SKYLIGHTS

Skylight Installation

Installing a skylight can bring sunshine and fresh air into any room. It will also help you save money on your utility bills. A study by Velux America has shown that houses using both vertical windows and skylights are dramatically more energy efficient. With sunlight streaming down from above, a room becomes not only better lit but warmer.

Types of Skylights:

When installing a skylight, first it’s important to choose the kind of skylight you want for your building. Here are a few options:

Fixed Skylight

Fixed skylights are among popular skylight. As the name implies, they are fixed into the roof and cannot be opened for ventilation. A fixed skylight is a good option if you don’t have any need or desire to open the skylight.

Curb-mounted Skylights

Curb-mounted skylights are also quite common. They look and function like a fixed skylight, but instead of being flush with the roof, they are installed on a lip or curb. These are a good option because they are easier to retrofit on a house and often more effective in preventing leaks.

Ventilated Skylight

Ventilated Skylights serve multiple functions. Like any other window, they bring light into the room, but they also serve as a great source of ventilation, especially in areas where ventilation is useful. A good use of a ventilated skylight would be a bathroom, where good lighting and ventilation is important but where privacy is a concern.

Skylight flashing

No skylight is complete without proper flashing. Think of skylight flashing as the protective border of the skylight. It is installed in pieces around the edges and provides the first line of defense between a building and the outside elements. It keeps air from escaping and water from seeping in. Without proper installation and maintenance of skylight flashing, damage can be done to a building in the form of rust and mold growth.

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    review rating 5  I just had a complete roof replacement done by Matt Zielinski and his team following an unfortunate lightning strike. It was a pleasure to work with Matt. He was prompt, professional, knowledgeable and trustworthy. He did everything he promised and went the extra mile to make sure my property and home were taken care of during the process. The team he sent to do the work was also prompt, careful and cleaned up each evening before leaving. They arrived early and stayed late to complete a week long project. I will highly recommend Matt and his team to my family, friends and associates.

    thumb Jill Wehmer
    10/08/2018

    review rating 5  After numerous attempts to get our roof issues resolved, we were so fortunate to stumble upon the Lifetime Roofing team. They knew just by looking at our home what needed to be done. We are so pleased with their expertise, experience and professionalism, particularly with an old South City house. Shout out to Doug and Chris for dealing with me! You made a not so fun event easy.....thank you so much

    thumb Jackie Tocco
    9/19/2018

    review rating 5  Fast, great service. Frank M came out to look at our roof, very courteous and personable. I have 3 dogs and a baby so he was very considerate of that. I would highly recommend and call again!

    thumb Tonya Wolf
    8/30/2018

 

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7834 Big Bend Blvd., Webster Groves, MO 63119