ALL major manufacturers recommend their Snowboards and skis need regular servicing. Even after one days use, they can show signs of base damage, friction burn and burred edges. To protect your investment in your equipment it is essential to have them serviced properly and regularly to keep on top of the damage that can be done from indoor slopes, your favourite mountain range, rock strikes, ice damage, poor storage and handling. Regular servicing will make your snowboard/skis safer, you will have a smoother ride, it will improve the feel and performance of your board/skis giving you the confidence you need. Whether your a total beginner or a seasoned pro, you will always feel the difference proper servicing makes. A full service is NOT just a cosmetic look, it serves a purpose to protect the base, bindings and rails and is a must if you want the very best feel, control, a safer ride, equipment longevity and confidence from your snowboard or skis. It is also worth knowing that even from brand new, snowboards and skis benefit from proper hot wax application.