Solatube vs. Competitors

How do Solatube Daylights stand up against traditional lighting and skylights?

Solatube vs Traditional Skylights

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How do Solatube Daylights stand up against traditional lighting and skylights?

High Performace. Brighter Results.

Solatubes deliver more quality daylight than traditional skylights and have remarkable results. Our advanced devices are cost-effective, provide enhanced lighting, and can be installed in any room of your home.

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Brilliant Light Without Electricity

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Consistent Light Year-Round

Lifetime Labor Warranty Against Leaks

Industry Leading Products and Installation

Solatube vs Skylights

High Performace. Brighter Results.

Solatubes deliver more quality daylight than traditional skylights and have remarkable results. Our advanced devices are cost-effective, provide enhanced lighting, and can be installed in any room of your home.

Solatube Installation Time

Brilliant Light Without Electricity

Solatube Installation Time

Consistent Light Year-Round

Lifetime Labor Warranty Against Leaks

Industry Leading Products and Installation

Natural Daylight vs. Electric Lights

Naturally Brilliant

Solatube® tubular daylight devices turn dark spaces into places you love. And unlike traditional ceiling fixtures, they provide consistent, natural light while using absolutely no electricity.

Solatube®
  • Bright, Natural Daylight
  • Uses No Electricity
  • Even Light Distribution
  • Zero Carbon Output
  • Virtually Maintenance-Free
Electric Lighting
  • Artificial Bulbs
  • Requires Power to Work
  • Lights a Smaller Area
  • Increases Power Usage
  • Time to Change the Light Bulb

Solatube® vs. Traditional Skylights

Solatube®
  • Consistent Light All Day
  • Superior Light Output
  • Virtually Leak-Proof
  • Energy Star Rated for Minimal Solar Heat Gain
  • Solar Nightlight & Dimmer Options
  • Fast, Non-Invasive Installation
  • Affordable Solution
Traditional Skylights
  • Light Pattern Shifts with the Sun
  • Focused Light in Small Area
  • Prone to Leaking
  • Can Make the Room Too Hot or Cold Based on Changing Weather
  • No Dimmer or Nighttime Option
  • Major Construction Project
  • High Installation Cost

Solatube vs. Traditional Skylights

More Light Year-Round

Traditional skylights only deliver a certain amount of sunlight without being able to accommodate shifting light patterns. Our specialized optical dome improves light performance by capturing and modifying light, reflecting it through a tube, and delivering brilliant, natural light to your living space.

Solatube® vs. (L)imitations

Solatube®
  • 99.7% Reflective Materials
  • Premium Glass & Materials
  • Even Sunlight Collection All Day
  • 25+ Years in Business
  • Installation by Experienced Professionals
  • Solar-Powered Dimmer & Nightlight Options
Competitors
  • Up to 98% Reflective Materials
  • High-Quality Glass & Plastics
  • Inconsistent Sunlight Collection
  • Varied Business History
  • DIY or Hire Expensive Contractors
  • Possible Nightlight Options
Online Store Imitations
  • Lower Reflectivity
  • Cheap Plastic Construction
  • Inconsistent Sunlight Collection
  • Where Did They Come From?
  • You're On Your Own
  • No Options Available

Superior Products with Professional Installation

Solatube products are well-known and trusted among homeowners and industry professionals alike. And it’s no secret that our daylight devices produce far greater light than traditional skylights, are cost-effective and environmentally friendly, and deliver homeowners a healthier alternative to traditional lighting options.

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Change Your Light.
Change Your Life.

Solatube® Daylight Skylights
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Change Your Light.
Change Your Life.

Solatube® Daylight Skylights
turn dark places into
spaces you love.

Free Estimate