Can You reglaze my glasses frames ?
Yes we can !
Ilkeston Factory Specs is a glasses boutique with an optical laboratory (with lens edging machines) onsite.
What about a "while you wait" instore service ?
We can offer a while you wait or 1 hour service on most standard uncoated single vision lens prescriptions. Many more lenses are available including coated lenses, unusual prescriptions and varifocal lenses within a few days.
What about online ordering ?
We offer online ordering if you want to reglaze your own glasses frames. Use our Online reglaze service to order new lenses. They will be waiting for you when you call and can be cut and fitted while you wait. We'll simply let you know within a few days that your lenses are waiting and arrange a visit for you to bring in your frames and have the lenses cut and fitted. Just one visit to store, leaving with your glasses within a few minutes with any type of lens and coating pre-ordered. Alternatively you can send your glasses frames to us in the post and we'll reglaze your glasses and return them to you the same way.
In store advice ?
Book a reglaze appointment with us online and a technician will be available for your visit. We'll go through things and give advice on the day.
Do you offer a "reglaze my glasses frames" service online ?
Yes we do, first make an order online, then post your frames to our Laboratory. We'll reglaze them for you and post them back to you by return.
Do you glaze old glasses frames ?
Yes we do, taking great care with your glasses frames during glazing (see terms of business).
Note: We reglaze full metal/plastic and semi rimless glasses but don't offer reglazes with Rimless frames,
but instead offer a full pair of rimless glasses at a reasonable price.
Do you reglaze new prescription lenses into my own old designer frames?
With pleasure, we are experts at glazing unique plastics and cold glaze acetate materials often used in the manufacture of designer glasses frames.
Do you glaze brand new designer glasses frames?
Yes, just bring along your valid purchase receipt with the new designer frames and we will take the accurate measurements and fit your new lenses, leave the rest to us.
Please note: We are careful not to damage your frames when reglazing them but due to the nature of reglazing glasses, occasionally accidents can happen, for which we cannot take responsibility. We offer our reglaze lenses into your own frames service at your own risk. Prices may vary instore.
Pupil Distance (PD) and frame measurements ?
Instore purchases and Click & Collect purchases. We can take your PD and centre height measurements instore at a small charge before cutting and fitting your pre-ordered lenses, or you can instruct us during the pre ordering process when making a purchase with us online. This is beneficial when buying varifocal lenses. We can offer this service with pre-ordered Click & Collect orders because we cut and fit lenses within our onsite Laboratory. This only takes a few minutes once the lenses and you've arrived (just choose option "measure me instore" when ordering online). The lenses can be cut and fitted in accordance with your measurements taken by us instore within a few minutes.
We have taken reglaze my glasses orders from the whole of the UK, from Scotland, down to Liverpool and Manchester, Wales, through the Midlands, down to the Home Counties, the London area and as far as Devon and Cornwall. Reglaze my specs orders from any area are welcome.