- Fold a length of hose over itself in half
- Pull the male coupling back from the female coupling approximately 3 feet.
- Start at the fold and roll the hose toward the male and female couplings. The male coupling end of the hose finishes on the inside of the female coupling. This allows for the protection of the male threads.
- The donut roll is easily secured by a large cut piece of truck tire inner tube, or, elastic band. The donut roll is also commonly put in bags called hose packs.