Ditch That Expensive Gym Membership by Using These 7 Household Items

Ready to work out? Okay, grab your soup cans, water bottles, and a hefty textbook. Think I'm kidding? 

Believe it or not, there are loads of things you probably have around your house that can double-up as gym equipment. If you learn how to use them correctly, you can save a lot of money on a gym membership. In fact, a good workout can cost you nothing.

This past summer, I ditched the lunkheads and the crowded locker rooms for a few household "weights" and the sanity of my own home. Check out a few homemade tricks that only requires a snoop around the house to get started!

How do you stay fit on the cheap?

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