The Colortopia® Blog

September 22nd, 2016

Mystery Solved: Find out what these painting tools are for

If you’ve ever found yourself standing in the paint-tool aisle at your local paint store and wondered what the heck are some of these painting tools… Read more »

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

September 13th, 2016

Get Cozy With These Fall Paint Colors

Designers and homeowners looking for new paint colors seek to be inspired by fall color trends in fashion and interiors. Our desires to incorporate… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Inspiration

September 9th, 2016

These Tips Make Painting Ceilings and Walls Easy

Painting is so much easier if you know a few tricks. No matter what colors you choose for painting ceilings and walls, the biggest time saver—and mark… Read more »

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

September 1st, 2016

Before & After: Defeat Dark Colors with Glidden Complete

Do you have dark walls, dated woodwork or cabinets you’d like to freshen up? Well, a fresh coat of paint might be all you need. If you’re concerned that… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Examples, How to Paint, Kitchens, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project

August 26th, 2016

Pro Tip: Create Your Own Curtains (No Sewing Needed)

Window treatments are one of the best ways to soften the sharp angles of windows in a room, but curtain panels can be really expensive. Luckily, it’s… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Inspiration, Planning Your Project

August 24th, 2016

Create a Homey Environment Using Neutral Colors

One of my favorite aspects of traveling, besides the obvious R&R, is staying in cool hotels—especially now that lodging has become so trendy. A couple… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Inspiration

August 19th, 2016

Timeless Tips for Your Master Bathroom

One of the struggles of renovation and design is the delicate balance between incorporating elements that are on trend versus making more timeless… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Color, Planning Your Project

August 17th, 2016

Home Run: Palette Inspiration from MLB Team Colors

The race to the World Series is currently in full swing (pun totally intended). I admittedly don’t follow much in the world of professional sports, but… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

August 12th, 2016

DIY Trick: Painting Brick and Stone

Painting brick or stone can seem challenging, but it’s an easy-ish DIY project if you have the right paint and tools. Read more »

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

August 10th, 2016

How to Choose the Right Paint Finish

When you think about picking up a paint brush to start a paint project the first thought that goes through your mind probably isn’t what paint finish to… Read more »

Categories: Getting Started, Planning Your Project