RAL Classic Slate grey RAL 7015 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Slate grey paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 7015. 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 7015
Color name: Slate grey
Brand:RAL Classic

Slate grey for bedroom

  • Slate grey RAL 7015 bedroom furniture painted
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 7015 bedroom
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  • Slate grey RAL 7015 bedroom furniture painted
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 7015 bedroom
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  • Slate grey RAL 7015 bedroom furniture painted
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 7015 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.

Slate grey for exterior

  • Slate grey RAL 7015 exterior
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  • Slate grey RAL 7015 exterior
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  • Slate grey RAL 7015 exterior
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  • Slate grey RAL 7015 exterior
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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this cool hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

RAL Classic Slate grey reviews

  • Slate grey RAL 7015 painted closet doors
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  • Slate grey RAL 7015 garage door
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  • Slate grey RAL 7015 kitchen
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  • Slate grey RAL 7015 kitchen
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  • Slate grey RAL 7015 kitchen
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 7015 living room
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 7015 wall
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 7015 kitchen interior
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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 Slate grey undertones?

Blue is RAL Classic Slate 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:

#4F5358

RGB code:

79, 83, 88

Is RAL Classic Slate grey RAL 7015 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 213° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 7015 Slate grey HSL code: 213, 5%, 33%

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 Slate 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.

Color comparison

Slate grey RAL 7015 vs RAL 840-5

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

RAL Classic  Slate grey RAL 7015 vs RAL Effect  RAL 840-5Open  Slate grey RAL 7015
LRV: 11.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 10.67%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Slate grey RAL 7015 vs Tarpaulin grey RAL 7010

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

RAL Classic  Slate grey RAL 7015 vs RAL Classic  Tarpaulin grey RAL 7010Open  Slate grey RAL 7015
LRV: 11.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 12.89%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Slate grey

Slate grey RAL 7015 has an LRV of 11.5% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 11.50% 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#4F5358copy color code
RGB Decimal79, 83, 88copy color code
RGB Percent30.98%, 32.55%, 34.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 213° Saturation: 10.23% Value: 34.51%copy color code
HSLhsl(213, 5, 33)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 10.23 Magenta: 5.68 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 65.49copy color code
YIQY: 82.374 I: -3.99 Q: 0.71copy color code
XYZX: 8.079 Y: 8.553 Z: 10.455copy color code
CIE LabL:35.11 a:-0.461 b:-3.464copy color code
CIE LuvL:35.11 u:-2.372 v:-4.301copy color code
Decimal5198680copy color code
Hunter lab29.246, -1.873, -0.724copy color code
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