Boat shoes, also known as deck shoes and topsiders, are designed for outdoor utility and spend a lot of time exposed to the elements, especially salty water and bright sunlight. Caring for topsiders is crucial to keeping your shoes in good working condition when you need them. Knowing how to take care of boat shoes can prolong the life of your shoes and allow you to focus on the boat, the sky and the open water without worrying about how soon you'll need to go shopping for a new pair.
Article Written By Lesley Graybeal
Lesley Graybeal has been writing articles for internet content since 2006. Her work can be found on a range of hobby and business resource web publications, including Trails.com and Business.com, as well as several academic journals. Lesley earned her B.A. and M.A. degrees in English from the University of Georgia, and is currently completing her dissertation in Social Foundations of Education.