The Velux Solar Water Heating Value Proposition

  • As the world's largest manufacturer of skylights and roof windows, for over 70 years VELUX has been using the power of the sun to enhance people's lives and save energy.
  • Over 20 years involvement in the solar water heating industry and the only company in the U.S. that can provide a roof integrated solution for solar water heating, daylighting and ventilation- truly maximizing what the sun can do for you!  
  • Complete pre-engineered packaged systems- means safe and reliably balanced systems for your home and business, even when you're not there.
  • One complete full solar solution provider- no more dealing with multiple companies and suppliers for the various solar components.
  • The only company in the U.S. with roof integrated flashing systems, low profile racking and flat roof rack mounting solutions- a full roofing solutions provider!  
  • Superior system efficiency- making a VELUX solar water heating system an integral part of your home can reduce the amount of energy consumed for water heating by up to 80%.
  • All solar tanks come standard with double-wall internal heat exchangers for optimum efficiency and safety.
  • Energy Star qualified systems
  • High aesthetics both on the roof and in the mechanical room with solar collectors that look and install just like VELUX skylights!
  • Excellent full system warranty (10 years on collectors, 6 years on solar tank, 5 years on pump/controller, 5 years on parts)
  • SRCC OG-300 approved system packages eligible for the 30% Federal tax credit as well as numerous state and local utility credits.
  • A national network of VELUX factory trained installation and service providers to ensure your VELUX system is installed fast and professionally.  Most systems are installed in one day so you can enjoy solar heated water tomorrow!  
  • Roof integrated collectors - means never having to de-commission the system and pull the collectors off the roof when re-roofing (saving you money now and for years to come)
  • Continuous flexible stainless steel pre-insulated hoses-means reduced risk of leaks, no sweat connections and no flame in the attic to connect pipes required.    
  • Low maintenance (most inspection items the end user can perform within minutes)