Skylight Roof Lantern Installations in Sussex

Skylights and roof lanterns are a fantastic addition to contemporary homes in Sussex, providing ample natural light and the feeling of bringing the outside in. Skylights are a beautiful focal point in a home, and with our blinds, you can still enjoy the light they offer without worrying about high temperatures and glare from the sun on brighter days. We offer a range of skylight and roof lantern blinds, and we provide an installation service for clients in Sussex and the surrounding area. With AQ Blinds, you have the option of blackout blinds, pleated and roller blinds, and automated solutions, all expertly fitted by our team.

Benefits of Skylight & Roof Lantern Blinds

Home Automated

Home Automation Compatibility


Thermal Heat Reduction


Anti-Glare Solution


1000s of Fabrics


Voice Compatible

Interior options

We can offer a number of different interior options for roof lanterns and skylights. This includes:

  • Shy Zip blinds
  • Eliminate system
  • Pleated blinds
  • FTS system (Fabric Tensioning System)
  • Roller blinds

Exterior Options

If you are looking for sun screening and heat protection, our external Markilux systems provide both thermal heat reduction and protection. Depending on the colour you choose, we can supply opaque external grade fabrics which will allow some light into the room. Here are the main options we offer:

  • Markilux 770/870
  • Markilux 8800
  • Markilux 779/879

All our systems are compatible with most home automation systems, such as our TaHoma smart home hub Somfy system. If you would like to find out more about getting this installed at your property, please call or email a member of our team.


Frequently Asked Questions

Will the blinds be thermally efficient?

If you are looking for sun screening and heat protection, our external Markilux systems provide both thermal heat reduction and protection from the sun. We can supply opaque external-grade fabrics to allow some light into the room, while still maintaining comfortable temperature levels indoors.

What is the largest skylight blind you can do?

Our skylight blinds are able to cover areas of up to 6.8 x 13 metres, so even larger windows and roof lights can be covered with a blind of your choosing.

How do you hide wires and frames?

We offer innovative solutions to hide unsightly wires and frames – our easy-to-use blinds include head boxes and side channels which provides a neater appearance and keeps wires out of sight.

What fabric options do you have?

We have a wide selection of custom design fabrics to choose from when designing your blinds. These include screening fabrics which reduce heat and prevent glare and blackout fabrics which are ideal for creating a comfortable environment in bedrooms and home cinemas.

Can I connect the blinds to an automation system?

All our electric blinds are compatible with most home automation systems, including our Somfy TaHoma Smart Home system which can be controlled using voice-activated devices such as Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. To find out more about installing this system in your home, contact us today.

How do I measure for a Roof Lantern blind?

Measuring for a roof lantern blind can be tricky, which is why we offer a free on-site measuring service to ensure the measurements are accurate and the quote we provide you with is tailored to your exact requirements.