As insulation properties of glazing have improved and will continue to do so a common concern has arisen – misting of the glass on the outside of your roof window for short periods of time. This is not caused by any defect of the window but a result of the increased insulation properties of modern glazing.
Dew starts forming when the temperature of the exterior glass reaches the dew-point temperature of the outside air. This is most common early morning and at night.
It can often be confusing which parts are what and where they are in the box when you receive your VELUX window. This post will show you exactly how your window and flashing will arrive in the packaging and where the parts are within the box.
All your parts will come in the one large window box, however the Top Cover (Part 6) is packaged in its own box at the head of the window and the Installation/Fixing Brackets are packaged in their own box at the bottom of the window.
Not sure which finish you want on your new windows? We offer 3 different high quality internal finish options to give the perfect feel to your living space.
Pine Finish The pine finish creates for a classic, reliable window which fits perfectly in those traditional homes. This finish is the cheapest of the three, however it still maintains the high VELUX quality finish. They are coated with protective layers of clear lacquer that help protect the wood against dirt and moistur...