The Colortopia® Blog

May 26th, 2015

5 Laundry Room Ideas to Refresh Your Space

If you have a weekend to spare, why not refresh your laundry room to be a cleaner, tidier, more inspiring place to do laundry? Here are five laundry… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters

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

February 5th, 2015

Video: Painting a Colorblock Dining Room

  Megan and her family spend a lot of time in their dining room, which is in need of an update. The solution: Colorblock walls. They’re trendy, timesaving and the… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos

January 29th, 2015

Video: How to Reinvent Old Furniture

Old, mismatched stools can make perfect end tables—all it takes is a little paint. Watch Maxwell Ryan from Apartment Therapy transform a pair of stools and make them look like… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos

January 22nd, 2015

Video: Transform a Quirky Room Feature

Megan, mother of three, new homeowner and entrepreneur is as busy as ever, but wanted to do something about her home’s quirky window alcove—which she had never really liked.  … Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos

January 15th, 2015

Video: How to Make Easy Abstract Art

  Whether you’re stuck with white walls in a rental or just can’t seem to commit to one color, here’s an easy way to use paint colors you love to… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos

December 11th, 2014

How to Make a DIY Stocking Hanger Box

When our family went from a twosome to a threesome last year, I couldn’t wait to get new stockings made but I couldn’t quite find stocking holders that… Read more »

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

September 16th, 2014

How to Understand Room Boards

Inquiring minds want to know how room boards translate into beautiful spaces. For those who are creatively challenged it is a struggle to visualize a… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Color, Inspiration, Living & Family Rooms, Planning Your Project

September 2nd, 2014

How To Makeover a Vintage Piece of Furniture

I’m a sucker for old pieces of furniture in need of some TLC. I don’t know what it is, but I just get a high by the challenge of giving them a new lease… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration

July 2nd, 2014

Video: Bonnie’s Bold Bedroom

Bonnie’s boyfriend is moving in. Follow her as she transforms her bedroom from a simple sleeping space into a cozy haven for two with guidance from Apartment Therapy’s Maxwell Ryan.… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Videos