50 Shades Of Grey - Paintway

The Movie sure was a hit and certainly a talking point. ?

Well the Grey shades sure can be a HUGE hit and a MASSIVE talking point in your home!

These amazing colours can be used throughout your home, and we are going to give you some idea’s on how to capitalise on this amazing colour.

From Calming Pale Colours to edgier dark tones, Top talent keeps coming back to the sleep shades.


Soft and sumptuous warm grey is the basis of a contemporary interior colour adding a flexible backdrop to add stronger contrasting colours




Grey is the hot new “in” colour. It’s recently taken front and centre, upstaging it’s neutral cousins, taupe, beige and ivory. Grey is the little black dress for your home. It’s the new must have essential colour that’s modern and edgy yet timeless and classic. It’s the perfect chameleon as it suits just about every room, every mood and every setting.

You can hide behind it or you can stand in front of it and let it shine. In colour psychology, grey is the colour that represents peace and balance. It is calm and safe. It is practical, simple and reliable. It’s the classic. It is the perfect neutral.

With hues from nearly white to nearly black, there’s a colour in the spectrum for everyone, no matter lifestyle, location, or personality. Grey offers a much greater, deeper dimension than her neutral counterparts. Each shade of  grey is so unique on it’s own that your colour will be as individual as you are.  Whether you love to be bold or you are more colour shy, there’s a shade of grey that’s perfect for you.

Grey has so many natural and wonderful undertones that really come to life in the right lighting. Take advantage of your natural light resources to emphasise and play up the natural tones as they change with the lighting over the course of the day. Be sure to have more than one overhead light in your space, two sources or more will adequately light your space. Enhance your lighting with  well placed  proportionately sized lamps.





Cool Greys can make a space look a little more spacious therefore are perfect palette for any modern home and including as well  rooms on the smaller side.


In conclusion, with all shades from nearly white to nearly black, there’s a shade of grey certain to please everyone’s palate. Whether you’re style is classic, eclectic, modern, traditional or transitional there’s a shade for you. Whether you’re a collector, a minimalist – whether you’re cautious or edgy, there’s a shade just for you. Whether you’re reserved or outgoing and gregarious, there’s a shade just for you. Whether you prefer softer, calmer neutrals or bigger, bolder colours, there’s a shade of grey just for you.

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