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How to Cut a Roof Opening for a Skylight

These instructions will walk you through the process of cutting a roof opening to install a skylight.

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Top 38 Skylights Projects

  1. 1. 10 Things You Should Know Before Installing a Skylight

    The DIY Network experts give you the facts you should know before installing a skylight.

  2. 2. Leaky Skylights (01:06)

    Thinking of installing a skylight? Make sure you know how to avoid leaks.

  3. 3. Buying Skylight Flashing (01:36)

    Get essential tips about flashing kits and roof pitch.

  4. 4. Bi-Level Outdoor Space (03:37)

    A two-tiered yard goes from mud pit to paved patio in less than four hours.

  5. 5. Secret Agent Lounge (20:01)

    A couple gets rid of their huge fireplace and gets a "secret agent lounge."

  6. 6. Home Improvement Tax Credits (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for home improvement tax credits.

  7. 7. Living Room Lounge (04:07)

    Skylights, new windows and a wet bar help create a luxe living room lounge.

  8. 8. Insulation and Skylights (02:10)

    Learn tips for protecting your home's interior when installing a skylight.

  9. 9. All About the Different Types of Skylights

    DIY Network explains the three types of skylights: ventilating, fixed and tubular.

  10. 10. Skylight Placement Essentials (01:55)

    Find out why bigger is definitely better when it comes to skylights.

  11. 11. Totally Tubular Skylights (04:00)

    Installing a tubular skylight is an easy way to brighten up a dim room.

  12. 12. Arts-and-Crafts: Skylight (19:59)

    Amy installs a skylight into one of the new dormers in the bathroom.

  13. 13. How to Cut a Ceiling Opening for a Skylight

    Step-by-step instructions for cutting an opening in the ceiling to install a skylight.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  14. 14. Kitchen Expansion (20:01)

    A matchbox-sized cluttered kitchen goes to demo-heaven.

  15. 15. Blog Cabin 2013 Beachy Bath (00:03:17)

    Matt creates a custom bath with a beachy theme for the Blog Cabin 2013.

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