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Re: Neighbour smoking weed... (Smell awful)

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Since a month ago temperatures are low enough to keep windows closed most of time. Maybe open 10-15 min to ventilate a bit the home but then close again. Is the guy smoking 24/7 so that you open the window and the smoke get in every time?

PS. since a few years ago with the low THC pot, the aroma is everywhere. It's really hard to pedal the bike in the summer, pass by a grill with lots of smoke from sausages and marijuana.....and don't crash the party
The weather must be sufficiently nice for the occasional weed smokers because the smell is back.
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Old 29.01.2021, 16:11
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The only problem if you smoke weed is Bill and Ben get upset.
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The only problem if you smoke weed is Bill and Ben get upset.
If you, Bill and Ben smoke inside maybe....

The smell is disgusting and pervasive. Maybe what some people smoke is of low quality or whatever but still. Hope this complaint doesn't make me a Karen but I can't stand it.
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Old 29.01.2021, 20:45
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The weather must be sufficiently nice for the occasional weed smokers because the smell is back.

Yep, first sign of spring in Switzerland!
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Old 29.01.2021, 20:51
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Re: Neighbour smoking weed... (Smell awful)

I saw (smelled, rather) some kind fellow passengers smoking on a platform, I bet they are trying to avoid doing it at home.

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Re: Neighbour smoking weed... (Smell awful)

…I would say let him smoke on balcony, if he will smoke in his apartment the smoke will go into your apartment...ten years ago I was living above a fishmonger shop in London, was often smell of rotten fish, I couldn't tell fishmongers to stop smelling...when you living in city at apartment you have to assume that you'll have to breathe often polluted air and will endure noise pollution, also will have to face different minded neighbours...I have to break friendship with one my friends because he don't want to stop smoking weed next to my kid when we was chilling in his garden...just to say, a never smoked weed and I don't like the smell...
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…I would say let him smoke on balcony, if he will smoke in his apartment the smoke will go into your apartment...ten years ago I was living above a fishmonger shop in London, was often smell of rotten fish, I couldn't tell fishmongers to stop smelling...when you living in city at apartment you have to assume that you'll have to breathe often polluted air and will endure noise pollution, also will have to face different minded neighbours...I have to break friendship with one my friends because he don't want to stop smoking weed next to my kid when we was chilling in his garden...just to say, a never smoked weed and I don't like the smell...
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Re: Neighbour smoking weed... (Smell awful)

Hi we had the same problem 😅
We preferred to talk to them directly to be honest.
It worked and now we even started to talk more with them. Good luck!
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Old 09.02.2021, 14:32
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ten years ago I was living above a fishmonger shop in London, was often smell of rotten fish, I couldn't tell fishmongers to stop smelling...
Unless the OP's neighbour earns his livelihood from legally smoking pot, I fail to see how you can make a valid comparison between him and a fishmonger producing fish smells. I mean seriously, wtf kind of logic is that.
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Unless the OP's neighbour earns his livelihood from legally smoking pot, I fail to see how you can make a valid comparison between him and a fishmonger producing fish smells. I mean seriously, wtf kind of logic is that.
I believe they were trying to say that by living in close quarters in a city, you have to expect and sort of put of with a variety of scents. I have had to come to this conclusion and wait for the day I am able to move countryside (and will have to put up with the smell of manure and other things then).
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Re: Neighbour smoking weed... (Smell awful)

How about keeping goats? If the neighbour complains about the smell you can tell them, good, now you finally understand.
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I believe they were trying to say that by living in close quarters in a city, you have to expect and sort of put of with a variety of scents. I have had to come to this conclusion and wait for the day I am able to move countryside (and will have to put up with the smell of manure and other things then).
One is a smell that cannot be changed or reasoned against, it's a fishmonger and a business. The other smell is someone causing cannabis smoke to go into your apartment.

If I had a guy next to me who was constantly putting weed smoke into my apartment then there would be a series of escalating discussions.
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I believe they were trying to say that by living in close quarters in a city, you have to expect and sort of put of with a variety of scents. I have had to come to this conclusion and wait for the day I am able to move countryside (and will have to put up with the smell of manure and other things then).
...and a variety of noises, pollution....and..and people! That's the worst part.

I'm not sure I'd like living in the countryside for more than a few months per year though.
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If you, Bill and Ben smoke inside maybe....

The smell is disgusting and pervasive. Maybe what some people smoke is of low quality or whatever but still. Hope this complaint doesn't make me a Karen but I can't stand it.
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Re: Neighbour smoking weed... (Smell awful)

One of the things with weed smokers I think is that after a while they cease to notice the smell.

I have a friend who doesn't smoke weed often (she says, and I believe) but occasionally she does, and sometimes she does it even when she's in her office (she is self employed and has a little office away from home in town). She says she always opens the window and airs the place well afterwards and that this gets rid of the smell completely. But I still smell it every time I open the door. I warned her that this might create a negative impression on customers who she revcieves in the office but she insists there isn't any smell and that I'm the only person to ever bring it up.
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How about keeping goats? If the neighbour complains about the smell you can tell them, good, now you finally understand.
... and you can also get some milk, and make cheese from it! That shouldn't make any bad smells ...
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One of the things with weed smokers I think is that after a while they cease to notice the smell.
Absolutely the case from my experience: I have a friend/occasional business partner, who only smoke recreationally (both tobacco, weed and some other "natural substances" and their derivatives) and claims, that neither his house nor himself retain any smell. But I can smell a wide variety of his favourite substances not only when at his residence, but even on many occasions outside. He claims, that I'm the only one telling him that, although I am fully aware of at least 3 other persons including one of his exes telling him that and one of our major business affiliates, who asked me personally if the "digital marketing guy" is a pothead, reasoning the question with the smell.

Many people have a tendency to be oblivious or, more likely, to be in denial about selfcomfort habits and their negative sides (myself including, but it has nothing to do with substances).
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