Sherwin Williams Grizzle Gray: LRV, Undertones and a Little More
If you’ve been looking for a dark gray paint colour with a little more LOVE in it, you’ve come to the right place.
I love doing colour reviews, and am slowly working my way towards reviewing ALL the top paint colours from Benjamin Moore and Sherwin Williams. The Quick & Easy paint colour reviews are designed to cover the BASICS of paint colours that aren’t talked about as much in the design world OR that I just don’t have enough of images of yet (I ONLY use photos from my Online Colour Consulting clients).
And today we’re talking about…
What type of paint colour is Grizzle Gray?
Grizzle Gray is a considerably DARK gray paint colour. At this depth, paint colours are often referred to as ‘charcoal’.
What’s the LRV of Grizzle Gray?
Grizzle Gray has an LRV of 13, so there’s no messin’ around with this bad boy! He’s got some serious meat on his bones, sitting in the medium-dark range (learn more HERE).
Not sure what LRV is? It could save your paint lovin’ life – read all about it HERE.
What are the undertones of Grizzle Gray? Will it look green?
Grizzle Gray can definitely look green, as that’s its dominant undertone. However, it’s a COOL green, so a green-blue, which takes Grizzle Gray away from the more olive-toned and warmer gray-green blends.
What’s the best way to sample Grizzle Gray?
Like with every paint colour, I highly recommend using SAMPLIZE. Samplize is a peel & stick paint sample that you can easily move around your room for over HALF THE COST of traditional sample pots – and they deliver right to your front door!
Learn all about Samplize HERE and save money on sample pots!
If I’m painting my walls Grizzle Gray, what’s the best white paint colour for my trim?
Grizzle Gray is pretty flexible, but if I’m starting from scratch with my paint palette, I’ll probably choose Sherwin Williams High Reflective White, just for its general ‘white’ look.
Is Grizzle Gray a good colour for the exterior of my home?
Grizzle Gray can be an AWESOME exterior paint colour, whether it’s for the siding, gables or front door! Just make sure your roof, stone and other exterior features can visually support the green undertone.
Read more: 5 Tips to Choosing an Exterior Paint Colour
Is Grizzle Gray a popular paint colour right now?
What type of paint colours look good with Grizzle Gray?
Grizzle Gray is EASY to get along with!
- Some lighter gray paint colours with a cool green undertone
- Some lighter and medium-toned warm gray and greige paint colours
- Some tan paint colours as well as slightly warmer beige tones
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KYLIE M INTERIORS E-DESIGN AND ONLINE VIRTUAL PAINT COLOUR EXPERT, SPECIALIZING IN BENJAMIN MOORE AND SHERWIN WILLIAMS PAINT COLORS DIY DECORATING AND DESIGN ADVICE BLOGGER