More people than ever are training and lifting weights at home. With rubber coated dumbbells being a very popular choice with lots of home gym users. The main reasons for this is not only do they look attractive, but they will protect your expensive floors from damage and wear. Some dumbbell sets can be very heavy so could you imagine the damage they can do if they are just solid steel. One way around this is to have rubber gym mats, but this is more expense. So buying dumbbells that are coated with rubber is the best option for most people. Due to the popularity of this product, there are lots of them out there.

Rubber Coated DumbbellsThe best place to shop for this piece of gym equipment has got to be online. This is because the prices are a lot cheaper and you can read customer reviews before you buy, which will tell you whether or not they are strong, sturdy high quality dumbbells that are built to last. One website that sells a wide variety of rubber coated dumbbells is the big online retailer Amazon. Ranging from lighter sets right through to heavy sets that even Mr Universe would struggle lifting. Let's take a quick look at just two products that Amazon are currently selling on their website at the time of writing this article.

This first dumbbells that we are going to look at are the Rubber Coated Hex Dumbbell Set. These dumbbells are sold in pairs in lots of different sizes, the sizes are 4 lb, 5 lb, 6 lb, 8 lb, 10 lb, 15 lb, 20 lb, 12 lb, 30 lb, 35 lb, 40 lb, 45lb and 50 lb pairs. So all you need to do is buy the dumbbells in each size that you require. Most people will buy full dumbbell sets, but the only problem with this is half of the dumbbells in the set never get used. Buying pairs of dumbbells individually can be a little bit more expensive, but by doing it you will be buying dumbbells that will get used. Plus just a few dumbbells, is going to take up a lot less room in your home than a full set. These rubber coated dumbbells are made from solid cast iron which has been encased in an high quality rubber. Which is going to help to not only protect your floors from damage but maximize your grip as well. They have a six sided hexagon design which will prevent the dumbbells rolling everywhere and becoming a nuisance.

The second dumbbells that we are going to look at are the Rubber Coated Hex Dumbbell Set 5 - 25 pounds. This set comprises of 5lb, 10 lb, 15 lb, 20 lb, 25 lb pair of dumbbells that are again made from cast iron coated in durable rubber. The dumbbells are hexagon in shape and have chrome plated and knurled handles for ultimate grip when using them. This is a great set at a great price, at the time of writing this article this set was being sold for just under $260 which is an absolute bargain. This set doesn't come with a rack to store the dumbbells so if you are interested in buying this rubber coated dumbbell set it might be worth investing in a dumbbell rack as well. To safety store away your dumbbells when not in use.