Top 9 Perfect Greige Paint Colors for Selling Your Home
Paint, it’s by far the most inexpensive way to transform a home, both inside and out. A fresh coat of paint can make a tired outdated home feel clean and updated. However, not just any old paint color will do, it has to appeal to ALL prospective home buyers, which isn’t an easy task. Bold colors can easily turn buyers off so it’s best to stick with neutral colors, but what color?
The Power of Greige
If you haven’t heard by now, greige paint is one of the most popular on the market. So, what exactly is “greige?” It is a combination of gray and beige. Gray and beige are two of the most popular wall colors. Due to their delicate balance, some greiges can appear on the grayer side, while others closely resemble beige.
Why Should Home Sellers Use Greige When Painting to Sell?
Greige is proven to be a favorite amongst buyers and those in the real estate market. As a result, homes with greige paint can sell faster. The main reason for the color’s popularity is because it is neutral. The versatility and simplicity appeal to a wide audience. It can be paired with a variety of home styles. Whether you are aiming for a contemporary, modern, farmhouse, or chic, greige is your go-to.
What’s the Best Greige?
There are countless greige’s on the market and not all are created equal. There are plenty of greige’s that are too dark and there are others that are way too gray, which could turn buyers away. However, we’ve put together a list of the top 9 greige’s home sellers should consider when painting their home.Paint, it's by far the most inexpensive way to transform a home, both inside and out. However, not just any paint color will do, here are the top 9 to consider. #realestate #homeselling #painting
Top 9 Perfect Greige Paint Colors
Agreeable Gray by Sherwin Williams is a very popular color. The harmonious balance of gray and beige is apparent. It is easy on the eyes. However, if we had to choose, it leans more towards gray. You can pick up slight undertones with the correct lighting. Light greiges such as Agreeable Gray are popular for their color balance.
Accessible Beige by Sherwin Williams is full of warmth. The shade is more beige than gray, however, it has a soothing balance of both. It is part of the greige family, despite having a large amount of beige in it. The yellow undertones are not strong enough to make it a full-blown beige.
Repose Gray by Sherwin Williams looks most similar to gray, yet it has enough beige to fall into the greige category.
There are slight undertones that can be picked up on, such as a purple hue. When light hits this shade, it can look more gray than normal.
The best way to describe Repose Gray is a light to medium shade.
Worldly Gray by Sherwin Williams is a warm and beautiful shade that can change based upon the lighting, as do most shades. In this way, it is a chameleon. Depending on the room it is used in, it can be the perfect delicate balance. It will be soft, without overpowering. It also has a warmth to it, unlike any other shade.
Anew Gray by Sherwin Williams has cool undertones. This shade is warm, however, the cool undertones are obviously present. This shade leans more towards gray. Depending on how the lighting affects your room’s walls, you may see more gray or beige. It is undoubtedly a soft color in the light-medium hue range. It is not overwhelming, which is a great option for living rooms and dining rooms.
Popular Gray by Sherwin Williams is a shade with apparent purple undertones. However, this is a charming characteristic of this hue. It is warm and in some lights, will look taupe. It borders the edge of this color. It is in the light hue range. You can detect purple/pink hues with the correct lighting. It does not have as much neutral greige compared to other shades.
Mindful Gray by Sherwin Williams is quite warm and leans more towards gray. In the right lighting, you can detect taupe and green undertones.
Mindful Gray has a good amount of green undertone. In contrast, Repose Gray has more taupe undertones. When the lighting is low, the green comes to life. It will be most noticeable in a dimly lit room.Paint, it's by far the most inexpensive way to transform a home, both inside and out. However, not just any paint color will do, here are the top 9 to consider. #realestate #homeselling #painting
Amazing Gray by Sherwin Williams is not as warm as beige and does lean more towards gray with northern light. Any south-facing light will bring out the warmth and softness this shade offers. It is a mature paint color with brownish undertones. In some lights, you will see slight hues of green.
Modern Gray by Sherwin Williams is a warm shade leaning toward taupe. It can appear beige and tan in certain lighting environments. North-facing light will cause Modern Gray’s warmth to disappear, however, it won’t look cold. With some shades, there is a clear undertone such as purple or green. Modern Gray does not have one specific undertone, rather very slight appearances of pink and green.
Paint is by far the most inexpensive way a home seller can transform their home and it’s something I typically recommend doing before listing a home for sale. However, not just any color will do. It has to be neutral and it also has to be in style since color trends are constantly changing. With that being said greige is probably one of the safest colors to paint a home because it’s more timeless and goes with almost any decor. Speaking of decor keep it simple and neutral, following feng shui principles can be very helpful for sellers who are uncertain of what to do.
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About the Author
Top Wellington Realtor, Michelle Gibson, wrote: “Top 9 Perfect Greige Paint Colors for Selling Your Home”
Michelle has been specializing in residential real estate since 2001 throughout Wellington Florida and the surrounding area. Whether you’re looking to buy, sell, or rent she will guide you through the entire real estate transaction. If you’re ready to put Michelle’s knowledge and expertise to work for you call or e-mail her today.
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