What happens if a car runs over my Hercules Hose?
Due to the unique interlocking armour of the Hercules Hose, it is incredibly resistant to having vehicles, including cars AND trucks, run over the hose and without damaging the Hercules Hose.
Will the Hercules Hose rust?
Our Hercules Hose is made from 304 Grade Stainless Steel, which due to its high Chromium content, means that the Hercules Hose will not rust, even when left outside in the rain!
Can dogs chew through the Hercules Hose?
Whilst dogs can chew the hose, they CANNOT chew through the Hercules Hose itself. Hercules Hose - 1, Dogs - 0
What will happen if the lawn mower accidentally runs over the Hercules Hose?
Once again, due to the armour of the Hercules Hose, the hose is likely to be in better shape than your lawn mower should you choose to push your lawn mower over the Hercules Hose.
Can I join the Hercules Hose to other hoses?
We provide a set of connectors and couplings that allow you to connect your hose to most standard garden hoses, however if you have two or more lengths of Hercules Hose, the hoses can be connected together via the fast connectors and the purchase of double-sided male joiner (available from any local hardware outlet). The Hercules Hose can also be screwed directly onto any 3/4 BSPP tap head, which again eliminates leaks, or for the hose to burst or be pulled off the tap!
What happens if the Hercules Hose freezes?
In the event of a heavy frost, should your hose freeze over, the latex inside the hose and the external interlocking stainless steel armour will both expand naturally if the water inside freezes. This means that your hose will not burst or explode in a frost or freezing conditions.
Does the Hercules Hose burn you when left in the sun?
Hercules Hoses remain cooler to the touch than regular garden hoses, even when left in the sun. The internal latex is also resitant to the sun which means that it won't harden, stiffen or crack, even over years of being neglected outside.
Will the Hercules Hose work on a retractable hose reel?
All Hercules Hoses come with our unique, patent-pending, hose reel, however you can fit your Hercules Hose to any other hose reel or retracting hose reel as well.
Being stainless steel, is the Hercules Hose incredibly heavy?
Even though the Hercules Hose is made out of stainless steel, it is only 300 to 500 grams heavier than a regular garden hose of the same length. However, the Hercules hose is much easier to roll up and also to drag along the ground behind you due to the increased flexibility, which makes it feel a lot lighter than a regular garden hose!
How do you store the Hercules Hose?
The Hercules Hose is a lot more durable than a regular garden hose, so it can be neglected and still out perform, however we still recommend to look after your hose: reel or coil up when not in use, and definitely store out of sight of the neighbour!
What is inside the Hercules Hose?
The Hercules Hose consists of three layers:
What is the warranty on my Hercules Hose?
All Hercules Hoses come with a Lifetime Warranty. If there is a manufacturing problem with your hose please contact us on either 0800 628 627 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
I have a question about my Hercules Hose, who can I call?
Call our customer service department on 07 542 9030 or 0800 629 627. You will need a proof of purchase for any warranty claims and the return address is 83 Aviation Ave, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116.