Lifting weights is a great way to get in shape and build muscle mass, any one who wants to improve their strength would find this activity essential to their growth as a person. Unfortunately in order to lift weight you need to go to a gym to access them. The gym filled with a sweat and judgmental peers. Do you really have to go there? Not at all! If you anything like me you’d much rather just do the work from the comfort of your own home. Heres a list of ten weight racks to help you get your home gym started:
10. XMark 4 ft. Three Tier Dumbbell Rack XM-4439
A way and neat way to keep your dumbbells out of the way and organized is to place them on the XMark Fitness brand three tier dumbbell rack. This four foot rack can hold up to ten pairs of dumbbells easily, all thanks to it’s steady metal frame being able to hold most of your weights. It helps keep your home cleaner, and makes for hassle free tidying up when your workout I complete. The dimensions of this rack are 53.1 x 21 x 32 in.
09. CAP Barbell 150 lb. Eco Dumbbell Set with Rack
The CAP set comes with a few dumbbells ranging from 5 to 26 lbs, each dumbbell being increased by an increment of 5 lb (making it 150 lb total) along with a classic A frame dumbbell rack. The rack is made from durable steel, and is great for keeping the sets dumbbells organized neatly. While the dumbbells themselves are made from a coating of baked-enamel to protect the weight itself from damage such a rust, chipping, dents, and so on.
08. Body Solid GDR363-RFWS Dumbbell Rack with Rubber Dumbbells
This package includes everything you need to start training with weights. There’s a dumbbell crack, a high quality set of dumbbells, and even a rubber mat to place it all on (to help protect your homes flooring). The storage rack itself is three whole shelves of storage. The extra storage helps keep your workspace clean and orderly. Its measurements are 40 x 30 x 20 in. As for the weights themselves – they are made with a patent pending secure dumbbell system. Their durable and fit comfortably in your hands.
07. Body Solid GDR44-RFWS Vertical Dumbbell Rack with Rubber Dumbbells
This set comes with a great set of dumbbells and a rack, a great started kit for anyone getting into weight training but not into the idea of doing it from home. The two-tiered dumbbell rack holds around six pairs of hex shaped dumbbells. The dumbbells themselves are heavy duty and are guarantied to last. Tying the whole set together is a rubber mat to make sure your flooring isn’t as ripped as you.
06. Cap Barbell Solid Hex Dumbbell Set with Rack (150 Pound)
Another dumbbell and rack set, this cap barbell set is made with solid cast iron and even comes with a thirty day manufactures warranty! The sets rack holds about 150 lbs in total, and is made of a durable stainless steal that will put up with most strains you put on it. The produce does contain some phthalate chemicals that could be kept away from expecting mothers, so that’s something to strongly consider before hand.
05. CAP Barbell Two Tier Dumbbell Rack
Yet another heavy duty steal rack, this cap barbell brand comes with no barbells as the other one on this list did, but comes at a cheaper price because of this. It can hold an impressive 500 lbs of weight on it’s frame, and has a 30 day warranty on the off chance it doesn’t do just that. To tie the whole thing together it’s got a stylish black and white finish.
04. Powerline PDR282X 32-Inch 2-Tier Dumbbell Rack
This rack is a two tiered heavy duty steal that holds around one pair of each dumbbell weight from 5 to 30 pounds. It’d a four sided welding job that makes the inside and outside of the rack user safe and friendly. Its measurements are 22 x 14 x 32 with about a tray availability of 28 inches. The dumbbells are sold separately and the rack has a 10 year warranty.
03. Body-Solid 3 Tier Horizontal Dumbbell Rack
Another rack without dumbbell package, this three tiered rack really is as heavy duty as they come. Each row is slanted to grant easy access to the 5 – 70 lb pairs of dumbbells that the strong frame can hold. It’s weight capacity is ideal for home and commercial uses. The dimensions of this rack are32 x 23 x 62. Sleek and practical!
02. XMark Fitness 3′ Four Tier Dumbbell Rack XM-3109.1
Yet another rack minus the dumbbells, this rack might just offer the most space, with four tiers for dumbbell storage. The 14-gauge steel is sure to hold up to the test of time, making this a great choice for home and commercial use alike. There’s even a scratch resistant coating to keep it looking great for a long time.
01. CAP Barbell 24″ Utility Rack
This stand stores up to around three hundred pounds of weight on it’s two racks. It’s versatile design allows it not only to hold dumbbells but also medicine balls and kettle bells. It fits most sizes of these equipment’s type. It’ll definitely help you keep organized.
Any one of these racks could be a great start to your home gym. Ultimately, however, the choice how what direction your gym – and there for your workout – will take is yours. It’s only a matter of a little research and purchasing the first piece of equipment.