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Learn how to survive and thrive in the world of skateboarding. This section will cover anything from how to assemble a complete to how to bondo a spot and more.

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Skateboarding is fun. Hell, ask most anyone that works here at Skate Warehouse and you would hear a unanimous statement- that it’s the greatest thing ever. However, in order to enjoy it to it’s full potential there are a few basic things you need to learn

Waxing a ledge is pretty basic, but in case you haven't done it before, we're here to help. Waxing reduces the friction between your board and the ledge, helping you do your trick on sticky obstacles. Check out our step-by-step instructions on how to wax a ledge then peep the video where Adam breaks it down. Once you'r…

For skateboarders cracks in the sidewalk can be deadly, and they can also ruin the perfect run-up or roll-away. A quick and easy fix is filling that crack with bondo to keep you rolling smooth. Read more for step-by-step instructions on how to bondo a skate spot, then check the video where Nate breaks it down. When you…

If you're new to skateboarding or if you've ever been confused on how to choose a skateboard, this post is for you! In here you'll find a comprehensive skateboard buying guide from your friends at Skate Warehouse. We'll show you how to determine what gear will be best for you depending on your size and how/what you lik…

If you have ever found yourself asking, "What should I skate, high or low trucks?" Skate Warehouse is here to help. With so many different options to choose from, sometimes it can be hard to make a decision that you know you will be happy with. All in all it comes down to how you and what you like to skate, and how you…

Has your roll slowed and you don't know why? Got a squeaky mess down below and don't know what to do? Well say goodbye to hard pushes with no rewards and forget that irritating noise that gets you vibed out at the park — you're going to learn How To Clean Skateboard Bearings. Pick up a Bones Bearing Cleaning Unit and l…

If you have ever shopped for new wheels you have undoubtedly seen a variety of numbers describing the hardness and size of the wheel. If you wondered what those numbers mean in regard to how the wheels will skate - SW is here to help out. Read on as we break down the difference between hard vs soft skateboard wheels. F…

If you’re new to skateboarding (or even if you’re not) I’m sure you know that finding the right setup can be confusing, frustrating and may seem difficult. Well, today Skate Warehouse is here break down the differences between loose vs tight trucks and to chime in on the age-old discussion of how to determine which you…