Working on SIPS Roof, Images 1-8

The timber-frame and structural-insulated-panel home

After laying out the skylights from the interior and removing the drywall, the installer transfers the location to the roof.

Transferring the corners of the opening to the roof surface

The bulk of the foam is removed with a recip saw.

After the opening is made, the crew uses a "hot knife" to create a recess for 2x10 framing around the edges.

Triming the skylight well

The finished skylight well

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