The rainy season is now upon us. We are now at that time of the year where it rains unexpectedly after being sunny all day and when we carry mini umbrellas everywhere in anticipation of a sudden downpour. These downpours lead to a variety of inconveniences which range from wet documents to ruined outfits. One effect of these rains that lasts longer than others is water damage to shoes.
Water damage varies in nature and is the reason why some people put away their best shoes during this time as water damage can be expensive to fix and in some cases, is permanent. Fortunately, there are ways to restore shoes from water damage in the comfort of your home.
Dry them till there is no sigh of the water damage and remove the insoles if you must.
This will allow for the mud to absorb water and this makes it easier to clean. Use a damp cloth to wipe off the rest of the mud and then dry. No matter how caked on the mud is on your shoes, do not use sharp objects to remove them as you risk damaging the shoes.
The rainy seasons don’t have to bring shoe damage with them. If your shoes have been affected in ay way by the rin, follow the above spets to keep them looking good through the rainy season and beyond.