How to buy used fitness equipment is a question I have been getting a lot more lately.
Folks are starting to realize they no longer have to buy new gym equipment or be subject to the marketing of buying the often useless pieces of home gym equipment
There are other options and buying used exercise equipment especially given our economy is saving companies, individuals and medical practices thousands and thousands of dollars.
For instance a local school district saved over forty thousand dollars by buying used exercise equipment rather than new without sacrificing quality, in fact many of the pieces were almost or as good as new pieces of equipment.
Here are some tips to buy used fitness equipment
FIrst make sure the used gym equipment comes from a used fitness equipment remanufacturer that has been in business for at least five years.
Second, contact the companies customer service and make sure they can answer your questions because contacting the customer service will give you a good idea of the companies ability to deliver quality used exercise equipment.
Third would be to make sure that the company has a used fitness equipment repair service department. Knowing they have their own used gym equipment repair team helps to ensure that they have the necessary parts in stock to repair your gym equipment back to original manufacturer specifications.
Fourth would be to ask for references, find out who they have done business with and contact them and ask what their experience has been dealing with the company.
By following a few of these tips you will be on your way to finding the best buys and saving a ton of money by buying used fitness equipment over new.
If you have any questions, I put together some additional tips and videos that you can access on my website below.