A strengthened roof window design keeps your home extra secure.

Breaking and entering through a roof window is extremely rare, and shouldn’t keep you awake at night. Only if the roof slope and location of your roof window allows easy access for persons to work safely and unseen, it could be deemed wise to consider a security upgrade.

 

Smoke-ventilation roof windows for sloping roofs with integrated motor are CE-marked in compliance with the European standard for smoke and heat exhaust ventilators EN 12101-2.

Suitable for roof pitches between 15° and 55°. Also suitable for pitches between 55° and 75° with special springs - please specify when ordering.

Benefits

  • Opens to 85° within 60 seconds
  • Comfort ventilation possible at the touch of a button

Turn your dream of a nice, peaceful sleep into reality. Choose super sound insulating VELUX roof windows if you live near a highway, an airport or any other loud area – and reduce sound by up to 50% (compared to a standard VELUX roof window).

Features

  • Extreme sound insulation - Rw 42 dB according to EN ISO 717-1
  • Rain noise reduction
  • Extra heat insulation
  • A clear view with anti-dew coating on outer glass pane that reduces dew accumulation
  • Available in centre-pivot or top-hung operation

VELUX are introducing GGU 008230, which is ideal for situations where Passive House-certified building components are required. This is the first and only roof window on the market certified in class A for Passive House building constructions in cold climate regions.

 

VELUX Rooflights Unihabited Spaces

VELUX rooflights are designed in such a way that you have the opportunity to bring light into uninhabited spaces. It is not advisable to use these rooflights in habitable rooms due to their thermal performance.

• Frame and integrated flashing made of maintenance-free polyurethane.
• Operated using a handle with three ventilation positions.
• Extruded aluminium sash which can be hinged on both sides, opening to an angle of 90°.
• Opening restrictor that engages at 90° only.
• Black internal and external finish.

VELUX roof windows are perfect for any attic / loft conversion in Edinburgh. With a huge collection of roof windows to choose from including; Conservation roof windows, Top-hung, and centre pivot roof windows available in a variety of different material and glass configurations. VELUX has the roof window for your project. Now with reduced cost with the introduction of VELUX loft bundles

VELUX Special function roof windows

At MGF we install the complete range of VELUX roof windows including the VELUX special function roof windows . This includes VELUX smoke ventilation, Burglary resistant, Super sound insulation and the passive house roof windows. VELUX Specialised roof windows are designed to meet the all required current British and European standards with all unist being cover by a manufacturers gaurantee.  MGF Roofing is a VELUX Certified Installer and has been installing VELUX roof windows in Edinburgh for many years. Giving you complete confidence in our ability to deliver.

 

Smoke Ventilation Roof Windows

VELUX Special function roof window with effective smoke ventilation. Smoke ventilation can be activated either automatically by a smoke sensor connected to an alarm system or manually with a break glass point. In Additiona to this natural ventilation for daily comfort can activated with the integrated switch in the control system or via an auxilliary wall mounted switch. As these units are powered unit the require added electrical works during installation.

Burglary resistant roof windows

VELUX special function roof windows with extra security features are recommended if your roof is easily accessible. It is often over looked the ease of accessibility to your roof area. This is particularly true in Edinburgh, access to neighbouring tenements can be acheived through a communal stairwell.  This window comes with a combination of toughened and laminated panes that when combined with a reinforced construction and extra locks ensures high-levels of security.

Super sound insulation

Do you live near a motorway, Edinburgh airport or other loud Edinburgh area? VELUX Special Function super sound insulation can reduce noise by up to 50% (when compared to a standard VELUX roof window).

Passive House roof window

The VELUX Passive House roof window is ideal for situations where Passive House-certified building components are required. Passive house windows need to be twice as efficient as conventional roof windows. in addition to this they are required to be positioned to receive the most natural sunlight all year round.