October 11, 2016

When it comes to fittings, the best garden hoses have brass fittings. However, you will find many cheap hoses come with plastic fittings. You should AVOID plastic fittings at all costs as the plastic couplings are pron...

August 9, 2016

Soaker hoses are typically used for garden irrigation. These hoses are often made of recycled rubber and plastics and have porous walls. When the water is turned on, water will drop from thousands of tiny holes in the...

April 27, 2016

Coiled hoses form tight spirals that "coil" together when not in use and can be pulled apart when using the hose, similar to a slinky.  They are offered in a variety of lengths from as short as 15ft to as long as 100ft...

March 5, 2016

Replacing a garden hose comes down to more than just aesthetics. If you have had the same garden hose for more than five years, it has been sitting out in the sun or it is heavy and cumbersome to move, it is probably t...

November 13, 2015

Getting the height right
A string trimmer can strip a lawn bald if held too close to the surface. Keep the string head about 2 to 3 inches off the ground, just like a mower blade, and sweep the machine side to side in...

August 1, 2015

These machines cut greenery with whirling plastic lines, can trim right up to trees, steps, and rocks. They're great for maintaining a neat edge along walks and beds, and they can tidy a rocky hillside that's too irreg...

February 12, 2015

LENGTH - Longer is NOT Better

Garden hoses come in a variety of lengths, the most popular are 25ft, 50ft, 75ft and 100ft. Purchasing the longest hose may seem like a good option at first; however, longer hoses need more...

August 5, 2014

With so many options to choose from finding the right garden hose can be overwhelming. A good garden hose should last several years.  This site is dedicated to help you find the right type of hose, the right length and...

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