Archive for April 25th, 2017

Skylight or Suntube Which Is Right for You?


There is no debate that when it comes to lighting your home, natural sunlight is the king. It is cheaper, more environmentally friendly, and can even help to improve your mood. In fact, before the advent of electricity, houses were built to increase the flow of sunlight. Everything from the placement of windows to the inclusion of a sun room was done in order to maximize light.

Today, the two most popular ways of introducing more sunlight into your home are Solar Tubes and Skylights. Of the two, Skylights are more conventional. Essentially, they are windows built into your roof, allowing light to filter in.

Solar tubes (also called suntubes) are a little different. Made from sheet metal, the tubes create small, Learn more ...