The Differences Between Glass and Acrylic Skylights

acrylic skylight to glass

The Pros and Cons of Glass and Acrylic Skylights Acrylic skylights were the standard skylights in the 1980’s, but in the early 2000’s companies, like the international company Velux, started mass producing glass skylights. The benefits of these newer glass skylights far outweigh the benefits from acrylic skylights. Cost Velux fixed skylight models are mass-produced for use around the …

Residential Skylights

Good Quality Residential Skylights There are many good quality residential skylights on the market but the best is the brand called Velux. Their products are versatile, reliable, and economical. They have many options for shades and ventilation and they now manufacturer every different type of skylight available. Call us for pricing anywhere in the United …

Skylight Domes

Acrylic or Plexiglas Glazing—Or Glass? Skylights have been utilizing acrylic domed skylights for many, many years. However, it is time for people to realize that glass makes a better skylight glazing material as long as the glass has a good slope, say around a 2 or 3/12 pitch. Glass is the future in skylight glazing …

Hail Season

We are entering the 2005 hail season here in Colorado Whenever I hear reports of severe hailstorms on the news or internet the first thing that we do at Skylight Specialists is make sure our customers can reach us by telephone. IS IT TIME TO PANIC?   Good question, keep reading for the answer. If …