The Colortopia® Blog

December 8th, 2016

6 top secrets for painting small spaces, doors, and trim

We love the quick boost of happy that painting small spaces and small projects with fresh color. A new paint color has the magic touch of quickly… Read more »

Categories: How to Paint, Painting Tips, Videos

December 7th, 2016

Tips for adding a light paint on dark color wall.

It is easier than you might think to acheive a favorite light paint on a dark color wall. We love strong, bold, confident colors and the statement they… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Dining Rooms, How to Paint

December 7th, 2016

Tips for Making Latex Paint Cleanup Easy

After getting a great arm and upper body workout painting a room or a piece of furniture, you need to make sure you pay careful attention to your paint… Read more »

Categories: How to Paint, Painting Tips

December 5th, 2016

Painting soffits and other necessary evils

Struggling to decide how to paint soffits, uneven ceilings and other necessary evils in your home? Use a few tricks of the trade to make your paint… Read more »

Categories: Color, Dens, Examples, Getting Started, How to Paint, Inspiration, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project

December 1st, 2016

Use neutral colors to create a restful child’s bedroom

There are 2 types of people in this world. Those that find a riot of color energizing and those that find it aggravating. Count me in the second camp… Read more »

Categories: Bedrooms, Color, Examples, How to Paint, Inspiration, Nurseries, Painting Tips

October 4th, 2016

Create a Nursery That Mother & Baby Will Love

Getting ready for a baby? Creating the perfect nursery can be tricky since it must serve a myriad of functions — especially if you are limited on space… Read more »

Categories: Getting Started, How to Paint, Inspiration, Nurseries, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project

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 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 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