Author: Arethea Harris

Arethea Harris is the National Marketing and Communications Manager for VELUX Canada, an international company that specializes in bringing daylight and fresh air into homes and buildings through their manufactured product line up of skylights, sun tunnels and roof windows. She is responsible for all B2C and B2B marketing activities and the development and delivery of the strategies. Prior to her role at VELUX she worked for the Canadian Football League, developing and executing marketing and event strategies, ticketing campaigns and led the visual branding for Canada’s biggest single day professional sporting event- The Grey Cup. Arethea has a passion for basketball. As a former varsity player, she continues to play recreationally twice a week. In addition, she has an eye for architecture and design. She loves to travel and is also a chef by night, cooking and creating new recipes.

Written by Arethea Harris, Nov 6, 2018
Topics: Planning, Getting Started, Inspiration

Building science — Putting the right skylight in the right place to perform

Skylights add style, drama and beauty to any room. They allow natural light to permeate the space, illuminating your furnishings. But the advantages go beyond aesthetics. Check out the multi... Read More

Written by Arethea Harris, Nov 4, 2018
Topics: Planning, Advice

New global survey: daylight affects people’s sleep and productivity

As Canadians prepare to turn back clocks, the Indoor Generation report highlights the importance of exposure to daylight on our circadian rhythms! Read More

Written by Arethea Harris, Oct 30, 2018
Topics: Planning, Getting Started

Bring more light into your home with simple renovations

We have slowly become the Indoor Generation who spends 90% of our time indoors, so it’s important to take steps to create a more comfortable home. And right now is the perfect time for some ... Read More

Written by Arethea Harris, Oct 23, 2018
Topics: Planning, Advice, Inspiration

A healthier lifestyle begins at home

While fall isn’t the start of a new calendar year, for many of us it marks new beginnings and a revaluation of our habits and lifestyle. And with winter quickly approaching, it’s a smart ide... Read More

Written by Arethea Harris, Oct 19, 2018
Topics: Planning, Advice, Inspiration

5 improvements to consider when re-roofing

 Fall is the perfect time to book your new roof project you’ve been putting off all year. This home renovation project is a smart move with a great return on investment. In the short term it... Read More

Written by Arethea Harris, Oct 9, 2018
Topics: Advice, Inspiration

Key benefits of fresh air and natural light in your home

There’s nothing like a cool breeze on a hot summer’s day. Or having sunlight streaming through your window on a chilly winter morning. But the advantages of having natural light and fresh ai... Read More