23 of The Best Blue Gray Paint Colors


Blue paint colors with a gray undertone have become increasingly popular in recent years due to their calming effect and versatility.

According to Wikipedia, blue gray is a color that is a blue with strong gray undertones, or conversely, a color that looks gray on the color swatch but actually has a strong blue undertone.

What is a Blue Gray Color?

Benjamin Moore Boothbay Gray is a light grey blue paint color. It leans closer to gray but with the softness of blue. It’s very pretty and feminine, and works wonderfully as a door, kitchen island.

Benjamin Moore Boothbay Gray

Santorini Blue is a color I’ve loved for years but have yet to use in my own home. It’s one of those colors that looks amazing paired with crisp white wainscoting.

Benjamin Moore Santorini Blue

Decidedly more blue with just enough gray to tone it down, Water’s is a fun pop of color in this otherwise neutral entryway.

Benjamin Moore Water’s Edge

Nimbus Gray is one of those colors that completely changes color based on the time of the day and lighting in your home. 

Benjamin Moore Nimbus Gray

Benjamin Moore’s Summer Shower is a pale, blue-gray paint color that exudes a calming, spa-like feel. It has an LRV (Light Reflectance Value) of 69, which means it reflects.

Benjamin Moore Summer Shower