Know of a nice gray/green wall color?

parrotsinthekitchenNovember 10, 2010

I'm searching for a subtle gray/green wall color that is not too green and not too dark. I tried Vale Mist by Benjamin Moore, but it was too green. I also tried Winterwood, but it was too dark. Has anyone used a gray green that they really liked? Pictures?

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randita

I don't have pictures, but have suggestions. SW Grassland, Austere Gray (less yellow in it than Grassland) and Comfort Gray ( a little more blue than the others). There's another one-Escape Gray? - in the strip next to Austere Gray that might also work for you.

I've used Austere Gray and Comfort Gray and they are very subtle and pretty.

    Bookmark   November 10, 2010 at 10:59PM
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randita

I don't have pictures, but have suggestions. SW Grassland, Austere Gray (less yellow in it than Grassland) and Comfort Gray ( a little more blue than the others). There's another one-Escape Gray? - in the strip next to Austere Gray that might also work for you.

I've used Austere Gray and Comfort Gray and they are very subtle and pretty.

    Bookmark   November 10, 2010 at 11:00PM
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brookelizabeth

Ben Sweet Spring. Very grayed slightly green

    Bookmark   November 11, 2010 at 12:39AM
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rasburyjam

Home Depot carries Martha Stewart paint now, and they have a wonderful grey/green called Winter's Day. Depending on the lighting in the room or the other colors used with it, it's hard to tell if it's green or grey. We love it. Check it out.

    Bookmark   November 11, 2010 at 3:23AM
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beekeeperswife

Valspar, Coastal Villa.

It's that gray you see to the right of the cabinets.

And another shot of it, the fireplace wall is something else.

    Bookmark   November 11, 2010 at 10:55AM
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parrotsinthekitchen

Thanks everyone. I'm going to check them all out. A few questions, comments:

Randita - Are all paints Sherwin Williams?
Brookelizabeth - The brand for "sweet spring"? Ben Moore?
Beekeeperswife - Gorgeous room. Love wall color.

    Bookmark   November 17, 2010 at 11:06AM
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randita

Sorry I'm late getting back to this thread. You probably already found that all my suggestions are SW.

    Bookmark   November 22, 2010 at 11:01PM
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wrighthouse

Take a look at Benjamin Moore Saybrook Sage.

    Bookmark   November 23, 2010 at 4:55PM
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Cassandra

Muralo Prairie Path is very nice.

    Bookmark   November 24, 2010 at 7:47AM
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