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3 Reasons to Install a Glass Roof Light

48_Glass Rooflights.png Natural sunlight is one of the most desirable features in any home or commercial building and installing roof lights has become one of the most popular ways to introduce more natural light into buildings around the UK. Here are just three of the reasons to use glass in any roof light design.
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Common Concerns About Roof Lights Answered

49_29_29_Xtralite_FinchleyRd_Walkon Internal.jpg Due to the poor roof light technology that has been used in the past, many people have concerns about installing them and think that they can be costly in the future once they start to deteriorate. At Xtralite, we have worked to prevent once common problems from occurring. Here are some of the concerns we've come across throughout our history to help you answer questions and dispel myths for future projects.
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When clear glazing is not clear cut

47_SIZED FOR WEB Xtralite_-SJ6_2278-250x250.jpg Clear glazing has been most commonly specified in rooflight solutions over the years and has, in the main, fulfilled the requirements of installers and end users.
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What is the difference between a roof light, skylight and roof window?

46_shutterstock_121493572.jpg Roof lights, skylights and roof windows have all become terms associated with a variety of products. All three are becoming increasingly popular as a means to maximise space, natural light and offer an energy efficient solution. Here’s a quick guide to help you tell the difference between the three types of system.
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