Thinks to do before buying a home treadmill

You plan to go outside having exercise but could not due to bad weather? Don’t worry. A home treadmill is the solution for your problem. This equipment is perfect for home workout. You can work out anytime without worrying about bad weather. There are so many kinds of treadmill out there so it is really a challenge to find your perfect home treadmill. In this post, we will guide you through all the steps it takes and provide you the most needed information to buy the best treadmill for home.

These are a few question and information that you should think about before buying a treadmill

Feature to consider before buy home treadmill

Feature to consider before buy home treadmill

How much you want to spend?

First you need to consider how many people are going to use this treadmill, how will you use it and what you expect from it and of course how much will you spend for it. For example, if you are going to use it and your purpose is just for basic running and walking, you should buy a manual treadmill, which is quite cheap compared to other motorized ones. And if you require a higher functional treadmill, buy a motorized one. A quality treadmill should cost you about 1500$ to 3000$ and 3000$ and above for higher quality products. There is also normal treadmill which will cost about 1000$. But these product’s quality are usually not guaranteed.

What do you want from it?

What is the most important feature that you want from a treadmill? These are most popular feature that you might want to look at.

Programing function

This help program yours running or walking process. It shows how much you have run/walk, the calories you have burned and how far you are from your goal base on what you have programed on it. These treadmills also have heart rate monitor and can connect to website like

Auto incline

Auto incline help training become more intensive and interesting. It can help you burn the amount of calories when running just by walking.

How will you use it?

Think about what you will do with it. If your primary use is running, you should buy treadmill with a strong motor and if you want to use it for walking a smaller motor is perfect.

How much space do you have?

Treadmill can be very big and if you don’t have a lot of space you should buy those with folding feature.


Test your product

You only know if it fit you or not when you try it. Try exercise on the treadmill base on what you usually do and see whether the treadmill is good or bad, is it fit your style of workout.

Warranty and customer service

These are the things that people usually forget when they buy the new product. Ask about warranty policy and customer service in case you have problems during your workout with the treadmill.

If you are going to buy a home treadmill, read this guide, think carefully about our question and information we have provided above. And if you have had in mind your treadmill then what are you waiting for? Go and grab a piece of this amazing equipment.