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4 Tips to keep your Glass from Breaking

4 Tips to keep your Glass from Breaking

It’s happened to nearly everyone: You're at a party and you leave your cherished  glass too close to the edge of a counter or ledge; or you pack your bong, bubbler or pipe in a backpack for an outing only to unpack it to find it in pieces; or there you are feeling super cool with a brand new, beloved glass in your hand when something makes a noise or you lose your grip... then crash! Down she goes and she’s in a million pieces now. There are plenty of ways to break glass, but here are some tips to keep...

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Quality Glass: What to look for

Quality Glass: What to look for

There are 2 things to take note of when selecting a glass piece based on durability and quality: the type of glass and its thickness. Of the two, type of glass is paramount over thickness; however, both play integral roles in determining the durability and life span of your piece. Other factors such as the skill of the blower is brand dependent, and harder to research as it involves joint welds and inspection. Nevertheless, glass quality and thickness are the best indicators of the overall strength and construction of the piece. The type of glass the piece is constructed with...

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Keeping it Fresh: How to Clean your Glass

Keeping it Fresh: How to Clean your Glass

No one likes dirty glass because nothing ruins the taste of a rip more. The good news is maintaining your glass is relatively easy and painless. To make and keep your bong, bubbler or glass pipes clean requires only basic cleaning. Removing tough areas and stains requires minimal added effort on top of regular cleansing. In fact the entire cleaning process can be done in only 4 easy steps and a few materials (see our graphic below). For materials, we recommend latex gloves to protect your soft hands, as extra potent rubbing alcohol (isopropyl alcohol) is especially drying and harsh....

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Bubblers the Hybrid of the Glass World

Bubblers the Hybrid of the Glass World

A bubbler, aka bubbler pipe or mini-bong, is a hybrid between a pipe and a bong (click on the following links read more about pipes and bongs on our blog). A bubbler is small, and therefore gives the portability of a pipe; however, it has a water chamber which produces limited cooling and filtering qualities of a water pipe or bong. Water filtered and cooled hits often come at the cost of carrying a larger water pipe, but the bubbler offers a functional option that is more discrete and space-conscious. The bubbler offers smoother, softer hits than a pipe without...

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