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  1. Can Leather Boots Be Fixed?

    Can Leather Boots Be Fixed?

    Can leather boots be fixed? For the most part, yes! However, there are some limitations where a new set is the only viable option.

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  2. Is Roughout A Good Choice For Casual Boots?

    Is Roughout A Good Choice For Casual Boots?

    Roughout leather has usually been associated with working leather items like boots, but can roughout leather items be worn casually?

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  3. Boot Construction And Waterproofing Work Boots: How They're Made Matters

    Boot Construction And Waterproofing Work Boots: How They're Made Matters
    How boots are made matters, and believe it or not, boot construction makes a significant difference when it comes to waterproofing.
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  4. Should You Rotate Work Boots Or Dress Shoes?

    Should You Rotate Work Boots Or Dress Shoes?

    Often the suggestion is made to buy two pairs of leather boots or shoes to rotate them. Is it an important thing that you should be doing?

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  5. How Much Of A Difference Do Insoles Make?

    How Much Of A Difference Do Insoles Make?
    One of the most frequent and easiest upgrades anyone can make to a pair of boots is easily the boot insole, but how much of a difference does it really make?
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  6. Vegetable Tanned Leather Vs Oil Tanned Vs Chrome Tanned - What's The Difference?

    Vegetable Tanned Leather Vs Oil Tanned Vs Chrome Tanned - What's The Difference?

    There are many kinds of leather tannings out there, what's the difference and which is "best?"

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  7. Why Are Steel Toe Boots Uncomfortable? A Quick Guide To Getting Comfort And Protection

    Why Are Steel Toe Boots Uncomfortable? A Quick Guide To Getting Comfort And Protection
    Typically, the most common issues are a toe box that's too low or too narrow, or a boot design that's not that comfortable to begin with. So how do you make steel toe boots comfortable?
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  8. Why Nick's Handmade Boots' Wedge Sole Boots? What Sets Ours Apart

    Why Nick's Handmade Boots' Wedge Sole Boots? What Sets Ours Apart
    Why get a pair of wedge sole boots from Nick's Handmade Boots compared to other bootmakers? Because ours are made a little differently, and as a result, we feel we can say they're made a little better.
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  9. Getting Steel Toe Boots For Work? 3 Reasons You Need Custom Fitting

    Getting Steel Toe Boots For Work? 3 Reasons You Need Custom Fitting

    Steel toe boots are recommended or required in quite a few professions, but most end up ditching them because of discomfot. How do you get properly sized steel toe boots that are comfortable?

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  10. What Were Firefighter Boots Like? A Brief History Of Fire Boots

    What Were Firefighter Boots Like? A Brief History Of Fire Boots

    What were firefighter boots like back in the day? How have they changed over the years? Like any piece of equipment, they've undergone some radical changes over the years.

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