FAQ Frequently Asked Questions About Skylights
How often do skylights need to be replaced in the average Hattiesburg MS home?
In Hattiesburg, Petal, Purvis and Sumrall skylights take a beating from the weather. most skylights will last 10 to 15 years maybe longer. The new Velux skylight and roof windows system will last much longer.
I have a standard 2X2 skylight on my Hattiesburg home, what are the different types of skylights that will fit my home?
Depending on the location of your skylights on your roof you have several options, the standard 2’ X 2’ Dome skylights are probably the most used skylights from the past. Velux makes several skylight options to replace the old standard 2’ X 2’ skylight. Call today and have a Matlock Roofing & Construction project manager come inspect your skylights and they can give you all of the options available.
My skylights are leaking now, do skylights always leak?
No, skylights do not always leak but in the past, it was very standard to use a much cheaper brand and the cheaper brands from the past we’re very prone to leak. If you buy the Velux skylight and have Matlock Roofing & Construction install your skylight with the Velux flashing kit you can receive the 10-year no leak warranty and have true Peace of Mind from Matlock Roofing & Construction and Velux.
My Hattiesburg home has been hit several times by hail, can the Velux skylights withstand hail hits?
It is true Hattiesburg MS and the surrounding areas have hail and windstorms often. The Velux skylights and roof windows are impact resistant and do carry a warranty against hail damage and breakage. You will not have anything to worry about from hail in the Hattiesburg area with your new Velux skylights.
Do roofers install skylights?
Yes, your Hattiesburg roofer is very capable of installing your Velux skylight. Matlock Roofing & Construction has repaired and replaced many skylights Hattiesburg and surrounding areas. During a new roof installation is a great time to replace your old leaky skylights.
How much do Velux Skylights and Roof windows cost in the Hattiesburg Mississippi market?
The only way to get an accurate price for a new Velux skylight is to have a project manager from Matlock Roofing & Construction come to your home and do a full roof inspection and measure out your skylights and see exactly which options you would like to use to replace your old skylights. Then your project manager will be able to give you an accurate price.