Technique: How to Repair a Hose

My hose has a crack in it and leaks. Can I salvage it?

By Derrek Woodbury


How to Repair a HoseHose Repair: Step Two

Using a box cutter or sharp blade, cut out the damaged section of hose. Purchase a hose repair kit that contains a repair fitting and clamps. Make sure the repair fitting fits the diameter of your hose.