Author Image William Barton

Through my teens and 20's, I spent a lot of time in construction and found myself on a lot of hot Southern California rooftops. That's what ignited my passion for solid workwear that's both comfortable and durable. I have a soft-spot for rugged work boots, but I also love a great pair of work pants that'll help the day go by smoothly.
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5 Best Socks for Construction Workers: Work Harder, Comfier

Say goodbye to sweaty feet and hole-filled socks. These are the best socks for construction workers you’ll love wearing on any job site, all day.
ariat sizing guide

Do Ariat Boots Run Big? Ariat Sizing Guide (+ Size Chart)

Ariat boots sizing runs a little differently to other brands. This Ariat sizing guide will give you all the info you need to get the right fit out of the gate.
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9 Best Work Socks for Men in 2024 Who Put in the Hours

Work socks shouldn’t break down when you need them most. I tried all the best work socks---these are the ones that won’t let you down on the grind.
carhartt boots review

Carhartt Boots Review: Steel Toe Wedge Work Boot Up Close

Carhartt is famous for their workwear, but are their boots any good? I tried the Waterproof 6-Inch Steel Toe Wedge Work Boot to see if it’s up to the job.
ever boots tank review

Ever Boots Tank Review: The King of the Bargain Basement

Wondering if Ever Boots are any good? The price seems right, but are they just going to fall apart on you a few months in? I tried them, here's my verdict.
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Why Do My Boots Smell Like Cat Pee? How to Fix in 10 Minutes

Wondering why your boots smell like cat pee? And you don't even have a cat? There are a surprising reasons for that---here's how to fix the problem.
truewerk review

Truewerk Review: Meet the New School

In this Truewerk review, I picked up Truewerk pants, plus a few shirts and I’m diving into all the details so you can decide if this brand is worth your money.
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How to Tell If Shoes Are Non-Slip in 6 Easy Steps 

Non-slip shoes are pretty self-explanatory. This article will walk you through everything to find a non-slip shoe that is best for your work environment.