Constructed from a rugged fiber jacket surrounding a 1/2-inch flexible inner core, the rip-resistant fabric is safe on delicate surfaces, no scratching! The innovative, dual-layer design is crush-proof and built to withstand the toughest treatment all while maintaining flexibility. Plus, AQUA JOE is weather and mildew resistant and dries quickly, so you don't have to pick up a heavy, wet or slippery hose. Equipped with durable metal fittings for a leak-proof connection, AQUA JOE is tangle-free for uninterrupted flow when watering your yard. AQUA JOE also features soft, flexible grips for maximum comfort during use. BPA-free, Lead-free and Phthalate-free, AQUA JOE is up to 50% lighter than conventional hoses, and provides maximum durability plus performance, and coils easily for compact storage.