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Melbourne’s best streets to see Christmas lights in 2021

Looking for the best neighbourhoods and streets to find impressive light displays this Christmas? Here’s HOOD’s Melbourne guide for 2021

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Fridges, lawnmowers & more: your guide to moving awkward items

Moving fridges, washing machines and other awkward items involves more than just good lifting form. Whether you're doing it all yourself or

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Moving house with kids – HOOD’s top 10 tips

Moving can be stressful for even the toughest and most experienced mover; but kids bring a whole different dimension to things. A good to-

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How to make sense of your electricity bill

At first glance, your electricity bill can seem confusing.  However, this doesn’t have to be the case.  At HOOD, we want to make readi

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HOOD’s top five tips to help you move house

Are you getting ready to move house? Does the idea of packing up all your belongings fill you with a sense of dread? Don’t worry, with a

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10 ways to save money on utilities while working from home

As working from home becomes the new norm, you may have noticed an uptick in your utilities bills. Here are a few tips from HOOD to save mon

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Can you have two internet connections in one house?

You sure can! Technically you can have as many internet connections as you like. Here’s HOOD's walkthrough of how to set up multiple inter

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Top tips for first-time renters – from house hunting to a smooth move

Moving out of home as a first-time renter is daunting; everything feels new and there’s so much to learn. Here’s HOOD's guide to everyth

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Sydney vs Melbourne cost of living: housing, utilities, expenses breakdown

Want to know if it’ll be more expensive to live in Melbourne or Sydney? Here’s HOOD's comprehensive cost of living breakdown on utilit

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Moving house with dogs | Tips to keep your canine calm

Moving house is stressful enough for us humans, but especially confusing for our pups. Here’s some handy tips for getting your dog famil