The Colortopia® Blog

December 11th, 2012

Bringing Drama to Small Spaces

When it comes to quick and easy room makeovers, one thing is true: a change in wall color will truly bring drama to a space, even one as small as… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Color, Inspiration

October 3rd, 2012

Small Projects That Make a Big Impact

We are all aware of the dramatic effects painting your interior can have on a space. But at Apartment Therapy, some of our favorite paint projects are more limited splashes… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Bedrooms, Before & Afters, Color, Examples, Getting Started, How to Paint, Inspiration, Kitchens, Living & Family Rooms, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project

July 2nd, 2012

A Budget Bathroom Makeover

When my husband and I bought our house, we thought we’d redo the bathroom right away. It was an odd design mishmash of blue fixtures from the sixties and a… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Before & Afters, Color

June 28th, 2012

My Bathroom Blues

Years ago when we first moved into our brand new DIY house, I had a newborn baby and seven rooms to furnish and decorate. So when it came to the… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Before & Afters, Color

June 21st, 2012

A Dramatically Different Powder Room

Have you ever noticed how the DIY and design shows on HGTV and DIY Network always show a before and after montage at the end? They do that because of… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Before & Afters, Color

June 15th, 2012

A New Mood For My Powder Room

When we first moved into our house three years ago, I really wanted to personalize it by moving away from the flesh-colored walls the builder chose. I was craving rich… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Before & Afters, Color

June 13th, 2012

My Kids’ Bathroom Gets a Makeover

When I first moved into my house, my daughters were little and the bathroom was painted “builder beige.” They were 4 and 6 years old at the time.   Soon… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Before & Afters, Color

June 8th, 2012

Making Over My Parlor Bathroom

It didn’t take more than a few minutes of standing in my original parlor bathroom to know this was going to be the most dramatic room transformation in the house.… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Before & Afters, Inspiration

February 9th, 2012

Don’t Panic!

Last year I decided I wanted to add a bolder punch of color in my home with wall paint. I usually keep my walls safe and neutral. However, I think… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Color, Examples

December 19th, 2011

What’s Hot Now?

Photo from Making it Lovely   Did you hear? The color of the year for 2012 is orange! A fiery hot red-orange. So how do you work color trends like… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Bedrooms, Color, Dining Rooms