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.

The No Leak Skylight

No Leak Promise—No Worries

10-year Hail Breakage Warranty


Fifth Wall
Design Tip

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.

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.

Federal Tax

Energy Perfomance

VCM/VS Energy Performance Models are the logical choice for any manual Fresh Air skylight installation.manual venting energy performance model
Energy performance models qualify for 30% federal tax credit, $730 average savings on product and installation for new skylight cut-in. In most cases skylights are free.

Choose from 5, In-stock, room darkening, double pleated, solar-powered blinds:Energy Efficient Room Darkening Blinds

Seasonal automation optimizes energy efficiency.

Experience a more comfortable home and lower energy bills by allowing the homeowner to control blind positioning or the system to automatically optimize energy performance based on outside conditions.


Velux VCM Curb Mounted

Fresh Air VCM Skylight

Roof Slope 0-60Required 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 14-60Suitable 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 Finsih

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 
$1,100 – $1,600
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