Thank you for buying this Salomon® product. They are built using the finest materials available however it is recommended you follow these care instructions for the life of the product
General care: After each use of the product it is recommended that you remove all dirt and mud from the shoes using a soft, wet brush and clean water. Shoes should never be cleaned in a washing machine. Shoes should be dried at room temperature without the aid of an external heat source including the sun.
Leather materials: To prevent the natural aging (cracking, stiffening, decrease of waterproofness) of leather and leather lined products Salomon® recommends treating all leather products with a cream or water based wax treatment such as Nikwax®. Please note that leather treatments may alter the leather’s original appearance however it will not affect the performance or properties of the leather.
Textile materials: To extend the life of the textile and fabric on the products they should be cleaned on a regular basis following the same care instructions mentioned above.
Reinforcement materials: Certain Salomon® shoes are built using reinforced materials in high abrasion areas. These areas may change in appearance over the life of the product however it will not affect the shoe’s performance or properties. Lining materials: It is recommended that the lining of the products be cleaned periodically in order to prevent odor build up and to extend the life of the product. Salomon® recommends always wearing socks in order to keep the lining durable and odor free.
Salomon’s® sock liners contribute to the comfort and cleanliness of its products. The sock liners should to be machine washed using warm water on a regular basis and replaced when necessary.
Laces: Laces have the potential to become damaged over the life of the product and should be replaced when necessary.
Soles: The cushioned midsoles should be kept clean and free of dirt and mud to prevent bacteria build up and premature ageing.