Tag Archives: neighbours

Ideas for the weekend

Weekends are a fun way to connect with new people and to strengthen relationships with your friends and family. The problem is that many people end up not doing much during their weekend. So here are just a few ideas for you to do…

5 Great reasons why you should get to know your neighbours

The make up of a neighbourhood is not merely the character of buildings in a location or the people that live there. What truly makes a neighbourhood is the connection people have with each other. These connections turn an ordinary residential area into…

Your neighbours are your best home security asset

Home security and safety in the neighbourhood probably tops most people’s list of what makes them feel secure. And while there are many security companies and projects and strategies aimed at keeping you safe, the most basic and effective safety precaution is often…

Your holiday safety checklist

Summer is finally here and the festive season is upon us. This time of the year marks the start of family, fun and vacations! But while you’re counting down the days until you can haul out the suitcases and sunscreen, the holiday safety…

Black Friday – Here’s how to survive

By now you’ve see the ads, pamphlets, statuses and tweets. There is no doubt that this Black Friday has South Africans buzzing!

Bad Neighbours

Have some beef with your neighbours? The best way to resolve an issue is to talk about it. Make amends, share your stories and join your neighbourhood conversation today. Sign up or log-in to OurHood.

Share the Hood love across South-Africa

It might be the most spoken topic ever, love. It appears in almost every movie, every book and every song. And yes, at OurHood we have learned to fall in love with our neighbourhood, whether it is because of your neighbours, the environment…

5 great ways to spend your Easter weekend!

It’s that time of the year again! A time most families spend together. In the past, people used to spend their Easter weekend partaking in egg-rolling competitions and such like!  We’re not saying that people don’t do this anymore, just that there are…

Invite your friends to join OurHood

Our true destiny is a world built from the bottom up by competent citizens living in solid communities, engaged in and by their places. David W. Orr Communities thrive when more people are actively involved and engaged.

Interact with nearby neighbourhoods on OurHood!

Here at OurHood HQ we’re always looking for new ways to improve your experience with our platform, and we are working around the clock to deliver you a better product. Our users are always top of mind and your feedback is greatly received. Since…