Everything about Sun Tubes Alabaster AL

Sun tubes are great when a skylight will not work due to an attic or obstructions, and the light fills the room, naturally. Read more.

The Hutch Touch
(205) 369-3983
2961 Pelham Pkwy.Suite 101
Pelham, AL
 
Ecoview Windows of Birmingham LLC
(205) 490-6045
240 Oxmoor Circle
Birmingham, AL
 
Marvin Windows By Dale Inc
(205) 942-2032
117 W Park Dr
Birmingham, AL
 
Wiregrass Insulation & Shelving
(334) 308-2592
Old Hwy 134
Enterprise, AL
 
Glass Solutions
(251) 341-0144
7156 Airport Blvd
Mobile, AL
 
Holcombe Doors & Windows
(205) 991-3667
2815 Greystone Commercial Blvd Ste 200
Birmingham, AL
 
Amarr Garage Doors
(205) 941-1777
400 Industrial Ln
Birmingham, AL
 
Pella Window & Door
(205) 322-6776
2820 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL
 
Service Supply LLC
(251) 450-4501
3404 Moffett Rd
Mobile, AL
 
Anniston Door Svc
(256) 238-1493
4012 Saks Rd
Anniston, AL

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Bring light into rooms that do not have windows or skylight access. The interior of the 'tube' magnifies the light so that the fixture in the ceiling looks like there is actually a bulb inside. Guests often look for a light switch to turn it off when they leave a bathroom, closet, or laundry area.

The ROI Calculation is based on 14" diameter. Flexible or rigid tubing allows the unit to go around virtually any attic obstructions unlike other lighting systems, which saves you money. The ROI Calculation is based on factoring in the savings offset of purchasing, installing, and powering savings two light fixtures, and their bulbs over ten years.

TAX CREDITS: The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) provides you with a 30% Tax Credit for Sun Tubes that are put into service by the end of 2010. This tax credit item is only for existing homes, not new construction, that is your primary residence and it includes ONLY the cost of materials and NOT installation.

3 KEY POINTS -

  1. The tax credit cap is $1,500 on collective home improvement elements other than Geo-Thermal 'Ground Source' Heat Pumps, Solar Hot Water Heating, Solar Photovoltaic, and Fuel Cell systems - which each have no cap and are eligible through 2016.
  2. The tax credits for exterior 'weatherization' improvements like windows, doors and insulation do not include the cost of installation!
  3. If you reach the $1,500 cap in 2009, you are not eligible for additional tax credits in 2010.

Choose Sun Tubes that meet these criteria to get the Tax Credit; and check products carefully, because in many cases an ENERGY STAR certification does not necessarily meet the tax credit requirements below:
• They must have a U-factor and Solar Heat Gain Coefficient (SHGC) less than or equal to 0.30. You can find the U-factor and SHGC on the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) label.
• Only some Energ...

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