Air Hoses: Install a Retractable Air Hose Reel

Put air power right at your fingertips

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Air compressor
  • Tape measure
  • Circular saw
  • Socket/ratchet set
  • Stud finder
  • Adjustable wrench
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Drill bit set
  • Safety glasses
  • Soldering torch
  • Tube cutter

You'll also need leather gloves and copper soldering materials.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • See the Materials List in Additional Information at the end of the Step-by-Step section.
  • Air tool oil