How to make hose reel?

Wanna know how people make hose reel?Are you interested making your hose reel on your own?Making a reel by yourself is not a crime though 🙂

There is some best hose reel in the market available but they can cost you some bucks!

So, if you want to save about one or two hundred bucks or want to know how to make hose reel, then you are in the right place.

Important Note:

To store your best garden hose properly there is no alternative to a hose reel.Hose reel makes it easier to store your hose and make it long-lasting.

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Ultimate Guide: How to build a hose reel

How to make hose reelThere are many ways you can store your hose.If you don’t have a reel you can simply store it to anywhere.You can use hose hanger, bag, some hand made tools or even the way you are seeing in the picture.

But you want to store your hose in the reel and also want to make the hose on your own.That’s why you are in this article, right!

So, here is the way:

As I have studied and tried a lot of things to make a hose on my own, my suggestion to you is to use…

…plywood, old vacuum cleaner and a couple of Lazy Suzans.

How to make hose reelHere are the things you will need:

1.Plywood, ½ inch thick is enough

2.Pipe from a vacuum cleaner or similar

3.Wood screws

4.Hand drill

5. Measuring tape

6.Hammer and knife

7.Scroll saw

Those are the main things that you will need.You might need some other small things in the process.

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The Process of building hose reel:

It is really tough to understand the process properly just by reading.So, watch the video first to understand the process quickly.

Now, you have a clear idea, let’s discuss the main process briefly below…

  • First of all, take the Plywood, make two circles with the same height and weight and slice it properly with the hand drill.
  • Make the proper measurement and stick the piece of wood with the help of wood screw.
  • Place the two circles together with lots of wood piece
  • Make a holder for the hose.
  • Make the holder such a way that the reel can circle through it.
  • Place couplings in the reel with the pipe so that you can place your hose there.
  • Now, keep your hose in the reel.

Those are the main steps of creating hose reel in a nutshell.Follow youtube and watch videos to make the reel beautiful as well as long-lasting.

Watch the one-hour long video tutorial on how to make the hose if you desperately want to build hose on your own.

Finally, you should buy your hose reel if you don’t have the time and energy to build hose by yourself.

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