Making a Space a Home
Check out what our guardian, Jooles, is getting up to in his workshop in our Whitechapel property.
10 January 2019 | Making a Space a Home
If you’re looking to become a property guardian with Dot Dot Dot this year, or want to make the most of your new guardianship, check out these recommendations from our guardians.
On October 13th we’re celebrating Social Saturday, a nationwide day promoting social enterprises – businesses that trade to bring about positive social change. We’ve put together a list of our favourite social enterprises that could help you add your own unique touch to your property, and also help you reduce your impact on the planet.
Every few months we ask our guardians to share their top tips for anyone thinking about becoming a guardian. This month their helpful hacks focus on turning a space into a home, getting that community feel and having a positive mental attitude.
This week Martina, a current guardian, talks about being part of the Dot Dot Dot guardian community in West London. Together they put an empty room to use as a communal space; all chipping in with painting and various DIY skills. About a year ago, just before the summer kicked off, I was one of… Read More
Last week we donned our latex gloves and anti-bac spray and went out to one of our East London properties in Bow, to turn an empty space into a communal area for our guardians to use. The space was previously being used as an office but had now been vacated so we wanted to make… Read More
Our guardians share some of their top tips for other guardians new and old; this month they’re focused around getting the most for your money when furnishing your property, getting involved in the community, and settling into your new home. Money Savvy If there’s one thing our guardians are good at it’s finding a good… Read More
We visited one of our newest Dot Dot Dot communities in High Barnet and met one of our property guardians there. After braving the snow and cold, it was just a short walk from the tube station to our community in Barnet. It is Heba’s first time as a property guardian. After returning from travelling… Read More
21 November 2017 | Making a Space a Home
It’s time for the final installment from Tom and Katherine about their epic makeover to their lovely home. We’ve seen the transformation in their living space, bedroom and office in part one and part two. It’s great to see something a bit concrete and plain be transformed into an oasis in a big city. Bathroom… Read More
7 November 2017 | Making a Space a Home
As you read last month, Tom and Katherine moved back to London after some time away and started with their sleeping space to make the home more cosy. This time around, they focused on the other living areas to really put their stamp on it. Think beyond traditions and embrace all-in-one living Next, we focussed… Read More