FAQ

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What's the difference between a skylight and a Velux?

VELUX is the leading brand of roof windows, A skylight is a sort of roof window. VELUX Roof Windows are all manually operated, so they're best for in-reach applications. VELUX Skylights, on the other hand, can be solar, electric, or manually operated.

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Do I need permission to put in a Velux window?

The majority of people will not require planning permission for a VELUX roof window or any other permitted development in their roof space. To be certain of this it is advisable to contact your local planning authority.

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How much does it cost to install a roof window?

The price of installing a skylight can vary greatly, depending on the type of skylight and whether you complete the work yourself or hire a professional. The average price range is typically somewhere between £900 and £2,300, with the national average being approximately £1,500.

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Are roof windows a good idea?

Rooftop windows and skylights can give a number of advantages to homeowners. They can increase the overall value (equity) of your home, and they can solve certain issues in stuffy, cold or dark rooms. The biggest benefit of skylights is how they let natural light into your space. And with that light comes solar heat.

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How long should it take to fit a Velux window?

A Velux window installation is a simple home improvement project and will usually take between one or two days depending on the number of windows you are having installed and where they are located

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Can you have electric windows?

Velux has both Electric and Solar options for their windows depending on the model you own now, you may be able to upgrade or have to get a newer model. There is a long wait on Electric Velux Models as they are in high demand but are highly convenient

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