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Building Your Own Home Workout Space

on in Life on the water
Lakebreeze is a community that offers plenty of ways to stay active – from scenic trails for running and jogging to lovely parks to run and play in. But for those of you a little more serious about your routine, you’ll probably want to consider the benefits of building your own home gym. This can seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. It also doesn’t have to break the bank. In fact, when factored against the cost of a gym membership, it’s quite an attractive option. Here are a few things to consider when creating your own home workout space.

Creating Goals

What do you want to achieve? Do you have a weight goal? Are you training towards an event? You’ll want to create a realistic goal that will not only help you to track your progress effectively, but that’ll also help you to choose the right exercises, and hence, equipment for your workout zone.

Make It A Motivating Space

Whether it’s a radio/stereo, a mirror or some posters, you’ll want to make the space your own. You’ll ideally want a room with a window or, at the very least, a door to keep household distractions out. This will allow you to concentrate on your workout.

Choosing The Right Equipment

There are plenty of schools of thought, but many experts believe you should start with the essentials, and build outwards as your exercise routine evolves – this means using, for example, a combination of free weights. If you’re a religious runner, and running in the winter doesn’t appeal to you, you’ll definitely want to invest in a treadmill. You can also purchase used equipment locally, or non-brand equipment, to further reduce your upfront investment.

Building a gym in your home doesn’t have to be an expensive process – and starting small is always a good option.