Velux balcony roof window are located on roofs on buildings to give light to rooms that do not get much natural sunlight. Skylights add light and style to a room. They are either fixed or ventilation, which means they can either, is opened or closed. Sometimes a skylight can get too much light into a room. It can be impossible to sit in the room on sunny summer days. A roof rack is an option to deal with the exhausting sun. A roof door can limit the sun entering the room and keep it cooler at home at the same time.
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Use a ladder to climb on the roof. Run a tape measure from the right to the left side of the velux balcony roof window. Write down the width of the skylights. Run a tape measure from the top of the roof window to the bottom and write down the measured value for the length of the skylight. Buy the roof door from a local hardware store. Note the color of your roof shingles before purchasing the lid and choose a fabric that matches your shingles.
Load the right size fabric roof cover over the velux balcony roof window. Linda harness fitted with a roof rack around the skylight so that it enters the skylight. Loop the belt through the buckle and pull it over the roof rack as you would pull a belt. Cut out excess fabric with a knife. Score the fabric around the entire circumference and pull apart by hand. Repeat the process, if necessary, to remove some of the fabric. Drive your hands around the perimeter of the skylight and check if there are spaces between the ceiling and the roof hatch.