By Katherine Owen. Again, this color has a slight undertone of green. Thank you. I have a toupe carpet in the living room and white beige creamy tiles in the kitchen. In fact, among the top 50 paint shades, 20 of them are gray. Another option would be Winter White from Benjamin Moore. The counter is calacatta gold. There is a lot of wood in the house – hickory floors, wood cabinets, and tan carpet. It falls on the color palette somewhere between black and white. That’s probably the closest to Pale Oak in the Sherwin Williams line. As you can see from the bedroom photo below it looks great with both the beige and gray colors of the window treatments and bedding. I am considering using Pale Oak on a Hardi Plank exterior with white trim and windows. That is a wide open question! With all of this golden oak, what would be a good choice for wall color? We recently moved into a new house and want to update the paint! Hi I have Duron white solitude on all my trim, ceilings and shutters. "Agreeable Gray SW 7029 is our most popular gray paint color because it’s the perfect hue for any living space, whether it be a family room or bedroom," says Sue Wadden, director of color marketing at Sherwin-Williams. I think a light gray would pair nicely with the white trim. *This post contains affiliate links. It is an open concept living room and kitchen with white kitchen cabinets and white appliances. Surprisingly they aren’t a dark paint color, I believe they are a color match to Revere Pewter, but because I live in the trees and don’t get a lot of natural light I want them to be lighter and brighter. Jadwiga. Another great color is Sherwin Williams Agreeable Gray. It also depends on where you live and if you have a lot of natural light. What it came down to was this color is almost white and very close to my baseboard color so I chose Classic Gray. You will have your answer after that. Most gray color had a cool tone. This greige paint color is a little on the darker side but very moody and romantic. Anew Gray, SW 7030, is a beautiful greige paint color by Sherwin Williams. I have the same issue, tons of windows but just as many trees, if not more. You should be able to narrow it down by looking at how the lighting brings out each color’s undertones. 06 of 10. Now with beige they can pull yellow or green in some lights so I highly recommend doing paint swatches and checking the color in different lights next to your oak colors to make sure you like it before committing to a full room redo. That will lighten it up but still keep the color you like. Know that even if you go slightly blue, it will look blue. The worst thing that can happen is you decide it’s too dark and you need to repaint. What do you suggest for a wall color in the open concept family room/kitchen? If you are thinking of selling your home this is a great color to paint your walls for a neutral backdrop. It seems like a beautiful and light color. I myself am still on the hunt for the perfect griege for my north facing kitchen and your post gave me a few more to consider. A warm gray or greige (a combination of gray and beige) paint color most closely resembles a beige and can be used almost interchangeably while cool grays can appear more modern and fresh, with soft blue and green undertones. I think that would look amazing! I am painting the entire interior of my home and I have been on the hunt for the perfect greige paint color! Classic Gray will probably pull a little beige if the light bulbs are warmer in color, then more gray if it’s a daylight color. Aug 17, 2019 - Explore Sara Matuszak's board "Gray paint" on Pinterest. "Be mindful of the other aspects of the room, such as furniture, cabinets, and flooring," Wadden says. A pickled ceiling!!! I also forgot to mention, that my paint preference of choice would be SW, but they would be able to match. Hi Laura, thank you so much for catching my mistake! Also some coordinating options for office and bedrooms? Pale Oak, Edgecome Gray and Revere Pewter are all amazing choices. They should pair nicely with your carpet and hardwoods. Thanks for your generous responses to everyone. What would you recommend? It all depends on the direction you want to go. It should pair really well with Pale Oak. I like the ceilings to disappear and not be noticeable. Benjamin Moore Silver Marlin $11. Hi Ariella! We are doing a kitchen remodel. We have Revere Pewter and I love it but sometimes it seems a little dark, especially on a cloudy day! (I know, super bad joke!) Send Text Message Print. I can’t wait to paint the rest of the house! Once again, the undertones that are used to create some gray colors can make it surprisingly difficult to match in a color scheme. Hi Martha! What a wonderful lot too! So, if you write, “The Queen wore a gray dress,” in London, you might be considered a rebel, simpleton, or tourist, but you would not be wrong. As far as City Loft I don’t think it will pull blue but you never know. Here is the important thing though, I know you want to get it right but if in the end the color is a little off and you want to change it, it shouldn’t be a big deal. Simply White is a very bright white which would look great with Pale Oak and would also work well in homes that don’t get a ton of natural light. It has a higher LRV so it will bounce around more light. Hi there….I’ve read thru some of the questions/responses but not guessing anyone has voiced a “Pickled” pairing :)….We just bought an older 1979 Mountain house that has….Pickled wood every where…Yep Pickled….Ceiling is pickled lumber and a huge bookcase that is pickled as well as the kitchen cabinets that open into all of these areas as well…..Right now it has a light beige carpet and not ready to change flooring just yet and want to keep the pickled wood for now too…..Looks out to a beauty of a mountain. Since Sherwin Williams paint goes on sale often, if they color match BM Classic Gray, would it come out looking like the BM color or will it be just a tad different. I have SW sands of time on my living room/dining room walls with a BM Galveston gray accent wall. Will have a new 5×8 island from scratch and was thinking to do that in a wood. Above: SF Bay Area-based interior designer Kriste Michelini chose Benjamin Moore Bear Creek as her favorite gray. I have an open concept plan and get East morning sun but not a lot of light after 1 pm. You floors are amazing! In the United Kingdom and where other variants of English are used, "grey" is the preferred spelling of the color word—and has always been. Hi Betty. Do you agree? You guys. Just because a paint color is light, doesn’t necessarily mean it will brighten your home. Gray or grey is a color that is neither black or white. I want the exterior to be a light sand color. Greige will look good with the beige carpet and the pickled walls too. I’m not sure if I should paint the whole house White Dove or choose the right greige color? Good luck! Gray is now the most popular color for paint…in fact, it has surpassed white! When getting specific with color, "gray" and "grey" can be used to denote different shades or hues, with "gray" being a simple mixture of black and white and "grey" containing a little blue. Or, if you want to do something different I would go with Comfort Gray, it pairs with that Sea Salt, Rainwashed color really well. It isn’t a muddy “builder’s beige” and it isn’t grey. Here are my favorite gray paint colors for cabinets! Soft pastel paint colors, such as pale pinks, greens, and blues, will continue to trend in the year ahead. For the trim, Williamson chose Benjamin Moore Gunmetal ; the stucco was integrally colored to match Benjamin Moore Timber Wolf . Some greige paints can look more beige, and some can look more gray. This shows some good coordinating colors for Revere Pewter. These colors are classics for a reason, and they go with almost every color. When it comes to finding the perfect shade there are hundreds of pale grays, dark gray, and darker shades of greige. When getting specific with color, "gray" and "grey" can be used to denote different shades or hues, with "gray" being a simple mixture of black and white and "grey" containing a little blue. Also, I need a black to paint my front door. Or you can check out Samplize. I want a lighter color for the walls to make the trim pop a little, What would you recommend? Thanks for the tips! For a space that doesn’t get much natural light you might not want to go that route. These are my favorite brands. Something like a putty or mushroom color. And the color gray, which is the top trend right now as far as wall paint colors go (going strong still! My carpet is in the brown tone. I want to paint 3 seldom used guest bedrooms. Hi! It’s usually on the paint chip. I am getting ready to sell my home and can’t afford to modernize it all (the trim color is very creamy off white with yellow undertones and cabinets are oak with yellow undertones. Good luck! Hi Debbie! Passive by Sherwin Williams is a refreshing light gray paint with cool undertones. Horde: How to Choose the Right Word, A, An, & And: How to Choose the Right Word, Free Advice on Which Exterior Paint Color to Choose, Lightening vs. Useful gray is a medium tone greige paint color with yellow and green undertones. I think as long as the colors pair nicely together that’s what matters the most. I have three options for you…Agreeable Gray (although might be too light for you), Wordly gray and amazing gray. Good luck with the move! Sounds absolutely dreamy! Getting so much good info. you can color match at different retailers but keep in mind it will never be exactly the same as if you got it from the owners of that color. Hi Kristin. Your email address will not be published. What a lovely color Olympic Mountains is too! Can you please tell me what color Greige would go best for a wall color with Dover Color Cabinets? You can see pictures of the house here: https://www.realtor.com/realestateandhomes-detail/6550-W-Forest-Edge-Dr_Ludington_MI_49431_M37359-00690#photo0. Hi Carol. It will look amazing I am sure! If you don’t like your paint to pull green then this is a great choice! Lighter colored laminate floors, white quartz counter top that looks marbled with a steak of a light brown color. I would get a sample and try all three, or two and see which one you like best. Classic Gray (OC-23) by Benjamin Moore Classic Gray (OC-23) by Benjamin Moore is a popular gray … Are you the type of person who always sticks to neutrals—who can't seem to escape the best white paint colors, best brown paint colors, and best greige paint colors when it comes to decorating your home? You can get samples of all of them and put swatches on the wall. Thanks for stopping by! Because that’s kinda how I feel about this gray paint color! Hi, I’m looking for a few accent wall colors next to Revere Pewter. Still, that is a very specific case. I want a light, updated color that I can carry throughout the house. I know what you’re thinking – what on earth is blue gray paint? thoughts on a Greige for this set up? Good luck with the kitchen remodel! Depends on who you ask, but if retail trends are any indication, it's replacing off-white as the new go-to neutral. Hi Maggie, I just happened to find your comments on this post by doing a search for Olympic Mountains. This is largely due to the fact that gray is the most neutral color. Also, what sheen do you use? We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. Thanks!!! Hi Debbie. To see all the colors of the year for 2019 from each paint branch check out this post! Above: SF Bay Area-based interior designer Kriste Michelini chose Benjamin Moore Bear Creek as her favorite gray. Good luck! Was thinking of painting wall 50% of white solitude (currently sienna sand) but need a color to paint my cabinets that go to the ceiling so they are right next to the trim. You guys. We are using Brittanicca warm luxury series counter top that has a soft gray. All the outlines/trimmings will be in white and can’t decide on color to keep the house looking cohesive and open. I like the BM colors best but I love the paint from Sherwin Williams, plus it goes on sale from time to time, unlike Benjamin Moore. Then the trend swung towards gray and it took me a while to make the transition. I would try Agreeable Gray and Repose Gray from Sherwin Williams and Revere Pewter or Pale Oak by Benjamin Moore. Gray or grey is considered a neutral color, one often used to complement a brighter one, though there are many different shades of gray or shades of grey and different colors available. Hi Kelly! The main distinction between the two spellings is simply a matter of geographical custom. On a color wheel, yellow and red are close to one another so the red will pull out that yellow, which is probably what is making it look dingy. This is a beautiful greige paint color that pulls a little yellow/green. Revere Pewter and Edgecomb Gray are too dark for this space and for my taste. The bad news is I need to have my color choices to the painter in a week and a half. I have painted furniture in Cloud white, white kitchen cabinets, med tone wood floors, and whitish gray tile in kitchen and baths. It’s pulling purple as well. I just painted my teens space with it and sometimes it looks gray and sometimes beige. . These are all great options and in the same family. Make sure they look good at all times of the day with the different lighting in the room. I look forward to your suggestions. Good luck and let me know what you finally decide on! I just want to paint all rooms the same color, but that is proving to be difficult. What to Know. Sometimes it looks gray, sometimes beige but it’s very light and your bathroom will be super bright. I am thinking of using BM Classic Gray too. Natural light plays a big role in how a color will look, sheen of the paint, the size of the ro I have SW Snowbound for trim and doors. I hope that helps! Thanks for the feedback. Isn't this gorgeous ala' the always stunning Vibeke Design. LOL. Hallway and stairs very little. I’m updating my living room / dinning room, entry hallway and stairs. Stonington Gray is regularly revered as a Benjamin Moore Best Gray paint color. Cabinets are white and a dark kona finish. Was also thinking a green Gray more green color might look nice. My floors are a natural red oak, skinny plank. If you live in an area where you do not get much natural light and you want to brighten your home you are going to want a paint color with a high LRV. The front of our home faces north, and all of our rooms are either north or south facing. [email protected]. Hi Lynette. The granite is very warm tones of rust, cream, gold with some gray veining. Email. I only hope it is light enough & doesn’t pull pink. I think I would go with either Classic Gray (this is what I am going with in my home), Pale Oak or Agreeable Gray. Hi Liz, I think that classic gray or agreeable gray would be perfect! It’s just lovely and somewhere in between. We’re in the midst of a bathroom reno. Can you give me a little more direction as to what you are wanting? It actually looks great with my hard fixtures, but I would like to update the color and have more of a “I love that color” feel rather than having the walls disappear. I have rust/red brick fireplace in a vaulted room with med/dark wood (red undertones) trim and floors. I would go with the light greige. Hallway has all glass door but needs to be brighter up still. I hope that helps! Can you help direct me so that I can eliminate some of my 100 plus SW and BM paint chips? Great choices Wendy! The color is a true dark gray with just a hint of blue. I want to go for the airy feeling. Hi ,I recently painted my walls with Agreeable gray . Let me know what you decide! Thanks. This one is also included in greige paint color category. That stuff is my ultimate go to for so many things! We get compliments on the color of our walls all of the time and I am so quick to brag about this perfect gray color, just as a parent would brag about their own child. Can you offer any suggestion? Pinterest. I think you are headed in the right direction. LRVs are frequently reported on paint chips or paint samples. Good luck! By Katherine Owen. Hi Ashley! I love Pale Oak and for an exterior color I would be perfect! This is by far the most popular warm gray paint color. I go with white paint specifically for ceilings but I always go for a matte rather than one with a shine to it. To answer your question, I personally would go with a light greige. I think it will look amazing with your black windows and warm floors. Thanks! Edgecomb Gray is actually a greige. I will be sampling Classic Gray on my walls very soon . If you can throw a swatch up before the painters come to see if you like it I would try that. Save FB Tweet. Is gray the new beige? It has some yellow/green undertones so I think it would coordinate with the trim and cabinets. I am updating all of the paint in my house – needing to get away from the brown and tan colors. I would probably stay away from a gray that pulls towards yellow or green and more towards beige/purple. For example, paint chip sample cards or fabric swatches often show a range of shades using both "gray" and "grey." Appreciate your thoughts! Dorian Gray (SW 7017) Source: Sherwin-Williams Could call this shade elephant gray and it would be a perfect way to describe this Sherwin Williams color. The family room has low ceilings with creamy white beams which is also the same color white moldings and wainscoating in the hallways and living room. Repose Gray is a fabulous color with subtle undertones of brown and a touch of purple. In this case, opt for a warm gray paint color. Hi, If you have orange/yellow floors and berry background rug I would definitely suggest the warmer side of gray walls. The more natural light the cooler the color tends to pull with a little bit of a blue undertone. It’s no secret that this year I am going on the journey of paint. Learn how your comment data is processed. Lastly, if Sherwin Williams or Benjamin Moore is a bit expensive (I know Benjamin Moore never goes on sale) then you can have the colors you love color matched at another store. Hi I’m stuck ihave an older house and I have pine trime .in hallway dinningroom and living room.When I walk in front door u can view all rooms my living room and dinningroom have windows so its brite. Looked at soft chamois but thought it was too putty looking. I have a few suggestions, and they depend really on the amount of natural light your home gets. Which color would you suggest using or would you suggest another color? I have been working on painting my interior walls, they are too dark. Hi Sharon! This is the color I chose for my home. If it’s a new build I am guessing there will be lots of sunlight coming in with nothing to block it, like trees which is my issue. I am trying to pick a warm gray paint color for an open concept area of kitchen, dining room and living area/sunroom. We are adding overhead lighting and putting a large mirror with sconces to each side of it. for example I searched agreeable gray and they have coordinating colors listed. Thanks. The rest of the home is Softened Green and we have pavers (red, beige, gray tones) and a gray roof. if you have a mountain house I am going to assume you have lots of trees. I am painting the exterior of our home. Wordly gray is the lighter version of Amazing Gray and is considered a true gray with a slight tendency to be warm. Redoing my kitchen and I do not want to have to incur the cost of painting all of that. Classic Gray – LRV: 74.74 (LRV, or Light Reflectance Value is a scale commonly used by design professionals where 0 = absolute black and 100 is pure white.) The entryway has very high ceilings and faces the south (same as the living room). Whether you’re home staging, painting all of the rooms in your brand-new home, or freshening up a few rooms in your […] I am trying to update my house by getting rid of the very dark tan on my walls. Its currently a goldish tan. I completely agree because without natural light the light bulbs can alter the color of the walls. As an adjective, it can describe an object or person as being without interest or character, as in, “They marched onward, as a line of gray, faceless men.”, Used as a verb, it can refer to the aging process, as in, “David’s hair began graying when he was a teenager.”, Though the use of "gray" and "grey" is still often confused and debated, as long as they are used in reference to the color, they can actually be used interchangeably anywhere in the English-speaking world. We get a lot of light and my kitchen/dining is south facing. If you have any more questions or would like me to send you some pictures email me at [email protected]. It’s very light but up against my white baseboards it definitely has color. Since I will use only two paint colors, I want the trim the doors and baseboards in white; but I am confused as to using either an off white or light Greige for all of the walls. The following are more straightforward instances where the "a” and “e” cannot be mixed: Toward vs. The visible temperature in north-facing rooms is cool and the color … Please help. The floors are walnut, kitchen cabinets are very dark brown with a copper penny backsplash. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Good luck! If you like something a little darker, and sounds like you have the natural light to do that, I would check out Agreeable Gray or Dorian Gray both by Sherwin Williams. That’s not always an option though so the inexpensive answer would be to try having the store where you buy paint to mix the color at 50% or 75% just for those dark halls. Hi Martha! My accents are black windows and light fixtures with white countertops and warm natural wood looking floors. Hi Sylvia! I have Brazilian cherry floors and a golden amber colored rug…looking for laundry room & dining room. Is it better to just do entire home one color? I can’t believe you have it in so many places! A year later the color looks a littled dingy. ), makes it that much harder. What trim color do you recommend? Grab a sample and put swatches on the walls and see which one you like best in all lights of the day. Gray paint and decor can be gorgeous and stylish, but it can also be cold or tepid. Check out different homes painted in it. I have several of these on the wall now and everyone seems dark in some areas. And I am so glad you liked my tip on the Behr for trip and risers. I really feel like it pulls beige a lot. We don’t get any natural light. Of course, as is usually the case in things grammatical, there are certain exceptions and rules of usage for "gray" and "grey" that should be observed. And I only have a couple rooms that need the ceilings painted and I don’t plan on using the same paint as the trim. Hi! We live in the Seattle area where it is cloudy most of the time, and also have a lot of trees surrounding our home. The best thing to do is to get a small trial can and paint a large swatch on the wall. Greige is basically the combination of gray and beige, you know like Brangelina! Hi. Have you ever used SW Modern Gray? Benjamin Moore's Wickham Gray is a pale gray that changes with the light and seasons. We don't blame you! Hello, thank you for the colors. I bet the decision will be easy for you! I’m also going to paint my cabinets and trim the same color. Hi Jeannie, thanks for reading the posts! It’s usually on the paint chip. With Anew Gray as the main paint color in a room, Pure White would be a perfect trim color. I’m decorating with Wood and metal accents. Or you could go with Silver Lake by Benjamin Moore (should pair nicely with Softened Green) which would complement all the other colors nicely. It has a pull towards purple but still on the warm side. I started gnisu su Simply White as I trim color as I worked on each room of my house. I have North/South exposure, but the south sun is diminished by a covered deck. I think you should totally go with them. Livable in most lighting conditions, these colors work in any room, including living rooms and bedrooms, where gray is one of the most popular paint color choices. Good luck with the new home! We get compliments on the color of our walls all of the time and I am so quick to brag about this perfect gray color, just as a parent would brag about their own child. I used to rock the beige and brown look in the ’90s and early 2000s. “Greige” is a shade that is a mix of gray and beige. My living room has leather chairs and I have just ordered a new sofa with beige tones. For instance in north-facing rooms. I know you mentioned you want more beige than gray, but I think Amazing Gray would be perfect. They suggest Incredible White, Extra White and Coral Rose. It’s Neutral Ground. In order to achieve a brighter room, I need to paint with a high amount of light reflection. I think it’s really pretty and being on the same paint strip means they coordinate well. Live with it a while and if you don’t like it, change it. In fact I like Sherwin Williams paint quality but I think Benjamin Moore has the best color choices. (insert the forehead slapping emoji right here, LOL) I have corrected it in the post. Swiss Coffee is such a pretty color, I wouldn’t repaint. I hope that helps! It’s a greige but very light, almost white. It’s got a slight warm tone to it so would pair really nicely with Pale Oak. I am having a hard time imagining the room design Ann. Check out this website. I think Comfort Gray is a stunning color and you might like to pair it with Repose Gray instead of Agreeable Gray. It is one shade darker than Worldly Gray. Is there a white trim color you recccomend with red oak floors and Ballet white? I’m wondering about BM Windsbreath for an open floor plan. This is important to some people and not to others, I mention it just in case you are trying to lighten or darken your home. My name is Wendy and my goal is to help people create the home they really want to spend time in. The painter will finally arrive late October and I’ve chosen Olympic Mountains. I would definitely go with that instead of Edgecomb Gray. It has a West exposure so only gets hot sun in late afternoon. Out of all these, I love Pale Oak, but our builder limits us to SW. Is there a comparable color in SW? I love to go to the websites and search a color. I don’t think you need to do the entire house in the same color. Hi Shannon. If you look at Sherwin William’s Top 50 paint shades, the #1 shade is a gray! I would definitely say Olympic Mountains is a greige. Ugh! I would suggest Classic Gray, Agreeable Gray or Repose Gray. This is such a light gray it can easily be … Even though the name says Gray in many lights it looks beige. I would love a gray-related color that is lighter, warmer, and doesn’t look so gray in the living room! While both spellings are commonly used throughout the English-speaking world, the use of "gray" in the United States versus "grey" in most other nations has remained constant. Hi Tara, I lvoe Pale Oak too. Classic Gray although lovely, is just a bit too gray. Agreeable gray will look awesome. What color would you recommend in a upstairs hallway with only one window? Amy thoughts? Gray and grey are both common spellings of the color between black and white.Gray is more frequent in American English, whereas grey is more common in British English. Our contractor wants us to pick the color without the lighting connected but I think it’s best when we have the correct lighting to see what color would work best. The living room has very high celings and faces the south. Good luck! True Gray Paint With No Undertones. Thanks for letting me pick your brain. 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