Unique Skylight Styles for Your Home

Natural light is the best kind for your home. Bathe all the rooms with filtered sunlight for a cheery effect. When you install unique skylights, you can create designs that match your home’s innate aesthetic, further personalizing your house.


  • The L-Shaped Skylight

Skylights are installed in ceilings and windows in walls. Well, until now that is. When you choose this option, a rectangular skylight blends seamlessly with a traditional window, creating a horizontal L-shape. Install more than one in a linear fashion for a truly unique room. This style skylight goes well in a sunroom, solarium, and above your indoor pool.

  • The Island Skylight

If your kitchen is the center of your home, it doesn’t have access to natural light. To escape the cost, and wasted space of a cupola, choose the island skylight. This long, rectangular window features hanging deflectors to naturally spread the sunlight throughout the room.

  • The Stagger Design

If you have a very large room with a peak, stagger traditional skylights, offset against each other. The effect is a stunning stream of rays from two directions. This design is perfect for an art gallery, as the reflections tend to come off the floor, instead of the walls.

  • The Circular Skylight

The circular skylight is easily the most unique of the bunch. Skylights are known for their right angles, although there’s nothing noteworthy about a circular wall window in a living room, attic, or bathroom. Why not circular skylights? You can even hang a chandelier to finish the look.

  • The Taper Design

If your home or office is more modern, you may prefer to veer away from the symmetry typically associated with skylights. Use all the space available, minimizing the size of triangular skylights as you work your way across the ceiling.


Whether you’re building a new home or renovating an older one, Superior Roofing Company of Georgia is the answer. Their creative use of skylights will flood your home with natural light. Superior Roofing doesn’t just do skylights. They repair and replace roofs, as well as chimney caps. Visit their website at www.superiorroofs.com, to see finished jobs and scroll through galleries of ideas. Peruse modern, traditional, and artistically inspired designs. Sign up to follow Superior Roofing’s blog and stay up-to-date on the most cutting edge products and deals. And then, call them at (770)279-2621 to schedule an appointment at your Buckwood, Alpharetta, Dunwoody, or Sandy Springs, Georgia house. Make your home into a work of art you’ll enjoy every day.