Skylight windows are a gorgeous addition to any room in your home that also offers many different benefits than your standard windows. One of the most widely known benefits is the ability for skylight windows to allow light into your home. During the day you will have gorgeous sunlight distributed throughout your room and at night you will have a gorgeous view of the stars and the moon. When you have a skylight window in your home, it reduces the need for lamps and lights to be on constantly, helping you to reduce your energy bills. As an added benefit, skylight windows also provide your home with warmth from the sunlight, further decreasing your utility bills. Skylight windows are a very green choice for your home.
Skylight windows are available in a wide variety of shapes and styles including flat skylights and bubble skylights. Flat skylights resemble any other window in your home, while bubble skylights protrude out into your roof. There are also ventilating skylight windows that have the added benefit of allowing air circulation into your home.
Skylight windows are an improvement that increases your curb appeal as well as the resale value of your home. Easy to install, skylight windows can be installed on your own or by a licensed contractor. The cost of installation varies depending on the style you choose as well as the style of your roof.