The Colortopia® Blog

June 16th, 2016

How to Choose an Exterior Paint Color for Your Home

When painting a home, we often think of neutral as the perfect exterior paint color because neutral is safe. Neutral exterior paint colors are good… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Inspiration, Planning Your Project

June 14th, 2016

My Hand-Painted Open Concept Home

When we were looking a floor plans to build, my husband and I were really drawn to open concept homes. Not only did we love the openness and bright… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, How to Paint, Inspiration

January 12th, 2016

Decorating Tips Stolen From Museums

The truth is, decorating can be overwhelming! Luckily, inspiration is everywhere and you can steal borrow ideas from places that have meaning to you…. Read more »

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

January 7th, 2016

How to Decorate a Bedroom in Calm Colors

I love a bold color palette, but when it comes to bedrooms, I’m more drawn to calm colors. Creamy neutrals, soft grays, and quiet blues are my go to… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Examples, Inspiration, Planning Your Project

December 18th, 2015

Holiday Decorating With Silver and Gold

The countdown to Christmas has already started and so has the decorating frenzy for the Holidays.’Tis the season, once again, to deck our halls with… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Inspiration

December 17th, 2015

5 Tips for Fireplace Christmas Decor

Decorating your home for the holidays is a great way to express your creative side and bring a festive look to your home. Since a fireplace is often the… Read more »

Categories: Examples

December 7th, 2015

6 Easy Ways to Get Your Home Guest-Ready for the Holidays

The holidays are here and with it come making merry with overnight guests. Making those guests feel as comfortable as possible in your home is the best… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Examples, Inspiration

October 6th, 2015

DIY Vintage Sign-Inspired Artwork

While I definitely appreciate the power of paint to makeover an entire room, one of my most favorite things to do with paint is transform scraps into… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Getting Started, How to Paint, Inspiration, Painting Tips

September 22nd, 2015

3 Tips for Painting Beadboard

Painting beadboard can be tricky. All those grooves! Nooks and crannies! Do you use a brush, or a roller? Both!? Fear not. I’ve done it. You can do it,… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Examples, How to Paint, Painting Tips

July 9th, 2015

Introduce a Vintage Chic Vibe to Your Home

The term vintage is pretty loaded. It generally refers to styles or objects that are not quite old enough to be antiques, but not quite young enough to… Read more »

Categories: Color, Examples, Inspiration