Xtralite and Vitral are now a part of VELUX Commercial, and we are delighted to welcome you to our new website. Here, you will find our complete portfolio of daylight solutions and services for industrial, commercial and public buildings.

Glazing colour options

The various glazing layers in polycarbonate dome rooflights can be supplied in four colour choices: clear, opal, bronze or diffused, with the characteristics described below.  

Clear glazing

Clear glazing - VELUX Commercial
  • High light transmission
  • Allows full vision of views and objects
  • Placement where glare may occur is a consideration

Opal glazing

Opal glazing - VELUX Commercial
  • Diffuses light transmission therefore avoids solar glare and shadows
  • Maximises privacy
  • Prevents vision of views and objects

Bronze glazing

Bronze glazing - VELUX Commercial
  • Reduces light transmission into a building
  • Reduces solar heat gain

Diffused glazing

Diffused glazing - VELUX Commercial
  • High light transmission
  • Diffuses light transmission therefore avoids solar glare and shadows
  • Maximises privacy
  • Prevents vision of views and objects

Alternative glazing materials – glass

Glass - VELUX Commercial

Glass is available in place of polycarbonate. Double glazed insulated glass will provide a low U-value alternative. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.