Grant Pemberton

  1. Tactical Fire Boot vs Leather Firefighter Boots?

    Tactical Fire Boot vs Leather Firefighter Boots?
    There's a reason why traditional leather firefighter boot designs are still popular with wildland firefighters...and why some hunters swear by more staid boot designs over modern, high-tech and synthetic designs as well. Let's go over that a bit more.
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  2. Why Are So Few Leather Work Boots Made In The USA?

    Why Are So Few Leather Work Boots Made In The USA?
    Part and parcel to why it's harder to get custom work boots here in the USA is the demand for labor. You see, a pair of custom work boots require craftsmen of exceptional skill to construct them.
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  3. What Are Lineman Boots?

    What Are Lineman Boots?
    Lineman boots are made for people that regularly ascend ladders, power poles with climbing spires, and other structures on a daily basis. This imposes certain requirements.
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  4. How Tall Should My Work Boots Be?

    How Tall Should My Work Boots Be?
    A ten incher will give you optimum ankle support and protection for your foot, ankle, and lower calf. If you’re a mechanic, construction worker, logger, tradesman, or firefighter, you’ll probably need the extra line of defense against heavy equipment, sharp tools, and rough terrain.
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  5. What Are Made to Order Boots?

    What Are Made to Order Boots?
    The option of made to order boots gives you the freedom to decide almost every detail of your boots’ construction—from the height of the boot to the color of the edge dressing.
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  6. Common Types of Foot Pain and How To Deal With Them

    Common Types of Foot Pain and How To Deal With Them
    Here are some tips for identifying and remedying the cause of your foot pain.
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  7. What Are Station Boots?

    What Are Station Boots?
    Station boots are perhaps the only all-purpose fire boot. You get the support and comfort of a wildland fire boot, but also the watertight seal of a rubber boot. The best of all possible worlds.
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  8. Should I Invest In Custom Fire Boots Or Just Replace Them As Needed?

    Should I Invest In Custom Fire Boots Or Just Replace Them As Needed?
    A question some people might have is whether investing in custom fire boots is better than just merely replacing them once a year or so.
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  9. Pull-On Boots Are Not Always The Best Firefighting Boots

    Pull-On Boots Are Not Always The Best Firefighting Boots
    Bunker boots, as they're often called, are what many people think of as the classic fire boot. They may be for some departments, but are they always the most appropriate choice of boots for firefighters?
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  10. How It's Made Fire Boots

    How It's Made Fire Boots
    We can't give you ALL the details, of course...but we can tell you as much as humanly possible about the process so you get an understanding of how we put our boots together.
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