Ways to Customize Stained Glass for your Fort Collins Home

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Ways to Customize Stained Glass for your Fort Collins Home

Whether it’s replacing old cabinets or updating your bathroom floor, you want to make sure that your renovations will bring out the best in your home. Adding a stained glass window to your Fort Collins home is no different. Your stained glass should complement your home’s architectural style and existing décor, amplifying its beauty rather than detracting from it.

The great thing about stained glass is that it’s custom made. This means that homeowners can personalize the design not only to suit their individual preferences, but also to make sure that it matches the rest of their home.

Below, we’ve described the various ways that stained glass can be customized.


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What Can Stained & Leaded Glass Do for Your Home?

Before we discuss customization, let’s talk about why you should consider stained glass in the first place. Adding a stained or leaded glass window to your Fort Collins home will not only make it look more beautiful, but will also:

  • Increase your home’s value
  • Create privacy for you, your guests, and family
  • Provide you with an alternative to blinds and curtains
  • Increase the amount of natural light in your interior
  • Conceal your belongings from strangers outside

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Ways to Customize Your Stained Glass

If you’re worried that a stained glass window won’t look good with your home’s architectural style, don’t be. These features are 100% completely customizable. That means they can be made to match a range of architectural styles, from centuries-old Victorian homes to the most modern craftsman styles. Here are some of the ways your stained glass can be customized.


Shape & Size

Stained and leaded glass inserts can be made to any specification. No matter what shape or size of window you have, whether it’s a standard slider window or a octagonal transom, we can create something to meet your exact specifications.


Glass Colors

Stained glass windows can be made from either clear glass, colored glass, or both. At Fort Collins Stained Glass, we have over 50,000 glass colors for you to choose from.



There is truly no limit when it comes to design. You can choose from one of the popular styles like Mackintosh or Art Deco or opt for a unique design that’s entirely your own. From geometric patterns and floral shapes to landscapes, portraits, and beyond, stained glass windows can be designed with virtually any aesthetic.


Speak to a Designer Today

Are you interested in adding stained glass to your Fort Collins home? Call our office today to discuss your options with a designer!

Martin's work has been spotlighted on HGTV, the DIY Network, CBS, NBC, and numerous media outlets. He is one of the most accomplished stained glass artisans of his time and the proud owner of Fort Collins Stained Glass. He has dedicated his entire life's career to sharing his love of stained glass with others and is an expert on its origin, manufacturing process, and history. In addition to creating custom stained glass for homes and commercial businesses, Martin also acts as a consultant for church restoration projects. Drawing on his own research and ongoing education as well as the skills that he attained while working as a glass artisan in Scotland, Martin helps property owners identify the best styles and options of stained glass for achieving their aesthetic and architectural goals. His company has been in business for over thirty years and has successfully executed over 50,000 projects.

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