Tips for making your very own home gym

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You head to the Home Gyms fitness equipment store and you are faced with rows of gizmos looking a little like a Dalek out of a Science fiction show.

Creating a home gym? Needing some home exercise equipment? Not sure what to buy. Which one do you use?

A treadmill , rowing machine or a elliptical trainer?

What’s an elliptical trainer anyway?

I thought you would never ask!

If you are thinking about buying home gyms fitness equipment then look no further.

Cardio exercise equipment has come a long way from it’s humble beginnings. Along the way all sorts of exercise machines have come and gone.

…and they still come and go.

You are constantly bombarded by various ads on cable TV selling the latest miracle machine offering you no effort workouts.

And by the way. There is no such thing as a no effort workout.

Lose 7 lbs in 7 days!!! Just by spending 5 minutes a day on the new and improved “Aby’s Ab Cruncher”. But wait, there’s more….

…We’ll also throw in a set of steak knives…

Tips for making your very own home gym

Heard it all before?

You are now faced with a myriad of home gyms fitness equipment with too many options. Salesman will descend upon you from every corner as soon as you walk into the home exercise equipment store.

Be wary of the sales pitch that tells you it is easy, you will shed pounds or lose inches in a matter of days.

There is no such thing as short cutting your fitness. There are no miracle fitness equipment that can do your fitness work for you.

If I were you, I would walk straight out of the store if this is the sales pitch.

Otherwise, you end up with fitness equipment that the salesman wanted you to have, not necessarily the machine that is right for you.

So where do you go for the right information for home gyms exercise equipment?

Online web sites are a good start. Do your shopping this way and there is no pressure to buy. You will be given the right advice.

You can shop and learn at your leisure. Select the right home exercise equipment that is best for you…

…and your budget!

We are not going to give you information on every pice of home exercise equipment ever invented. We are going to stick to the machines that you see in commercial gyms.

The good solid proven performers that work.

No promises of miracles…

…and no steak knives.

We will also look at multi-gyms, bench’s and weights for the home gym.

Other Weight lifting equipment such as gloves, belts and straps.

We do not want to waste your time with reviews and advice on sub-standard equipment.

We will only be covering highly recommended best buys. In this way you will not have to read miles of unnecessary reviews.

So, before setting out on your quest to buy your home gyms fitness equipment, you will need to think about:

  • Your fitness goals- You need to purchase the right equipment to meet your goals.
  • How much room do you have- This will limit the type and quantity of exercise equipment you can fit into your home gym.
  • How much are you willing to spend- It eventually all comes down to money.

    Now, back to that question…

    What’s an elliptical trainer anyway?

    They are excellent for home gyms. Fitness equipment designed as a low impact, high calorie burn workout.

    They are great home exercise equipment for people with problem knees.

    I consider them as all of the cardio machines rolled up into one.

    We will also include a number of articles to help you use all of your home gyms fitness equipment properly and with safety.

    Happy hunting!