Inspiration

VELUX skylights make it easy to transform your home into a bright and healthy environment. When you open up your living space to fresh air and natural sunlight, it translates into greater energy for your body and mind.

DESIGN TIP #5 Pattern play

Go a step further and apply wallpaper to the fifth wall for an overhead pattern that speaks to similar designs found in upholstery, pillows or rugs below.

DESIGN TIP #4 Wood above and below

Wood cladding adds depth, texture and geometry to the ceiling. Natural light from skylights brings out the details of the wood grain and knot pattern, plus the seams create repeating…

DESIGN TIP #3 Exposed beams

Leave exposed beams natural, paint them in a contrasting color or paint them the same color as your fifth wall for architectural interest above. Exposed beams combined with skylights can…

DESIGN TIP #2 Add color

Paint the fifth wall to provide a compelling color accent for the room. In the HGTV® Smart Home 2017, designer Tiffany Brooks painted the ceilings in the master bathroom and…

DESIGN TIP #1 Open up to the sky

Skylights open the fifth wall to the outdoors, by providing a view of blue skies, starry nights, passing storms or treetops swaying in the breeze. They bathe the room in…

Sunshine for life

Even wallpaper plants need the sun, right? A bold design move paired with natural light from above make a big statement in the bathhouse of the 2016 Coastal Living Show…

Daylight and privacy

Take a minute and imagine settling in for a soak in this tub found in the master suite of the 2016 Coastal Living Show Home. Thanks to the skylight above…

Cheerful yellow bedroom

Don’t let your colors wallow in the shadows. Bring them to life with natural light from above, just like the designer did in the 2016 Coastal Living Show Home master…

A stairwell brought to life

The skylight at the top of this stairwell brings in natural light to highlight a beautiful cedar plank wall. When it's open, the skylight pulls in fresh air, making air…

Interior Decor: It's About a Feeling

Architect Dominique Lobjois of De Bilt Homes says designing a home is more than the physical things that go inside. "Light and sound and air play a big role in…

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