The Colortopia Blog

November 25th, 2014

Decorating Black and White Bathrooms

Black and white bathrooms are common for a good reason: they use a classic color palette that never feels out of date. The timeless look can be kept to… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Color, Examples, Inspiration

November 20th, 2014

How to Refresh Wood Mantels

Do you have wood mantels is your home? Are they stained a dark color? Do you desperately want to paint them white or a vibrant color to match your… Read more »

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

November 18th, 2014

How Long Does It Take to Paint a Bedroom?

I have painted quite a few bedrooms in my life. Having lived in 6 homes where I painted and repainted all the bedroom in each home at least once and in… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Getting Started, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project

November 14th, 2014

Colorful Bathrooms that Don’t Overwhelm

Do you love colorful bathrooms but fear adding too much color might make the room feel closed in or overwhelming? Colorful bathrooms can be interesting,… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Color

November 10th, 2014

Inspiring Autumn Color Palettes

Fall is an inspiring time for anyone who loves autumn color, it’s when nature puts on a big show and reveals its warmer hues. As the air gets chillier,… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

November 6th, 2014

Tips on Painting a Staircase

Painting a staircase is a project anyone can tackle in a weekend with patience and the right products. When faced with an old carpeted staircase down to… Read more »

Categories: How to Paint

November 4th, 2014

Accent Wall Colors: Black is Always In

This time of year the color black is commonly associated with Halloween, but to be honest this magnificent color goes beyond the spooky and mysterious… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

October 30th, 2014

It’s Fall Y’all: Find the Perfect Fall Colors to Suit Your Personality

Fall is absolutely my favorite time of year but I know I’m not alone. If you are a fall fanatic like me and looking for fall colors to use in your home,… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

October 28th, 2014

How to Pair Orange Decor with Neutral Colors

Orange is a great color to keep in mind when you are looking to add a pop of color to your room. Paired with neutrals, well placed shots of orange will… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

October 23rd, 2014

Toddler Bedroom Ideas for the Whole Family

As a mother of five kids under 7, I have a wealth of toddler bedroom ideas to share. Designing with kids in mind always takes me back to the basics of… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Nurseries, Planning Your Project