A rooflight is a glazed unit that is typically fitted within a flat roof or if installed on a pitched roof, it is a fitted out of plane with the level of the tiling. Rooflights often use a kerb system when fitted on flat roofs to enable enough height for water to run off. This type of window is available in a large variety of designs to help brighten and suit the style of any room in the house. Rooflights are a great way to achieve additional natural daylight in a room without having to request planning permission beforehand. This is because it is agreed that rooflights do not need to alter the overall aesthetics of the building.
Skylights more commonly refer to windows that are installed on traditional style pitched roofs but can also indicate bespoke units installed on flat roofs. These glazed units are often extremely different depending on the type of roof that they are to be installed on. This is why the term skylight is often considered as very broad. Skylights are available in a range of different styles in order to meet the requirements of many different homeowners. As well as offering a significant amount of natural daylight, this type of window is often fitted with an electric motor to ventilate the room also.
Aesthetically Pleasing – A skylight provides a beautiful window to the sky and can change the entire atmosphere of your room. Fresh Air – A venting skylight can provide fresh air to a room. They can help with natural cooling through venting in summer months or in places that stay warm all year round.
A glass roof light is a roof skylight that is installed on your rooftop enabling natural light to enter the space through a translucent glass. It is usually used for ventilation and daylighting purposes. Our skylight range gives you twice as much light as vertical windows. A rooflight adds value to a home and can completely transform a room. It has its advantages and disadvantages. These days, more people are looking at this option to add more comfort and fresh air, as well as to make their places more energy efficient.
Seamless design Price match guarantee Strict independent testing High-quality durable materials A wide range of standard rooflights with excellent thermal performance Great variety of size combinations including standard sizes and bespoke sizes Trained experts in glazing and glass Next-day delivery for orders made by 1 pm; standard delivery time for other size and specification flat rooflights - 3-5 working days Cost effective service We offer a range of flat roof options for you. Think skylights for flat roofs with clear toughened glass top pane sealed with toughened Low-E glass, opening rooflights, fixed rooflights, and more, to achieve a centre pane 1.1 u-value. When installed the right way, rooflights look amazing and classy. We work with the most professional and reliable suppliers in the market. That’s why the materials we use are of the best quality, capable of withstanding years of wear and tear. This way, not only do we help you achieve the desired aesthetic but we save you lots of money in the long run as well.