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The Grow Network DIY Hose Repair Challenge

With $500 In Prizes!


If you have a great technique for fixing hoses, we have a contest for you!  $500 in prizes is up for grabs.

You can enter the link to your YouTube video, or an article with photos.   If you have the file in a word doc or other format contact us at for it to be uploaded.

Deadline for entries is October 15th, 2016.

Note: Your entry must be your own original work and any photos  must be your own creation (and yes, we do check).  For a full set of rules and and requirements for entries, click here. 

Be sure to write a good descriptive headline so people will be able to easily find your information later when they need it.  And have a friend or two check your work and edit corrections before you enter.

Article and Contest Submissions

This is the place to enter your articles for our monthly contests. Note that you can also enter photos too - but please make sure they are your originals (we don't want any copywrite problems!)
  • Hi! Note that we won't be making your name public if you don't want it - you get to enter a pen name below that will be the public author.
  • Note that we don't make your email address public.
  • Create your article here:

  • Here is the place for your fun and interesting title. Your title should help to let people know what your article is about.
  • Video embed codes are accepted here as well. Set width to 610px. You can upload images for your article in the area below.
  • Article Images

    Images help the article come alive. If you've got images that are free of copy write restrictions (i.e. you or a friend took the photo). Note we've limited file sizes to 600KB. Sometimes you might need to resize your photo down - those digital cameras use up a lot of memory! If you need help re-sizing your photos down, use the free service at - it is easy to use.
  • This is where you can upload an image to accompany the text in your article
  • And you can upload another image here too.
  • And here is a place for a third image if you need it.