Will Walmart Put Old Lenses In New Frames? [Full Guide!]
Walmart Vision Centers can be found in Walmart stores. They offer easy, affordable access to contact lenses, glasses, and eye exams.
But will Walmart insert your old lenses if you purchase new frames? This is what I discovered after doing some research:
Will Walmart Put Old Lenses In New Frames?
Walmart Vision centers will be able to fit prescription lenses into replacement frames from 2022. Walmart also can install old lenses into new frames, provided that they’re the same dimensions. Walmart does not charge for this service if the lenses and frames are purchased from them.
How Much Does It Cost?
If your local Walmart Vision Center agrees to put your old lenses into new frames, there is usually no cost for the service. You will have to purchase your new frames at Walmart Vision Center before the lenses can be replaced.
Walmart Will Replace Lenses in Broken Frames
If your lenses have been damaged, Walmart Vision Center won’t replace them.
The lenses that are offered to be put into new frames by your Walmart must not have chips, cracks, or other damage.
Walmart may offer new lenses for old frames.
Some Walmarts will put new prescription lenses in old frames, as long as one of the products was purchased from Walmart originally. This can be different from one Walmart Vision Center store to another.
How do I check if Walmart is willing to replace old lenses with brand new ones?
Ask the Vision Center in your Walmart to find out whether they will replace your lenses with new ones. It’s easy to search for your local Vision Center using the Walmart website locator.
You can find more information in my post on the time it takes to order glasses at Walmart and Walmart Vision Center prices. Also, I have posts about if Walmart will repair glasses.
It will differ from one Walmart store to the next. My Walmart Vision Center informed me that while most Walmart Vision Centers are able to replace worn lenses with new ones, some Walmart stores may not. Before you go to Walmart, make sure that you call the local Walmart Vision Center.
Your old lenses can be put into new frames for no additional charge. The only requirement is that you purchase your new frames at Walmart Vision Center. Your frames should be exactly the same as the original frames. The lenses also need to have no damage.
.Will Walmart Put Old Lenses In New Frames? [Full Guide!]