The Best Products to Beat the Heat
This Summer has really heated up in the last few days. That's why it's so important to keep yourself cool and protected when you're out in the sun. We're bringing you a round-up of our picks for the best products to keep you cool and safe this Summer when you're on the job...or wherever your plans take you.
Since job sites don't generally let you wear shorts, the ideal thing is to find pants that mix rugged durability and function with lightweight materials.
1 - Carhartt Force Relaxed Fit Ripstop Cargo Work Pants
Lightweight, blended material that is moisture-wicking and quick-drying. Featuring rip-stop fabric, cargo pockets, and utility pockets.
2 - Carhartt Ripstop Cargo Work Pants
Midweight, 100% cotton, ripstop material. Featuring the heavy-duty cargo pockets, utility pockets, cordura-lined back pockets, and a tape measure holder.
Shirts with Sun Protection
If you are working in an area that is in direct sunlight, then you'll want to wear long sleeves to protect you from getting burned.
1 - CAT Hi-Vis UPF Hooded Banner Long Sleeve T-shirts
A fabric that provides a UPF rating of 30 with a hood to protect your neck. Lightweight and moisture-wicking.
2 - Carhartt Force Hi-Vis Long-Sleeve T-Shirts
A lightweight, moisture-wicking, Force FastDry material that helps block the sun and dries quickly.
3 - Gildan Long Sleeve Ultra Cotton T-Shirts
Solid colors are 100% cotton, hi-vis colors are 50/50. These tees are basic, simple, breathable, and keep your arms covered.
Lightweight Footwear with Protection
1 - Timberland PRO Men’s Powertrain Sport Alloy Safety Toe Work Sneakers
Made with lightweight, breathable mesh. Featuring an alloy toe that meets all safety requirements. Sneaker-like build for comfort and flexibility.
2 - Timberland PRO Men’s Composite Toe Reaxion Waterproof Hikers
These hiker-style boots are waterproof and lightweight. Featuring composite toe cup and heel cup protection. Made with full-grain leather. These are great if you need a boot, need it to be waterproof, but want lightweight protection.
3 - Irish Setter Men’s Kasota Waterproof 6-inch, Composite Toe Work Boots
Lighter weight synthetic leather upper and lightweight flexible outsole. Composite toe cap and heel cup protection. Built like a waterproof hiker for comfort for all day walking.
1 - Dave’s New York DNY Logo Bandanas
100% cotton that will dry quickly and keep your head protected from the sun.
2 - The North Face Norm Hat
Features a moisture-wicking sweatband. Quick-drying for outdoor activities or work, and offers UPF protection from the sun.