The first and most important step in caring for your goods is waterproofing them. By treating the surface of the material with a waterproofer, you give your shoes, bags, and clothing a good layer of protection from stain-causing elements such as rain, roadside splashes, and even errant food drippings. Ultimately, by waterproofing, you preserve and prolong the life of your goods. (Learn more about our 3-Step Regimen)