In 2005, Colorhouse was founded by artists who were looking for a premium paint that was safer for them and our planet. Their low odor paints have superior coverage and contain no VOCs (volatile organic compounds), no reproductive toxins, no chemical solvents, and no toxic fumes/HAPs-free. Committed to creating healthier paint and better color, choosing color for your home is simple with our harmonious, artist-crafted color palettes.


At Colorhouse, their commitment to you and our planet extends beyond what’s in the paint can.


  • Recycled content containers
  • 100% PCW chlorine-free labels
  • 100% PCW brochures


  • LEED Gold manufacturing facility
  • Member-EPA SmartWay transportation
  • Renewable energy at HQ
  • PaintCare drop-off site – Drop off your leftover paint at their warehouse so it can be recycled, not put in a landfill.


Colorhouse Inspired interior paints are low-odor, have superior coverage and durability, and are 100% acrylic. Their paints are available in 3 sheens: Flat, Eggshell, and Semi-Gloss.  For more information on application and ingredients, view Colorhouse PDS.


Colorhouse Inspired Multi-Purpose Primer has excellent hide and adhesion.  Their Primer is designed for many surfaces like new wallboard, raw wood, cured masonry and galvanized metal.  For more application info click here.


Colorhouse Chalkboard paint turns any interior surface into a chalkboard! Available in 10 striking Colorhouse hues. For more information: View Colorhouse Chalkboard PDS.

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