The Colortopia® Blog

September 5th, 2013

The Best Way To Paint Cabinet Shelves

If you are planning to paint your kitchen cabinets and want to paint the cabinet shelves so everything looks professionally painted when you open the… Read more »

Categories: How to Paint, Kitchens, Painting Tips

August 13th, 2013

10 Creative Ways to Update Kitchen Cabinets

There are so many creative ways to update kitchen cabinets, even on a budget. I’ve remodeled two kitchens with a few simple techniques that saved… Read more »

Categories: Kitchens, Planning Your Project

May 14th, 2013

Decorating with Hot Pink and Red

I know what you’re thinking: “Hot pink and red? You’ve got to be kidding!” Hear me out on this one, though. I bought my house five years ago and it came… Read more »

Categories: Inspiration, Kitchens, Planning Your Project

March 5th, 2013

Playing with Kitchen Wall Colors

When I last shared my kitchen here, I mentioned that I liked yellow for kitchen wall colors, but after five years of it in my own home, I was ready… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Kitchens

October 3rd, 2012

Small Projects That Make a Big Impact

We are all aware of the dramatic effects painting your interior can have on a space. But at Apartment Therapy, some of our favorite paint projects are more limited splashes… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Bedrooms, Before & Afters, Color, Examples, Getting Started, How to Paint, Inspiration, Kitchens, Living & Family Rooms, Painting Tips, Planning Your Project

August 30th, 2012

Inspired By Grandma’s Kitchen

My husband and I completely redid our kitchen when we moved into our home five years ago. He and I ripped out the old cabinets and replaced them with new… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration, Kitchens, Painting Tips

August 29th, 2012

A Kitchen Remodel For A Good Cause

Hi everyone, I’d love to share a feel-good kitchen makeover with you today. My husband and I do home improvement for charity and recently remodeled a kitchen for an organization… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Color, Inspiration, Kitchens, Planning Your Project

August 21st, 2012

Designing A Kitchen From Scratch

Sometimes having no constraints can create the hardest choices of all. That was certainly the case when selecting color for my kitchen renovation, mostly because we started at a rather… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Color, Inspiration, Kitchens

August 14th, 2012

My DIY Kitchen: Before and After

When I first moved into my house, I loved almost everything about it—the location, property, and style. What I didn’t love was the kitchen. The size was okay, but the… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Kitchens