Best Paint Colors to use in a Great Room:
Beige and gray are the two most popular paint colors for great rooms in NC new homes.
Here are some examples of popular great room layouts, in recently constructed NC custom homes:
- Two story great room with open concept kitchen and balcony
- Vaulted two story great room with fireplace and mountain home style window wall
- California style great room with tile floor and wet bar
- Country farmhouse style great room
- Photo gallery of great rooms in Raleigh new homes
Most Popular Paint Colors for a Great Room:
Great rooms are generally large spaces with open layouts, windows, and a fireplace. These key features will help determine the best paint color schemes.
Get ideas for your new home paint colors from these beige great rooms. And see why beige is not boring!
Beige Paint Color #1: "SW 6106 Kilim Beige"
Beige paint colors are popular for many reasons, including their neutrality and flexibility.
Beige walls will serve as a backdrop, rather than focal point, allowing you to show off architectural features such as columns, fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, and window designs.
This great room - photo from a version of the Country Farmhouse - is painted in SW 6106 Kilim Beige by Sherwin Williams.
Beige Paint Color #2: "SW 7036 Accessible Beige"
A neutral beige paint highlights the hand-stained wood, stone archway, and stone fireplace in this custom home great room design.
This great room - photo from a version of the Coquery Cottage - is painted in SW 7036 Accessible Beige by Sherwin Williams.
Beige Paint Color #3: "SW 7527 Nantucket Dune"
Beige tends to work equally well in large, vaulted and small, open great room layouts. In this great room, the beige walls let the black fireplace and fixtures stand out above the hardwood floors.
This great room is painted in SW 7527 Nantucket Dune by Sherwin Williams.
Beige Paint Color #4: "SW 7714 Oak Barrel"
The finishes and features within a room work together with the paint color to create the overall palatte.
For confidence when choosing a paint color, make sure to compare large samples, on-site, with other features within the room.
This great room - photo from a version of the Lakehouse - is painted in SW 7714 Oak Barrel by Sherwin Williams.
Beige Paint Color #5: "SW 7687 August Moon"
White trim and wainscoting panels are a great design technique to break up any paint color, including beige.
This great room - photo from a version of the Remington - is painted in SW 7687 August Moon by Sherwin Williams.
More Popular Great Room Paint Colors
Here are links to other great rooms painted in blue, green, yellow, and other hues:
- SW 6207 Retreat - in a version of the Chalet Vert
- Benjamin Moore AF-670 Nightingale - in a version of the Shoal Creek
- SW 6687 Lantern Light - in a version of the Blackhawk
Contact Stanton Homes at 919-278-8070 or visit www.StantonHomes.com to learn more about building an NC custom home - with the help of an interior design expert throughout the selection process.