When we think of home exercise equipment, most people immediately think of best treadmills. They are the most popular form of home exercise. They provide a straightforward workout with walking being the most easily tolerated type of movement. There is very little impact on back and knee, making them a good choice for most people, regardless of fitness level.
There are hundreds of treadmills on the market, in varying price ranges and styles. Here we have reviewed the top five best treadmills for home use.
You will notice right away how sturdily this treadmill feels. It is made from high quality steel with a 2.25 horsepower motor. The capacity of the treadmill is up to 250lbs.
The display shows distance, time, calories burned, speed, pulse, and incline. The incline can be manually changed while you are walking, and the speed can be increased or decreased from between 0.5 – 7.5 mph.
There are 12 built-in programmes and a safety key with emergency stop button on the handrail. The belt is 16”x47” and made of non-slip rubber for extra safety.
While you walk you can watch tv on the 5” Blue-ray LCD display. You will notice that the pads on the sides on the machine are soft silicone which help to decrease vibration and keep noise to a minimum.
The treadmill can be folded up for storage, and easily unfolded for use, making it one of the best compact treadmills for the home.
The running surface is 15.75” x 48.82” and the motor delivers a 2.20 horsepower force, with a maximum speed of 10mph. There is a maximum incline level of 5.
The controls are conveniently placed on the handrail for easy adjustment. The stop/start button is right at your fingertips.
The home treadmill comes with 9 pre-set programmes and a large LCD display. You will find a very handy smart phone/tablet holder at hand. If you need to pause the workout, your data is retained, and your stats are stored until you resume the workout.
With the convenience of a portable treadmill, and the power of a gym quality piece, this rates as one of the best home treadmills on the market.
On using this home treadmill, you will notice right away just how silently it runs. This is perfect for using in an upstairs area as it is so quiet.
The treadmill comes with a multi-functional display where you can see and track your progress. Display shows speed time, distance, calories burned, and heart rate.
The rubber of the belt is made from good quality non-slip fabric for extra safety and there is an emergency stop key on the hand bar.
After use, the treadmill can be folded up for storage. There is a set of rolling wheels, making it easy to roll the treadmill out of the way.
For convenience and portability, as well as quality, this is one of the best treadmills for your money.
The walking surface on this home treadmill is extra wide at 20” x 60”. The LCD display screen is also larger than other treadmills at 7.5”.
The treadmill runs quietly and comes with a cooling fan built in. There are 7 pre-set programmes, giving you a variety of workouts.
The controls are conveniently placed on the handlebars making it easy to change speeds and inclines.
There is an audio jack and built-in speakers for MP3 players, and an accessory holder built in for water bottles.
The treadmill will take weight of up to 350 lbs, with the speed range of up to 12mph and the incline of up to 15%.
This home treadmill folds up easily after use, and is quick and easy to open up again, making it one of the best home treadmills available.
This treadmill is constructed from top-quality materials, and sturdy steel. You will notice right away that the treadmill has a height off the ground of just 9.75”. This is the only treadmill specifically made for runners that can be folded and stored under a bed.
Being designed as a runner’s treadmill, there is a heavy-duty motor of 3.0 HP and a 60” running surface.
This treadmill can reach a maximum speed of 11mph with an incline of maximum 15%. The suspension is softer than most other treadmills, and the display is clearly visible.
For convenience, there is simply no other runners’ treadmill to beat this. It has been designed to stand the rigours of a professional athlete, and then be stored under a bed.
The treadmill folds down into 74” x 33” x 9.75”, and along with the strength and power this treadmill delivers, we rate it as the best runners’ treadmill you can buy.
Whether you walk, run or jog along at your own pace, one of our reviewed treadmills will suit your needs. All of them are constructed of superior quality materials, and all are designed to do the job perfectly, every time.