Stained Glass Repair Canyon Lake

People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Custom Stained Glass In Upland, CA

Bring your beveled or stained glass into our store in Upland, California, for complete restoration services or purchase the tools and supplies you need to create your own. The Art of Stained Glass, Inc. wants you to enjoy the beauty of creating your own stained glass creations as well as our professional products. Contact us at (909) 931-4645 to find out how we can help you start or nurture your hobby.

Stained Glass Tools & Supplies

The Art of Stained Glass has everything you need to make beveled and stained glass creations for yourself. Our affordable stained glass tools and supplies are all of the highest quality and our talented team of experts can assist you with any project you are working on.

Choosing a Stained Glass Window for Your Canyon Lake Home

If you have never considered a stained glass window for your home, now is the time. Stained glass is a rising trend in home design, and for great reason. You may relate stained glass with the church glass windows you have seen over the years, but they can make a stunning addition to your home as well. Unlike ordinary windows, stained glass allows you to express your personality and unique style. One of the great things about stained glass is that it fits well with nearly every aesthetic. So, whether you prefer a traditional look, or if your home is more modern, there is a way to incorporate stained glass into your home design.

Stained Glass Windows and Energy Efficiency

Stained glass is stunning, but many homeowners are hesitant to use it in their home because they fear they will be missing out on the energy efficient advantages of traditional options like vinyl windows. While it's true, stained glass panels may not offer the same temperature barrier as commercially produced windows, it is possible to make them fairly energy efficient.

The individually crafted sections of stained glass windows make it so that hot and cold air can to pass through more easily than a solid piece of glass. However, you can have a custom stained glass piece created that uses double or triple pane glass, allowing for more insulation.

If you're still concerned about energy efficiency, there is another concession you can make if you want to incorporate stained glass into your home. Consider opting for stained glass panel that is installed in front of your existing windows. This will allow you to enjoy the beauty of stained glass without losing the function and energy efficiency of your commercially produced windows.

How to Incorporate Stained Glass Windows into Your Home Design

Stained glass panels are a great way to make a big statement in your home. However, you may be worried that they will take away from the rest of your interior design. If that's the case, it would be very best if you use stained glass panels as accents in strategic areas of your home. Consider a front door stained glass panel to give your home extra curb appeal or create privacy windows for your restrooms or home office.
Stained glass works beautifully in longer windows like along hallways or vaulted ceilings. It enables you to have a little privacy without covering your windows with large curtains or other window coverings. If you don't want a large piece that is too colorful, you can also choose a clear, etched piece with minimally colored accents to give your large windows a little added interest that isn't too overwhelming. A reputable stained glass shop relate can help you decide the best ways to incorporate stained glass into your home.

Once you start shopping for your stained glass windows, you might be overwhelmed with how many options there are. There are a little beautiful pre-fabricated pieces available on the market, but there is also the opportunity to have a custom piece made if you have something very specific in mind. The best place to start is at your local stained glass shop. You local stained glass expert can review all of your options with you based on your current home design and architecture.

Be warned that there are many inexpensive stained glass panels available on the market. These panels are typically sold in big box hardware or home furnishing stores. Unfortunately, these items are typically not very well made. If you want to invest in a stunning stained glass window that will last you for years to come, your best bet is to work with a local stained glass expert. There are many affordable stained glass options that do not compromise on quality available at reputable stained glass shops.

Caring for Your Stained Glass Windows

Stained Glass windows do require a little maintenance, but it doesn't take very much effort to keep your windows looking their best. You will want to dust them on a regular basis, no cleaning solution is needed. If you do find that your stained glass windows are still dirty after dusting, you can wipe them with a damp cloth. Periodically, it is a awesome idea to protect your stained glass windows by applying a special wax sealant to their surface.

If your are in need of a stained glass repair due to a crack or other damage, your first call should be to your trusted stained glass shop. They may offer repair services in-house, or they may refer you to a seasoned professional who has the skills necessary to make these delicate repairs. Under no circumstances should you call a regular glass shop or handyman to repair your stained glass windows. Only trust your window repairs to an experienced professional, they can help you maintain the beauty of your stained glass panels in Canyon Lake for many years to come.

Restoration & Repair Work

Speaking of helping you with your stained and beveled glass, The Art of Stained Glass, Inc. provides you with any restoration or repair work your existing glass requires. First, we remove the broken glass and then replace it with freshly cut pieces.

Next, we reglaze the glass in the window, door, or opening and make sure it sits properly. Have us restore almost any damaged stained glass in your home or office today.

The following is a list of services provided:

  • Beveled Glass
  • Casement Windows
  • Collectibles
  • Conservation & Restoration
  • Design Services
  • Door Glass
  • Doors
  • Finishing
  • French Door Windows
  • Gifts & Decorative Glass
  • Glass Doors
  • Glass Repair
  • Refinishing & Restoration
  • Shades
  • Special Orders
  • Stained & Beveled Glass
  • Table Tops
  • Tempered Glass