Rubber Vs Vinyl: What’s the Better Type of Garden Hose?

Spreading the garden hose to water the lawn, your flowers and your landscape is a bit of a spring ritual. Do you know which type of tube 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 generally boils down to the fact that a rubber or vinyl / plastic garden hose is the best for your situation.

So what will it be for you – plastic or rubber? Here is a look at the pros and cons of each.