Toy Machine skateboard decks are strong and solid, with a great amount of response and pop.
Birdhouse is Tony Hawk's company, and he has made sure that his skateboards are good quality.
Flip skateboard designs are bright and colorful, yet designed artistically simple. Flip is known for producing quality decks at prices that are below the industry standard.
The board designs are all very creative, and they feature a wide variety of deck sizes. The decks are overall great.
Plan B is a relatively newer skateboard deck company, and they have made their name with quality skate decks and by putting together a very respectable skateboarding team.
Zero is another very popular skateboard. Known for their dependable skateboards, their skateboards are uniquely designed. They make edgy and artistic skateboards which are works of art in themselves.
Blind is another very popular brand of skateboard. Blind skateboards are well known for the various types of skateboards they have and the innovation they bring into their skateboards.
Zoo York is now a highly acclaimed skateboard brand. If you want elite items that has skateboarding theme on it, go for Zoo York items.
Element skateboards have been one of the higher quality brands of skateboards for a long time. This is also a company that sponsors high profile skaters.