A very simple and inexpensive approach to add a beautiful effect to your home is with stained glass window film.
Stained glass designs can add a great deal of beauty to any window. If you have always aspired to have stained glass windows but the price tag was not within your budget, there is a means to get the look you’d like to have at a price that you could afford.
You can go on the internet and find stained glass window film in a large choice of designs which you can use on any one of your glass surfaces, including windows, glass doors, mirrors, and glass panels on cabinets. Having your favorite design will achieve a new appearance for your windows or other glass surfaces around your home where you want to have the special look of stained glass.
The wide variety of decorative stained window film that is readily available may depict scriptural themes, floral motifs or abstract geometric designs.
Not only does window film decorate a person’s house, it also offers the right balance of light control, increased privacy, and they also can also obstruct glare. They convey a very European style to the home, so when direct sunlight filters through them, an array of wonderful designs and colors are thrown on the floor, walls as well as furnishings of your home.
A decorative stained glass window film can be created from special material that filter out harmful rays. The static cling vinyl kind of stained glass window film is incredibly user friendly, and all that needs to be done is to peel off the backing paper and then apply the non-adhesive film to the glass panel. This economical film can be removed during the cold months and reused during the warm months.
Some manufacturers of decorative stained glass window film combine glass particles directly into designs which create the same sparkle of real stained glass. Good brands make use of special inks to create decorative stained glass window films that have deep dazzling colors. A really practical use of a decorative stained glass window film is to apply it on a window or door that has an aesthetically displeasing view. Rather than consistently keeping the shades down, you can add a gorgeous stained, etched or frosted glass design, that will block out the objectionable view and provide privacy, but will even add a decorative touch to the area.
With so many advantages and no disadvantages at all, plus the affordability of window film, it can quickly become one of the favorite window treatments of anybody who uses it.
You can add a decorative touch to a window or glass door with stained glass window film. This type of window treatment is affordable and it is very easy to apply. Installation only takes a few minutes and it requires no brackets or mounting hardware like other types of window treatments.
There are stained glass window film designs that cover the entire glass area, while some designs are a decorative glass centerpiece and other designs cover a specific area, such as a border or a corner.
Stained glass window film is available in these design categories:
* Abstract, Geometric, and Contemporary Designs
* Look of Nature . . . Leaves – Flowers – Vines
* Christian Faith Designs
* No-Pattern Color Tints
* Oval Centerpiece Designs
* Glass Borders and Corner Accents
Our favorite window film is the Wallpaper For Windows™ brand. They use a specially designed adhesive-free vinyl film with UV inhibitors.
Some of the great features about decorative window film from Wallpaper For Windows™:
* Provides energy savings (cooler in summer, warmer in winter).
* Their vinyl window film is easy to cut/trim. It resists wrinkling, creasing and tearing.
* This adhesive-free film will not stick to itself or other things while you are
peeling it from the backing paper and positioning it on the glass.
Also, this adhesive-free window film is easy to remove. That makes it handy to change designs. We know some people that like to rotate their favorite designs in a couple of places.
This type of decorative window film is ideal for renters because it is easy to apply and remove and requires no brackets or mounting hardware like most window treatments.
Stained glass window film, as well as the other styles of decorative window film, can be used on almost any glass surface. Of course, windows and glass doors are the most likely spots, but many window film designs look great on glass tables or glass panels on kitchen cabinets. Glass borders and corner accents really add a nice touch to mirrors. Also, don’t forget about glass shower doors and enclosures.
“A picture is worth a thousand words.” That old saying sure is true. So, let’s look at some examples of stained glass window film.
You can click on any picture to get more information or to see other types of decorative window film, such as the etched glass and privacy window film designs.
Decorate with the relaxing colors of nature. Biscayne Privacy stained glass design obscures visibility through the glass day and night. Enjoy the beauty from inside when the light shines through. Wow your neighbors at night when indoor lights show off the stained glass effect. The Biscayne design coordinates with many colors and decor styles.
The colorful earth tones of the Savannah design creates a beautiful decorative effect and ambiance in any room. This adhesive-free window film is the easy way to transform a window or glass door into beautiful stained glass that looks like it cost hundreds of dollars, but you’ll know that is was really a small fraction of that!
Mandalay adds beautiful stained glass color to a room. The vibrant flowers and foliage coordinate perfectly with many decorating styles and color motifs. The clear / see-thru design adds a decorative feature to glass doors and windows without blocking the view.
You’ll want to reach out and touch the grapes of Napa. This stained glass design is an easy way to transform any window or glass door into a beautiful decor element. With the clear background you can enjoy the design and still have the view through the glass. Also available in a privacy version.
Use this Christian faith-inspired window film design to help celebrate your spirituality. Timeless stained glass design easily beautifies glass doors, windows, and more. Ideal for home, business or church. Grace measures 21.5″ x 34.5″
These colorful shards of glass will add a beautiful decorative effect and ambiance to any room. The Atlantis design is an easy way to transform any window or glass door into beautiful stained glass that looks like it cost hundreds of dollars.
The rich colors of the Mandalay stained glass corners are an easy way to add the beauty of stained glass to mirrors, windows and glass doors. You get four (4) 9″ x 9″ corners, instructions and FREE smoothing squeegee. All you need is a spray bottle.
The cheerful colors of the Alena stained glass corners, are a beautiful accent for windows, glass doors and mirrors. You get four (4) 9 in. x 9 in. corners, instructions and FREE applicator smoothing tool. All you need is a spray bottle and a couple of minutes to apply.
The cheerful colors of the Charleston stained glass border complements many decorating styles. From casual to country to tropical to European and all styles between, Charleston is a beautiful addition to windows, glass doors and mirrors. Let your imagination go wild!
The Reno stained glass border is the easy way to add the beauty of stained glass to mirrors, windows and glass doors. These rich colors complement many decorating styles and color arrangements. You get two (2) 8 in. x 48 in. borders, instructions and FREE smoothing tool.
Inspired by a Frank Lloyd Wright style design, Rhapsody window film is an easy way to give any window or glass door a beautiful stained glass look. Coordinates with many color motifs and decorating styles. Adds privacy and maximum wow factor, day and night.