The most popular piece of cardio equipment on the market today are treadmills and for good reason. They not only deliver a great workout that will help burn fat, but it also cranks up your metabolism.
So how do you choose which treadmill works best for you? There are four key ingredients to go by, name, motor power, stability/cushioning, and warranty. You want to stick with a name brand you know and it is recommended at least a 1.5 HP motor so you don’t burn the motor out. When you start to run on a treadmill you want to make sure it does not shake or wobble and a warranty will protect your investment if anything goes wrong.
The best treadmills between the $1,000 to $1,500 ranges are listed below:
Smooth 6.25 fold up treadmill sells online and direct therefore passing the savings on to the consumer. The treadmill is equipped with 2.75 continuous HP motor, 2.5 “ rollers and an upgraded LED console and display letting you keep track of your speed, distance, calories, time and pulse. It is backed with a lifetime warranty on the frame and motor, 5 years for all parts and 1 year labor at no additional charge. The price is $1,500.
Bowflex 7 series folding treadmill is excellent for its quality, ergonomics and exercise range. The console displays time, speed, and calories burned. It has a 3.0 HP motor, shock absorption, an easy heart rate monitor. All you have to do is place your hands on the crossbar to get an accurate heart rate. For $1,499 you will find this treadmill a sturdy and durable machine for walking and jogging.
The Sole F63 Treadmill is rich in value. They only use the best components available. The F63 has a 2.5 continuous HP motor delivering speeds up to 10 mph and inclines up to 15%. There is up to six preset programs including training and fat burning specific programs. The console displays speed, incline, time, distance traveled, calories, pulse and pace. The Sole F63 has a 20 year warranty on the motor, 3 years on deck, lifetime on the frame, 3 years on the electronics/belt/rollers, and 1 year on labor. The price is $1,099.
Since it is natural to walk or run, a treadmill is the best equipment machine you can buy. There are more than the above three treadmills to choose from, so pick the right one for you.