Home Gym Reviews and Ratings by the Home Gyms Expert
Get the inside dirt on home gyms with my in-depth guide to the best home gym, home gym ratings and home gym comparisons from all the top manufacturers.
Each of the home gym reviews contains comparisons between manufacturers, gym size, special features, warranty information, # of exercises, weight stack load and resistance type along with my personal rating and recommendation.
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The most popular Total Gym at the moment is the XLS model currently sold online only at the TotalGymDirect.com website along with the 2000, 3000 and GTS gyms. The XLS is their flagship home model that is typically priced under $1000 dollars (check pricing here) and is almost 1/3 the price of the Total Gym [...]
What’s the best home gym on the market? Is there a manufacturer that makes the best home gyms? The answers to these questions is, there isn’t one, and no. Let me explain what I’m talking about, because it’s a hard question to answer without a canned response (did I hear someone say Weider?). You see, finding the best [...]
You may have seen the Bodylastics exercise bands advertised on TV and thought to yourself, “Boy does that thing look like a scam!” You’d be right to think that at first glance, but I hate to break it to you – you’re dead wrong, and here’s why… The Bodylastics resistance bands are a giant leap [...]
The TRX Exercise System is unlike any home gym I’ve come across in my many years of doing ratings and reviews of exercise equipment online. At first glance the TRX (Total Resistance Exercise) Suspension Trainer might come off looking like a gimmick you’d see advertised on late night TV, but don’t be fooled by first [...]
*This is a combination review for the Ironmaster Quicklock Dumbbells and Super Bench that are recommended to be used together as a complete home gym system… Ironmaster Quick-lock Dumbbells The Ironmaster Adjustable Dumbbells come in standard weight of 75 pounds each, with each set weighing 150 pounds. Should you ever need more weight (95% of [...]
Body Solid builds some of the best home gyms in the industry. They have a great reputation for high build quality and smooth operation. Body Solids entry level home gym is the Body Solid exm 1500s gym that’s about as good of a home gym as you’ll find on the market in this price range. [...]
I used to be a big fan of the Total Gym 1700 Club, that’s until my wife and I got our hands on some of the Total Trainer Gym’s from Bayou Fitness. The Total Trainer DLX is the base model glide board gym from Bayou, and is aimed squarely at the Total Gym 1700 is [...]
I mentioned on my blog that my wife and I had a chance to demo the Bayou line of glide board home gym’s which ranged from the entry level Total Trainer DLX, Total Trainer DLX III, the Strength Plus Pilates 3500 and the Total Trainer Power Pro pictured above. Of all the Bayou models that [...]
If you’re shopping for a Bodycraft Galena home gym and haven’t looked at the Bodycraft Xpress Home Gym, I strongly encourage you to read my review before deciding which gym is right for you. I know the Galena received a ‘Best Buy’ award from consumers digest, but I don’t agree with their analysis or recommendation. [...]
The Bodycraft Xpress gym has been the most popular Bodycraft model, due to it’s unique design and small size, that make it a good fit for small home gyms. One of the best features of the Bodycraft Xpress is the free motion cable system. The cable system offers the advantages of free weights, with the [...]