9 Blue-Gray Paint Colors the Experts Swear By

Steely Gray by Sherwin-Williams

Indulge in a moody blue-gray scheme with Steely Gray by Sherwin-Williams. "Don’t let the name fool you; this color has a rich yet subtle blue undertone," says Jennifer Verruto, founder and CEO of Blythe Interiors. "We love using it in living spaces because it creates a calming feeling and is a great color foundation to build upon."

Adirondack Blue by Behr

If you're in search of a dark blue-gray shade to accent a light neutral scheme, opt for Adirondack Blue by Behr. The rich slate blue shade has a captivating depth that feels comforting yet refreshing.

Oyster Bay by Sherwin-Williams

Another perennial favorite amongst Verruto’s clients is Oyster Bay by Sherwin-Williams. "While it’s technically categorized as green with slate-blue undertones when paired with a cool color palette, we see a beautiful gray hue appear," she says. "It’s a favorite because it works great in spaces where you’re trying to balance warm and cool tones."

Blue 01 by Lick

"Lick’s Blue 01 is one of our most popular blues," says Tash Bradley, Lick’s director of interior design and color psychologist. "It’s a pale, soft light blue with a grey undertone that works perfectly on walls, ceilings, and woodwork."

Wall Street by HGTV Home by Sherwin-Williams

Transform your living room with a coat of Wall Street HGSW7665. "Perfectly balancing blue and gray tones, Wall Street, from our Vintage Homestead Color Collection, is a deep color that makes a beautiful backdrop for multi-purpose spaces."

Solitude by Benjamin Moore

Give your living room a modern facelift with Solitude AF-545 by Benjamin Moore. "As part of the Affinity Color Collection, Solitude strikes a balance between soft, harmonious, and rich with color," says Hannah Yeo, color marketing and development manager at Benjamin Moore.

Blue Arrow by Valspar

Blue Arrow 5001-3C is one of Valspar’s 2023 Color of the Year, making it an increasingly popular shade. This blue-gray paint color stands out from the crowd with its subtle yellow undertone that pushes a glimpse of warmth through the cooling blue-gray tones.

Light Blue by Farrow & Ball

You can’t go wrong with Light Blue, one of the original Farrow & Ball paint colors and an enduring favorite.

Overcast by C2 Paints

Give your home a bright and breezy feel with Overcast by C2 Paints. As the name suggests, this blue-gray shade is a powdery sky blue with an equal amount of silvery gray that dulls down the blue color, like a layer of wispy gray clouds.

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