Benjamin Moore Edgecomb Gray Review & Inspiration

What We Love About Edgecomb Gray HC-173

Edgecomb Gray is one of Benjamin Moore’s go-to neutrals. It's a warm paint color that sits between gray and beige - the perfect pale greige. Part of Benjamin Moore’s Off-White Collection, it amplifies the light in large, open spaces for a light and airy effect. Edgecomb Gray’s understated hint of beige makes it ideal for use as a unifying wall color throughout the home. Clean, crisp and modern, this pale gray creates a stylish backdrop for mid-century furnishings.

Benjamin Moore Edgecomb Gray’s Warm Undertones

Edgecomb Gray is a neutral taupe color with slightly warm undertones. Depending on the type of lighting in a room, Edgecomb Gray will favor its warm beige tones more or less. If you have north-facing light, you can expect to show more of its gray base. In a south-facing room or warm afternoon sunshine, it will appear distinctly warmer, even beige. With its high level of reflectance, this color definitely belongs in the off-white collection; however, its warm undertones provide a reliably greige tint most of the time. Edgecomb Gray is a highly versatile color that works beautifully in open plan homes and looks amazing throughout the day. It also suits many different design styles, from farmhouse to modern or coastal looks.

The Best Greige For Any Room

Edgecomb Gray can shift in tones throughout the day, from a warm beige to a beautiful light and fresh gray. This makes it a serene wall color for open floor plans, and an interesting backdrop for bold colors.

Source: Amy Meier Design

Source: Amy Meier Design

As a classic gray with a hint of a greige color it is as cosy as it is modern and stylish. If you pull out its warm tones it can be the perfect paint color for the family room, living room or dining room. Any room where you want to encourage people to relax and forget the worries of the day.

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Source: Benjamin Moore

This classic greige color can warm up a bedroom and encourage much needed rest. Use it as boldly as you like; as the dominant wall color or splashes of it to warm up a bedroom.

Source: Wettling Architects

Source: Wettling Architects

Use Edgecomb Gray as an off-white when you need to warm up kitchen cabinets or pantry shelving:

Source: Sita Montgomery Interiors

Source: Sita Montgomery Interiors

Buy Edgecomb Gray Paint & Samples

Edgecomb Gray is available at Ring's End in a variety of paint sheens and sizes. Buy it in our best-selling Benjamin Moore paint line today!

Want to see how Edgecomb Gray looks in your home before deciding if it's the right color? Try our 16 Oz Paint Color Samples that are used by professional interior designers.

Alternatively, our Peel & Stick Color Samples are quick, easy, and can transfer between rooms.

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For a darker gray paint color, check out Revere Pewter or Gray Owl; see Pale Oak or Balboa Mist for another warm greige option.

If you're using BM Edgecomb Grey as a wall color, White Dove and Chantilly Lace are the perfect whites to use for contrasting trim.