How Much Are Velux Windows? and What Types Are There?

 

You have taken the plunge to purchase a roof window and as you will know by now roof windows are a perfect way of letting natural light into your home to transform dark and unused rooms into attractive, light and open spaces. When it comes to roof windows, Velux is the leading manufacturer, despite their being some top roof window brands out there. With quality products that you can rely on, a Velux roof window can make perfect  your home stunning, but what Velux window should you get? How much are Velux roof windows

Here is a list of all the different Velux roof windows available on the market and the price bracket.

Centre-pivot Roof Window – White Painted

The original Velux roof window, the centre-pivot roof window, this roof window is suitable for installation into roof pitches between 15° and 90°. White painted roof windows are elegant in design and vintage in finish, two fantastic reasons as to why the white painted range of roof windows are VELUX’s core option.

Put fresh air at your fingertips with a centre pivot VELUX roof window. A centre pivot roof window is easy to operate – even with furniture beneath. We recommend centre pivot windows if you have to, or wish to, place your window in a low position. This could be the case in rooms with a low ceiling, or where you’d like a better view of the surroundings below.

Benefits:

  • Convenient – even with furniture placed beneath the roof window
  • Easy to open and quick to close with the top control bar
  • Low installation allows for more flexibility and better views

Sizes in cm: 55 x 78, 55 x 98, 55 x 118, 78 x 118, 78 x 140, 134 x 98, 94 x 140, 114 x 118, 94 x 160, 134 x 140

Price Range (Excluding VAT): £155 to £374

Centre-pivot Roof Window – Pine Finish

Velux Centre Pivot Roof Window Pine Finish

Exactly like the white painted centre-pivot roof window however, more stylish with natural high quality pinewood. Again this roof window is suitable for installation into roof pitches between 15° and 90°. Pine roof windows have long been the most popular finish with customers when choosing their roof windows. The classic look has been around for decades, and still offers a fantastic traditional feel to any installation.

They are a little more expensive than the white painted due to the use of pinewood however, the finish look makes up for those extra pennies.

The Pine finish centre pivot roof window is easy to operate – even with furniture beneath. We recommend centre pivot windows if you have to, or wish to, place your window in a low position. This could be the case in rooms with a low ceiling, or where you’d like a better view of the surroundings below.

Benefits:

  • Convenient – even with furniture placed beneath the roof window
  • Easy to open and quick to close with the top control bar
  • Low installation allows for more flexibility and better views

Sizes in cm: 55 x 78, 55 x 98, 55 x 118, 78 x 98, 66 x 118, 78 x 118, 78 x 140, 134 x 98, 94 x 140, 114 x 118, 94 x 160, 134 x 140.

Price Range (Excluding VAT): From £226 to £474

 

Centre-pivot Roof Window – White Polyurethane Finish

Velux Centre Pivot Polyurethane Roof Window White Finish

VELUX white PU roof windows consist of a wooden core encased in moisture-resistant white polyurethane; this style of roof window is ideal for humid rooms such as kitchens and bathrooms as it features a waterproof polyurethane coating. They are maintenance-free, which is ideal for out-of-reach areas, and their special, heat-treated timber core delivers improved insulation.

The window includes all the features of the other Velux centre-pivot windows however, it includes a premium polyurethane coating to protect the strong wooden core from moisture. Like the other centre pivot roof windows it is ideal for installation into roof pitches between 15° and 90°. With a clean, white design it is easy to maintain. and as it uses polyurethane costing rather than wood it is a lot easier to wipe any smears or grease off the frame.

Benefits:

  • Convenient – even with furniture placed beneath the roof window
  • Easy to open and quick to close with the top control bar
  • Low installation allows for more flexibility and better views
  • Low maintenance and moisture protection for humid rooms.

Sizes in cm: 55 x 78, 55 x 98, 55 x 118, 78 x 98, 66 x 118, 78 x 118, 78 x 140, 134 x 98, 94 x 140, 114 x 118, 94 x 160, 134 x 140

Price Range: (Excluding VAT): From £216 to £531

 

 

Top-hung Roof Windows (White Painted Finish)

Velux Top Hung Roof Window White Painted Finish

The sky is the limit with a top-hung roof window. Operated with an elegant handle at the bottom, Velux top-hung roof windows give you a full, open view of your skyline and maximise the amount of natural daylight that can be allowed in. As well as opening outwards for an unobstructed view and feeling of extra space, Velux top-hung windows also rotate 180 degrees for easy cleaning from the inside.

It is manufactured in natural pine and coated in a luxurious white paint. It is suitable for installation into roof pitches between 15° and 55°. For installations between 55° and 75° springs will be required for this application. The top hung roof window isn’t ideal for out of reach installation. Not advised for high level (out of reach) installation. The bottom edge of the window should be placed approx. 0.90 – 1.20m above the floor.

Benefits:

  • Enjoy panoramic views – while increasing your energy efficiency and natural ventilation.
  • Convenient bottom handle for operation.
  • Increase the amount of natural light in your rooms.
  • Lower maintenance compared to pine finish roof windows.
  • Suitable for a Means of escape.

Sizes in cm: 55 x 98, 55 x 118, 78 x 98, 66 x 118, 78 x 118, 78 x 140, 134 x 98, 94 x 140, 114 x 118, 94 x 160, 134 x 140


Price Range: (Excluding VAT): 
From £257 to £511

Velux INTEGRA Electric Roof Window

Velux INTEGRA Electric Powered Roof Window Pine FinishThe Velux INTEGRA electric roof window is the step-up from the standard Velux roof windows. Just like the centre pivot roof windows they are ideal for those out of reach situations however, the key difference being that it is even easier for homeowners to open and close their window with a touch of a button.

The INTEGRA comes with a fully programmable control pad and this don’t just control your window. It can control your blinds, awnings and roller shutters. This can be used all within a 20metre radius from your appliances. The classic window is suitable for roof pitched between 15° and 90° and so is the INTEGRA which first got it’s inspiration from the classic centre pivot roof window.

Another feature that will please the forgetful homeowner is the rain sensor that is built in. So if the window is unfortunately left pen when the rain is pouring down it will shut automatically to prevent any damage.

Benefits:

  • Fresh air and better indoor comfort –  pre-defined ventilation programs.
  • Worry-free home security – by one single touch you can close all your roof windows.
  • No risk of rain – the rain sensor closes your window.
  • Silent motor operation.

Sizes in cm: 55 x 78, 55 x 98, 55 x 118, 78 x 98, 66 x 118, 78 x 118, 78 x 140, 134 x 98, 94 x 140, 114 x 118, 94 x 160, 134 x 140

Price Range: (Excluding VAT): From £405 to £588

 

Velux Top Hung Conservation Roof WindowVelux conversation roof windows blend perfectly on the roofs of old buildings with it’s vertical centre bar and black exterior finish. As well as it looking visually beautiful it also bring a lot of natural light into those old building or homes that gives you a new lease of life in those old structures.

There are two variations centre pivot conversation windows which is ideal for the panoramic views and out of reach installations. You can also purchase this as a top hung roof window and can be used as a means of escape.

A conservation window is very similar to a standard roof window except for a few differences; black external finish, glazing bar running down the middle of the glass and the window sitting flush with the roofing material.

Benefits:

  • Internal white painted finish.
  • Rotates 180° and locks in place for easy cleaning of outer pane.
  • Insulation collar and Underfelt collar included in all conservation packages.
  • Great for historic building and structures.

Sizes in cm: 55 x 98, 55 x 118, 66 x 118, 78 x 118, 78 x 140, 134 x 98

Price Range: (Excluding VAT): From £297 to £466

 

Conclusion

So overall if you are after a stylish look with easy access, looking for a window that has to meet safety requirements and need a means of escape or looking an old historic structure to be conservation than Velux has a solution.

Which one are you going for?

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