These 13 Teal Paint Colors Will Instantly Brighten Up Any Room

We’re crazy about blue when it comes to paint lately, and it’s not your typical pale shade or cobalt… Oh no—we’re crushing on teal. Why this poppy shade of the hue, you ask? First of all, it never fails to make a statement—whether it’s on an accent wall or all over. Beyond that, there’s something unexpected about navy’s fun-loving cousin that’s so wrong it’s just right.

If you—or your room—need a mood boost, this paint job will surely do the trick. (Trust us: That’s why it’s a go-to for designers like Elizabeth Mollen of Stone Textile, who added jewel tones to a traditional colonial in Austin, Texas). We’ve searched all over to find various hues of the shade that are sure to energize any room. Click through to see our favorite colors to paint the town (or your house) teal.

Which teal paint color is your favorite? Up next, the new color every stylish girl will love.

Opening Image: Alyssa Rosenheck for Stone Textile