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How to store your Wellington boots

How to store your Wellington boots

Here's a simple guide on how to store wellington boots: Clean the boots: Before storing your wellies, clean them thoroughly to remove any dirt, mud or grime. Use a damp cloth to wipe them down, and allow them to dry completely. Stuff them: To maintain their shape, stuff the boots with newspaper or an old T-shirt. This will prevent the boots from collapsing and losing their shape over time. Store in a cool, dry place: Avoid storing your wellies in direct sunlight or in humid environments, as this can cause the material to deteriorate or attract mold. Instead, store them...

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How do I recycle old rubber wellington boots?

How do I recycle old rubber wellington boots?

Recycling old rubber Wellington boots is an environmentally friendly way of disposing of them. Here are some steps to follow: Determine if the boots are still usable: If the boots are in good condition and can still be worn, consider donating them to a local charity or organization in need. Check with local recycling facilities: Contact your local recycling facilities to see if they accept rubber boots for recycling. Some recycling centers accept rubber products, such as rubber boots, for recycling into new rubber products. Find a rubber recycling program: Look for rubber recycling programs in your area. Many organizations...

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Do rubber Wellies protect from an electric shock?

Can your rubber wellies save you from an electric shock?

Rubber has insulating properties, meaning that it does not allow electricity to flow through it. You get electric shocks if you cannot stop the electricity from being grounded, so there a few things to consider. If you are out walking in a lightening storm, take cover and count the number of seconds from seeing the lightening until the time you hear the roar of thunder. This will tell you how close the lightening is, in miles. The best course of action is to take shelter in a building or vehicle.  What protection do your rubber boots give you?  The best...

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How to clean your wellington boots

Wellington Boots are the perfect outdoor wet weather footwear. Given Talolo Boots can be worn inside as well as outside, you may want to wash them at times. To wash your wellies you simply run them under a cold tap or hose (either with your feet still in them) or after you have taken them off. The mud, if still wet will simply just wash off. If the mud has dried then it best to take a wet sponge or cloth and wash the mud off.  You may want to use a soft brush for the sole of the boot, to...

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How to keep warm in your wellies when it is cold

How to keep warm in your wellies when it is cold

The temperatures have dropped yet we still need to head outside to walk ourselves and/or our dogs. Rubber wellies are not the warmest so it is important to wrap your feet up warm.  We recommend wearing woollen socks. Wool is a great natural fibre that repels and absorbs any moisture.  Two pairs of socks are excellent, a thin silk sock next to the skin, then a woollen thicker sock on top is ideal. Wool socks look great over the top of the boots with skinny jeans or leggings.  The other alternative is to wear some fluffy fleece welly boot liners which are super thick...

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