VELUX Fresh Air Skylight

Whether you’re looking to add one of the “Fresh Air” skylights or a model geared more towards small spaces, we’ve got all the options and information you need to make a decision.

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bring in cool breezes
with Fresh Air

VELUX VCM/VS Manual Venting Skylight

Benefits of VCM/VS skylights:

Manual Fresh Air Skylight are a cost-effective way to add natural light and fresh air into your home.

They’re ideal for freshening up kitchens and bathrooms, but they can be installed in a variety of spaces.

Easy to open, easy to use.

The manual skylights are easily opened and closed with VELUX control rods when installed out of reach. A smooth turning handle is available when skylights are installed within reach.

Installation costs will vary according to the number of skylights, skylight size and your ceiling type.

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Clean, Quiet, and Safe Glass

All VCM and VS skylights come standard with Clean, Quiet & Safe glass.

Energy performance and tax savings all in one box.

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All Solar

VCM/VS Go Solar Models are the logical choice for any manual Fresh Air skylight installation.

When you Go Solar and add any solar blind to a fixed or manual skylight, your entire purchase and installation becomes a solar system eligible for a 26% tax credit.


to any model

In-stock solar-powered blinds:

Room darkening blinds:

  • 1045 White
    1045 White
  • 1155 Beige
    1155 Beige
  • 1158 Grey
    1163 Grey
  • 1164 Grey Melange
    1164 Grey Melange
  • 1164 Dark Sand
    1164 Dark Sand

Light filtering blinds:

  • 1016 White
    1016 White
  • 1259 Classic Sand
    1259 Classic Sand
  • 1275 Natural
    1275 Natural
  • 1282 Dark Grey
    1282 Dark Grey
  • 1286 Jeans Blue
    1286 Jeans Blue

Velux VCM Curb Mounted

Fresh Air VCM Skylight
Roof Slope 0-60

Required for roof slopes less than 14° or 3:12.
VCM skylights are perfect for replacing existing curb mounted skylights and new installations on a roof with a low pitch.

They come in seven sizes with a daylight area from 2.7-13.1 sq. ft.

Velux VS Deck Mounted

Fresh Air VS Skylight
Roof Slope 14-60

Suitable for roof slopes equal or greater than 14° or 3:12.
VS skylights are perfect for replacing existing deck mounted skylights and new installations on a roof with an average to steep pitch.

They come in ten sizes with a daylight area from 2.3 to 10.7 sq. ft.

High-Quality Finish

High-Quality Finish

Factory pre-finished white frames and sashes provide for a high-quality finish that eliminates the need for secondary trips by a painter.

3 Layers of Protection

3 Layers of Protection
  1. Deck seal.
  2. Adhesive underlayment.
  3. Engineered flashing.

Neat® Glass

Clean, quiet and safe glass is standard.

Stays cleaner, longer and is up to 50% quieter than ordinary glass. Laminated for out of reach applications.

VELUX VCM/VS Average Costs

Installation costs will vary according to the skylight model, number of skylights and your ceiling type.

These price ranges are for installation of a new, single skylight, including labor for interior drywall and exterior finish work or for replacing an existing skylight with interior trim.

$2.000 – $2,600
$1480 – $1925

$1,100 – $1,600
$825 – $1200

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