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Roofing shoes are critical to your comfort, safety, and job performance. But the process of choosing the right pair can get overwhelming. There are so many brands out there and so many important factors to consider. We spent hundreds of hours researching, reviewing, and comparing shoes from all the top...
Choosing the best metal roofing shoes for metal roofs can be really tricky. Metal roofs are extremely slippery by default and you need appropriate footwear and good traction to keep you from slipping. There are so many different options out there, and if you're a beginner, it can be really...
Picking the right roofing shoes for shingles can be a time-consuming and a nerve-racking process. There are so many models out there and if you have no idea what to look for in a roofing shoe, you'll end up with some slippery, uncomfortable shoes that will tear off in...
If you're looking for cheap roofing shoes, you're in the right place. Professional roofing shoes are great but they can get really expensive. For those of you who don't want to spend hundreds of dollars on professional roofing shoes, here are 5 budget-friendly picks under $100. After weeks of research and...
If you're looking for a new pair of Red Wing roofing boots and you're not sure which model to choose, this article is for you. We researched, analyzed and compared top-rated models and today we share with you our 5 best picks. A little bit about the brand: Red Wing is...

LATEST GUIDES

cutting corrugated metal roofing

How To Cut Corrugated Metal Roofing | Best Cutting Tools 2020

Not sure how to cut corrugated metal roofing? You’re not alone. After weeks of research and interviews with professional roofers and metal workers, we’ve found the best and the least...
secure yourself on roof

How To Secure Yourself on a Roof | Best Roof Safety Equipment in 2020

If you're wondering how to secure yourself on a roof, then you've come to the right place. After weeks of research, we've put together this roofing safety guide including...
can you walk on a metal roof without damaging it

Can you walk on a metal roof without damaging it?

If you're wondering if: can you walk on a metal roof without damaging it, the answer is: Yes, you can! To avoid causing any damage to a metal roof,...
What temperature is too cold to install shingles

What temperature is too cold to install shingles?

If you're wondering what temperature is too cold to install shingles, here's the answer: The ideal temperature for installing asphalt shingles is between 40°F - 85°F (4 - 26 degrees...
can you walk on cedar roof

Can you walk on cedar shake roof? Yes, and here’s how!

Can you walk on cedar shake roof? The short answer is: yes, you can! But with caution. Wood shake roofs are excessively slippery by default. And they can get even...
can roofing be done in winter

5 Things You Must Know: Can Roofing Be Done in Winter?

The answer is: Yes! Roofing can be done in winter, but you need to take special measures. Whether you need to install or repair a roof, cold weather and...
how to walk on a metal roof without slipping

How To Walk on Metal Roofs Without Slipping

Since metal roofing is really popular these days, now is the perfect time to put your safety first and learn how to walk on metal roofs without slipping. If...