Patagonia: a Company Dedicated to Keeping the Earth our Sanctuary

If you are shopping at The House, chances are you care about our planet, because we, as outdoor enthusiasts, use the earth as our artistic and athletic playground. The mountains, oceans, lakes, rivers, forests, deserts, and everything in between are ours to protect if we want to keep enjoying the beauty that our natural world [...]

By | 2017-07-31T19:19:11+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Brand History, Brands, General, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Insiders Guide to BMX Wheelie Domination

  God gave us BMX for wheelies and bike play. But we’re lacking. We’ve all attempted a few half-hearted wheelies? We’re cruising with buddies, cracking jokes—life is grand. Then we make the attempt. We pull on the bars, lean back for a wheelie, and our tire barely gets off the ground. Reality sucks. So let’s [...]

By | 2017-05-15T21:05:14+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Industry Interviews|0 Comments

9 Things Not to Do at a Skatepark

  Every skatepark has a sign posted that tells you the skatepark's rules. In addition to a skatepark's posted rules, there's also a list of unsaid things that every skater knows not to do when they skate in the park. This is skatepark etiquette, and breaking them is going to anger other skaters. Before we [...]

By | 2017-08-16T21:21:32+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Industry Interviews|0 Comments

1987 Burton Elite Snowboards

-- Burton Elite Snowboards 1987 was a monumental year; Guns n Roses released Appetite for Destruction, The Simpsons aired for the first time, and the Burton Elite Series launched.  We can all agree that '87 rocked; now take a look back and reminisce on the golden era of snowboarding with everything that is the Burton [...]

Black Friday Sale

Yeah, yeah, The House is known for great deals, and for good reason.  We're rolling out the savings now with our  Black Friday Sale where you SAVE UP TO 80% OFF!  Below are a few of our top favorite picks that won't last long.  Make sure to select the link HERE for your chance to get the [...]

By | 2016-11-14T17:30:27+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Brands, Buying Guide, Deals, Featured, Retail Store|0 Comments

FAQ: Fat Bikes

  Q:What is a Fat Bike? A: Most simply stated, it's a mountain bike on steroids. The tires are thick and big! Also known as "snow bikes," "All-Terrain Bikes," Or "ATBs,' fat bikes have a wider fork, bottom bracket and rear triangle to accommodate the big tires. They can handle rims over 100mm and tires [...]

By | 2016-06-17T12:21:44+00:00 June 17th, 2016|Industry Interviews|0 Comments

Top Five Paddle Board Brands

Continuing to clime the popularity ladder, stand up paddle boarding is becoming a regular site across the country. From oceans to rivers to city lakes, the sport is accessible, fun, a good workout and perfect for any level of fitness. Keeping you afloat in watersports since 1982, we've put together a list of our top paddle [...]

By | 2016-06-15T12:05:48+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Brand History, Brands|0 Comments

Kelty Grand Mesa 2 Tent Review

- Getting more than what you paid for is great.  The Kelty Grand Mesa 2 Tent gives you that feeling because it won't break the bank and it's outstanding durability.  For long backpacking excursions or backyard slumber parties, the Kelty Grand Mesa 2 Tent gets the job down in a small package that weighs less than 5 lbs. Convenience [...]

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