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The importance of natural daylight in your home

The importance of natural daylight in your home

Roof windows, skylights and sun tunnels are incredibly popular choices for your home. Not only because they add luxury and style, but because they bring more natural daylight into your home.

Natural daylight holds a world of benefits.

To help show you what natural daylight can offer you and your home, our experts have picked their top benefits to natural daylight.


Daylight makes spaces useable

In every home, there will always be some rooms that don’t benefit from much natural daylight, such as the attic or the garage.

Most of the time, these spaces are dark, usually avoided and used for storage space. By using natural daylight, these spaces can be given a new life that opens them up, makes them habitable and creates unlimited opportunities for your house.


Daylight saves you money

With natural daylight, you can save money both on your energy and heating bills.

Natural daylight is a free way to light up your home.

Modern windows and skylights are also excellent at retaining heat, making it easier to keep your house warm.

In addition, using more natural daylight instead of electric also helps your home become more environmentally friendly.


Daylight improves your health

Natural daylight has many benefits to your health, including a reduction of harmful bacteria and organisms growing in your home.

Improving your circulation, natural daylight helps control the hormones that govern our bodily functions, helping stimulate your appetite and improving digestion. Natural daylight also increases your intake of vitamins B and D.

Sunlight also acts as a natural disinfectant, increases your red blood cells and helps your immune system fight off disease, keeping you healthy and happy.


Daylight makes you happier

As well as improving your overall health, natural daylight also increases endorphins and serotonin levels, making you feel happier on even the dullest of days.

Fighting off symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), daylight creates a happier and more energetic space in your home.

Recent studies have found that natural sunlight makes you more productive and alert and helps you achieve a better night’s sleep, giving you a better quality of life.



Natural daylight is a perfect addition to your home.

Saving you money, making you feel happier and increasing your health, there’s not much that natural daylight can’t do. In addition to its health benefits, daylight can transform your home, bringing in new life and adding a luxury appeal.

In addition, natural daylight is perfect for making dark or unused spaces like attics into usable and stylish spaces.

Want to see how natural daylight can improve your life? Browse our range of roof windows today.


Written by: Joe

Published on: 28 July 2017

Categories: Natural Light