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Chroma Skylight Tube

Skylight Tube

Model #2014ST

Availability: In stock

Regular Price: $449.00

Special Price: $349.00

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Innovative square tubular skylight tunnels clean natural light through your attic with an eight foot reflective flexible tube. Hail resistant polycarbonate roof lens and dual pane internal design provide maximum energy efficiency.

Skylight Tube Before and After
Skylight Tube 2014ST

 

 

Add sunlight to any room in your house

The Chroma Skylight Tube from U.S. Sunlight adds clean natural light to any room in your house while also enhancing the appearance of your roofline.

With our revolutionary new low-profile square dome design, you are no longer restricted to "hiding" traditional round bubble tube lights to the backside of your house—Show off your upgraded roof appearance with our attractive and functional Skylight Tube.

 

Tunnel light into hard-to-reach areas of your home

Different from standard skylights, our Skylight Tube allows you to capture light above your roof and tunnel it to just about any location in your house. Our double-paned leakproof design provides clean, bright sunlight with the peace of mind that your roof, attic and ceiling will remain protected.

 

Flexible Tube SkylightEasy Installation

No reframing or major structural alterations are necessary to install a Skylight Tube. An installation professional should be able to install the product in about two hours and a do-it-yourselfer in an afternoon. For U.S. Sunlight recommended preferred installers, call 1-866-446-0966.

 

With its pre-attached extended 8 foot flexible tubing, the Chroma Skylight Tube can be installed just about anywhere.

Benefits of natural light


The benefits of pure natural light have been proven in studies throughout the years. Clean natural light enhances mood, mental and physical well-being, concentration, and overall energy. It’s easier on the eyes and enhances the appeal and decor of any room in your house.

 

Energy efficient design

The Chroma Skylight Tube comes with a standard three lens configuration that provides all the benefits of natural light without the heat or cold. This patent-pending feature minimizes solar heat gain and maximizes your overall energy savings.

 

Maintenance-free dome and flashing

Once installed, the Skylight Tube requires no maintenance.

The high impact-resistant, double-pane polycarbonate roof lens is 250 times stronger than its acrylic competitors and is engineered to repel dirt and other debris

 

**Note: The Skylight Tube is recommended for asphalt shingle roofs only.

 

 

Product Features

Optimized for severe weather locations
Polycarbonate square roof dome
Installs easily almost anywhere. An installation professional should be able to install the product in about two hours and a do-it-yourselfer in an afternoon. For U.S. Sunlight recommended preferred installers, call 1-866-446-0966
Clean natural sunlight anywhere you need it
Lights up any dark hallway, corner, closet, etc. where traditional skylights do not fit
96" pre-attached flexible tube

Professional Installation
Call 1-877-50-USSUN to find an installer near you

Specifications & Materials of Construction
Dome Materials Polycarbonate (Clear) Double-pane design
Flashing Size 30" x 30"
Flashing Materials Galvanized steel, 0.030” thick/powder coated black
Dimensions 14” square dome and 14” diameter ceiling lens
Flexible Tube (Materials) Aluminum coated polyester film with fiber and steel wire reinforcement
Flexible Tube Length Maximum 8 feet
Ceiling Trim Ring (Materials) ABS plastic, white, paintable
Diffuser Housing (Materials) ABS plastic
Diffuser Housing (Size) Cylinder outer diameter : 14” Flange diameter: 16.8”
Diffuser size 14” diameter (nominal)
Diffuser type Capacity of 5 lenses, 3 lenses as the standard. All acrylic lenses
Warranty 10 years
Product Features
Stylish Square Roof Lens
Streamlined low profile roof lens is an industry first and redefines style in the tubular skylight market.
Integrated Roof Flashing and Flexible Tube
Blends in with any roof type and is a great improvement over traditional dome-shaped tube lights.
Double-Layer Polycarbonate Roof Lens
High impact-resistant, double-pane polycarbonate roof lens is 250 times stronger than its acrylic competitors and is engineered to repel dirt and other debris while minimizing solar heat gain and maximizing energy savings.
Easy Installation
Integrated roof flashing with flexible tube allows for easy installation by professionals or DIY'ers.
Single Piece Flashing
One piece sleek roof lens flashing blends with any roof type and is a visually stunning improvement over traditional dome-shaped tube lights.
Unique, Patent-Pending Multi-Lens System
Standard 3 lens configuration is the industry's best for thermal protection.
Optional Light Kit
Perfect for replacing traditional recessed light fixtures. Simply add on the Light Kit to utilize house-powered lighting in the evening.
Versatile Installation Options
Extended 8 ft. flexible tubing (vs. 4 ft. with most competitors, which limits tube light placement) allows the Skylight Tube to be installed just about anywhere.
Product Installation

If you choose not to install the product yourself, professional installation may be available in your area. Please contact U.S. Sunlight at 1-866-446-0966 if you would like more information on installers in your area.

 

U. S. Sunlight Corp and the retailer do not represent, warrant or endorse the quality or reliability of any service, information about any goods of services, or other materials provided or obtained by you from Contractors referenced by U.S. Sunlight Corp.

Will the SkylightTube allow heat in or out of my home?


The double layer roof lens creates a dual pane effect minimizing solar heat gain and maximizing energy savings.

 

 

Do SkylightTubes leak?


The one piece roof lens flashing and double layer roof lens create a completely water tight seal blocking moisture and condensation.

 

 

Will the Skylight Tube work on cloudy days?


Yes, the SkylightTube will pull in and reflect down any available ambient light.

 

 

How long does it take to install?


About 2 hours for a professional and about one afternoon for a do-it-yourselfer.

If you would like to locate a certified installer, call our customer service representatives at 1-866-446-0966.

 

 

Will condensation build up in the tube or fixtures?


The one piece roof lens flashing and double layer roof lens create a completely water tight seal blocking moisture and condensation.

 

 

Are there any restrictions on SkylightTube placement?


With the included 8 feet of flexible tube, the Skylight Tube can be installed anywhere there is a clear path between the roof and the desired location of the light lens in the ceiling. For installations greater than 8 feet, there is also a rigid tube extension available. Contact us for details.

 

 

Can I install the SkylightTube myself?


Definitely. The SkylightTube comes with written instructions in the box, and installation video will be available online. If you have any questions, call a customer service representative at 1-866-446-0966

 

 

Is an optional light kit available?


Yes, an optional light kit is available to allow illumination through the ceiling lens during the evening hours

 

 

Why is it important to bring in the natural light?


Natural light is often preferred over artificial light (light bulb, LED, CFL, etc.). It is the most natural light to human eyes, and offers the best environment for extended exposure. There are numerous studies and research highlighting the benefits of natural light over artificial light – psychologically, emotionally, and financially

 

 

What are the financial benefits of installing a SkylightTube?


Reduced utility bills and reduced dependence on the electric grid.

 

 

How can SkylightTube improve my lifestyle?


The Skylight Tube brings in clean natural light reflecting color in the most natural way, reducing strain on human eyes. Studies also show that decreased artificial light has a positive effect on headache frequency, stress level, and high blood pressure.

 

 

What advantages does the SkylightTube have over other tubular skylights in the market?


  • Polycarbonate Clear dome – 250 times stronger than competitors’ models with acrylic domes
  • Integrated one piece flashing with flexible pre-attached tube, making installation easy
  • Comes standard with 8 ft. flexible tube, allowing the SkylightTube to be installed anywhere natural light is preferred.
  • Only tubular skylight that qualifies for 2010 Fed. Tax Credit without modifications.

 

 

What type of roof can SkylightTube be installed on?


The current model of the SkylightTube is designed to be installed on shingle roofs.

 

 

How long is the warranty?


The SkylightTube comes with a 10-year limited warranty.

 

What does the warranty cover?

 

10-year warranty covers any material defect in workmanship and materials on the following components:

(a) roof flashing for a period of ten (10) years (b) flexible tubing for a period of ten (10) years (c) ceiling lens diffuser house for a period of ten (10) years.

Note: Roof lens is included as part of the roof flashing.

 

 

Whom can I call to get more product and installation info?


Call our customer service representatives at 1-866-446-0966 for additional info.

 

 

Can I get the SkylightTube installed by professional installer?


Call our customer service representatives at 1-866-446-0966 to locate the nearest certified installer.

 

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