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Venting Skylight Helps Reduce Electric Bill by Filling Home with More Natural Sunlight and Air
Fakro 68910 Electric Venting FVE Home Skylight, 24x70 Inches
Fakro 68910 Electric Venting FVE Home Skylight, 24x70 Inches
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Fakro 68910 Electric Venting FVE Home Skylight, 24x70 Inches
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Overview

  • Adds more natural light to nearly any home
  • Integrated electric open/close control system w/ rain sensor
  • Included bug screen prevents bugs from flying/crawling in when open
  • 20 year warranty on insulated glass unit and 10 years on the skylight
  • DIY capable installation
  • ENERGY STAR qualified

Essential Info

A room filled with natural sunlight just has a different, more relaxed feeling than that of those filled with electric incandescent, CFL, or LED lighting. Studies have even shown that natural sunlight can help aid with various types of anxiety disorders, such as Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), which can arise in anyone as a result of not receiving enough sunlight. The addition of an Electric Venting FVE Home Skylight from Fakro is a simple solution to adding more natural sunlight to just about any home. Installation of a Fakro Venting Skylight can be done in roughly an afternoon by an above average do-it-yourselfer, or trained professional, on a home with a roof pitch (angle) between 15° and 85°. The Venting Skylight can be opened/closed using the integrated control system, and a mosquito screen allows the window to be left open during the day or night without fear that bugs will be able to come and go as they desire. The leak-proof window also has built in sensor that will automatically close it starts to rain and double-glazing will let the light in while at the same time block out the heat. With a Venting Home Skylight owner's should also see a reduction in their electric bill as the addition of more natural lighting will help cut down on the dependency for electric lighting. It will also help a home receive more natural airflow throughout the day and give warm air a place to escape through the roof helping to keep a home cool during the summertime. The FVE Home Skylight is ideal for installation in areas where it is more sensible, or safer, to use natural light as opposed to electric lighting. Each Electric Venting Skylight includes an installation template to help ensure accurate cutting on the roof for the Skylight's opening. Either an ELA or EH/A-A flashing (both sold separately) is needed for correct installation of the FVE Electric Venting Skylight to provide protection against the elements and to ensure proper drainage away from the window. This Fakro Skylight is ENERGY STAR® qualified and comes with a 10 year warranty on the skylight, and 20 year warranty on the insulated glass unit.

Installation Instruction with an ELA Flashing



Installation Instruction with an EH/A-A Flashing


What's Included

  • 1x - Electric Venting FVE Home Skylight, 24"x70"
  • 1x - Screws
  • 1x - Control rod
  • 1x - Mosquito/bug screen
  • 1x - Installation roof cutting template
  • 1x - Installation instructions

  • More Info

    Flashings for Electric Venting Skylights
    ELA Flashing: For use with flat roofing materials such as shingles, flat tiles, double-lap roofing, tar boards, or slates.
    EH/A-A Flashing: For use with profiled roofing materials such as tiles, or corrugated metal sheets. This flashing has a wider and longer bottom to allow a tighter joint with the high profiled roofing material.

    Daylight Area per Skylight
    Skylight SizeSquare Feet of Daylight
    24" x 27"2.50
    24" x 38"3.86
    24" x 46"4.84
    24" x 55"5.91
    24" x 70"7.87
    32" x 38"5.58
    32" x 46"7.00
    32" x 55"8.55
    48" x 27"5.84
    48" x 46"11.32


    Specifications

    Specifications
    ManufacturerFakro USA
    Manufacturer Product No.68910
    UPC5902411689100
    Dimensions24in x 70in
    Weight102 lbs
    Roof Angle Installation Range15° to 85°
    WeatherproofYes
    Roof CompatibilityFlat and profiled
    U-Factor0.43
    R-Factor2.3
    SHGC0.47
    Vt0.62
    Low Emissions CoatingYes
    Inert Gas Filled PanesYes
    Toughened GlassYes
    VarnishingTwice
    GlazingTwice
    ENERGY STAR QualifiedYes
    Manufacturer Warranty10 years on Skylight
    20 years on Insulated Glass Unit

    Important notes:
    Only defective exchanges for identical item within 30 days of purchase. No other returns allowed on this item. For defective returns after 30 days, please contact the manufacturer.
    Manufacturer contact information: Fakro America LLC, Tel: (630) 543-1010 Ext

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    Installed on Profiled Roof  Installed on Flat Roof  Rear-View with Bug Screen  Close-Up of Screen 
    Installed on Profiled Roof  Installed on Flat Roof  Rear-View with Bug Screen  Close-Up of Screen 
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    Fakro 69410 ELA Flashing for Flat Roofs, 24x70 Inches  Fakro 69460 EH/A-A Flashing for Profiled Roofs, 24x70 Inches     

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