All posts in "Home Gym Buying Guides"

What are the best battle ropes to buy?

By James / January 9, 2017

Battle ropes can give you an amazing work out and they’re surprising a good choice for a home gym too.  So if you’re considering getting some, what are the best battle ropes to buy? What are battle ropes used for? Battle ropes are great for strength training and for getting your heart rate up.  They […]


Best squat rack for home gym (also including power cages)

By James / December 16, 2016

In this post I am going to be looking at the best squat rack for home gyms but I’ll also be looking at power cages too as they are often what people are looking for when kitting out their space at home with a safe weight lifting environment. What’s the difference?  Well, squat racks look […]


Choosing the best rowing machine for home – our rowing machine reviews

By James / December 16, 2016

When kitting out a home gym with exercise machines, rowers are often at the top of the list for the good all round workout that they can give.  How do you choose the best rowing machine for home though?  There’s lots to think about and some good options I’ve reviewed for if you’re ready to buy. […]


Best kettlebells to buy and use in your home gym in 2017

By James / December 15, 2016

Kettlebells are a great item to have at home for working out.  The best kettlebells to buy will depend on many things – the space you have, your budget, and how many different weights you’ll want. I’ve chosen some of the best selling kettle bells available at the moment which will suit many different situations. What […]


Best gym equipment for abs and love handles

By James / December 8, 2016

It’s on the top of the list of almost everyone who strives to get fit – abs.  A six pack.  A flat stomach.  Losing the love handles.   However you dress it up, whether you’re a man or a woman, it’s important to us all.  So what’s the best gym equipment for abs and love […]


Best home gym equipment ideas

By James / September 1, 2016

If you’ve decided to build a home gym then it can be something of an exciting yet confusing time.  The possibility of having a gym at home is great, especially if you don’t actually enjoy going to a regular gym.  You won’t have to wait your turn for some equipment, no worries about germs and […]


What’s the best punch bag for your home gym space?

By James / August 12, 2016

Introducing a punch bag and some boxing exercises to your home gym routines are a great idea for increasing fitness.  They aren’t just for boxers and professional fighters though – you’ll definitely get some benefits even as a home gym enthusiast!  In this article I’m looking at the best punch bag for the home gym […]


The best push up bars and handles on the market

By James / August 10, 2016

Adding push ups to your daily exercise routine are an excellent way to increase upper body strength and work on chest muscles.  If you want to do lots of push ups (or press ups as they are sometimes called) then getting some push up handles or bars might help to make them more effective as […]


The best spinning bikes for home use 2017 – cardio time!

By James / August 8, 2016

You’ve likely heard of spinning by now.  But what on earth is it and what are you getting in to if you go to a spinning class or getting a spinning bike?  It’s not some crazy bike that spins around as you try and cycle (as my wife thought!) but rather it’s an exercise bike […]