Are Gore-Tex pants waterproof?
Yes, pants that have a Gore-Tex membrane are waterproof while having good breathability, i.e., they vent out the body heat. Gore-Tex pants are fitted with this membrane, which is guaranteed to keep you dry. If you take care of your Gore-Tex pants according to the recommendations, they should keep you dry in virtually any kind of weather. Chevalier offers Gore-Tex pants for both men and women.
What is the best way to take care of my Gore-Tex pants?
- Always follow the washing guidelines on the garment.
- Use liquid detergent and use only a small amount.
- Do not use a rinsing agent.
- Hang dry or tumble dry
Is it possible to reactivate the water-repellent impregnation on Gore-Tex pants if it appears to have decreased?
Yes, reactivate the water-repellent impregnation using heat. Use an iron without steam. Use a towel or similar between the iron and the garment. Otherwise, follow the instructions on the laundry advice label.