Boot & Body Care

Boot Maintenance Tips.

General Hygiene:

To ensure your constructions work boots footwear lasts and remains in top condition, keep footwear clean, wash and thoroughly dry feet, and change socks daily.

  • Clean work boots and safety footwear regularly.
  • Polish leather footwear and treat with leather preservative.
  • Brush suede footwear.
  • Clean footwear soles by brushing and washing to remove contaminants.
  • Footwear should not be cleaned with solvents and should not be force dried.
  • Store work boots and safety footwear in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight.
Water Damage:

Dry footwear after use and store in a well-ventilated area to avoid water damage. Inspect footwear for water damage before use.


Examine footwear for external damage prior to and after each use. In the case of cracks, breaks in leather, exposed toecaps or other similar damage, replace footwear.


Avoid any unauthorised footwear alterations, e.g. mechanical stretching or adding vent holes. Such alterations may:
a) Take the footwear out of compliance with the relevant standard.
b) Void any approval or certification of the footwear.
c) Reduce the effectiveness of the footwear.