THE BIKE HOUSE
SUPPORTING DC'S BIKE COMMUNITY SINCE 2009
Bike House is a 100% volunteer run organization. We host weekend clinics where you can use our free tools to fix your bikes and work with our volunteers if you have a question on how to do something. We also run classes for those interested in learning more about bike maintenance.
We are always looking for more volunteers, so if you are interested subscribe to our site and attend our next volunteer orientation!
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OUR CLINICS ARE CLOSED FOR THE SEASON, SEE YOU IN SPRING, 2024!
Our Petworth Ace Hardware clinic is held on Saturday from 12-3pm at 1240 Upshur Street NW.
Brookland Clinic at Annie's Ace Hardware Brookland is held on Sunday from 11-1pm at 3405 8th Street NE.
(We don't operate in cold, rain, or lightning, and sometimes cancel if there is extreme heat)
At The Bike House bike repair and maintenance clinics, you'll find dedicated volunteers sharing tools and resources to help you fix your bike, yourself. Come for the bike wrenching, stay for the community.
INTRODUCTION TO BIKE MECHANICS CLASSES
The Bike House offers beginner mechanics classes for people who are interested in bikes but haven’t taken the plunge into working on them. Our four-week course uses a hands-on approach and is designed to get students comfortable working on their own bikes. Instructors cover basic bike maintenance, including flat tire repair, cleaning and lubing your chain, changing brake pads, adjusting derailleurs, and truing wheels.