How Much Does a Treadmill Cost?

How Much Does a Treadmill Cost? By J. Maki One of the most common questions about the almighty treadmill is, how much do they cost? While I’d love to give you a straightforward answer that will satisfy your curiosity, I just can’t.  Why? Because I won’t BS you and because… It depends. Ask a BetterContinue reading “How Much Does a Treadmill Cost?”

ProForm Smart Pro 9000 Treadmill Review

ProForm Smart Pro 9000 Treadmill Review By J. Maki Overview A very solid treadmill across the board that can accommodate any fitness goals, all while delivering convenience, comfort, and a fair price. If you are looking for a commercial-grade treadmill space-sensitive enough to fit in your own home, the ProForm Smart Pro 9000 should beContinue reading “ProForm Smart Pro 9000 Treadmill Review”

Proform Carbon T10 Treadmill Review

Proform Carbon T10 Treadmill Review By J. Maki Overview The upper end model of the Proform Carbon series, the T10 includes a few more perks than the T7. But we are not talking game-changing upgrades here.  What’s Different? While the majority of the T10 is identical to the T7, there are elements that set itContinue reading “Proform Carbon T10 Treadmill Review”

Proform Carbon T7 Treadmill Review

Proform Carbon T7 Treadmill Review By J. Maki Overview Part of the Proform Carbon series, the T7 is an economical unit, and with a purchase of a 3-year subscription to the iFit service, the treadmill is yours for free. Not a bad selling point if you are looking for a model capable of interfacing withContinue reading “Proform Carbon T7 Treadmill Review”

Bowflex BXT116 Treadmill Review

Bowflex BXT116 Treadmill Review By J. Maki Overview The Bowflex BXT116 is the more cost-effective version of the T216, and quite honestly, though it is a couple hundred dollars cheaper, it is very comparable to its “better” equipped counterpart.  The primary areas I look for immediately when analyzing a new treadmill are a) the motor,Continue reading “Bowflex BXT116 Treadmill Review”

Quick Q and A: What do I need to know about treadmill motors?

Quick Q and A: What do I need to know about treadmill motors? By J. Maki QUESTION What do I need to know about treadmill motors? ANSWER When preparing to invest in a treadmill, it is good to understand the quality of motor your desired model has. Typically, quality treadmills are powered by continuous dutyContinue reading “Quick Q and A: What do I need to know about treadmill motors?”

Bowflex BXT216 Treadmill Review

Bowflex BXT216 Treadmill Review By J. Maki Overview The Bowflex BXT216 is a large model that is sturdy and durable and has the ability to support users up to 400 pounds. Additionally, it has a running belt wide and long enough to support taller runners with long legs and strides. Combine that with 4.0 ContinuousContinue reading “Bowflex BXT216 Treadmill Review”

Reason # 3 to Invest in a Treadmill: Personalization

Reason # 3 to Invest in a Treadmill: Personalization By J. Maki Nothing beats a treadmill, and there are a host of reasons why. And while I am a proponent of outdoor exercise, and it is my primary choice for running and walking, I love my treadmill and all of the benefits it provides.  YouContinue reading “Reason # 3 to Invest in a Treadmill: Personalization”

ProForm Cadence LT Treadmill (2.5) Review

ProForm Cadence LT Treadmill (2.5) Review By J. Maki Overview In studying the reviews for the ProForm Cadence, it immediately becomes apparent that this treadmill was crafted for the individual with many space constraints. It has been described as “petite” and has the ability to fold, so if space is a premium for you, aContinue reading “ProForm Cadence LT Treadmill (2.5) Review”

Goal-Setting: The First Step in Finding the Right Treadmill for You

Goal-Setting: The First Step in Finding the Right Treadmill for You By J. Maki If you’ve made the decision to invest in a treadmill, congratulations!  Owning a treadmill provides you with the flexibility, convenience, and customization to not only improve your health and fitness, but also your overall general quality of life.  The Important FirstContinue reading “Goal-Setting: The First Step in Finding the Right Treadmill for You”