Complete tuning, waxing and binding services for your skis and snowboards.

Expert ski and snowboard tuning and repair

Welcome to our service shop where we offer complete and comprehensive tuning and waxing services for your skis and boards with the fastest turn-around times in the business!

At Helm you will find a multitude of tuning services, waxing services and repairs ranging from a simple base weld to a highly technical edge and sidewall replacement – if it can be fixed, Helm of Sun Valley will get it done.

Binding Services

Ski Binding Install and Torque Test$60
Snowboard Binding Install
• Binding install, high-back alignment, strap adjustment, and stance alignment
Jr Ski Binding and Torque Test
with purchase
Back Country, NTN, TELE and X-Country Install
• Binding install with template. All other mounts with no template may be subject to price increase
Binding Adjustment and Torque Test$25 - (Free w/purchase)

Ski and Snowboard Tuning Services

Helm Tune
• All scratches filled, excluding core shots
• Edges machine sharpened and polished to factory specifications
• Base flattened and base structure applied
• Hand hot-iron wax
Basic Tune
• Edges machine sharpened and polished to factory specifications
• Base flattened and polished
• Hand hot-iron wax
(Service may be applied to Helm tune or Basic tune)
• Edges hand finished and polished
• Hot scraped and HF race wax applied
$35 + Tune
• Base cleaned
• Hot scraped and race wax applied
Friction Wax
(San Jose location only)
• Base cleaned
• Machine applied hot-wax
Hot Iron Wax
• Base cleaned
• Hand hot-iron wax
Race Wax Upgrade
• Apply race wax to Helm tune or basic tune
$15 + Tune

Ski and Snowboard Repair Services

Core Shot Fill$1.15 per inch
Ski & Snowboard Repair$70 per hour
Back Country Skins & Installation$65
Edge Replacement$150 min.