The Colortopia® Blog

December 1st, 2016

Color Palettes to Consider For Kitchens

Did you know you can update your kitchen without having to gut it or spend thousands on new cabinets, counter tops, and new appliances? All you need is… Read more »

Categories: Color, Kitchens

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

July 19th, 2016

Are Popular Colors for Kitchens Right for Your Home?

I am thrilled to say that one of the last remaining builder’s beige rooms in my home has finally been banished! Even though I’ve lived in my home for… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration, Kitchens

December 16th, 2015

Festive Kitchen Inspiration From Christmas Cookies

You’ve seen rooms that draw inspiration from fashion, right? How about from cooking? Well, I’m taking festive kitchen inspiration from Christmas… Read more »

Categories: Inspiration, Kitchens

September 10th, 2015

How to Remodel a Kitchen With Built-In Cabinets

Image via BHG Are you considering remodeling your kitchen? A remodeled kitchen can be a great investment for your home. You can easily transform the… Read more »

Categories: Inspiration, Kitchens

January 6th, 2015

Bright Stools For a Welcoming Kitchen

I am expecting lots of holiday guests this year and know that the saying…”No matter where I serve my guests, it seems they like my kitchen best” is… Read more »

Categories: How to Paint, Kitchens, Painting Tips

July 31st, 2014

The Best Paint Colors for a White Kitchen

Picking a wall color for a white kitchen may seem simple, it’s easily one of the most popular questions I get about paint color selection. Perhaps… Read more »

Categories: Inspiration, Kitchens, Planning Your Project

July 18th, 2014

Two-Tone Kitchen Cabinets

I’ve always loved the look of two tone kitchen cabinets. I’ve remodeled two kitchens in the past ten years and both times I opted for mixing cabinet… Read more »

Categories: Color, Kitchens

November 27th, 2013

Repainting Kitchen Cabinets in a Few Easy Steps

When you can’t afford a major kitchen remodel, paint is the most affordable and easiest way to change the look and feel of your kitchen cabinets.┬áIf… Read more »

Categories: How to Paint, Kitchens, Painting Tips, Uncategorized

September 27th, 2013

How to Determine Proper Room Layout in an Open Floor Plan

Open floor plans are enticing aren’t they? Wide, airy spaces provide versatility in determining room layout, the possibilities are infinite. While… Read more »

Categories: Inspiration, Kitchens, Uncategorized