7 Top Quality Home Treadmills

These top quality treadmills for home use are price $3000 and up. Expect solid construction, good warranties and lots of extras. The following were recommended by various sources in my research.


Precor 9.31 Treadmill

Precor 9.31 Treadmill
Precor 9.31 Treadmill. Courtesy of Amazon.com

Precor gets name recognition because of its commercial models found in health clubs. Their home models are expensive but solidly built. If you find that the less-sturdy construction of cheaper treadmills means you get lots of wobble, you may appreciate upgrading to this machine. It has a 3.0 HP motor. It has eight pre-set programs. It is highly rated by TreadmillDoctor.com.


True PS800 Escalate Treadmill

True PS800 Treadmill
True PS800 Treadmill. Courtesy of Amazon

You can select the firmness or softness of the treadmill belt with this model. The orthopedic belt has a very large surface, 60"L x 21"W (152 cm x 53 cm). The big 4.0 HP motor should perform well, and it is rated for users up to 350 pounds. For workouts, you can lock in your target heart rate on "Cruise Control" and it will adjust the speed and incline to match. It has 22 built-in workouts and four custom workouts.


Lifespan TR7000i Treadmill

Lifespan TR7000i Treadmill
Lifespan TR7000i Treadmill. Courtesy of Pricegrabber

Lifespan is known for their lower-priced treadmills. The TR7000i is an excellent treadmill in the $3000 — $3500 range. It is a Best Buy runner-up at TreadmillDoctor.com for 2015. It has a big deck, both wider and longer than typical at 22 inches by 62 inches. The big motor is 3.5 hp. It has iPad integration via Bluetooth. For walkers who love to track their steps, it will do so automatically.


True ES 900 Escalate Treadmill

True ES900 Escalate Treadmill
True ES900 Escalate Treadmill. Courtesy of Amazon

This top-of-the-line treadmill features a 4 horsepower quiet drive motor. The orthopedic belt has adjustable cushioning, you use the Soft Select to decide how firm you want the surface. It includes the Cruise Control feature so you can select your target heart rate and it will keep you in the zone. It's Polar heart rate monitor compatible. The deck is 60"L x 22"W (152 cm x 56 cm) and it is rated for users up to 400 pounds.


Landice L8 Treadmill

Landice L8 Pro Sports Trainer
Landice L8 Pro Sports Trainer. Courtesy of Pricegrabber

The Landice L8 LTD Series Treadmill gives you a larger belt for more movement. It features a powerful 4.0 horsepower motor driving a 4-ply belt over a 63 in x 20 in running surface can hit speeds up to 11 miles per hour and inclines of 15 percent. It has computer animated workouts and info screens guide you through manual, fatburn, intermediate, advanced and interval workouts. Landice also has accessories including a small television or computer workdesk set up.


Landice L7 Treadmill

The Landice L7 Executive Trainer and the L7 Cardio Trainer both score well with Monster Ratings and with Treadmilldoctor.com. The Baldor 3 HP continuous duty motor is one of the most powerful. The computer animated display and other features are unique.


True Z5.0

True Z5.0 Treadmill
True Z5.0 Treadmill. Courtesy of Amazon.com

TreadmillDoctor.com rated this one tops for 2015. If you have limited space, it has a small footprint and sleek styling to fit into your room. It has a heart rate control system. They tout how quiet and smooth the treadmill operates.


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