For anyone working on roofs, the right footwear is a must. It’s not just about comfort; it’s also about safety. A good pair of roofing boots provide excellent traction, reducing the risk of slips and falls, and offer support to prevent foot fatigue. So, what are the best roofing boots out there? At Kiwi Roof Masters, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 essential roofing boots for safe and slip-free climbing.
- Red Wing Heritage Men’s Moc 6″ Boot
Renowned for its durability and comfort, the Red Wing Heritage boot features a traction tred outsole for excellent grip on steep and uneven surfaces.
- Thorogood Men’s American Heritage 6″ Moc Toe Boot
The Thorogood American Heritage boot provides maximum comfort and has an oil and slip-resistant outsole, perfect for roof work.
- Wolverine Men’s Overpass 6″ Composite Toe Work Boot
With its advanced ContourWelt construction, the Wolverine Overpass boot offers the flexibility and comfort of a trainer but with the durability and grip of a boot.
- Timberland PRO Men’s 6″ Pit Boss Steel Toe Boot
The Timberland Pit Boss boot is tough, safe, and comfortable with a slip, oil, and abrasion-resistant outsole for safe climbing.
- Irish Setter Men’s 6″ 83605 Work Boot
This Irish Setter boot boasts a heat-resistant outsole, making it ideal for roofing jobs, especially in warmer weather.
- Cougar Paws Men’s Estimator Roofing Boot
Cougar Paws boots are designed specifically for roofers, with a unique traction grip technology that provides excellent stability on steep roofs.
- Danner Men’s Vicious 4.5 Inch Non Metallic Toe Work Boot
The Danner Vicious boot features a Vibram Vicious outsole that is specifically designed for traction on surfaces like roofs.
- Carhartt Men’s 6 Work Safety-Toe NWP Work Boot
Carhartt’s boot has a rugged rubber sole that provides excellent grip on various surfaces, and the safety-toe feature offers extra protection.
- KEEN Utility Men’s Detroit XT Mid Steel Toe Work Boot
This KEEN Utility boot is designed with asymmetrical steel toes for optimal comfort and a slip-resistant sole.
- Caterpillar Men’s Second Shift Steel Toe Work Boot
Caterpillar’s Second Shift boot offers excellent traction, durability, and protection with its steel toe and high-cut design.
Investing in a good pair of roofing boots is an investment in your safety. Remember, your footwear should be comfortable, provide good grip, and protect your feet.
At Kiwi Roof Masters, we put safety at the forefront. Our team is equipped with the best gear to ensure safe and quality workmanship. Need help with your next roofing project? Contact us today to discuss your needs.