If you want to work on your bike at home, whether that be in your kitchen or workshop, you need a workstand. Workstands make working on your bike so easy, you’ll wonder how you ever coped without one. By holding your bike aloft you gain better access to hard to reach areas of your bike and save yourself from a bad back in the process.
Many stands are packed with useful features like rotating heads and tool trays, so you can be sure your bike will be in just the right place and stay there securely, while your tools are never more than a short reach away. Most stands are highly adjustable, so you can always get the bike positioned just so, which can help when performing tasks such as a brake bleed or when installing a bottom bracket. If you work on your own bike and don’t have a workstand, now is the time to change that. You won’t regret it.