How to Build the Ultimate Space-Saving Home Gym

Make the most of your at-home workouts with low-cost, easy-to-store fitness equipment. Here are 10 products, from $10 to $90, to help you get started (11 Photos)

Dana Sullivan on Feb 16, 2012 at 5:08PM

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Heart Rate Monitor

Why you want one: Wearing a heart rate monitor helps you figure out the right pace and intensity of exercise. Depending on your health and fitness level, your doctor may recommend you keep your heart rate below a certain level during exercise. It's especially good to wear if you're trying out an advanced workout DVD.

Try this: The Timex Health Touch HRM ($60) is a wristwatch/stopwatch that also monitors heart rate and tracks calories burned during exercise.

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