Sherwin Williams Gray Screen SW 7071 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Gray Screen paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7071. 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.

Official color page:Gray Screen SW 7071
Color code:SW 7071
Color name:Gray Screen
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Inbe Tweens, Top 50 Colors, Sophisticated Sanctuary, Living Well - Focus

Gray Screen for living room

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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 7071 for bathroom

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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Mid-tone real bathrooms.

Sherwin Williams SW 7071 on kitchen cabinets

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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

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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 Sherwin Williams Gray Screen undertones?

Blue is Sherwin Williams Gray Screen 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#C6CACA

RGB code:

198, 202, 202

Is Sherwin Williams Gray Screen SW 7071 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 180° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7071 Gray Screen HSL code: 180, 4%, 78%

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 Sherwin Williams Gray Screen:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Sherwin Williams SW 7071 Gray Screen

Darker shades

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.

Color comparison

Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Light French Gray SW 0055

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Sherwin Williams Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Sherwin Williams Light French Gray SW 0055Open Gray Screen SW 7071
LRV: 58.55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 53%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Online SW 7072

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Sherwin Williams Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Sherwin Williams Online SW 7072Open Gray Screen SW 7071
LRV: 58.55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 45.49%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Pearl Gray SW 0052

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Sherwin Williams Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Sherwin Williams Pearl Gray SW 0052Open Gray Screen SW 7071
LRV: 58.55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 60.97%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Repose Gray SW 7015

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Sherwin Williams Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Sherwin Williams Repose Gray SW 7015Open Gray Screen SW 7071
LRV: 58.55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 58.22%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Lazy Gray SW 6254

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Sherwin Williams Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Sherwin Williams Lazy Gray SW 6254Open Gray Screen SW 7071
LRV: 58.55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 53.22%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Passive SW 7064

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Sherwin Williams Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Sherwin Williams Passive SW 7064Open Gray Screen SW 7071
LRV: 58.55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 60%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Reflection SW 7661

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Sherwin Williams Gray Screen SW 7071 vs Sherwin Williams Reflection SW 7661Open Gray Screen SW 7071
LRV: 58.55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 66.06%
Light color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Gray Screen

Gray Screen SW 7071 has an LRV of 58.55% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident 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 58.55% 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#c6cacacopy color code
RGB Decimal198, 202, 202copy color code
RGB Percent77.65%, 79.22%, 79.22%copy color code
HSVHue: 180° Saturation: 1.98% Value: 79.22%copy color code
HSLhsl(180, 4, 78)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 1.98 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 20.78copy color code
YIQY: 200.804 I: -2.384 Q: -0.846copy color code
XYZX: 55.067 Y: 58.511 Z: 64.254copy color code
CIE LabL:81.022 a:-1.372 b:-0.476copy color code
CIE LuvL:81.022 u:-2.245 v:-0.478copy color code
Decimal13028042copy color code
Hunter lab76.492, -5.359, 3.741copy color code
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