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skylight

skylight
In a roof, an opening which is glazed with a transparent or translucent material; used to admit diffused light to the space below. Compare with dome light. Also see hip skylight, lantern skylight, monitor skylight, pitched skylight, sawtooth skylight.
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This would involve just putting in new joists, lighting and a loft ladder but wouldn't include roof lights.
Automakers were challenged to incorporate practical solutions into their taxi prototypes, addressing areas such as partitions that incorporate passenger services, roof lights with improved legibility, integrated child safety seats, wheelchair accessibility and fuel efficiency.
A door leads into a recently installed shower room with a Velux roof light, shower cubicle with electric shower, wc, ceramic tile splash backs and ceramic tile floor.
It is alleged he failed to take reasonable care for the safety of Mr Murray and other students "by allowing them access on to the roof and a fragile roof light.
This most social of spaces seamlessly combines kitchen, dining and living areas and is flooded with light from the four Velux double glazed roof lights together with refurbished windows with deep sills to both front and rear gables which match the original windows and a splendid oak panelled floor throughout.
Martin Rogerson was carrying out building work and Pearl Assurance House, during the course of which he fell through a roof light to the oor below, a distance of more than 3m.
In big old houses there is often an access hatch or roof light to allow you to get out and clean them but too often we find modern extensions fail to give this access.
It meant that when a contractor moved one of around six rolls of roof felt that were stood up on the roof, another one toppled over and fell through an unguarded roof light.
Lucasz Czuba was helping put metal sheets over plastic skylights on a building in Gateshead when he plunged 20ft through a roof light.
There are also small LEDs in the door handle and front roof light surrounds.
Also in the kitchen are conservatorystyle double glazed units to the side and rear, sweeping around in an arc, with six opening windows and top lights, a magnificent, apexed, beamed ceiling sloping to the side and rear with a central king post; exposed wattle and daub feature, flagged floor and roof light.
In addition, the roof light system has been constructed to incorporate facets and triangular-shaped, noise insulating glass modules.