What is a Velux Skylight And What Are Some Of Your Options?

What is a Velux Skylight And What Are Some Of Your Options?

Velux Skylights are a great way to add natural light to your home or to even get fresh air in your home. The great thing about a Velux skylight is that in some cases you don't need to use your electricity. You can get that natural light in which helps you save money and energy. Velux has a couple different options for skylights. Below are a few skylights they offer along with their benefits. Looking for a specific model please reach out to sales@jacesupply.com if you don't see it on our website. We can help you find what you need.


Solar Powered Fresh Air Skylights:

The Solar Powered Fresh Air Skylight is available for both deck and curb mount installations. This Solar powered fresh air  skylight has a solar panel that captures available daylight and uses that daylight to recharge a highly efficient, fully concealed battery powered operator and control system. This operator is the power source that opens and closes the skylight. With this skylight there is no need for electrical wiring during installation.

Solar Powered Fresh Air Skylights

Electric Fresh Air Skylights:

Electric fresh air skylights can be for both deck and curb mount installations, the VELUX Electric Fresh Air skylight is the perfect day light solution for overhead applications. This electric fresh air skylight allows for abundant natural light, and with the touch of a button, opens to let in fresh air. The great news is if you forget to close it, it has a rain sensor that will shut the skylight for you.

Electric Fresh Air Skylights

Manual Fresh Air Skylights:

Manual fresh air skylights are for both deck and curb mount installations, the Velux Manual Fresh Air skylight allows any home to allow what nature has to offer. It can Open for maximum fresh air, and can can help to contribute to a home's proper moisture balance and comfort level by allowing stale, humid air to be released.

Manual Fresh Air Skylights

Fixed Skylights:

VELUX fixed skylights are perfect for visually expanding areas such as hallways, stairwells, and other closed-in, dark spaces that can be transformed with light and sky views. They provide an economical choice in creating a spacious home that is filled with natural light.

Fixed Skylights


The SkyMax Skylight can span up to 10 feet. The benefit of this skylight is that it can double the square footage of standard flat glass skylights without losing thermal efficiency.


Flat Roof Skylights:

 VELUX Flat Roof Skylights are designed to meet the growing demand for skylights in homes with flat or low-pitch roofs.

Flat Roof Skylights

Architectural Series:

 Architectural Series offers lightweight, metal-framed structural skylights that come in a fully customizable, extensive line of configurations, finish colors, and glass options. It has an adaptable range to help you create stunning daylight designs for your home.

Architectural Series

E-Class Skylights:

E-Class Skylights deliver more light per opening and install in roughly 1/3 of the time as other skylights thanks to their patented one-piece extrusion. For maximum energy efficiency, E-Class Skylights' standard glass meets Energy Star requirements and feature condensation control. 

E-Class Skylights

How do you know which installation is right for you? The Velux fresh air skylights come in both deck mounted and curb mounted styles. Your skylight installer will let you know what is the best option for you. 


Velux Deck mounted & Curb mounted Styles

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