Skylights: An Architect’s Design Guide



12 pro tips for getting the most out of your skylights. Bring in sunlight and stars with these architectural approaches:

1) Hide the frame
2) Think big(ger)
3) Deploy as design elements
4) Optimal orientation
5) Shading devices
6) Integration
7) Glazing modifications (etched glass)
8) Passive cooling (stack effect)
9) Movement
10) Contrast control
11) Shaping the tunnel
12) Daylighting private spaces

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Please watch: “Inside My Sketchbook + An Architect’s Sketching Tools”

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