The Colortopia® Blog

May 19th, 2015

Revamp Your Living Room With a Wall Mural

We’re always in search of fun and affordable ways of keeping our living room looking anew and stylish. As you know paint is a perfect resource to make… Read more »

Categories: Color, How to Paint, Living & Family Rooms

May 8th, 2015

Do This Test Before You Paint Over Oil Paint

If you bought a piece of painted furniture at an antique store or live in an older home, it is likely that your find or some of the woodwork, molding,… Read more »

Categories: Getting Started, Painting Tips

May 6th, 2015

How to Brighten Your Bathroom with Grey

Is your bathroom loaded with white tile and fixtures but you’re struggling with a paint choice? Looking for a way to brighten your bathroom without a… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Before & Afters, Painting Tips

April 30th, 2015

A New Home Office with Style on a Budget

Whether you work from home in your own business or just want to have a place to organize your life, a new home office could be designed to inspire you… Read more »

Categories: Offices

April 23rd, 2015

How to Bring Some Spring Cheer into Your Decor

Finally!! The temperature in New York City has been surpassing the 50° mark and I can’t be any happier after the long and lousy WInter we’ve had — now I… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

April 21st, 2015

Update Your Home Using a Modern, Graphic Stencil

Long gone are the days of decorating your kitchen with a stenciled country duck or grapevine border! As decorating styles have become more modern, we… Read more »

Categories: Examples, Inspiration

April 6th, 2015

Painting a Playful Pink Dresser

  Nicole wanted to do something special with this old dresser. It had good bones, but the original wood finish was in rough shape. When the time came to decorate… Read more »

Categories: Color, Nurseries, Painting Tips

March 12th, 2015

7 Ways to Spring Forward This March

Spring hasn’t officially sprung, but what better way to prep for warmer weather than with a few fresh DIYs? Here are a few of our favorite past projects and color… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

February 26th, 2015

Flat, Gloss or Satin Paint: How Do You Choose?

Confused about how to choose the right paint finish for your project? Flat, eggshell, and satin paint are best for walls, whereas semi-gloss and gloss… Read more »

Categories: Getting Started, How to Paint, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project

February 17th, 2015

Dining Room Side Table Decor

Today I thought it would be fun to talk about side table decor in the dining room. This room can be a very active place, so coming up with functional… Read more »

Categories: Color, Dining Rooms, Inspiration