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With so many brands to choose from on the market, there is little noticeable difference between garden hoses and it is easy to choose the cheapest. However, small differences can have a major impact on how long the hose lasts and how easy it is to use. A good garden hose should last 5 to 10 years. But due to leaks, cracks, or rot, many purchases of inferior hoses require every hose replacement. While some problems can be repaired, it’s usually more cost-effective to buy a good-quality hose in the first place.

In this article, we focus on organizing for you about the 2 types of PVC garden hoses and rubber garden hoses. Review the features to consider when buying a new garden hose so you know what to look for when choosing a quality product.

hybrid polymer garden hose

Rubber garden hose

1.Rubber garden hoses are similar to oil hoses and sandblasting hoses and have three layers in their construction.
① inner layer: smooth wear-resistant synthetic rubber
Reinforcement layer: synthetic rubber or rope braided to improve its tensile strength and breaking strength
Outer layer: NR and SBR synthetic rubber for cold resistance, etc.
②Materials: synthetic rubber and fabric or string
Working temperature: -30°C~75°C
Color: generally black, others can be customized
③Features: Extremely durable; Flexible in all temperatures, suitable for year-round use; Kink-resistant: Rubber hoses are less likely to kink than PVC hoses, which saves time and reduces hassle.

PVC garden hose

PVC garden hose

    2.PVC garden hose: a kind of flexible hose, made of all PVC materials.
    ①Material: all PVC material
    Working temperature: -30°C~75°C
    Transparency: transparent and opaque
    Color: generally green and white, others can be customized
    Transparency: transparent and opaque


    The type of garden hose that is best for you depends on your specific needs and preferences. If you’re looking for an affordable, lightweight and flexible general purpose hose, PVC hose may be a good choice. However, if you need a hose that is more durable, can withstand extreme temperatures, and is less likely to kink, then a rubber hose is a better choice.

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