Ask the Wrench


wrench copyFAQ “You know, that thing that does that thing?”

“I want a bike, but I don’t know what I need.”

A: In these days the number of bike styles to choose from can be intimidating and out right frustrating. You can leave that stress behind when you come visit Skate Escape Bikes, as we will help you assess the style and fit to meet your needs.

“Why should I buy my bike from a Bike Pro Shop?”

A: Quality, Fit, and Service.  This is what you will get when you purchase your bike from Skate Escape Bikes.  The bike will be professionally assembled for your safety, and, long term enjoyment.

“How long will it take to get a flat fixed?” 

A: We aim to fix all flats on the spot so that you can get back on the road as fast as possible. During times of high foot traffic, we may need more time to repair your flat.

“I just got a flat fixed, why is it flat AGAIN?”

A: Flats are  frustrating, and unfortunately they will happen.  The good news is that there are steps you can take to help remedy the  occurrence of flats. Theses include, but is not limited to, knowing what caused your flat, investing in a good set of tires with flat protection technology, thorn resistant tubes, purchasing a good floor pump, and, checking the tire psi before every ride.

” I need a tune up, what do I need to do to get one?”

A: When you have some time, bring your bike by the shop and we will schedule your tune up for you.

“How long will it take to have my bike tuned up?”

A: We attempt to turn your bike around as fast as possible while up holding our high  maintenance  standards. We  have been known to turn around tune ups as fast as the same day its dropped off. We will always let you know when you can expect to be back your bike  when you drop it off.