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Many people are surprised when they try cannabis edibles for the first time. They are surprised by their potency. Let us discuss why that is the case! Cannabis is composed of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ-9-THC). It is a group of Cannabinoid molecules. When people inhale Marijuana through smoking, this Δ-9-THC mixes in the person’s body through the sacks-like structure called alveoli in the lungs. It doesn’t get dissolved in our blood because it’s an oil-soluble substance that isn’t miscible in blood. After all, blood is mostly composed of water.  So, the breakdown and dissolving of this compound in our body take a…

Moving to a new house can seem like starting on a blank slate. It can be an exciting time, where you look forward to your new life immensely. Moving homes can mean moving to an entirely new neighborhood, switching schools or workplaces, and can thus be daunting yet thrilling. However, it can also be a hectic period, where you have your hands full with all the chores you have to do. Packing and unpacking, and properly settling into your new home is a process that can take several months. Without proper planning, you can find yourself overwhelmed with all the…

Your house is your sanctuary, a haven where you unwind and relax. It contains cherishable and unforgettable memories of you and your loved ones. Therefore, you must take care of your home for it to last long. Unfortunately, certain elements such as seasonal change threaten the maintenance of your house and can deteriorate it gradually. Unless you know how to keep up with these changes, you may have to give up your haven. That is something no one wants.  The change in climate and temperature can wreak havoc on the interior and exterior of your household. You may become a…

  Next to the kitchen, our living room is the second main hub of our home. We move from having our delicious meals in the kitchen to relaxing with a glass of wine in front of the fire in the living room. With flooring often being the main feature of a room, it’s important to do our research as to which flooring is most appropriate for its use. Whether you’re from a busy family household or there’s just you, there’s always something for everyone. As a first rule, we would recommend staying away from carpet. This is mainly due to…

A standard electric meter looks like a clock and records your electricity usage.  As your home or business utilizes electricity from your area grid and power lines, the small gears inside the meter move.  The dials then record the number of movements. These are the movements you see when you look at the meter. These movements coincide with usage: the more you consume, the faster it moves and vice versa.  How to Deal With a Broken Meter Like any other device, electric meters can break from time to time.  Often, when this happens, it’s your responsibility to fix it, even…

Wondering whether a split system or a ducted air conditioning system is better for your home? Just because both systems present a wealth of benefits does not mean you can pick just any of them for your home. Depending on your needs, you will find that one is more suitable to you than the other. In this article, we will look at the differences between split air conditioning systems and ducted systems so you can decide which of them suits you better. Remember, choosing an air conditioning system for your home is one of the biggest decisions you will ever…

Your home is your sanctuary. It’s a place you need to feel comfortable and relax from the day’s activities. Therefore, you may want to make it look amazing by adding some ingenious yet creative DIY projects that will make your house look spectacular. There are numerous home projects that you can engage in that will cost you less time and money and make your home look amazing. In addition, the home projects are simple and quite straight forwards. Therefore, you can do them with your family members as a way of spending time together. This article covers some pocket-friendly and…

Fireplace screens were once purely functional, a way to prevent the risk of hot embers or ash from an open fire from blowing back inside the property. Naturally the great risk here was of fires, and you’d be surprised just how quickly some hot ash can cause a rug or a carpet to light up and cause a real issue. In recent years however, we are seeing a large increase in the number of decorative fireplace screens which are available on the market.  Now there are many benefits of installing this kind of screen in the home, both from a…

Your outdoor furniture should gain the same level of attention that your indoor furniture gets. As an integral part of a home, your garden should reflect your taste and have a personality. By choosing design-led garden furniture, you can easily extend your interior to the outdoors. Let’s look at some of the trending styles of furniture that you can buy for your garden.  Latest Trends in Garden Furniture in 2021 Indoor-Inspired Design  It is a fabulous trend that has been in for quite a while, blurring the boundaries between a home’s interior and exterior. An indoor-inspired lounge chair, sofa, or…

How easy do you tend to have things at home? If your life could be made a little easier in the place you call home, are you willing to do what it takes to get to that point? From simple changes to some that may mean more time and effort, do what it takes for an easier life under your roof. Coming up with Changes Doesn’t Have to Be Hard In coming up with some changes at home to make life easier, here are a few considerations: Home improvements – One of the changes a homeowner can make would be…