To celebrate the most magical season of the year, the helpful team here at Arnold Franks have put together a handy Christmas Gift Guide, featuring some great ideas for the garden, the home, and the great outdoors!
So settle in and get comfortable: if it’s Christmas gifts you’re after, the Arnold Franks Christmas Gift Guide has everything you need – and more!
For the Garden
Everyone knows someone who loves their garden – and I mean REALLY loves their garden! These people are easy to find fantastic gifts for, as here at Arnold Franks we’re big garden lovers too. We’ve collected a few of our top-sellers to showcase, but remember there’s plenty more for the garden lovers in your family right here in store.
The Contractor Wheelbarrow
Say goodbye to bent handles, flat tires, cracked trays and wonky wheels: ‘The Contractor’ is one wheelbarrow to rule them all! This is a simply superior wheelbarrow, featuring all of the quality trademarks you’d expect from a Greens product. Not only will this little red beauty last longer, but she’ll work harder too – there’s even a warranty to prove it. These barrows are designed and assembled in NZ, so if you’re looking for the best, your search is over!
- Bolt Free Seamless Tray
- No Rust Frame
- Tough Steel Construction
- Superior Balance and Control
Guaranteed to make the garden-lover in your family extra happy this Christmas: take a closer look here.
Helix Ultra Coil Pro Series Hose
For the person who has everything, the Helix Ultra Coil Pro Series hose is a sure-fire Christmas winner. This is the ultimate hose set up; it makes reaching your thirsty garden easier than ever, and you’ll never be faced with a knotted or kinked hose again! This wonder hose features the latest and greatest in self-layering hose systems, including:
- Auto lock & rewind system
- Heavy-duty mounting bracket offering a fixed or180 degree swivel access
- High-impact tough and durable polypropylene construction
- Fully weather-resistant and UV-stabilised outer case
- Brass fittings and trigger nozzle
- 2 metre length leader hose as standard
- Convenient heavy-duty top-mounted carrying handle
- Adjustable hose-stopper
View the Helix Ultra Coil Pro Series Hose online or come in and have a play with our demo set up in store!
425 Litre Tank
Dean Martin may have been singing for snow, but I think we’ll all be singing ‘Let it rain, let it rain, let it rain’ this Christmas! And if it does sprinkle a few drops to break the drought, you’ll be wishing you’d put one of these wee beauties under your tree. The Bailey 425 litre tank is a perfect size for catching the rain and using it as a back-up for your garden; it’s small enough to fit comfortably in urban settings, and big enough to make a significant difference to whether your beans live or die this summer.
- Tough, lightweight polyethylene plastic
- Crack, fade and rust-resistant
- One-piece construction
- Free from leeching or osmosis
Every Bailey tank we sell comes with the famous Bailey no-nonsense quality and performance warranty – see our full range here.
For the Home
For your less green-fingered family and friends, you may want to consider one of Arnold Franks’ handy around-the-home gifts. We’ve thought long and hard about what your loved ones might enjoy, and here are our top picks for the festive season.
Give the gift of clean drinking water this Christmas, with a bench top or under-bench water filter kit from Arnold Franks! We stock a range of water filter kits that come with everything you need to plumb them in straight from the box.
- Unpleasant tastes
So give the gift of good health – take a look online or in-store for more information!
Red Band Jandals
What’s Christmas without your jandals? If you’re a true blue kiwi, then you’ll be wanting to give a true-blue kiwi gift – and it doesn’t get much more kiwi than Red Band jandals. We’re big fans of the brand here at Arnold Franks, they’re stronger, more comfortable, and, well, just a good honest jandal! We’ve got them instore and online, for kids and adults – so if you’re wanting to give the most practical gift this Christmas, take a look at our range of Red Band gumboots and – wait for it – Red Bandals.
Yes, the good ol’ jerry can. A staple of any man’s garage, the jerry can is seldom thought of until it’s too late! We’ve got a great selection here at Arnold Franks, so take a look and give him something he can really use this Christmas!
For the Great Outdoors
It’s always a bit tricky buying for the active person: you need to know their sports, their hobbies, their needs and wants. Stop! We’ve got you covered with these 3 handy gift ideas:
Ratchet Tie Downs
Sounds like a strange idea at first, but who hasn’t needed a tie down every now and again, gone for a look in the garage only to realise they’d never thought to buy any! It’s something we all need, and we never think to buy until it’s too late. Be that friend.
USB Rechargeable Belt
Shine like your very own Christmas tree with our USB Rechargeable Reflective Belt! A fantastic tool for staying safe in dark or low-visibility environments, this is the perfect gift for your active buddy.
- 360 degrees of visibility
- Double the power: reflects oncoming light while also emitting a powerful LED light
- Wear it around your waist, across your shoulder or around your backpack
- 2 hour charge time
- USB charger
- Switch between solid and flashing light modes
- Adjustable length to fit all sizes
Exide Marine Battery
And finally, one for the boaties. Yes, there’s always a keen boatie in the family, and now’s your chance to show them how much you care. With an Exide marine battery, you can be sure you’re purchasing a reliable, quality battery that will stand up and deliver when it’s needed the most. Perfect for providing a reliable start, or for powering other accessories on your boat.
Need some more inspiration? Why not give us a call, we’re always happy to help!
On Ya’ Arnold