For those who has a garden or backyard at your house, having a hose reel is very necessary for your gardening and cleaning activities. Moreover, it is a first-aid during emergency as well; therefore, having one at your house is a good backup plan because it can bring you the difference between minimal damage and the total loss. And not to forget that hose reel can be a decoration to display as art at your lawn as well. However, choosing a good hose reel for your needs and preference is surely a complicated thing to consider.
Now, you are on the right page that we shortlist all the hose reel available on the market for the top 10 based on few criteria such as its length, nozzle, portability, etc. and some even offer the garden hose nozzle. So in the next 10 articles, you will find the review of hose reel from the least favored options to the top one, that will assist your decision-making in getting a hose reel.
Let’s get to the countdown:
- 10. RL Flo-Master 65HR8 Retractable Hose Reel
- 9. Suncast 175-foot capacity Hosemobile Garden Hose Reel Cart
- 8. Liberty Garden Products 3-in-1 Hose Reel
- 7. Liberty Garden 710 Navigator Rotating Garden Hose Reel
- 6. Liberty Garden 870-M1-2 Industrial 4-wheel garden hose reel cart
- 5. Suncast Hose Hideaway with Smart trak hose guide and bin
- 4. Suncast PW100 Powerwind Automatic Rewind Garden Hose Reel
- 3. Liberty Garden Products decorative non-rust cast aluminum wall mounted garden hose reel
- 2. Suncast Swivel Hose hideaway with smart track hose guide
- 1. Suncast RSW125D Aquawinder Hose reel
10. RL Flo-Master 65HR8 Retractable Hose Reel
- By: Root-Lowell Manufacturing Company
- Item Weight: 26.6 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 23 inches
With this retractable hose reel, it features the spring-loaded stopper that will stop the hose on the length we need; and returns while its automatic guide prevents the hose from overlapping. Delivered with the 8-patter nozzle that allows you to adjust the water output as you wish. For the setting, it can be mounted to the wall bracket and also easy to remove and carry during winter since it integrates the handle with it, making it easily to mobile around places; moreover, the mounting bracket allows for 180 swivels. The provided hoses are 65ft. braded hose and 66in. leader hose as well as the brass hose fittings to connect the hose with the extension. For this value of money, you will get an acceptable quality of hose reel that can be used for the daily household purpose as well as the emergency since it comes with a long hose and with its flexible swivel.
9. Suncast 175-foot capacity Hosemobile Garden Hose Reel Cart
- By: 13.6 pounds
- Item Weight: 12 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 26.8 x 32 x 24 inches
Made for the both domestic and industrial use, this hose reel come as a cart make it convenient to move around the area regardless how big the site is. More interestingly, it features an incredible hose of 175ft. or basically, around 53 meters making the work that requires hose and far beyond reach easier. It features the hose hooks that hold the hose end of either leader hose or garden hose. The hose can be easily rolled out by the spinning knob on the side that was dubbed with grip to avoid slippage. In addition, its EasyLink system ensure smooth watertight connection between hose reel to the hoses. With the weight of 14 pounds, it is a comfortable choice for portability and storage, indeed. With this value of money, you can get a hose reel cart a with long hose and convenient to move around places; and it can be used in different purpose both household work and the professional task.
8. Liberty Garden Products 3-in-1 Hose Reel
- By: Liberty Garden Products
- Item Weight: 20 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 21 x 15 x 15 inches
Designed with a taste of vintage and sense of decoration, this hose reel might be the next thing to buy for your beautiful garden or backyard. Not only the good-looking appearance, it features up to 200ft. of hose that is long enough for the domestic use. It was constructed by the gauge steel and finished with durable powder coat for weather resistance purpose since it is an outdoor product that need to withstand the mother nature. Five feet leader hose is connected ready to use with the connected extension. This heavy-duty hose reel can be mounted to the wall, and also can be anchored to the lawn or turf or even add the rubber boots for a nonskid floor mount. The featuring fittings of this hose reel are galvanized to ensure the longevity, and avoiding corrosion. This 3-in-1 come with the weight of 15.3 pounds which is quite heavy that required a careful and durable mounting. However, the price appeared here does not include nozzle and hose, please also consider the price of the remaining parts.
- By: Liberty Garden Products
- Item Weight: 14 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 20.5 x 26 x 17.5 inches
Repeatedly, Liberty Garden’s product makes the top 10 again with the navigator series with the classy look of such a hose reel. The unique features that this reel has is its ability to swivel for 90-degree in 4 positions making it can be move in any direction freely, and that also prevent the hose damage. Made from steel, it’s finished by the durable powder coat that allow it to withstand the cruel weather sometimes, and every fitting of this reel are brass galvanized. This Bronze-colored hose can be spin by the just pull up the knob on the side. The attached storage tray is a great feature for holding important accessories and tool. This reel weighs for 14lbs which require the mounting to be durable and careful for safety reason. This navigator model work with the 125 ft. garden hose that connected to the 5ft. ready-to-use leader hose. For this price tag, you can get a hose reel for domestic and also for the decoration for your backyards that will get compliments from your guests.
6. Liberty Garden 870-M1-2 Industrial 4-wheel garden hose reel cart
- By: Liberty
- Item Weight: 35 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 32 x 28 x 36 inches
Third product line so far from Liberty Garden, and this is designed for the professional needs of landscaping and gardening works. The reel was stationed on the 4-wheel cart that can be mobile anywhere in the land area. Similar to the previous version, this professional model also made from steel and finished the powder coat, with the fittings galvanized and brass. The handle knob that used to roll out the hose is dubbed with drip to avoid possible slippage. This hose reel can be used with the hose capacity of 300ft., a perfect length for professional or commercial use. However, the drawback of this reel cart should be on its weight that soar to 41 pounds which is heavy even when maneuver it with these four durable pneumatic tire wheels. This product is delivered with the reel cart attached with a 5ft. ready-to-use leader hose, with the hose and, nozzle are sold separately by Liberty Garden. Overally, this is a top-of-the-line hose reel to buy for commercial use in this price tag.
5. Suncast Hose Hideaway with Smart trak hose guide and bin
- By: Suncast
- Item Weight: 21.6 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 26 x 21 x 29.8 inches
Suncast come back again with the bin-type hose reel does make it looks like a thing to get for your house. Within this bin, it provides you a good storage for your hose reel as well as your garden and watering accessories avoiding loss or misplace of your tools. Designed to use with hose capacity of 225 ft., this set of hose reel can be perfectly deal with the domestic needs. Delivered with the fully assembled set, this ready-to-use hose reel features the spinning handle to retract the hose from its guide and to also return it back to its reel without overlapping, thanks to the smart track system. Also to ensure the watertight connection between leader hose to the extended hose, it features the patented EasyLink system in this bin for a perfect use at your needs. This set of reel weighs for 27 pounds or around 14kg, which is quite heavy, come with the nozzle for your convenient use, leader hose that connect with the reel and the extended 100ft. hose.
4. Suncast PW100 Powerwind Automatic Rewind Garden Hose Reel
- By: Suncast
- Item Weight: 28.1 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 24.5 x 23.5 x 32.2 inches
Third product lines from Suncast that make this top-10 list this year, and it is also the bin-type hose reel. However, this is an upgrade from the previous one that features the automatic rewind requiring no effort to return the hose back to the reel without making the reel tangled, thanks to its trak. The automatic rewind can be powered by the foot pedal or the 12V SLA rechargeable battery. Designed to work with 100ft. Line capacity, it is qualified for the lightweight duty that can accommodate the domestic activities such as gardening or cleaning, etc. Bear the weights of 28.1 pounds or 14kg, it’s better to keep it in one places rather than mobile it around. Included with the package are the hose reel bin, leader hose, 100ft. Extended hose, nozzle, the 12V battery and the charger. For the value of money, this hose reel would be worth the price tag since it is an automatic rewind that give you effortless task for lightweight housework.
3. Liberty Garden Products decorative non-rust cast aluminum wall mounted garden hose reel
- By: Liberty Garden Products
- Item Weight: 13.8 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 15 x 22.8 x 15.4 inches
The classy master, Liberty Garden, come again with its vintage decorative-style garden hose reel. This wall-mounted model is made from aluminum finished with the sturdy powder coat to ensure the non-rust and corrosion as well as to withstand the uncertain nature. The hose can be spinned out the reel by the featuring handle that dubbed by rubber grip to avoid possible slippage. Delivered with the package of fully-installed reel, it is requiring only setting up of tray and handle, then mounting to the wall before it’s all ready to use. All the fittings of this hose reel are galvanized and brass for the longevity of usage and ensure no rust over years. Able to accommodate the 125ft. Hose capacity, the bronze cast-aluminum reel is connected with the 5 feet long ready-to-use leader hose. It bears the weights of 11.6 weight, which is the lightest among the Liberty Garden’s product line. With one purchase, you can get the decoration for your garden, and you also get a perfect hose reel for your gardening works.
2. Suncast Swivel Hose hideaway with smart track hose guide
- By: Suncast
- Item Weight: 22.8 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 26 x 21 x 23.8 inches
Another great work from Suncast for the bin-style hose reel that compatible with the 225-foot hose capacity, which is more than enough for domestic uses. This bin was designed with the swivel bin that can be flexible to any direction while in use. The hose is tracked neatly onto the reel making zero risk of tangled hose while using and unrolling motion that required half-effort hand reeling. And the base of this bin hold securely to the ground provide an easy way to unravel the hose in your lawn or garden. With the weight of 22.8 pounds or around 11kg, this is a compact size of hose reel bin to buy on the market. For this price tag, you can get a lightweight bin-type hose reel that provide with a long hose capacity up to 225 foot long, which is very impressive. However, the major drawbacks that it has is that it does not come with the nozzle; it is delivered with the hose reel and the hose with the leader hose only. But in such an affordable price, I think that’s not a big deal.
1. Suncast RSW125D Aquawinder Hose reel
- By: Suncast
- Item Weight: 22.1 pounds
- Product Dimensions: 24 x 27 x 23.5 inches
“Never wind your hose reel again! no winding, no batteries, and no worries” – this is the testimonial from the company on this Suncast’s top product of this year that feature the state-of-the-art design and technology. So how can this hose reel need no batteries, no effort and still can be reeled? The hose is winded to its track automatically by the motor that powered the water input, it’s incredible to believe but it’s real. This aquawinder series crown the list mainly for this reason but also due to the fact that it’s made from plastic that make it looks like a typical furniture in your house plus it brings its weight down to only 22 pound as well. Perfectly worked with the 125-foot hose capacity, it is good enough for the domestic and gardening activities. Delivered in the packages including the fully-assembled hose reel, leader and discharge hose, nozzle and two garden stakes for your outdoor gardening uses. In this price tag, you can get this environmental friendly aquawinder hose reel that is light and capable for your gardening works; it’s a real worth of money and worth to topple this year’s list as well.