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Top Ten Longboard Brands

The list of top longboard brands continues to grow as the sport is becoming more and more popular, and companies are joining the bandwagon. Though this is extremely cool, this also makes it harder to know what companies are making the best longboards. Not to worry, though. I’ve got you covered. Today I’ve composed a [...]

Longboards VS Skateboards

To the untrained eye, a person riding a board sideways with four wheels would be considered a skateboarder. And a board with four wheels would be called a skateboard. Looking a bit more closely at how the skateboarder is riding and the shape of the skateboard will determine whether the activity should be called skateboarding [...]

By | 2013-09-26T19:02:22+00:00 September 26th, 2013|Skateboard Tech, Technology|4 Comments

2013 Burton S Rocker Technology

S Rocker is the next best thing since sliced bread. Well, maybe since Rocker... It's the real deal. For float through powder while maintaining speed, stability and powder, S Rocker is the way to go. As turns were made and word spread, it's popularity has gone through the roof in the past year. Why? Because [...]

By | 2013-01-26T17:04:45+00:00 January 26th, 2013|Skateboard Tech, Technology|0 Comments

2013 Etnies Marana Shoes

  After going through some major road blocks with the accidental leak release of  a Etnies Marana Ryan Sheckler Shoes video we finally can present the newest Etnies skate shoes - the Marana.  Etnies did it again, made an comfortable bombproof shoe that has an unbeleiveable amount of feel.  There as been a long awaited release for [...]

By | 2012-11-28T15:56:36+00:00 November 28th, 2012|Brand Videos, Shoes and Boots Review, Skateboard Tech|0 Comments

2013 Etnies Marana Ryan Sheckler Shoes

Etnies Marana Skate Shoes Here it is kiddos, the long awaited Etnies Ryan Sheckler 7 Shoes - actually they're not called that at all.  The shoe's real name is the Etnies Marana.  The Etnies Marana comes in 3 colorways, the Ryan Sheckler shoes just happens to have one specific color - red.  We actually caught [...]

2013 Emerica Skate Shoes Sneak Peak

Emerica Skate Shoes Depending on your age, Emerica Skate Shoes have probably been around for longer than you have skated.  With a  superhero team of riders, Emerica has been at the forefront of innovative technology and rider driven ideas. The probability that you've skated in a pair of Emerica's is high.  And why wouldn't you? [...]

By | 2012-10-19T18:58:03+00:00 October 19th, 2012|Brand Videos, Brands, Industry Interviews, Skateboard Tech|0 Comments

Longboards for Beginners and Advanced Riders

Many would consider Loaded Longboard to be the best in the industry. With  fiberglass additive, vertically laminated bamboo and a drop through design, these are the perfect board for those who are looking to take their longboarding skills to the next level. Check out our inventory of moderately priced longboards from GoldCoast, Santa Cruz, Arbor and Sector 9. Click here to see our full selection of Longboards. If [...]

By | 2012-04-20T13:10:07+00:00 April 20th, 2012|Buying Guide, Skateboard Reviews, Skateboard Tech|1 Comment

What Are Longboard Bushings?

Smooth, long carves are made comfortable thanks to the bushings on your longboard. But what the heck are bushings? Bushings are those brightly colored rubbery rings located in the heart of your longboard trucks. They're typically made of urethane. Longboard and skateboard trucks usually have two bushings per truck. One bushing is in the heart of [...]

By | 2012-01-19T11:45:31+00:00 January 19th, 2012|Skateboard Tech, Technology|0 Comments

Gravis Fulton Shoes – Product of the Week

  Gravis Fulton     Every once and a while you'll find a hidden gem like the Gravis Fulton on The House Boardshop's website.  It's a 50% skate 50% casual winter stomper with a cushioned lycra sock cuff and great tread.  The Gravis Fulton's price point is unbeatable and there are multiple colorways to choose [...]

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