June 21, 2024


We Do Fine Home

Accessibility, Community, and Feel-Good Interiors Come Together at the Fourth House of Homes

A Denver-born home stylist and the director of style for community dwelling-staging business Visitor Dwelling, Bret Sundberg has very long acknowledged the healing energy of a area that’s been configured with intention. She also appreciates firsthand that inside layout solutions experience inaccessible to most people in her neighborhood. So, this February, Sundberg relaunched her style and design provider aspect gig, the Fourth Property of Homes, into a full-fledged artistic community and economical style and design studio. In this article, Sundberg shares her vision for the rebrand and how she hopes to carry the rewards of layout to all corners of Denver.

5280 Dwelling: Why is available interior design crucial to you?
Bret Sundberg: Interior structure has normally felt like a luxury. I grew up on welfare. I did not have the finer issues. But at the stop of the day, good inside style and design creates a house that can make you experience like you. Every person should be capable to encounter that, irrespective of their financial standing.

What does accessibility appear like at the Fourth Household of Properties?
I offer you three principal design offers [starting at $150 per room, plus a 30-minute consultation for $30]. I’m assisting customers lay out their spaces or apparent out litter we’re wondering about lights and space orientation—it genuinely empowers them.

How do you tactic designing a house with a customer?
I tactic everything based on how they want areas to make them truly feel. Do you want to come to feel serene and calm? Do you want to really feel energized? When you start there, you acquire absent a lot of the noise that surrounds interior structure, all the developments that are frequently shifting.

Your rebrand consists of new alternatives for local community engagement. What’s your vision?
I’ve constantly been a Black female artistic in Denver, and it is been tricky to locate like-minded folks in equivalent fields. So, a single aspect will be neighborhood-centered [interior design seminars and pop-up retail events]. It’s about bringing together creatives and entrepreneurs—especially inside of the Black community, and exclusively Black women—who have presents to supply.


Help save The Day
Halt by RiNo’s Urban Sanctuary on June 11 for the Summer time Artwork Market, in which the Fourth Property of Houses will offer wellness goods, crops, artwork, and mini layout consultations.