Kelowna Skylights

Choosing a Columbia Skylight: Kelowna, British Columbia

What type of roof do you have?
> Columbia Skylights are designed to fit on homes with 16” and 24” on center rafters or trusses
> Skylights can be installed on: Asphalt, Fiberglass, Shingles, Slate, Cedar shakes, Concrete and Spanish tile
> In Kelowna the most popular residential roofing material is: Shingles

Do you have a flat or sloped roof?
> Flat Roof: Install an acrylic dome skylight or a sun tube
> Sloped Roof: If you have a sloped roof you can install a glass or acrylic dome skylight or a sun tube

> Minimum Roof Pitch required for curb mount skylights: 2:12 slope
> Minimum Roof Pitch required for wood deck mount skylights: 3:12 slope

Choose a fixed or venting skylight?
> Columbia Skylights are available in fixed and venting models
> Columbia’s fixed curb mount glass skylight is Kelowna’s most popular model
> Columbia’s venting curb mount skylight is available in manual and electric options
> Click the links below for more information

Fixed Curb Mount
Venting Curb Mount

Glazing Options – click links for detailed options

Glass: 8 Glass glazing options
Acrylic: 4 Acrylic glazing options including Polycarbonate

Choosing a glazing option to meet you needs in Kelowna:
> Canada is split into 3 Energy Star  zones based on annual average temperature
> British Columbia spans zones: 1, 2, & 3 – click the map below to find out your zone
> Kelowna resides in Zone 2
> Columbia’s fixed curb mount skylight is qualified for zone B with LoE Clear, LoE Neat and LoE Bronze Glazing.

> For maximum energy performance, choose LoE 189 or LoE Triple Glazed

Click here to find out what glazing option covers you for your location in BC

Choose your frame color:
Aluminum exterior skylight frame is available in the following colors:
1. Rideau Brown (standard) 2. Black 3. White 4. Charcoal Grey 5. Sandalwood 6. Clear Anodized 7. Mill Finish

For more information on Columbia Skylights email: or call toll free on 1 888 437 5557