Category Archives: Condensation

Replace Skylight Glass

Why Replace? Needing to replace skylight glass is a typical skylight repair. There are a several reasons you may want to replace the glass. The most popular is the seals around the edge of each glass pane are past their lifetime and they allow moisture into the space between the inner and outer glass, causing … Continue reading Replace Skylight Glass

Fiber Bloom

Kalwall Fiber Bloom Fiberglass skylights are protected from the elements by a coating sometimes referred to as “gel coat”. The coating has a UV blockage component to help prevent the sun’s rays from damaging the fiberglass and causing fiber bloom. Fiberglass Gel Coat Unfortunately the coating applied to the exterior of the skylights by the … Continue reading Fiber Bloom

Skylight Inspection Trip

Why it pays to have an expert look at your skylight related problem We charge customers a fee, that varies depending upon your location, to inspect and bid the repair or replacement of your skylight. What is important to realize is that there are few knowledgeable people that really know how to fix a skylight … Continue reading Skylight Inspection Trip

Why Experience Counts in the Skylight World

How Condensated Glass Could Have Been Avoided Insulated Glass (IG) Units are assembled and sealed in a factory. Some manufacturers will install a breather tube that allows the glass to equalize the air pressure from where it was manufactured to the job site. The only problem is that some installers are not aware that they … Continue reading Why Experience Counts in the Skylight World

Florida Skylight Repair

Ponte Vedra Beach Glass Skylight Repair We will be replacing all the glass for a residential homeowner in the Ponte Vedra Beach area in March. Her large skylight that covers the entry has “fogged” glass and is unsightly. This condensated glass was manufactured by Alpen Glass and is so fogged they can hardly see through … Continue reading Florida Skylight Repair