If you need a shade that can strike a perfect balance between the calming, serene qualities of blue and some elegant, neutral tones, then blue-gray will be an amazing choice for you.
Blue-gray can also complement a wide range of interior styles, from classic traditional to modern contemporary, while also effortlessly adapting to various color palettes.
Whether it’s for interior walls, cabinetry, or even ceilings, blue-gray can be an ideal choice that brings both warmth and elegance to your home.
From a wide range of options, we can say that some of the best blue-gray paint colors are North Star, Aleutian, and Indigo Batik from Sherwin-Williams. But if you prefer Benjamin Moore, then you can try Iced Slate, Amsterdam, or Gentleman’s Gray. All of these options are widely used by a lot of interior designers, thanks to the sophisticated elegance and aesthetic qualities that they offer.
Continue reading to see all the popular blue-gray paint that will help you create your own peaceful haven.
Best Light Blue-Gray Paint Colors for 2024
Upward by Sherwin Williams
If you are looking for a perfect light blue gray paint from Sherwin Williams, then this is our highly recommended option.
This paint elevates the typical light blue into a more modern and elegant look, while still keeping its calm and tranquil vibe.
North Star by Sherwin Williams
This paint combines strong light gray undertones with light blue, making it look like light gray shades with a hint of blue.
These unique characteristics make this paint a perfect alternative to any typical light gray that comes with a bit more colorful and richer appearance.
Nimbus Gray by Benjamin Moore
If you prefer any light bluish gray paint from Benjamin Moore, then this can be worth trying. The nimbus gray may not be as bright as other options but is still light enough to be used inside any space, even in a dark room.
Comes with a perfectly balanced mix of light blue and gray, nimbus gray provides enough neutrality while still spreading the gorgeous hues to create a calming and serene interior.
Iced Slate by Benjamin Moore
This color can be a perfect choice for any Scandinavian or nordic style interior. Its soothing looks remind us of the northern atmosphere, evoking a cool, pure blue that is wrapped in a stylish appearance.
Light Drizzle by Behr
Bringing a soft blue sky with an elegant twist. This light drizzle is one of the most popular shades from Behr.
With an inviting yet soft look, the light drizzle can be a perfect wall paint option for any room where you want to spend a lot of time relaxing and chilling with your family, like the living room.
Intercoastal Gray by Behr
An elegant light gray with hints of blue. The intercoastal gray brings modern looks that often lacking in most typical shades, thus it can be a perfect option if you want to create a modern contemporary interior.
And since it’s only spread a few hints of light blue, you can easily combine the intercoastal gray painted wall with other similar hues.
Best Medium Blue Gray Paint Colors for 2024
As a soft, medium blue with some warm gray undertones, Aleutian by Sherwin Williams had a perfect amount of richness while still keeping everything simple and sleek. And that’s why this is one of the most popular Sherwin Williams blues in recent years.
This paint can be a perfect choice for any space where you demand a calming and relaxing vibe, while still providing enough richness and modern outlook.
For you who are looking for a medium blue gray paint that had a lot of neutrality, then we highly recommend meditative by Sherwin Williams.
Combining a soft, relaxing vibe with a hint of an energetic hue, this paint color will create a unique atmosphere wherever it’s used.
Amsterdam by Benjamin Moore beautifully mixes modern tones with old elegance, creating a stunning color that will remind us of the beauty of the historic capital city of the Netherlands.
With a huge amount of neutrality, this paint not only can be used alongside any opposite colors, but it can also work pretty well when combined with different shades to create an astonishing monochromatic style interior.
New Hope Gray
This paint color brings a lot of different natural elements together.
This hue comes from the reflection of a clear and tranquil river, while the gray undertones are inspired by sleek concrete. This beautiful mix creates a unique color that spread a strong earthy vibe with an elegant modern twist.
If you are looking for a medium-toned paint that tends to go in a blue direction rather than gray, then this may be a great option for you.
The perfect landing by Behr provides a strong and intense medium blue to make this color not only looks rich but also bright and vibrant, while still neutralize by a few gray undertones. This paint can be a great choice for any small space or any dark room that doesn’t have a lot of neutral light.
This is another awesome paint option from Behr. Ombre blue had all of the main essentials for a stunning paint color: it had enough vibrancy thanks to the intense hue, and also versatility thanks to the medium gray undertones.
However, for some people, this paint color may look overly cool, so it may need to be warmed up by mixing it with some warm elements like warm furniture or decoration items.
Best Dark Blue Gray Paint Colors for 2024
Whether you are looking for dark blue-gray paint for the entire walls or just for an accent, then we highly recommend this indigo batik by Sherwin Williams.
This paint color is an excellent improvement for the typical navy, with more rich and intense tone that can avoid your entire space feel overly dark and gloomy.
For a bit lighter alternatives, you can try this distance by Sherwin Williams. This color mixes a perfectly balanced amount of dark blue with dark gray, creating a totally neutral color.
Thus, even though this color is bold, it can still blend easily with literally any other color, whether it’s bold, light, or even vibrant one.
Who says you can’t have a wall with glam, velvety looks just by using perfect paint? Just take a look at the image above, the Gentleman’s gray works amazingly by spreading a luxurious and glamorous touch, while still keeping the elegance as any blue-gray color should.
To get an even better result, add some brass, metallic, or gold decoration items to the gentleman’s gray backdrop.
Van Deusen Blue
This paint may look very similar to the previous one but comes with a bit different blue shades and a bit more neutral character. Thus, Van Deusen Blue by Benjamin Moore will be a perfect option to become a wall paint for any modern, contemporary interior.
Stylish yet casual, those are the main attributes of this Skinny Jeans by Behr. Even though this color is not as strong and intense as other choices in this list, it can still stand out elegantly to make a big impact wherever it’s used.
If you are looking for a dark option that had more blue rather than gray, then you can try this stunning paint. Shipyard blue by Behr provides an intense and vibrant hue that will easily make a statement for your space.
Furthermore, its hint of dark gray undertones keeps everything under control and helps make this color blend easily with any elements around.