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Old 05-14-2015, 07:28 AM   #1
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skylight shade

I have a small skylight in my kitchen area that is causing the trailer to heat up. To the point the 15k ac is having a hard time keeping up. I need to put a shade in it and was wondering what you folks do?
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Old 05-14-2015, 07:33 AM   #2
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Here's how I did ours in the bathroom to keep the heat off the skylight and out of the trailer.
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Old 05-14-2015, 07:47 AM   #3
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That's a good idea and nicely done but I was thinking of something I could open and close. The skylight would be nice when it's cold outside but in the summer Georgia heat it's a bit much. Thanks for the reply.
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Old 05-14-2015, 08:14 AM   #5
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They make shades for skylights. I have 2 skylights in my Wildcat 5th wheel in the living room slide and it shades like a day/night shade you just pull over the skylight.
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Old 05-14-2015, 08:27 AM   #6
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I have this and it works good. Easy to take down and blocks a lot of the heat and light. It's for the door but works great on the skylight in the bathroom. Amazon.com: Camco 45167 SunShield Reflective Door Window Cover: Automotive
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Something like that would work. DW wants something like the pleated ones that slide across. She saw one in a camper while we were shopping for a new trailer but I can't seem to find one. Here's a pic of the skylight.
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Oops. Let me try that again.
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Check with Forester/Sunseeker if this is the right size. BCLEMMENS on those forums may be able to give you the size.
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