Vinyl Curb Mounted (OVCM-E) – Operable Electric Pyramid

The premium residential venting curb mounted skylight. This model consists of a durable, weather resistant, extruded aluminum retaining frame and an extruded two piece fusion welded vinyl (PVC) sash and base frame. The vinyl frames are thermally broken, preventing the passage of cold air from the exterior to the interior light shaft.

The Columbia vinyl curb mounted skylight is designed to work on any height curb with a nominal 2” width.

Electric operating mechanism»

Infrared remote control»

Removable insect screen»

Wide range of glazing options in acrylic and polycarbonate»

Suitable for all flat or sloped roof applications»

Standard sizes include a full range of models for homes designed with 16” and 24” on centre rafters or trusses.»

Any size skylight available»

Exterior frame finishes – four standard colours»

Large capacity four sided condensation channel»

Energy Star®»

Flashing system»

Interior frame finish including drywall return»


  • The OVCM–E skylight consists of concealed slim motor with attractive cover, control system and rain sensor that automatically closes your skylight during inclement weather.
  • Easy to install electric system plugs into standard 110V outlet

  • Your OVCM–E electric skylight opens and closes with the use of your included, easy to use remote control
  • A remote can operate up to 4 electric skylights

  • Pre installed with white aluminum frame to match vinyl base and light shaft
  • Spring loaded pins allow for easy removal and installation

a. Acrylic

  • Clear
  • Bronze
  • White

All above available in single, double, or triple glazed.

b. Polycarbonate

  • Clear
  • Bronze
  • White

All above available in single, double, or triple glazed.

See Glazing section for additional information.

  • Acrylic – Installs on flat or sloped roofs
  • Polycarbonate – Installs on flat or sloped roofs.

See Roof types and slopes section for additional information.

See Why Skylights – What Size section for additional information.

  • Acrylic and polycarbonate available in 6 standard sizes from 16”x16” to 48”x48”.
  • Any custom size in acrylic or polycarbonate is also available. Example – inside curb dimension 43¾” x 43¾”.

  • Standard frame colour – Rideau Brown
  • Optional frame colours – Black, White, Sandalwood
  • Custom coloured frames also available

  • Weep holes in all four corners to allow any condensation build up to drain to the outside roof
  • Allows for multi directional installation of skylight. Direction must be specified when ordering.
  • Eliminates water stains on your interior light shaft

  • The OVCM skylight in different acrylic or polycarbonate glazing options meet Energy Star requirements in different Canadian climatic zones.

See Energy Star section for additional information.

  • Flashing kits available for sloped applications only
  • Suitable for shingles and other low profile roofing materials
  • Use in conjunction with roofing membrane for superior seal
  • Custom flashings are required for flat roofs and other roofing materials

  • White vinyl base frame matches interior light shaft
  • Built in drywall return to provide easy and clean finishing

  • Comprehensive 10 year warranty on the skylight

See Warranty section for additional information.