At-home workouts are probably one of the most convenient ways to get up and active. With the pandemic still on high alert, many people are still choosing to exercise at home rather than going out to a public gym. A common misconception is that you can only get a good workout with the expensive gym equipment found at public gyms. This is not true, and you can get the same, if not a better, workout at home with fewer and less costly equipment! Here are a few of Amazon’s top rated at-home fitness equipment:
- FLYBIRD Weight Bench – 2021 Version
This simple, yet adjustable, weight bench is designed to provide you with durability and convenience in a workout. Made of resilient and strong stainless-steel, this weight bench can hold up to 700 pounds. The design of its stainless-steel legs allows for sturdy placement that will not rock or wobble while in use. Unlike standard weight benches, this weight bench is adjustable and features seven back positions and 3 seat positions which allow for a full body workout. For comfort, this weight bench is padded with two inches of soft foam.
With its no-assembly and adjustable design, this foldable weight bench has a 4.5-star rating out of 5 stars. One 5-star reviewer stated, “I bought it, because this bench has a decline adjustment, works really great. Description said it can hold up to 500 lbs, I myself weight 170. bench about 225 for the weights, really stable. Definitely will recommend to friends.” Contrastingly, some users complained about the stability and reliability of the adjustable back on the bench; however, most of the reviews are overwhelmingly positive and back the sturdiness of the adjustable back.
Overall, this is a convenient, durable, and reliable weight bench that allows for excellent full-body workouts.
- Ultimate Body Press Ceiling Mounted Pull Up Bar
This simple mountable pull up bar is one of the most popular pieces of at-home workout equipment due to its simple design and installation. The Ultimate Body Press Ceiling Mounted Pull Up Bar is easily installed to your ceiling using a few nails. Furthermore, this mounted pull up bar features two handle grips: one that extends horizontally and two shorter handles that stick out. These different hand placements help you work out different muscles with greater variation.
Despite its portable design, this mounted pull up bar is large enough for you to comfortably use without feeling cramped. The handlebars drop 14 inches from the ceiling, giving you ample space to comfortably work out without hitting your head. Due to these qualities of this mounted pull up bar, many people have rated this product with a full 5 stars! One user noted, “This product is very sturdy when installed in this manner. Honestly, it is as sturdy as you could ever hope to get. It is very reassuring to grab the grips and feel how solid the bar is. No power is lost on wobbles, bends, shakes, etc. Far better than a cheap tower or a door frame mounted bar where half your mental and physical energy may be spent trying to prevent equipment failure.”
With an overall rating of 4.7-stars out of 5, the Ultimate Body Press Ceiling Mounted Pull Up Bar is generally a very reliable and popular choice for at-home workouts.
- Ultimate Body Press Dip Bar Fitness Station
This dip station is the perfect piece of at-home fitness equipment that is durable and easy to use and store. This dip station features an adjustable function that allows you to widen the width of the station. The best feature on this dip station is its easy-to-transport and store design that allows you to fold it up and store it in smaller spaces. It comes equipped with color-coded tabs that allow for a quick and simple assembly that requires zero tools.
Despite its foldable structure, the Ultimate Body Press Dip Bar Fitness Station offers sturdy and reliable support that can hold weight of up to 350 pounds. One user noted, “I purchased this product in 2010 and am still using it, it is extremely sturdy and an excellent way to work the chest and triceps. [I’m] 6’1 and 205 pounds and have used it on both carpeted and hard surfaces without any problems.”
With an overall rating of 4.5-stars out of 5, this is a highly valued piece of at-home gym equipment for users everywhere.
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- This is a subjective review written by Courtney Yoon.