So, just how much are Roof Lanterns?
This question gets asked a lot and in addition – ‘Are Roof Lanterns Expensive??’.
Of course, there is no fixed price due to a multitude of options available that can include:
These questions help to understand how much a roof lantern will cost and provide an accurate estimation.
In general, the smaller a roof lantern is, the less expensive it is to manufacture and produce. Secure options increase the cost, due to the additional glazing to exceed building regulation standards and are fully tested with certification provided. Non-standard finishes such as blue, bronze, grey and solar performance control add additional coatings based on a square meter pricing. This means you only pay for what you actually need. the larger the roof lantern, the more specialist coating is required.
Shape plays a very key role in the cost of a roof lantern. Pyramid, octangular, rectangular and wall-abutting roof lanterns all make a definite difference when it comes to providing an accurate roof lantern quote.
Below we take a look at the range of pricing for roof lanterns across some sample variations.
Note the differing price depending on slope angle and whether the roof lantern is Secured By Design Part Q Certified. 30 and 40 degree options are available:
Our pyramid rooflight is frameless in design with glass set at a 30 degree angle to create a low pitch pyramid rooflight that uses the same technology as our roof lantern. This means that it has no internal…
Secured by design pyramid rooflight to meet the requirements set out in The Building Regulations Approved Document Part Q: Security in Dwellings (2015 Edition).
Our pyramid rooflight uses the same technology as our lantern rooflight which means it has no internal hip framework ensuring that the maximum amount of natural light is able to penetrate the room…
Our roof lanterns and other rooflights are manufactured using state-of-the-art structural silicone glazing techniques. These techniques allow us to manufacture our low pitch 30 degree…
Our accredited structural silicone glazing techniques allow the production of a glass lantern rooflight without the requirement for internal framework to the products hips or ridge.
Secured by design SB30 low pitch roof lantern rooflights to meet the requirements setout in The Building Regulations Approved Document Part Q: Security in Dwellings (2015 Edition).
Adding on tints can cost an additional:
Adding a self-cleaning glass finish to your roof lantern is available on request and free of charge. No flashing kit or additional mastic sealant required as the products are manufactured with an integral bubble gasket to achieve the weather seal. Each roof lantern is provided fully assembled, saving you time and money for the installation.
Delivery charges vary from £100 per lantern, £50 extra for Devon, Cornwall, Wales and an additional £175 for Scotland. We do not mark-up our delivery costs, to ensure we keep delivery charges to a minimum. Roof lanterns are heavy items ranging from 100KG – well over 250KG in weight.
To get an accurate quote for your roof lantern is simple:
Duplus roof lanterns are manufactured and produced in the UK to the highest standards at our factory in Leicester. Duplus was established in 1957 and has been leading the market on high-performance design for decades. For any non-standard options that you may like to discuss, call our experts at Duplus on 01162 610 710, Get A Quote or use the Online Chat Facility (in the right hand corner of the screen) to get your questions answered quickly!