Having good neighbors starts with being a good neighbor. Much like a relationship, an open channel of communication is important to smooth sailing.

From helping out when disaster hits to offering up help in normal circumstances, putting forth good effort is often returned, making for a peaceful life.

Here are 10 ways one can be a better neighbor and, hopefully, your neighbor(s) will return the favor.

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