The News at Warehouse Skateboards

The News at Warehouse Skateboards

  • You got ahold of your kid’s Christmas list and, sure enough, “brand new skateboard” is number one. You’ve found the Warehouse website, so you’re off to a good start, but as you can see from our huge selection, you’ve got a few choices to make. Luckily, we’re here to guide you through the process so…

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  • Skateboard deck sizing chart

    So, you’re shopping for that skateboarder on your Christmas list and it’s time to pick a skateboard deck. The first thing you’ll notice when browsing our site is that we carry a ton of different sized skateboards! You may already know whether your buddy wants a cruiser, longboard, shortboard or old school, but what about…

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  • So, you’ve decided to get someone the gift of a skateboard this Christmas, and now you have to figure out what kind. It can be daunting, but if you’re up to wheels that means you have already chosen a deck and trucks. Those items will help determine what size skateboard wheels work with your skateboard.…

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  • If you’re Christmas shopping for that skateboarder on your list, you probably expected to pick out wheels and a deck design, but what about those metal T-shaped pieces on the underside of the skateboard? Those are skateboard trucks, and choosing the right set is key because they keep your wheels and bearings securely attached to the deck. Trucks…

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  • Keep a close eye on your valuables, because Globe Skateboards just released their Pick Pockets cruiser, and it’s guaranteed to steal your heart. Globe Pick Pockets Skateboard Deck – 8.62″ x 32.2″ Established in the 1980s, Globe has become one of the world’s largest skateboard distribution companies. Traditional skateboard decks range from 30 to 32…

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  • After you’ve chosen all the individual parts of your skateboard with our custom builder, it’s time to assemble your board. Follow these steps, and you’re on your way to becoming a serious skateboarder.   Materials Needed:   Gripped Skateboard Deck Skateboard Hardware (Set of 8 Bolts and Nuts) Skateboard Trucks (Set of 2) Set of…

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  • The skateboard deck is the actual board that you stand on, and they come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and weights depending on what you plan to do with your skateboard. (Our last post differentiated between long and short boards – check it out if you’re still unsure.)   Before getting into the technicalities…

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  • We get pretty excited at the sheer thought of someone getting on a skateboard for the very first time. We remember what it’s like to stare at different parts and accessories wondering what we needed, and the rush we felt buying a skateboard for the first time. How do you even begin making selections? There…

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  • Looking to buy longboard wheels? You have come to the right place for help. Our Warehouse Skateboards Longboard Skateboard Buyers Guide is a great resource. Wheel Size and Hardness It is extremely important to choose the correct wheels when assembling your board. Longboard wheels tend to be larger than standard skateboard wheels, and usually ride…

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  • Looking to assemble a longboard skateboard? You have come to the right place for help. Our Warehouse Skateboards Longboard Skateboard Buyers Guide is a great resource. Longboard skateboards are most commonly used for either downhill racing, slalom or transportation. Constructed and shaped completely different than a standard street skateboard, longboard skateboards allow for a larger,…

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  • Looking for the perfect longboard skateboard trucks? You have come to the right place for help. Our Warehouse Skateboards Longboard Skateboard Buyers Guide is a great resource.   Now that you have chosen your longboard deck type, it is time for you to buy longboard trucks. Longboard trucks are the metal T-shaped pieces that mount…

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  • Longboard Skateboards

    November 23, 2011

    What’s the difference between a traditional skateboard and a longboard? Why should you Well, the similarities stop after the basic construction. Longboards are made for cruising, taking long, wide turns at faster speeds, often rougher terrain and a more comfortable ride. A recent surge in popularity amongst college kids and surfers using longboards for transportation…

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