Rolling out the garden hose to water the lawn, your flowers and landscaping is somewhat of a rite of spring. But do you know what type of hose is best for you? Yes, even the most seemingly simple gardening tools have a variety of options for homeowners to choose from. In terms of garden hoses, there are things like thickness, length and material that should be considered. The latter factor is one of the most important to consider and typically boils down to whether a rubber or vinyl/plastic garden hose is best for your situation.
So what will it be for you – plastic or rubber? Here’s a look at the pros and cons of each.
Generally speaking, plastic or vinyl garden hoses are the cheaper of the two aforementioned hose options. They’re also better for more basic gardening needs, as these hoses tend to be lighter in weight … Read More