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  1. What's A Shank And Why Does It Matter In Work Boots?

    What's A Shank And Why Does It Matter In Work Boots?

    The shank is the spine of the sole structure, so everything that has to do with the bottom of the foot and how your boot interacts with it is impacted by the shank in your boots.

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  2. Should I Use Cream Or Wax Shoe Polish?

    Should I Use Cream Or Wax Shoe Polish?

    Polish is just one component of shoe care; you need more than that to keep a pair of fine leather boots or shoes in good condition as well as looking their best with that high mirror shine.

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  3. What's The Ideal Arch For My Leather Boots?

    What's The Ideal Arch For My Leather Boots?

    Most people either select or for that matter need a higher arch profile because they're going to be doing some heavy labor and in rough areas, for the casual wearer, this is overkill.

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  4. Should I Get Custom Boots Or Order In-Stock Boots?

    Should I Get Custom Boots Or Order In-Stock Boots?

     It's an investment in quality of fit, as well as construction and materials, with the ultimate goal being getting the utmost in comfort and service life from your work boots.

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  5. What's The Right Boot Height For My Leather Boots?

    What's The Right Boot Height For My Leather Boots?

    Is there an ideal boot height? It's more that there's a good boot height for certain applications.

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  6. What Are Kiltie Boots? Why Would I Get Them?

    What Are Kiltie Boots? Why Would I Get Them?

    The kiltie has actually been around for quite some time in practical footwear, originating in the United Kingdom a few centuries ago. It used to be far more common in more outdoor footwear rather than work boots. 

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  7. How To Restore Leather Boots After They've Gotten Beat Up With Work

    How To Restore Leather Boots After They've Gotten Beat Up With Work

    Your work boots are going to be worse for wear after a while on the job. How do you restore work boots after they've gotten pretty beat up from regular use?

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  8. How Much Do Leather Boots REALLY Cost?

    How Much Do Leather Boots REALLY Cost?

    What is the actual cost of leather boots? Can I save money by buying cheaper boots, or will a pair of quality work boots win out in the expense vs time useful paradigm?

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  9. Why Do Logger Boots Have High Heels?

    Why Do Logger Boots Have High Heels?

    Why exactly do Logger boots have raised heels? Is there any benefit to having significantly raised heels?

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  10. Where Can I Buy Nick's Boots?

    Where Can I Buy Nick's Boots?
    The best place to get fitted for a pair of Nick's Boots is in the showroom, however, there's a multitude of options available to get your hands on a pair of high quality work boots.
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