Most common beginner bike repair errors

September 4th, 2017|

We see a lot of bikes come through the shop at Asheville Bicycle Company, and over time we’ve witnessed our fair share of beginner bike repair errors. Are you new to the world of cycling, but excited to get your hands dirty by maintaining your bike yourself? Read on to make sure you don’t make some of the most common beginner bike repair errors.
Error #1: Screwing in derailleur limit screws
The screws in your derailleur are set as limits for which the derailleur can move – […]

Pre-ride Bicycle Checklist

March 10th, 2017|

If your bike has been sitting collecting dust this winter, then we have the perfect bicycle checklist to help you make sure you’re ready to go when that first day of warm weather hits. If you can check off this list, your bike will be prepared to take you as far as you’re willing to go. Trust us, a quick once over is not enough to ensure your bike is in good riding collection. If you’re the type to simply glance at your tires to […]

Basic Bicycle Maintenance 101

March 6th, 2017|

Ride smooth with basic bicycle maintenance – Clean, Lube and Detail
Are you getting ready to hit the road again now that spring is arriving? Make sure your bike is road ready with these basic bicycle maintenance tips. If you keep up with these tasks throughout the season, you’ll be sure to be riding smooth all year long. Basic bicycle maintenance is the key to a happy and healthy bike! Don’t have the time to do some of these tasks yourself? Bring your bike by Asheville […]

Pre Ride Checklist

March 8th, 2016|

If your bike has been sitting unused this winter, then we have the perfect checklist to help you make sure you’re ready to go when that first day of warm weather hits. If you can check off this list, your bike will be prepared to take you as far as you’re willing to go. Don’t have time to get your bike in riding shape? We’re happy to help – schedule a tune-up today and beat the spring rush!

Bike Maintenance Made Easy

March 1st, 2016|

It’s that time of year – the temps are rising, the days are longer, and you’re contemplating taking your bike out for its maiden voyage. However, if your bike has been collecting dust, you might want to take a quick look at our helpful guide of Bike Maintenance Made Easy. Just follow our steps for cleaning, lubing and detailing and get your bike back in terrific riding condition. Don’t have time to tackle the tasks yourself? Bring it by and we’ll take care of it […]