At AlphaOmega Glasses Repair we come across spectacles and sunglasses manufactured from a huge range of materials in our busy workshops. Spectacle repairs to frames and lenses can be challenging as glasses come in such a wide variety of materials, designs and colours, from cheap plastic to precious
Sunglasses manufacturers are all going green as they turn onto eco-friendly sunglasses. It comes in the wake of public demand for more eco-friendly eyewear and more and more manufacturers are taking notice. The result has seen the launch of several new ranges of eyewear options that are making the
Sunglasses aren't just for summer – as the name suggests they're for the sun! In fact, the risk of unprotected eye damage is even greater when the sun's glare is intensified by reflection off large expanses of snow – giving rise to the term "blinding white". Snow blindness – also
We all love to get out in the sunshine and make the most of clear blue skies, fresh air and warm weather. While we often count the days before we can turn our skin from pasty white with a golden summer tan, excessive sun exposure is an area where too much too quickly can be no only inadvisable, but
A couple of years ago, many in our prosperous society would never have thought of repairing a pair of glasses – even more so, their broken or damaged sunglasses. Off to the shops we went and indulged ourselves in a little retail therapy. The old broken glasses, however much we liked them, inevitab
2012 marked the 75th anniversary of Ray-Ban, the iconic sunglasses. To celebrate this event, Ray-Ban sunglasses launched their 'Never Hide' campaign, which uses images inspired by pivotal moments in American history, each one including a different model in the Ray-Ban range; a very clever way
This is where we post articles on various aspects of glasses repair as well as buying guides for our customers. We repair hundred of glasses and sunglasses every week and our expert staff always keep up-to-date with the latest spectacle repair technologies and practice. We can also offer advice on sunglasses frames and lenses. If you have any comments or thoughts about any of the articles listed here, please don't hesitate to contact us.
Our fast turnaround service means your broken glasses or sunglasses can be back with you in days, looking good as new and with no hidden charges. Most repairs are made within one working day.
We have repaired glasses from Switzerland, Malta, Spain – even Australia with stories of spectacles crushed by cars, chewed by pets, and written off as 'unrepairable' by professional opticians.
The team at AlphaOmega pride themselves on first class workmanship and a fast turnaround on all types of glasses repair using specialist tools and high-tech laser welding equipment.