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How to pick the right treadmill for your home

Treadmill is a great equipment to help you stay in shape without having to leave your home. Matter of fact, it is the most beneficial working out equipment you can buy. However,before buying one, there are few things you need to make sure so you're making a wise investment. First of all, before buying one, test it! Step on it with your sport shoes and make sure everything is comfortable for you (the length and width of the belt, the hand rails, etc.). Second, make sure it has all the features you need. For example, if it is really important for you to know your heart rate at all time, make sure the treadmill has a heart monitor built in.Also, if you need to know how far you ran/walked and how many calories you have burned, make sure the treadmill is able to provide you with this information as well. Third, find a treadmill with at least 2.5 HP continuous duty motor, which will offer you a quality workout. Last, if the cost is an issue, make sure that the treadmill still fits your needs. Don't just buy a treadmill because it's cheaper than others, buy it because you know it will provide you with good workout, will last you a long time, and has all the features you're looking for.

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