Product Cost and Comparison
Solatube Australia is the original inventor of the miracle tube skylight first seen on the Beyond 2000 TV series in 1991. With many new products on the market and many claiming to have a “solartube” comparison, it’s hard to make a choice.
The Industry Standards of Tubular Skylights for domestic homes usually consist of two main sizes 250-300 and 400-500 diameter.
All traditional skylights are developed with four main components that should be assessed when deciding what product you should purchase.
1. The Dome used for capturing light and protection from the elements. These days, all domes include UV inhibitors
that stops fading any items within your home
2. The roof fixing component also known as a Flashing, Customised roof flashings overcome the water issues
associated with traditional “one size fits all” roof components.
3. Tube to connect the Dome to your ceiling, will substantially impact the amount of light entering your home
4. Ceiling fixture, also known as the Diffuser.
These areas can have a substantial impact on the year-round light performance and energy efficiency of your home. While Solatube Australia sells the complete range of tube skylight products to meet any budget our flagship Brighten Up series that is the number one choice for Architects, and quality lighting options for homeowners and developers. Searching for solatube prices? Our Brighten Up series systems are typically priced between $1000-1800 – why compromise putting anything else in your most valued asset.
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Price guides are based on a standard single level home installation, range ( $250 – $500) there are many variations that may affect installation prices, so it’s best to contact your local Solatube Premier Dealer for advice and pricing specific to your needs and property.
Highest Performance Guaranteed
Price Guide: $600 – $1300
Using Break through optical technologies to deliver optimal amounts of pure, natural light indoors with minimal heat gain and heat loss. They system harvests natural light from sunup to sundown using a patented rooftop dome, then transfers it up to (9m) to interiors through highly reflective tubing. At the ceiling level, specially designed lenses evenly disperse the daylight throughout the space for energy-efficient lighting that is cost-effective and sustainable.
A Skylight to rival all others
Price Guide: $400 – $850
The Heavenly Intelligent is the most affordable of our high quality tubular skylights. This skylight utilises ray-bending technology to capture both low and high angled light, make the most of every hour of sunlight. The hours of daylight captured by the Heavenly Intelligent rival all competitors products.
Quality on a budget
Price Guide: $100 – $400
The Econotube combines premium quality roof-top components with economical below the roof components, crystal clear dome with standard UV protection and leak proof profiles to suit all roof applications.
Tubular Skylight Costs and Comparison FAQs
How to clean tubular skylights
To efficiently clean a tubular skylight, follow these steps:
- Remove the diffuser
- Gently wipe it with a non-abrasive cleaner such as a soft cloth or sponge.
- Avoid harsh chemicals as these will damage the skylight components.
For more detailed instruction, be sure to consult your manufacturer’s manual or talk to one of our experts.
What is a tubular skylight?
A tubular skylight is a small, cylindrical daylighting system that captures daylight from the roof and transfers it to your interior spaces through highly reflective tubing. It brings natural light into areas that cannot accommodate traditional skylights.