Quality roof lights also offer protection from the sun

Research has shown that spending too much time indoors away from natural light can have a detrimental effect on mood. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is well known in the northern hemispheres where daylight time can be shortened dramatically during winter months. It can affect natural sleeping rhythms, and in the case of working environments, motivation is decreased. Workers in dark offices tended to be less productive than those workers who got plenty of natural light. All in all, it’s obvious that the more natural light you can get into a space, the better. Continue reading

Skylights provide an excellent source of natural light

Welcome to Direct Rooflights. We’re an expert manufacturer and supplier of skylights in the UK with more than sixty years of background in the business. If you’re in search of a company who can provide top quality hatches and skylights in the UK, we can help you. We guarantee to provide a quick turn around on your project, no matter how large or small your requirements.

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Over the years we have worked with all types of clients nationwide including professional roofers, builders and the general public. Since we manufacture our products ourselves, you’ll save money and receive a fast and convenient service from us – no need to shop around for the sizes or types of skylights you need; we can supply everything you require.

We want to make sure we only provide our clients with the very best. This is why we test our Premier Range items by three separate means – testing for non fragility by the British Research Establishment, ensuring the products are fully compliant with building regulations and they are also Hot Box tested to ensure the items are of optimum quality.

pyramid rooflightOur products, including both our rooflights and kerbs, are manufactured using the highest quality materials including UPVC and polycarbonate. They are also equipped with thermally efficient UPVC upstands, so you can save money on your energy bills and won’t have to worry about losing heat.

Our skylights are available ready assembled, which means they are easy to fit, and they come complete with a 12 month warranty for your peace of mind. We’re confident that you won’t find a finer selection of skylights in the UK or anywhere else, so why not get in touch with us and find out what we can do for you? We can even offer non-standard sizes, all at unbeatable prices.

A well established supplier of roof lights in the UK

When Direct Rooflights began over sixty years ago we set out on an unfaltering mission to become a trusted and respected supplier of roof lights and other products to every possible consumer out there. We were undeterred by limitations and we have spent over half a century evolving into a company that delivers an unrivalled standard of quality items to domestic and residential customers along with reputable roofers and many professionals within the construction sector. Continue reading

Roof lights are a brilliant way of getting natural light into your home

With regards to the layout and structure of a building it can often be the case that the use of conventional windows proves difficult. A fantastic solution to this problem is the utilisation of roof lights. The rooflight is an exceptionally effective way of introducing natural and beautiful rays of light into your property. When people undertake barn conversions the implementation of roof lights is commonly the only option available as uncompromising planning laws can prohibit fresh insertion of openings. There is great importance placed in the character and integrity of certain buildings and locations and in an attempt to show the necessary respect and adhere to regulations the all encompassing solution can be found in the installation of roof lights. Continue reading