Installation advice

We think it is relatively easy to install our roof windows as everything can be done from inside the property, however, ease of installation will always depend on your specific circumstances. Before you start the installation, there are a list of things that you need to take into consideration:

  • Are you installing your roof window into a new building?
  • Is this new build without a covered roof and without finished masonry?
  • Is it an established or inhabited house?
  • Does the roof have modern tiles or have you got a 100 year old slate roof?

We have organised these assembly instructions so that you can find exactly the right sections you need for your roof quickly. But should you have any concerns, you should seek the advice and assistance of a professional roofer because incorrect roofing and building work can affect the stability of the roof.

We can also advise you about the way to attach a snow guard to your roof window to avoid possible damage from snow.

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Roof window blinds installation instructions
Blackout blind

Fix plastic brackets

Please find the two plastic brackets and fix them to the top of the sash. Please make sure you use the correct bracket left and right (L/R).

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Blackout blind

Install the blind

Insert the blind into the two plastic brackets.

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Fixing the blind

Pull the cloth a bit and lift up, so you can see the holes on the sides. Then fix onto the plastic brackets using one screw on each side to hold the blind in place.

Blackout blind
Blackout blind

Installing side channels

Pull the cloth a bit and insert the side channel top end under the front cover of the blind.

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Fix side channels

Release the cloth and push the side channel downwards so it fits to the bottom corner. Fix the side channel to the sash through the pre-drilled holes.

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Fix the other side channel

Install the other side channel.

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Done!

You can now test the blind. Close the blind by simply pulling down the handle bar. Open the blind by tipping the handle bar back a bit towards the pane and release.

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