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Skylight/Light Tube Topics

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673 - New fixed/vented skylights are stylish, efficient with remote controls
Update Bulletin Description
- Buyer's guide of 11 skylight manufacturers listing frame materials (vinyl clad, aluminum clad, fiberglass, vinyl, aluminum), shapes with illustrations (rectagular, square, dome, custom shapes, diamond-shaped, etc.), flashing and glazing options, accessories available, features, prices, sizing chart, illustrations of several models and instructions for making a skylight lightwell.
Homeowner Benefits: Much more natural light, rooms appear larger, view of the sky and stars, lower electric bills


920 - DIY skylight tube kits brighten room, install quickly
Update Bulletin Description
- Buyer's guide of the 8 best skylight tube kit manufacturers showing tube materials, roof dome materials, indoor diffuser materials, diameters availabe, design type, warranties, features, installation details, prices and many illustrations.
Homeowner Benefits: Simple to install, bright natural light, food and colors look better under natural light, lower electric bills