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Old 08-15-2016, 08:01 AM   #11
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I am cheap and I used a white foam cord board cut to size and held in place with screen clips. The screen clips are similar to the ones that hold the clear vinyl window covers on the screen door. These can be purchased at a local hardware store and the foam cord board from an arts and craft store. See attached pictures.
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Old 08-15-2016, 08:21 AM   #12
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Old 08-15-2016, 12:13 PM   #13
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Old 08-15-2016, 12:19 PM   #14
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This is what I put up in my skylights. Didn't cut all the heat but it sure helps. I still put reflectix over the entire skylight when we aren't camping
I like, where did you get it and how is it installed?
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Old 08-15-2016, 12:49 PM   #15
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My wife bought some broad cloth at the fabric store. I unscrewed the ceiling fixture, laid a couple layers on top of it and put it back. I have not felt any heat since I did that, but I still get plenty of light.

I have tired other remedies, but I like this one the best.
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Old 08-15-2016, 12:50 PM   #16
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I like, where did you get it and how is it installed?
I finally settled on that look from Amazon. They are available at Wal-Mart, Home Depot and Amazon and I'm sure, other places. They have lots of designs and styles.
It installed easily with water, a squeegee and a utility knife or scissors to cut to fit. Get the glass/plastic wet, place film over area and squeegee the water out until the water is gone and all bubbles are removed.
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Old 08-15-2016, 04:56 PM   #17
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I used this product I bought at Home Depot for about $5. R-Tech 1-1/2 in. x 2 ft. x 4 ft. Rigid Foam Insulation Has an R valve of about 5. Works great in my skylight and is easy to cut.
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Old 08-15-2016, 05:01 PM   #18
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I used a spray window tint. Dropped temp allot
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Old 08-15-2016, 10:55 PM   #19
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We have noticed the hot shower for a few years. Finally I decided to do something about it. I purchased a windshield sun screen, cut it to fit the frame of the skylight. I attached sticky back Velcro dots along the edges of frame and shade and stuck into place. Cheap, lightweight, and if you want light or heat it just pulls off and then re-attaches.
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Old 08-16-2016, 05:55 AM   #20
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I would figure out a way to cover it on the outside. Something like an opaque bin.
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