1) Step One: remove the old wax. A tip to make this step easier is to place your surfboard wax-side up in the sun. After a few minutes, the wax should soften like warm butter. Use a plastic wax comb and scrape off as much of that old nasty wax as possible.
2) Step Two: Apply a base coat. Use the appropriately labeled ‘Base Coat’ type of wax first, as this will help your wax adhere to your surfboard longer and will generally provide for a better wax job when you apply a second coat of regular wax. The key is to lightly apply (more…)