Sherwin Williams Extra White (SW-7006)


Sherwin Williams Extra White is a popular bright white paint color for trim, cabinets, and walls.

As the name suggests, Extra White (SW 7006) is one of Sherwin Williams’ brightest whites.

What Color is Extra White?

With an LRV of 86, it’s pretty white, with only one other color, High Reflective White, being brighter (it has an LRV of 93). 

What is The LRV of Extra White?

Like all white paint colors, Extra White has its own unique undertones. Extra White is a very bright white with a slight gray undertone. 

What are the Undertones of Extra White?

Extra White is most commonly used for trim and ceilings, but I have seen it used on interior walls, too. If you favor a cool-toned color palette, you can use Extra White for the walls in different rooms of your home.

Where to Use Extra White

Extra White is also a great exterior paint color. While our siding came in a factory-finish white, Extra White is a perfect match (I know because I painted the trim around the front door and it matches perfectly!).

Is Extra White a Good Exterior Paint Color?

Extra White is only a bit brighter than Pure White, with an LRV of (86), although it comes across as brighter because it’s a purer white, with slight blue undertones.

What is the Difference Between Sherwin Williams Pure White and Extra white?