Glass House Optical was established in Nelson, British Columbia in May of 1992 by Harry Davidson. First located for 17 years in the Chahko
Mika Mall, Glass House Optical was later moved in 2009, to its current location, on the corner of Front and Hall Street. In mid 2012, Glass House Optical was taken over by Shamim Pourmokhtari, owner and licensed optician of Castlegar Optical in Castlegar, British Columbia. Which has now changed its name to Glass House Optical. ETHOS The shared goal is of achieving 100% customer satisfaction via an individual approach of high quality eye care by fully qualified Dispensing Opticians. We are able to cater for all possible ocular needs promptly and efficiently. Whether it is the in-house manufacturing lab enabling rapid spectacle production [often within 30 - 40 minutes], our expertise in the fields of contact lenses and dry eye treatment, our extensive selection of spectacle frames and lenses, we strive to exceed your expectations on every visit! Picture Biggest Selection in Nelson carrying over 1000 Men and Womens Designer Glasses, Sunglasses, Contacts, and Lenses. Minor repairs on glasses in our store. We have the technology to cut lenses for you in our shop! Professional Custom Lens Cutting. 1 Hour Service For Most Prescription Glasses. Fitting of Soft Contact Lenses and Cleaning Tips. Safety Frames and safety lenses available. FREE SIGHT TESTING!! An automated refraction is a quick, safe, and accurate way for individuals to check their vision before purchasing a new pair of glasses.