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The Solatube® Daylighting System, a Tubular Daylighting Device (TDD) was invented over twenty years ago in Australia, as an easier and more cost effective way to daylight any dark area in your home. Optical technology included throughout the system allowed Solatube® to be the first Tubular Daylighting Device in the world to daylight a room consistently with no heat gain or loss. Our original designs were revolutionary and earned the praise of the media and the loyalty of Solatube® product owners all over the world. Solatube® Daylighting Systems have challenged conventional thinking and changed the way people use daylight.
Over the years, we have continued to innovate, adding both optical technology throughout the system as well as offer an array of sizes and design choices. Do not confuse Solatube® with a skylight. We are a high-performance daylighting system that is able to capture, transfer and effectively diffuse daylight through many of our patented technologies, giving homeowners, architects and designers a way to solve many of their daylighting challenges.
Solatube® Daylighting Systems for residential properties
The Solatube® Brighten Up® Series offers the most cost effective way to bring daylight into virtually any dark room in your home. The Solatube 160 DS (10 in/250 mm) and Solatube 290 DS (14 in/350 mm) are ideal for areas such as bathrooms, hallways, closets, laundry rooms, kitchens, family rooms, dining rooms, and home offices.
Solatube® Daylighting Systems for commercial properties
The Solatube® SolaMaster® Series provides architects and designers a comprehensive selection of daylighting options for virtually every application. Whether it is daylighting a large warehouse or production facility, or integrating daylight into a closed ceiling grid, the Solatube® SolaMaster® Series allows you to bring daylight into virtually every space.
Solatube® Designer Touches and Accessories
Our Solatube® Designer Touches? and accessories provide sophisticated design options that empower your artistic expression and allow you to manipulate the daylight. You can create your own daylighting experience by choosing your diffuser and lens as well as finding what daylight effect best suits you. Our accessories, including the Solatube® Daylight Dimmer, Ventilation Add-On Kit or Light Add On-Kit add more function to your Solatube® Daylighting System and daylighting experience.
Solar Star® Attic Fan and Vent Conversion Kit
Research has proven that heat and moisture is every attic’s worst enemy. Solar Star, the leader in solar powered attic ventilation, brings you the most technologically advanced, environmentally friendly ventilation solution available. We offer both the Solar Star Attic fan as well as the Solar Star Conversion Kit allowing you to add and/or transform any existing vent into a high performing solar vent, allowing you to reduce attic heat and battle moisture.
Sustainable Design Solution
Solatube® Daylighting Systems are recognized for their ability to help design professionals achieve their sustainable design goals. Solatube Daylighting Systems can help designers meet and achieve their LEED® and ENERGY STAR® accreditation goals by offering them a different and better alternative to daylighting needs. Our latest innovations include vast improvements in illumination, consistency, and thermal performance without sacrificing light performance.
The LEED rating system, developed by the US Green Building Council (USGBC) in 2000, is an internationally recognized system for certifying design, construction, and operation of green buildings. LEED 2009 incorporates several new rating systems along with notable advancements to harmonization, credit ratings and regionalization.