Installing Skylights

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Skylight and New Roof
How to Install a Skylight

Read this article for advice on installing skylights.

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When Is It Time for a Dome Skylight Replacement?

A dome skylight replacement is not too difficult.

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Skylight Windows: How to Install New Skylights and Repair Simple Leaks

Skylights are an affordable way to bring additional light into a home, and fully functional skylights

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Install a Skylight 6 - Opening the Roof

The thought of cutting a hole in your roof needn't conjure up images of dripping water destroying your

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Install a Skylight 3 - Tools and Materials Checklist

Tools: Level Square Crowbar Tin Snips Drill Bits Caulking Gun

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Install a Skylight 1 - Introduction

If you're considering installing a skylight yourself, be sure to read the following complete project

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How to Seal a Skylight Window

Eliminate the possibility of your skylight leaking.

A room with skylights.
What Is the Difference Between a Dome and Flat Skylight?

A dome skylight angles up towards the outside of the roof.

tubular skylight with small curved glass above tube
Tubular Skylight by ODL

ODL tubular skylights bring natural daylight into any room.

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Install a Skylight 8 - Installing and Flashing the Skylight

Position the skylight for best interior effects.

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Skylight Window Sealing: Mistakes to Avoid

It's an affordable way to bring in some additional light.

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Install a Skylight 5 - Building a Curb

Before cutting, build a curb, or box frame, for your window.

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How to Repair Jammed Motorized Skylight Shades

What to look for when fixing Motorized skylight shades.

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Tubular Skylights - FAQs

They can bring light into small spaces.

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Install a Skylight 7 - Determining Framing Requirements

Carefully examine the structure of the roof.

How to Seal Skylight Windows

Sealing skylight windows prevents water leaks.

a skylight in a white bedroom
How to Repair a Cracked Skylight Window

A skylight window adds a great dimension to any room.

A small skylight lets natural light shine in from the ceiling.
How to Seal a Leaking Skylight Window

Enjoy a skylight for the natural glow it lets into your house, not the water.