SKYLIGHTS AND DAYLIGHTING
Skylights and Daylighting in Greater Boston & MetroWest
Going Green and Look Good Doing it.
Skylights are a wonderful addition to any home. While they are often thought of as an extravagance, they provide a number of benefits for the homeowners who choose to have them installed on their homes. There are many reasons to consider installing a skylight, including boosting your home’s curb appeal, increasing your home’s energy efficiency, providing ventilation to your home, and increasing the space in your home. Skylights are an aesthetically pleasing way to increase your home’s energy efficiency. If you’ve been looking for a way to increase your home’s energy efficiency and boost your curb appeal at the same time, a skylight is a great option to consider!
Save big on skylights when you replace your roof.
Warranty. Velux Skylights offer a ten-year “No Leak” warranty covering skylights and the installation against leaks for a full ten years.
Energy Efficiency. Velux Skylights come fitted with LoE3 coated glass in order to grant improved heat control year-round over other kinds of glass. The LoE3 glass is constructed to deflect heat and increase your home’s energy savings year-round. Read More.
Water Protection. Velux Skylights are specially designed to provide superior protection against leaks. They come fitted with three layers of water protection, including a deck seal, an adhesive underlayment, and a flashing system.
Energy Efficiency Tax Credit. Since 2008 several tax credit laws have been passed to help home and business owners acquire clean energy solutions. Combined, the Emergency Stabilization Act (2008), American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (2009), and the recent Reduction Act (2022) have provided up to 30% tax credits on the purchase and installation of qualified clean energy products.
What Should You Do?
- For tax purposes, homeowners should save the receipt and Manufacturer’s Certification Statement.
- Fill out the IRS Residential Energy Efficient Property Credit tax form 5695. Submit the form with your taxes.
O’LYN Roofing advises interested homeowners to speak to a tax professional regarding energy tax credits. Read More
Solar Tax Credit. Specific types of Velux models qualify for a tax credit for renewable energy between 22% and 30%, depending on the time of installation. The qualified models are eligible as long as the product is installed from January 1, 2022, through December 31, 2034.
- VELUX Solar Powered Fresh Air Skylights
- VELUX residential rigid Sun Tunnel with the solar night light
- VELUX Skylights with Go Solar
- Velux Solar Powered Blinds
Options Options Options…
- No Leak Skylight
- Roof Window Skylights
- Pan Flashed Skylight
- Sun Tunnel Skylights
- Solar Skylights
- Choose Blinds
- Choose Glass Type
For more information about our skylight and daylight tube options or any of our other services, please contact us at 1-877-289-6596 or online. We proudly service homes in Quincy, Waltham, Cambridge, Arlington, Boston, Framingham, Newton, Brockton, Somerville, Weston, Wellesley, Wayland, Sudbury, and nearby regions of Massachusetts.