16 Popular Paint Colors That Go With Light Wood Floors


Here are some of the best paint colors from Benjamin Moore and Sherwin Williams that work with light wood floors. 

This soft pink-beige goes beautifully with light flooring, in particular oak. This color is perfect for a little girl’s room, but equally works as part of a coastal color palette filled with soft pastel colors.

Benjamin Moore Beautiful in My Eyes

Berber White has an LRV of 62, making it a light paint color, and certainly not a white color like that name suggests. White paint colors have an LRV of 82 and above, while off-white paint colors range from 73-81.

Benjamin Moore Berber White

If you’re looking for a bright white to keep that light and airy look that works so well with light-toned floors, then BM Chantilly Lace is a great choice.

Benjamin Moore Chantilly Lace

If you’re looking for a gray with cool undertones that works with light colored hardwoods, BM Gray Owl is a great choice. 

Benjamin Moore Gray Owl

Benjamin Moore Smoke is quickly becoming one of my favorite blue paint colors. It looks stunning against light wood tones like oak and can be used as a wall color, cabinet color, or accent color for a kitchen island or bathroom vanity.

 Benjamin Moore Smoke

Snow White is not a color that I reference a lot, but it’s a beautiful cool-toned bright white with a blue undertone. It has an LRV of 87, making it a bright white.

Benjamin Moore Snow White