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Skylights For Better Living

A skylight is sure to be a much-loved addition to any room of your home or office. Allowing natural light to flood your homes interior during the day and a view of the stars at night, skylights make a gorgeous statement at every hour. 

Style Options
There are a variety of options when it comes to skylights, no matter what look you're hoping to achieve, there is a skylight out there that will accommodate your interests. There are Operable units that vent to allow for more airflow and Stationary units. There are Plastic and Glass, Pyramind, Domed and Flat, Tinted and Clear, limitless varitey. And with the rise of clean, green energy, Solar Operable units are also available to increase your homes energy efficient potenial. I guess you could say, the sky really is the limit! resize 43 3

Choosing the Right One
Before you make your decision, it is a good idea to set up an appointment to talk with a professional roofing contractor about what your options are and if they're going to work best for your home year-round. If you already have skylights and it's time to replace them (or simply want to upgrade) you'll want to ask about color and material options. Set up an appointment and the Estimator can bring samples of skylights for you to view. If you're looking to cut in skylights, you'll want to confirm that the Roofer will do that work themselves, if they don't, you'll want to contact a reputable General Contractor to get that work taken care while you plan for the installation to follow. During your appointment with the Roofer, you'll want to ask where the best location for placement will be, what color will let in your ideal amount of light, the benefits of glass to plastic and fixed to operable and warranty information. A knowledgeable roofer should be able to answer all of these questions for you throughout the process. 

Boost your sellers rate resize 40
if you’re planning to put your home on the market, skylights are well known to be very beneficial in boosting your sellers rate. The aesthetic benefits of skylights speak for themselves, and most homeowners can agree that while looking to buy, that homes with skylights created brighter, more open spaces, which definitely caught their eye.  

Energy Efficiency
Skylights are a beautiful way to help add extra light and warmth to your home or office without resize 41 2running up the electrical bill. By allowing the sun to warm and illuminate the home you'll rely on electrical lighting less, so you're sure to see a reduction in your energy bill.

If you're thinking of adding or upgrading a skylight for your home, give the experts at C&J Roofing Co., Inc. a call today! With 35 years of custom skylight installation experience under our belts, we can make your skylight dreams a reality! Call us at (650) 583-5998 today or request a quote today for your FREE ESTIMATE!