Garden Hoses: What To Know Before You Buy
Hose for gardening don't last forever. When you're in the market for a new one, these tips will help you make an informed purchase.
Your garden hose is probably working overtime this summer as you water plants, irrigate a vegetable garden or wash the car. According to hose manufacturer Teknor Apex, a good garden hose will last five to 10 years if properly maintained. A bad garden hose, as most of us have already found out, will waste water, function poorly and cause bouts of frustration.
So to keep the kinks out of your relationship with your PVC garden hose, let’s take a look at what to consider before you buy a new one.
Garden hoses are used for transporting water over short or long distance