Skylight / Guides

Skylights can be problematic in a high performance home
Windows and doors

Are skylights an asset or a liability?

...skylight © Skylights Plus Instead of a skylight, consider a light well There is an alternative to skylights that you may be interested in exploring - ligh...

LEED Platinum Prefab Home Kits
LEED Homes

LEED Platinum Pre-fab Homes

...skylight, it will close automatically when it starts to rain, as well as open automatically if the temperature goes above 22C. An important part of certifying...

Earthship in Taos, New Mexico, shame they don't work in cold climates
Concept and design

Do Earthships work in cold climates?

...skylight and the hot air rushes out, creating a vacuum and drawing in fresh air through the earth tubes. If you intentionally release heat you worked hard to ...

Mixed interior room lighting
Lighting

Home lighting design

...Skylights It has often been said that there are two kinds of skylights; the ones that leak, and the ones that are GOING to leak. While not completely accurate...