In the spotlight: Sliding Rooflight in Asse – Belgium

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In the historical centre of Asse, next to the market square you can find this luxurious project with domestic and commercial properties ‘In de wolken’ (‘into the clouds’). The roof top terrace has a wonderful view on the 17th century St Pieterschurch. Glazing Visions 3 Wall Sliding Box provides comfortable entrance to the roof top.This box skylight has a 50% opening. The Flush glazed leading edges allow water run-off and easy cleaning, while maintaining maximum security.

In the historical centre of Asse Belgium

Front domestic and commercial property

3 Market square Asse

Three Wall Box: wow factor on the roof

As with our flat sliding rooflights, the box skylights are quiet in operation and have built in electronic solid-state controls with battery backup, manual override, speed control and creep sealing as standard. Every unit is factory-preassembled and tested, and can usually be craned into position, fitted and commissioned within a day.

5 Rooftop view Sliding Box

Easy entrance to the roof with Sliding box dakluik

Minimal framework

Three wall box : wow factor on the roof

The three-wall box skylight brings the costs down by integrating the skylight with the walls of your building. Less glass, lower costs. There’s no compromise on quality or usability though; you’ve got the same easy-access flexibility as the free-standing box light at a lower price.

The rooflight opens electrically, operated by a rocker switch positioned wherever you choose. It includes a one-touch facility, where the switch is pressed then released, leaving the rooflight to open automatically. You can even stop it part way. An extra option is the external key pad access.

Have a look

Video: Soft Close system
Video: One touch open & close

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