5 Ways To Increase Natural Light In Your Home

5 Ways To Increase Natural Light In Your Home

At Direct Roofing Systems, we believe natural light is an important way of improving mental health.  Natural light has many benefits for your property, such as saving money on energy and electricity bills. Let your customers know that it is a simple yet effective way of renovating their property.

We understand that renovations to your customers’ homes can be a stressful experience. But inform your customers that there are methods of bringing more light into their home. In this article, we will include 5 ways that increase natural light in your home.  

Cleaning Windows Regularly

One of the easiest ways to boost your intake of natural light is to clean your windows regularly. At Direct Roofing Systems, we offer aluminium windows with advanced double glazing, which is easy to clean. Inform them that the only thing they need to do is wipe it with a damp cloth and soapy water, it will look in pristine condition.

If the windows are hard to clean, your customer can get professional cleaners in who will wipe away the grime and debris. What’s more, it is impressive how clean your property will look after one session of being professionally treated. And, cleaner windows can make your home look positive and inviting to visitors.

Install a Roof Lantern

At Direct Roofing Systems, we supply roof lanterns for your property. Our Skypod roof lanterns are an ideal way of bringing light and natural warmth inside, saving on your energy bills. Our roof lanterns can increase the amount of light with a set of LED lights for an added ambience.

The lights deliver an added level of thermal efficiency which will improve the level of warmth in your customers’ home. Let them know that this will decrease their need for artificial lighting, as it will be naturally warmer. Our Eurocell and Skypod Roof Lanterns can be installed without a tie bar and come with advanced double glazing, adding a brighter and spacious feel to your property.

Let your customer know that our Skypod roof provides a 20° pitched roof, which lets more light into their property. This makes them extremely popular with architects and designers, as they are easy to install, so they can be enjoyed for longer. With U Values as low as 1.0, your customer will save on their energy bills.

Maximising natural light with bifold doors and roof lanterns

 Install A Bifold Door With Large Glazing Panels

Another way natural light can enhance your customers’ property is by installing a bifold door. Bifold doors are strong and sturdy as they are designed to withstand the worst conditions. What sets our bifold doors apart is the inclusion of advanced double glazing or triple glazing, which maximises your customers’ living space in the long term. The door supports many panels, ensuring your customers’ property is bright and airy.

Inform your customer that installing a bifold door is a popular solution because young families will benefit. them that a bifold door will bridge the gap between the house and garden. Inform them they have a choice of double or triple glazing, alongside customisable patterns, which allow for plenty of options.  

Get a Patio Door Installed

Similar to a bifold door, let your customer know that they can choose a patio door to increase the flow of light into their home. We work with market leaders Cortizo, who install aluminium doors. These work wonders on thermal efficiency because it is a naturally warm material. Coupled with the massive glazing panels, your customers home will be inundated with natural light.

Our doors are ideal because they offer a polyamide thermal break that helps create greater insulation to prevent cold spots. Wherever your customer is based, the doors will stay warm for years to come.

Increasing natural light with light coloured aluminium windows

Choose a Light Coloured Scheme

At Direct Roofing Systems, when you choose one of our products such as a bifold door or roof lantern, they come in a selection of colours. Suggest to your customer that if they want to bring more natural light into their home, they can choose a lighter colour scheme.

Let your customer know that they can choose a lantern without a tie bar, then this allows more light to reflect in. When your customer looks up, they will get slim sightlines and clear views of the sky.


We hope that this article has helped you understand the ways your customer will bring natural light into their property. It makes living spaces feel bright and spacious, while giving them optimal levels of thermal efficiency.

If you want to find out more or need to ask our team any questions, get in touch with us today. Our friendly team will give you impartial advice that is tailored to you. Call us on 01623 651982 and we will be on hand to help you.

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