Can I Make a Soaker Hose by Drilling Holes in a Garden Hose?

You can use a regular garden hose to make a soaker hose. Screw the hose onto an outdoor faucet and attach an end cap to the other end of the hose. Randomly drill holes along one side of the hose, which will go face-down onto the soil where plants are growing.

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Karen Ellis has been a full-time writer since 2006. She is an expert crafter, with more than 30 years of experience in knitting, chrocheting, quilting, sewing, scrapbooking and other arts. She is an expert gardener, with lifelong experience. Ellis has taken many classes in these subjects and taught classes, as well.