RAL Classic Granite grey RAL 7026 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Granite grey paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 7026. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 7026
Color name: Granite grey
Brand:RAL Classic

Granite grey for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

RAL Classic Granite grey reviews

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are RAL Classic Granite grey undertones?

Blue is RAL Classic Granite grey undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#374345

RGB code:

55, 67, 69

Is RAL Classic Granite grey RAL 7026 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 189° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 7026 Granite grey HSL code: 189, 11%, 24%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Cool Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with RAL Classic Granite grey:

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

RAL Classic RAL 7026 Granite grey

Color comparison

Granite grey RAL 7026 vs RAL 810-M

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

RAL Classic  Granite grey RAL 7026 vs RAL Effect  RAL 810-MOpen  Granite grey RAL 7026
LRV: 8.27%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 6.36%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Granite grey RAL 7026 vs RAL 790-2

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

RAL Classic  Granite grey RAL 7026 vs RAL Effect  RAL 790-2Open  Granite grey RAL 7026
LRV: 8.27%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 5.71%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Granite grey

Granite grey RAL 7026 has an LRV of 8.27% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 8.27% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

Color codes

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HEX#374345copy color code
RGB Decimal55, 67, 69copy color code
RGB Percent21.57%, 26.27%, 27.06%copy color code
HSVHue: 189° Saturation: 20.29% Value: 27.06%copy color code
HSLhsl(189, 11, 24)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 20.29 Magenta: 2.9 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 72.94copy color code
YIQY: 63.64 I: -7.793 Q: -1.916copy color code
XYZX: 4.657 Y: 5.256 Z: 6.398copy color code
CIE LabL:27.452 a:-4.339 b:-2.836copy color code
CIE LuvL:27.452 u:-5.874 v:-2.743copy color code
Decimal3621701copy color code
Hunter lab22.926, -3.866, -0.497copy color code
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