Ed’s Home Design Project – Brighten Up With A Skylight

Want to transform a dull humdrum room into something special? Installing a skylight could be the answer – skylights have the ability to provide 5 times more natural light than a window of similar size.

My kitchen was very dull, due to the fact the house next door was a two-story, which left my kitchen window in the shadows most of the day.

I decided to install a skylight for two reasons. First and foremost to allow as much light to enter the kitchen as possible. Second, to save on energy costs.

Installing a skylight will reduce the use of electricity in any season. In summer you can reduce your air conditioning expenses by allowing the hot air in your room to rise and escape through your skylight. Continue reading