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Maximise the impact of your extension with bifold doors

Maximise the impact of your extension with bifold doors

Posted on 24th October 2018

When you choose to enhance your home with an extension, you aren’t just gaining extra space. You’re opening yourself up to a whole new lifestyle. Thriving dinner parties, cosy movie nights and lazy lunches can all become a reality. So what’s the secret to making the most of your seamless new space? The addition of bi-folding doors. 

How to choose between bi-folding and sliding doors

How to choose between bi-folding and sliding doors

Posted on 2nd October 2018

When you invest in premium quality solutions for your home, you want them to be perfect. And for things to be perfect, you need to spend some time absorbing different ideas. Perhaps you head to a few trade shows or binge episodes of Grand Designs? However you find inspiration it’s easy to become overwhelmed as well as excited. 

Keep warm this winter: The ultimate guide to triple glazing

Keep warm this winter: The ultimate guide to triple glazing

Posted on 5th September 2018

From saving money on those pesky energy bills to keeping your family cosy, there’s plenty of reasons to invest in quality triple glazing this winter. But with all the technical jargon and shifty salesman around how can you be sure you’re investing in the perfect product?

Harness the power of feng shui with skylights

Harness the power of feng shui with skylights

Posted on 9th August 2018

You may be surprised, but adding a skylight into your home could be the first step to adding more serenity into your life. From letting in more natural light to helping you get more fresh air, your skylight can help bring calm into your hectic life.

Skylight showdown: flat skylight or roof lantern?

Skylight showdown: flat skylight or roof lantern?

Posted on 28th June 2018

With summer finally in full swing, you may be looking for ways to maximise light in your home while keeping rooms refreshingly cool. A skylight is a fantastic way to let light into a room, improve ventilation and increase the value of your property. But which style is right for your home?  

Choosing the best skylight for your extension

Choosing the best skylight for your extension

Posted on 1st June 2018

Offering complete creative control (and lower costs) thousands of people each year choose to manage their own renovations. From selecting a builder to choosing the finer details, embarking on a self-managed home project is the star of an exciting adventure. But with so many product options out there, how can you avoid feeling overwhelmed? That’s where we come in for skylights. 

Why every home needs an Ultraline flat rooflight

Why every home needs an Ultraline flat rooflight

Posted on 10th May 2018

When we embark on a home project we can’t help but to imagine that dream end result. But once the process starts, time constraints, design practicalities and shrinking budgets can cause those images to fade. Wouldn’t it be amazing if the final look matched exactly with the image in our minds?


Turn your house into a home with a skylight

Turn your house into a home with a skylight

Posted on 26th April 2018

While a few potted plants, some cosy throws and a lick of paint are a great quick fix, they aren’t always enough to create a warm and welcoming vibe. What can we do to make our house feel like a home? The answer’s easy - invest in a luxurious skylight. 

How to maintain your rooflight in three easy steps

How to maintain your rooflight in three easy steps

Posted on 12th April 2018

When a feature elevates the aesthetic of your home to such high standards, it’s only natural that you want to keep it in tip-top condition. While rooflights can be prone to dirt, pollution and rainwater, taking care of yours doesn’t have to be a chore. Here’s how to look after your rooflight to keep it looking as good as new, all year round. 

The correct pitch for a flat rooflight

The correct pitch for a flat rooflight

Posted on 31st March 2018

Your flat rooflight should enhance the look of your home - not cause problems to your property. That’s why it’s important to pitch your skylight properly when it’s installed. Pitch it incorrectly and you’ll experience pooling water and stained glass, pitch it correctly and you’ll enjoy glorious views and natural light all year round. Here’s how to get it right, first time. 

Should you add a vent to your lantern roof?

Should you add a vent to your lantern roof?

Posted on 15th March 2018

A lantern roof with an opening vent is your secret weapon to welcoming fresh air and natural light in, while keeping stale air and unwanted heat out. In this article, we’ll help you decide if this type of skylight is right for your home.

Every room can benefit from the magic of skylights

Every room can benefit from the magic of skylights

Posted on 21st February 2018

Few home features can offer the wow-factor of a skylight. Pulling you out of the gloom and into the light, a skylight can help to improve air quality, maximise natural light and offer gorgeous views from above. From the bathroom to the attic, here’s how a skylight can give a new lease of life to every room.

How an access rooflight with terrace can add value to your home

How an access rooflight with terrace can add value to your home

Posted on 6th February 2018

Every home should be beautiful and functional, with a little extra wow-factor thrown in for good measure. A roof terrace with access rooflight can help you achieve all this – and increase the value of your property too. 

Skylights leak or condensation: How to diagnose your glass roof

Skylights leak or condensation: How to diagnose your glass roof

Posted on 31st January 2018

To get the best out of your skylights day after day, it’s important to maintain them. While regular cleaning is often the answer, it’s when water begins to drip from your glass roof that further action may be needed.

New roof? Should I replace my skylight too?

New roof? Should I replace my skylight too?

Posted on 7th January 2018

If the time has come to invest in a new roof, you may already be dreading the questions you need to ask yourself. What type of tile do you need? Do you want a different angle of slope? What colour of guttering will match? With so many things to remember, it’s easy to overlook space for your old skylight in the upgraded structure. In this article, we’re exploring whether a new roof means it’s time for a new skylight and the factors you need to consider. 

How many windows do I need for my room?

How many windows do I need for my room?

Posted on 28th December 2017

If you’re considering a home renovation this winter, your mind may already be on a new colour scheme and how it’s going to feel to finally sit on your perfect sofa. If you’re caught up in dreams of the ideal space, remember one important factor that many people overlook – natural light. 

In this article, we’re looking at how many windows you need to bring warmth and brightness into a room and some clever solutions to make the most of it throughout the day.

Say hello to the revolutionary Korniche glass lantern

Say hello to the revolutionary Korniche glass lantern

Posted on 13th December 2017

Every now and again a product comes along that changes the landscape. One which seamlessly marries together traditional features and contemporary settings, helping to enhance your home like the Korniche lantern roof.

In this article, we’d like to introduce you to the innovative Korniche glass lantern.

Five ways to maximise light in your extension

Five ways to maximise light in your extension

Posted on 27th November 2017

A home extension naturally gives your home more space, more air and a better flow from room to room. Instead of settling for basic windows, why not give your new space three times more natural light* and all the benefits that come with this?

A skylight is the ultimate addition to any extension, can be your secret weapon to brightening your spaces and improving ventilation throughout your home. Here’s five ways a new skylight can help you to maximise light and help your extension look fantastic: 

Spend this Christmas under a roof lantern skylight

Spend this Christmas under a roof lantern skylight

Posted on 8th November 2017

From time with family and friends to a well-deserved rest, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year in so many ways. As we get into the season and you start to dream about dressing your rooms, now is also the perfect time to look at some permanent changes that will give your home that festive magic all year round… 

A roof lantern skylight allows natural light to cascade down and offers you a sky full of stars on those clear winter nights. Here’s why investing in a roof lantern skylight now will bring a bit of extra sparkle to your Christmas. 

Discover your perfect conservatory style skylight

Discover your perfect conservatory style skylight

Posted on 19th October 2017

Conservatories are universally loved throughout the UK. From huge extra rooms where lavish Christmas parties take place to the perfect light-filled reading snug, they come in many shapes and sizes. 

To add the perfect finishing touch to your conservatory, big or small, it’s worth considering a skylight. Skylights allow natural light to cascade down on your space, giving you a room that’s brighter, lighter and more airy, even on the dullest of days.

Solar glass: why you should upgrade

Solar glass: why you should upgrade

Posted on 1st October 2017

When you add skylights to your home, you can instantly feel the benefits of natural light. Skylights help to illuminate those darker corners while bringing warmth to cold spaces. But in the summer, this benefit can become a bit of burden if you find that your rooms are getting too hot, too quickly. This is where solar glass can help. In this article, we’ll explain how the glass works and some of the benefits of using it instead of traditional glass.

Rooflight security: key things you need to know

Rooflight security: key things you need to know

Posted on 20th September 2017

Adding a new rooflight to your home is a brilliant way to bring light and air into your home, while creating the illusion of more space in smaller rooms. And with so many designs, colours, finishes and glass types to choose from, you may feel spoilt for choice.

What are all the options available for flat roof?

What are all the options available for flat roof?

Posted on 2nd September 2017

If you’re thinking about adding a skylight to your property, there are a number of considerations you need to bare in mind. From the style of the frame to the positioning in your room, the right skylight can bring all the benefits of natural light into your home. But what if your property has a flat roof? 

Do you need double or triple glazing for your skylight?

Do you need double or triple glazing for your skylight?

Posted on 17th August 2017

If you’re looking to add a new skylight to your property, there’s a number of important questions you need to consider – such as what style of skylight will best suit your home? What colour of finish will match your roofing tiles? But one area that often causes confusion with our customers is whether you need double or triple glazing for your home.

How to design a bedroom with a skylight.

How to design a bedroom with a skylight.

Posted on 1st August 2017

Your principal bedroom (or master bedroom) should be your personal slice of luxury. Where the rest of your home is designed around family life, your principal bedroom should give you a relaxing space where you can unwind after a long day.

Managing planning permission for skylight.

Managing planning permission for skylight.

Posted on 29th June 2017

Your home is your castle – and bringing natural light into every space is a perfect way to show off its unique characteristics. From your kitchen to your bathroom, a skylight will let natural light flood into every corner, filling your home with the health benefit that comes with it. 


Natural light: bringing joy to you everyday.

Natural light: bringing joy to you everyday.

Posted on 24th May 2017

If there’s one thing that ties most people together in the UK, it’s our thirst for warm sunlight.

It's time to see your home in a new light.

It's time to see your home in a new light.

Posted on 11th May 2017

Light has the unrivalled ability to transform your home. From throwing open the blinds on a dull day to lounging in your favourite chair in the warm, afternoon sunshine, light can naturally change the look and feel of a room. 

5 reasons to include roof lights in your new extension.

5 reasons to include roof lights in your new extension.

Posted on 26th April 2017

When designing your new extension, it's essential to bear in mind natural light, ventilation, temperature control, thermal efficiency and aesthetics. Roof lights do the trick.

Aluminium skylight vs. uPVC skylight - 5 key differences.

Aluminium skylight vs. uPVC skylight - 5 key differences.

Posted on 11th April 2017

In this article, we compare the two most popular skylight materials.

Do I need to worry about the height of my lantern roof?

Do I need to worry about the height of my lantern roof?

Posted on 30th March 2017

It's not only the width and length of your new skylight you need to consider.

3 key things to look for in your skylight supplier.

3 key things to look for in your skylight supplier.

Posted on 17th March 2017

Quality, lead time and price.

How to measure for your new flat roof skylight.

How to measure for your new flat roof skylight.

Posted on 1st March 2017

The question we get asked on every order.

Our new aluminium lantern skylight.

Our new aluminium lantern skylight.

Posted on 17th February 2017

More thermally efficient, slim and cost effective than ever!

The Flat Skylight Revolution!

The Flat Skylight Revolution!

Posted on 2nd February 2017

Fixed, opening, walk-on or circular? The choice is yours! 

5 things you should consider when choosing your next skylight roof.

5 things you should consider when choosing your next skylight roof.

Posted on 24th January 2017

In this article, we highlight the five most important factors we think you should be factoring in when choosing your next skylight roof.

Our skylights installed along with bi-fold doors by Kent customer.

Our skylights installed along with bi-fold doors by Kent customer.

Posted on 9th January 2017

If there’s one thing we know about supplying skylights, it’s that our customers can never have enough natural light.

Explore our roof lanterns as Winter sets in.

Explore our roof lanterns as Winter sets in.

Posted on 25th November 2016

As the cold British winter gets a hold, we'd like to remind you of the thermal performance of our Atlas roof lanterns.

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