With the popularity of gym equipment increasing, so does the need for maintenance.
While there are many things you can do to maintain your equipment, you should keep your equipment free from scratches, damage and wear and tear to ensure that it’s in tip-top shape for any fitness adventure.
We have a list of the best ways to keep equipment free of wear and tears.
Get rid of all the dust and debris that could be accumulating on your equipment.
A good rule of thumb is to avoid keeping all your equipment outside for long periods of time.
This includes any equipment that you’re using to train and for your gym activities.
Wash all your shoes before you put them on.
Wash your shoes by hand before you wear them.
This is an important step because it allows your shoes to dry and become more comfortable.
Use a mild soap and water to dry your equipment on a regular basis.
This will allow your shoes, belt, socks, shorts and even the shoes of your gym equipment to dry before you try them on for the first time.
Keep the gear clean and dry, even if you are out of the gym.
If you’re not in the gym for a lot of time, it’s good practice to have a shower and wash your equipment frequently.