Fixed highlight windows offer diffused light with little glare. They also give homeowners privacy from neighbours and onlookers on the street but most importantly they provide valuable natural light into your home which is very important for our wellbeing. Research has proven that natural lighting helps people be more productive, happier, healthier and calm. Natural light boosts the body’s vitamin D storage, improves concentration, reduces stress and anxiety, helps you sleep and reduces the risk of nearsightedness in children and young adults by helping the eye produce dopamine, which aids in healthy eye development.
Strategic natural lighting can reduce energy costs because it can help manage heat or brighten a space without using electricity. Aside from health and energy saving benefits, natural light is also helpful for increasing the aesthetics of a space. Architects use natural light to make spaces appear larger, illuminate an interior structure and increase the beauty of a space