Graphite Grey (RAL 7024) is a dark gray shade that can be both dramatic and restful. Resembling charcoal grey in hue, but differing slightly in its slightly bluish undertone makes Graphite Gray an excellent option for those seeking darker alternatives to black in their design schemes. This unique neutral hue works seamlessly into both classic and contemporary interior schemes.
At its best, this dark hue can create a sleek and sophisticated room. An accent wall in graphite gray can add drama and add interest to a small space; when combined with light wood elements and furnishings it becomes modern yet refined. A dark graphite ceiling also makes an impressive statement without feeling overwhelming or overwhelming.
However, graphite grey is also an extremely versatile hue, capable of being used in numerous applications. For instance, it can be integrated into furniture fabrics – as seen here in this New Jersey carriage house designed by Elaine Santos – incorporated into cabinetry (such as Alison Victoria’s Atlanta kitchen range hood), flooring or even as neutral accent pieces ( like in this home with wood-look tiles).
Graphite grey stands out among dark shades by pairing well with most other hues, particularly soft pastels such as white and brown, or bolder tones such as various yellow and blue hues. To maintain balance within any room featuring this hue, it should be balanced out by plenty of lighter-hued accent pieces; otherwise it can easily overpower a space and cause unintended visual imbalance.
For a subtle use of this hue, opt for curtains or rugs in a room to add luxuriousness while not overwhelming the space with darkness. For something a bit bolder, add it as part of furniture or decor items like blankets or throw pillows – this allows you to experiment without fully committing to paintwork!
Graphite grey makes an excellent basecoat color choice for DIY projects, including painting furniture in this shade before adding accent shades such as gold or brass to complete your vision. Professional spray painters offer another solution by matching this shade to your existing furniture and decor. MyPerfectColor provides custom-ordered spray paint that can match to any RAL color, including RAL7024 Graphite Grey. Fast-drying acrylic enamel coating that can be quickly and safely applied to metal, plastics, powder-coatings, primed or previously painted surfaces. To find your ideal match, submit a photo or sample of existing paint directly to this company and they will match it to your desired hue with professional spray finish for an outstanding final touch.