How To Shop For Lenses, Eyeglasses, And Sunglasses On A Budget

How To Shop For Lenses, Eyeglasses, And Sunglasses On A Budget

Author: Hannam Optical Inc. | | Categories: Eyeglass Store , Optical Store , Sunglass Store

Blog by Hannam Optical Inc.

Does your long-term vision and eyesight worry you? Do you need prescription eyeglasses, contact lenses, protective eyewear, or sunglasses but worry about the costs?

If yes, then you need a consultation with a reputed and licensed optician. Regarding cost, they generally start at around $120 for the complete set of eyeglasses. However, we can find eyewear to suit pretty much every budget.

At Hannam Optical Inc., we believe your eyesight and eye health are the number one priority. We think that with a little bit of shopping around, research, and attention to detail, you can reduce your eyewear costs considerably while still availing of high-quality lenses, fashionable eyeglasses, and sunglasses from trusted and trending manufacturers. So you do not get overwhelmed, we have made a guide to purchasing eyeglasses on a budget.

Set a budget
First off, setting a budget will give you an idea of how much you can afford to spend on your new pair of sunglasses, lens, or prescription glasses. However, it is wise to remember that going for the cheapest option may not be advisable as your vision is the priority. So set a reasonable budget to ensure you get the best eyeglasses at the right price.

Visit a reputable optician
Next is the crucial part, a visit to a reputable and well-stocked optician. Many people increasingly opt to purchase their eyewear online. However, not much can compare with a visit to the shop and a discussion about your needs for the kind of eyeglasses and budget. In-person optical services ensure complete customer satisfaction.

Try on and make a choice
While you are at your optician, you will have a chance to view, inspect, and possibly even try on different eyeglass options. With the help of a knowledgeable assistant, you can easily find eyewear options that suit your budget and serve the purpose of safeguarding your vision for years to come. Finally, you make a small deposit and wait until your eyeglasses are ready!

Pick up, fit and adjust
Next up, it’s time to pick up your eyeglasses. One of the significant advantages of going with professionals is that they have the know-how and experience to fit and adjust the eyeglasses according to your face.

Advice from the pros
Don’t be intimidated by the high price items. Come into the store and tell us your needs and budget, and leave it to us to find the eyeglasses that make you happy! This said, we think you should remember that your vision is super crucial to a productive and happy life, so do what’s best for them. Additionally, keep in mind that quality is more important than savings when it comes to lenses. Another thing to keep in mind is usually frames come in a range of prices and often have promotions and sales. So, if you want to save, budget frames are the way to go.

For more tips on how to avail of eyewear solutions on a budget, reach out to Hannam Optical Inc. We are a family-owned eyeglass repair/optical business that focuses on quality service and competitive price. Our store is located in Burnaby, BC, near Lougheed Skytrain Station. With over fifty years of combined experience in the eyeglass industry, we take pride in what we do. We guarantee that each and every customer will get the best quality, service, and price.

We serve clients across Burnaby, Coquitlam, Surrey, Richmond, Vancouver, Langley, Maple Ridge, Port Moody, Delta, North Vancouver, Abbotsford, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, White Rock, Mission, and the surrounding areas.

To learn all about our services, please click here. If you have any questions about optical solutions, please get in touch with us here.