Bike Maintenance

Backroads Bikes - Prepping for a ride

Biking Topics: How to Prep Your Bike Before You Ride

Haven’t ridden your bike in a while? It doesn’t take much to get your bike back into riding shape. With a bit of knowledge, most simple fixes can be done at home and will save you a trip to the bike shop.

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Basic Bike Maintenance

Bike Maintenance: Basic Bike Maintenance

Performing bike maintenance can seem intimidating, but with a bit of know-how, lots of practice, and the tips in this article, you’ll be well on your way!

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How to Change a Bike Tube

Bike Maintenance: How to Change a Bike Tube

A flat tire is one of the most common bike repairs, so unless you want to be stranded, it’s crucial you know how to change a bike tube and fix that flat.

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How to patch a bike tube

Bike Maintenance: How to Patch a Bike Tube

Love your bicycle but dread the day you get a flat in the middle of nowhere? Don’t worry! This article will walk you through exactly how to patch a bike tube.

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Bike Repair Kit Checklist

Bike Maintenance: Bike Repair Kit Checklist

Want to know what to buy for a bike repair kit? Learn about all the best tools for fixing and cleaning your bike at home.

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