DIY – Hose Reel / Hose Post

Want an inexpensive and esthetically pleasing way to store your garden hose?
Sure you can buy something plastic and fancy (and expensive) from a home improvement store – but where’s the fun in that?

I saw this tutorial on Pinterest:

www.maillardvillemanor.com

Brilliant!

AND it doesn’t require digging a hole or cementing the post in the ground!

This was the ONLY tutorial that I found that suggested using a ” post holder spikey thing”.  (I love that – it’s exactly what I would have called it!)

Home Depot calls it:

Link to site

So I got my supplies:

 

and a special item I found while picking the rest of the stuff up:

and…
Voila!

I wish my hose was the same colour, but let’s be realistic right?

2016-07-04T11:20:06-04:00July 13th, 2013|DIY|0 Comments

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