Regular bike maintenance is really important to keep your bike in top condition; it's recommended that it's done every 4-6 months. The gears, wheels, brakes and general wear and tear are the most important things to check.
Watch how bike maintenance is done by the experts and get some tips on what to look out for in this how to video.
It's worth investing in a selection of handy bike tools if you're passionate about cycling
From wrenches, bottom bracket tools, and socket sets to full bike tool kits, Halfords has your bike maintenance needs covered, whether you're tightening the pedals or loosening tight links on your chain.
It's good to carry a few basic tools like a multi-tool when you're out and about cycling too, so you'll be ready for any problems like punctures or a snapped chain.
Don't forget, we also carry out a low-cost bike repairs service in-store - call in if you ever need assistance.