The Best Paint Colors For Bedrooms


These are some of the best color choices to paint your primary bedroom to create a relaxing, calm space that you’ll love retiring to at the end of the day.

Softer shades of blue, blue-gray, blue-green, and soft gray are perfect colors for a bedroom. Blue is associated with a sense of calm and relaxation, so it makes sense that these colors would work well.

What are good wall colors for a bedroom?

If blue walls are not your thing, then maybe a gray or greige paint color would be perfect for your bedroom.

Gray and Greige Bedroom Paint Color Ideas

Picking the right shade of white for your bedroom walls is not as simple as asking for the most popular shade of white at the paint store. 

White and Off-White Bedroom Paint Colors

Think about the color red. What mood or feeling does it evoke? Anger, war, danger, strength, passion, desire, and love.

The Best Colors For Sleep

One of my all-time favorite paint colors for both bedrooms and bathrooms to achieve that relaxing feeling is Reflecting Pool by Behr. It’s a very pale blue-gray and it looks amazing in every room.

The Best Paint Colors For a Master Bedroom 2023

By keeping the walls a lighter tone of blue, gray, or even white, you’ll make the bedroom appear bigger and brighter. 

Small Bedroom Paint Ideas