Frequently Asked Boots Alteration and Shoe Repair Questions
Are you still operating during COVID19?
Yes we are open during Covid19 with enhanced safety measures in place. We require customers to wear a mask at all times when inside and disinfect their hands upon entering. Hand sanitizer will be provided upon entry. If you are feeling sick or have traveled outside of Canada in the past 14 days, please stay home. Please book an appointment on our website so we can ensure we are serving one client at a time.
How long does it take to perform the boot alteration or shoe repair?
The boot alterations normally takes between 3-5 days. However if you need them done urgently, depending on the type of boots we can fast track them and offer a 1 hour service for an extra $15. A lot of our clients that come from outside the Greater Toronto Area choose this method.
Where can I get your flyers?
Leon’s Boot Alterations and Shore Repair is partnered with almost all shoe companies in the Greater Toronto Area(GTA) that sell boots. You can find our flyers in any mall across Toronto including its northern suburbs ( Vaughan). Or you can come to our location. Book your appointment online or call us to set up an appointment.
How do you perform the boot alterations?
We have a proven method that has been passed down for three generations of boot alteration and shoe repair professionalism. You will barely notice that your boots have been altered or anything has been done to them. No matter how skinny or large your calves are, Leon will make sure your boots feel and look magnificent!
“I do not live in Toronto or Vaughan.” Can I ship you my boots?
We prefer that you come into our location so that we can take a precise measurement. However, we may be able to accommodate you. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a brief description of what you need done. In the email, please specify the material of the Boots (if known) and also attach 2-3 pictures of your boots (while wearing them) from different angles. After this, please follow this link with the shipping instructions
“My boots cost me $750 dollars, will they get ruined?”
No. Independent of the cost of the boots, Leon’s Boot Alterations takes great care in altering boots to the highest standard for all our customers. Our standards are very high. We want the job to be perfect, and our customers expect the same. We will not accept your boots for an alterations if we can not do the job right. We also give a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Our goal is to make sure your boots fit your calves to your exact specifications.
Can you deliver my boots when they are done?
Unfortunately we do not do delivery . We prefer you come in so you can try your footwear on to see if we need to make any final adjustments. However, if you are from out of town and need a Widening Job done, we may be able to accommodate you. Please follow these instruction for this option.
What other shoe repair services do you provide?
We can repair most shoes depending on the problem. We also work with all kinds of leather material such as belt adjustments, coats and purse alterations. Please contact Leon’ Boot Alterations for prices. It is best we see the repair in person or if you email us a picture. Our services includes, heel & sole protectors, shoe & boot stretching, zipper & velcro repair, shoe shining and repairing rips and holes. View THIS link to learn more.
How wide can you widen boots?
We can widen boots to properly fit your calves. Specifically up to five inches depending on the material and quality of the boots. Visit THIS link to learn more.
What material do you work with?
We work with leather, vinyl, synthetic, and fabric to narrow or widen boots and shoes.
Do your alter Horse Riding Boots?
Yes, we often work with Horse riding boots. We are able to narrow, widen and shorten boots for a perfect snug fit.