The Colortopia Blog

August 5th, 2014

Painting a Ceiling

Painting a ceiling is a project many homeowners take on after a renovation or simply refreshing a space. It’s a process that requires only a few hours… Read more »


June 12th, 2014

How to Paint a Metal Exterior Door

I have painted quite a lot in my life – from rooms, to furniture, and everything in between. I have had great success with everything except for one… Read more »


April 17th, 2014

Easy DIY: Striped Painted Planters

Spring has arrived which means it’s time to start thinking about sprucing your home’s exterior. Brightly colored flowers always increase curb appeal…. Read more »


April 15th, 2014

Make It: Easy Easter Table Decorations

This Spring I am making my Easter table decorations. With the cold and snowy Winter months behind us, a pop of fresh color for the table is a welcome… Read more »


April 1st, 2014

How to Paint a Small Space a Dark Color without Making it Feel Smaller

Do you love the architectural interest of an old home’s molding but weren’t lucky enough to inherit it? Have you ever wanted to paint a small space a… Read more »


March 19th, 2014

How to Paint Patio Furniture

How to paint patio furniture is one question many homeowners ask every Spring. Painting outdoor furniture is one of the most popular DIY projects when… Read more »


March 11th, 2014

Do You Use a Brush or Roller to Paint Furniture?

Do you use a brush or roller to paint furniture? Tthis is a question I get asked oftern. I paint a lot of furniture – tables. chairs, hutches, cabinets,… Read more »


March 6th, 2014

Upcycle an Old Window With a Little Paint

Want to add some vintage charm to your living space on a small budget? Want the artwork on your walls to reflect something personally important to you?… Read more »


March 4th, 2014

Painting a Kitchen Table

Painting a kitchen table is a process that requires several steps, but it’s a great way to reinvent a hand me down or old wood table to give it a fresh… Read more »


February 25th, 2014

How Long Does Painting Take?

Maybe you’re looking around you, thinking you’d like to make some changes. Wouldn’t that room look better in a pretty shade of blue? Or maybe a sunny… Read more »