The importance of preventive maintenance in caring for your prescription Wiley X glasses cannot be overstated. Failure to make maintenance a top priority can interfere with your safety and visual acuity. By adopting a proactive approach to caring for your eyewear, you can get the most out of your investment and extend the life of your Wiley X glasses for years. Below is a look at the key role that maintenance plays in preserving your glasses and a 10-step guide to properly caring for your prescription Wiley X glasses.
Prescription Wiley X glasses are known for their outstanding durability and stylish appearance. Bearing a scratch resistant lens surface and frames that are virtually indestructable, Wiley X glasses are designed to last for years. However, failure to properly maintain your Wiley X eyewear can result in dirty, damaged, or ill-fitting glasses that can actually detract from your safety. The top three reasons why you should properly maintain your prescription Wiley X glasses are as follows:
Clearly, eyeglass maintenance is vital to your safety and visual acuity. Additionally, regular maintenance can preserve the sharp appearance of your glasses. Below are ten steps to help you extend the life of your prescription Wiley X glasses.
The path to beautifully maintained prescription Wiley X glasses begins with your commitment to proactive care. Rather than taking a reactive approach and waiting for problems to develop or worsen, resign yourself to a proactive approach by being on the lookout for flaws and debris. Three ways to develop a proactive approach to caring for your Wiley X glasses are as follows:
Developing an ongoing daily maintenance routine is one of the best steps you can take to protecting your Wiley X glasses. Get into the habit of making sure that your glasses are sparkling clean before you start your day and before you place them in their storage container in the evening. Make sure you keep some spare microfiber cloths in your pocket, purse, or car in case on the spot cleaning is required.
Eyeglasses can be magnets for oil, airborne particles, and water. Regular cleaning is therefore essential to ensuring that your prescription Wiley X glasses can properly protect your eyes and improve your vision. The frequency with which you should clean your glasses will depend upon the following factors:
The first step to properly cleaning your glasses is to undertake the cleaning process in a clutter-free location with your tools at arm’s length. Fortunately, people who wear prescription Wiley glasses can usually clean their glasses using supplies they already have on hand at home. Key supplies include the following:
You can thoroughly clean your prescription Wiley X glasses by first rinsing them with lukewarm water and then applying a drop or two of lotion-free liquid soap. By gently rubbing your glasses with the soapy mixture, you can remove debris and oil. Make sure you thoroughly rinse your glasses before drying them. Finally, make sure that you choose a clean, lint-free cloth for drying your glasses.
Damage, breakage and loose components seem to surface at the most unpredictable times. Failure to quickly address loose or missing components can impede your safety. You can be prepared to address common types of damage by investing in an eyeglass repair kit. Eyeglass repair kits cost less than $10.00 and enable you to repair your prescription Wiley X glasses anytime from any location. Repair kits are typically small and portable and usually feature the following components:
Maintaining a small stockpile of spare parts for your prescription Wiley X glasses enables you to quickly replace worn or broken components. Eyeglass components that may require spur of the moment replacement include the following:
Avoiding eyewear maintenance pitfalls should be a vital part of your proactive approach to caring for your prescription Wiley X glasses. Here are a few of the most common mistakes and bad habits:
Your daily maintenance routine will be the most successful if you complement it with a monthy comprehensive inspection of your glasses. Your thorough inspection should go beyond basic cleaning to scan for the following:
While your prescription Wiley X glasses may give you the peace of mind that you are effectively shielding your eyes from debris and harsh weather conditions, they are not a substitute for regular eyecare appointments. Make sure to visit a trusted eyecare professional at least once per year to screen for glaucoma and other serious eye problems.
Sometimes superb maintenance and expert repair services are not enough to salvage your prescription Wiley X glasses. Or, you may be facing a host of new safety threats that requires a new style of Wiley X glasses. Here are a few situations in which a new pair of prescription Wiley X glasses may be warranted:
The best way to preserve your Wiley X glasses is to seek the expertise of a leader in the safety eyewear industry. We invite you to contact us to learn more about the importance of maintaining your Wiley X glasses. Our team of eyewear experts has the tools and resources to help you keep your prescription Wiley X glasses in mint condition. We look forward to helping you extend the life of your eyewear!
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