Best Soaker Hose 2022

best soaker hose

A soaker hose is a unique way of gradually dripping water onto thirsty plants. They are ideal for keeping on whilst you are at work during hotter weather or even overnight to really soak the ground. Soaker Hoses are also great for establishing younger plants or hedges. Here we have a selection of the Best … Read more

Best Hose Timer / Water Irrigation Timers 2022

The Hozelock Simple Water Timer waters your garden with 13 pre set programs to suit most of your gardening needs

Trying to find a the best water timer for the garden was a pretty un-exciting event, I essentially wanted to find an irrigation timer that: I could trust with my water bill. That would be easy to set up and use – no lengthy instructions please! Wasn’t going to cost a lot of money. As … Read more

Best Expandable Hose Pipe 2022

Expandable hoses uniquely grow in length when filled with water and shrink down to a small compact size when emptied of water. It makes them perfect for garden enthusiasts who need quick, regular access to a hose, but who don’t want the hassle of having to reel it in after every use. They are perfect … Read more

Hozelock Superhoze Expandable Hose Review

hozelock superhoze storage

I was recently given the opportunity to try out the Hozelock Superhoze – An expandable hose, so thought I’d share my experience in this review! This particular Hozelock hose is fairly new to the market when compared to most of the range, it only came out in early 2017. The marketing budget has obviously skyrocketed … Read more

How to Fix a Garden Hose Pipe

If your trusty garden hose pipe has sprung a leak, look no further. Here’s how to fix it and what you will need. (Its very easy – you just need to buy a hose connector part and grab a pair of scissors.) If your hose has split somewhere in the length of the hose (not … Read more

Is Hozelock Compatible with Gardena?

Good news! Yes, Gardena and Hozelock are cross compatible with one another. This means if you own a Hozelock hose and wish to buy Gardena accessories to fit it, or vice versa, you can do so without risk of them not fitting. Sometimes a great way to save money is by purchasing items cheap in … Read more

Hozelock Auto Reel Review – My Favourite Hose Reel!

Hozelock Auto Reel Hosepipe

The hose pipe that puts itself away automatically.   The key feature of the Auto Reel Hose pipe from Hozelock is that with a gentle pull, the hosepipe automatically reels itself back into its case. No more frustrating manual winding. No struggling to bend over to turn a winding handle. You don’t even have to … Read more

Xhose Review (Is this the worst hose pipe ever made?)


I have been the proud owner of not just one, but two Xhose hose pipes. When these were first out and sold, there wasn’t really much else you could buy like it – but since then plenty of alternative “magic” hosepipes have appeared on the market. (Like these ones on Amazon) I was excited getting … Read more