Custom Ridge Skylight Install in Bolinas

Custom Ridge Skylight Install in Bolinas

Today the crew installed a custom ridge skylight in Bolinas.  It was approximately 12 feet long x 6  feet wide and consisted of six lites of white laminated glass over lowe tempered glass. It was a standard bronze aluminum frame from Royalite and sat on top of a raised curb flashed onto a composition shingle roof. Check out the photos …

Glass Replacement: Old Steel Skylight

Glass Replacement: Old Steel Skylight

Replacing glass in older skylights is a unique challenge.  We recently changed out broken laminated glass in a steel skylight.   We typically do not see skylight designed this way due to changes in energy codes but sometimes just a pane or two in an old skylight is broken and requires glass replacement.   In order to replace skylight glass …

Types of Skylights

Skylights allow light to penetrate into a structure and can also provide ventilation.  There are a number of different skylights on the market, ranging from standard size curb dimensions to completely custom engineered systems.  We main brands we deal with are Velux, Royalite, TruFrame, and Okeeffe’s.  The images below all show one type of skylight which is a curb mount.  There are also …