It’s hard to find the right foot support when you’re flat-footed, especially when it comes to heavy duty work boots. Funny thing is that’s when you need the support the most - when you’re on your feet all day at work. That’s why we researched the best men's work boots for flat feet and put together this buying guide to help you find the right boots for the job. Before we get started, here are some key things to keep in mind.
Type: We included 2 types of boots on our list, those that tie and those that pull on. Most tie up the front so you can tighten the fit as needed but there are some really awesome pull-on styles as well.
Color Options: Even though these are work boots, you still have some options when it comes to color. Most of the some in variations of brown and black but there are a few that have interesting finishes and textures.
Rubber Sole: Some of our picks have rubber soles, some don’t. Generally, rubber soles are durable, non-slip, and resistant to oil but there are some synthetic materials that are nearly as effective. We included details each review when possible.
Waterproof: There are a few products on our list that are truly waterproof but most of them are considered water resistant. Waterproof boots are usually submersible when you’re wearing them while water-resistant boots can tolerate a bit of rain or splash.
EVA Midsole: EVA midsoles provide the right amount of cushioning and shock absorption to give your feet the support they need, especially when you’re on your feet all day. Other materials that can do the job but EVA is the standard.
Weight: Keep in mind that these are work boots and are pretty heavy. You don’t want them to be too heavy, though, so they’re still comfortable to work in. These boot range from a lightweight 10.4 ounces up to 5 pounds.
Now that you know what to look for, let’s move into our reviews. Here’s the deal, we put our top and budget picks right at the top of the list so you’ll be sure to see them, even if you’re in a hurry. That’s the best way to get an idea of the range that’s available so you don’t want to miss them. All of our picks are great work boots for flat feet so stick around if you can. Okay, let’s go!
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Heather Patton is a lead researcher and writer at GeekWrapped. She has been creating high-quality content for over a decade and covers home, lifestyle, beauty, fashion products and more.
Article last updated on:
September 29, 2019