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Building A Garage Gym?
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Whether you are laying down your flooring or installing the lights, we’ve got you covered. Building a home or garage gym can be a really fun experience. Especially if you have a little help from people who have done it a time or twenty😉!

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Otherwise, check out the articles below for answers to all of your gym-building questions:

How Much Does It Actually Cost To Build a Home Gym You’ll Love?

The Floor

Comprehensive Gym Flooring Buying Guide.

How Much Does the Right Home Gym Flooring Cost?

The One Type of Flooring You Should Never Use in a Home Gym.

Are Horse Stall Mats the Best Choice For Your Garage Gym’s Floor?

Getting the Smell Out of Your Rubber Gym Flooring.

The Space

Is It Safe To Build a Home Gym on the Second Floor?

Can You Put a Treadmill on the Second Floor?

Gym Mirrors – Everything You Need To Know.

Home & Garage Gym Lighting Guide.

How to Prevent Deadlifts From Damaging Your Floor.

Do You Need an Olympic Lifting Platform?

7 Ways To Warm Up a Cold Garage Gym.

What’s the Best Electric Space Heater For Your Garage Gym?

Is Your Pull-Up Bar Mounted in the Right Place?

Barbell Storage. The Best Methods.

How To Fit a Great Home Gym in an Apartment.

How Much Space Do You Need For a Treadmill?

How Much Room Do You Need For a Rack?

Should You Bolt Your Rack to the Floor?

Can You Install a Treadmill Outside?

Will You Need Surge Protectors For Your Cardio Gear?

Soundproofing Your Gym.

The Gear

What Do You Really Need For a Great Home Gym?

8 Things I’d Never Buy For My Home Gym.

The 6 Most Versatile Pieces of Garage Gym Equipment.

Why You Should Have Your Cardio Gear Professionally Installed.

16 Reasons You Need a Sled.

Building a Gym Without a Power Rack.

How To Hang a Heavy Bag From a Garage Ceiling (open or finished).

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