Ridge, Hip and Ridge, and Gable End Ridge Skylights

 

Three other types of skylights which are not as commonly seen: (1) ridge skylights, (2) hip and ridge skylights, and (3) gable end ridge skylights.

The ridge skylight is installed along the ridge of the roof and typically follows the slope of the roof:

ridge mount skylight
Ridge Mount Skylight

Hip and ridge skylights resemble the “hip and ridge” style of roof:

hip and ridge skylight
Hip and Ridge Skylight.

Gable end ridge skylights resemble the “gable” style of roof:

gable end skylight
Gable End Skylight