Product related questions
Product related questions

Are Vario by VELUX bespoke rooflights CE marked?

Yes, all Vario by VELUX rooflights are CE marked and have a specific Declaration of Performance per each product. To retrieve your product specific Declaration of Performance, please follow this link and type in your specific product code. The product code can either be found in our Build your own  configurator or at your product’s type sign, which is located on the interior lining of your rooflight.

Do the Vario by VELUX bespoke rooflights open for natural ventilation?

Almost all of the products (Rectangular One, Square One, Long Slim One and Unlimited One) can be fitted with an actuator or a dual actuator for natural ventilation. Feel free to configure your own opening rooflight in our Build your own configurator.

Can I get VELUX Active when I buy a Vario by VELUX rooflight?

Not for now. Nonetheless, please keep in mind that VELUX Active is on our roadmap and we aim to integrate it in Vario by VELUX offering in the near future. No need to worry if you decide to buy the rooflight now, as this feature can be added at a later stage. 

Can I get blinds for my windows?

Vario by VELUX does not offer blinds at the moment, but recommends you to talk to a blinds supplier capable of making custom made sizes. 

Are Vario by VELUX rooflights available in bespoke frame colours?

Yes. Vario by VELUX offers a standard Jet black (RAL9005/30) and Traffic Grey (RAL9005/30) frame colours, which you can apply to your rooflight using our Build your own configurator. As an add-on, Vario can also offer custom-made colours, which will however come with an additional price. If you are interested in knowing more, please do not hesitate to contact our daylight expert team via phone +44 (0) 1592 778 246 or email

Do the rooflights have any flashing details?

With all Vario by VELUX bespoke rooflights you will receive black flashings which are easily attached to the roofing material in order to avoid driving rain enter the rooflight construction. 

Can I operate Vario by VELUX rooflights with my io-homecontrol® VELUX remote?

No, not at the moment. VELUX remote controls operate on the proprietary RF protocol io-homecontrol® which speaks a different language than the Vario by VELUX rooflight actuators. Please bear with us, as we are working hard on making this integration possible.