Commercial fitness equipment has to be of super quality because they are going to be used more and hence has to be durable as well. There is a big difference in the fitness equipment used at home and those used in gyms and other fitness studios. So, when you buy, you need to be assured that you are going for the best.
Factors to work on while buying
Research is the key: You want best equipment at best prices, so you need to spend some time researching on different stores, prices and availability. If need be, visit stores online as well as offline. Read as much you can about different equipment, their features and warranties.
Make a list: Prepare a list of all the different equipment you want to buy. Even if you are not able to buy them all, focus on buying the most necessary ones, like treadmill, exercising cycle, and more.
Evaluate your reason: Why you need to buy commercial fitness equipment is the key answer you need to think first. Is it for a new gym or is it for your office for your employees to work out? If it is for your gym, then you need to look at the space available and then do a sketch on the layout and the different equipment that will fit in. Same goes for your office gym as well. The difference is in the quality and endurance of the equipment. For gym, you need advanced and much stronger equipment as the number of people working-out will be more whereas for your office gym, you need simple equipment as only few people will be using them. But in both cases, look for quality equipment.
Strength is assessed by practicing holding plank position for as long as one can and involves placing forearms on the floor , with a straight back placed parallel to the floor and toes curled under. It improves core muscle strength and overall fitness.
In brief, you need to do your homework well before venturing to buy commercial fitness equipment because a huge investment of money as well as time goes in and it is for a long term. So, choose wisely.