Wall Paint Color: 1488 Sage Mountain
Wall Paint Color: Merlot Red (closest match)
Wall Paint Color: Passion Blue (closest match)
Wall Paint Color: Benjamin Moore Red (closest match)
Wall Paint Color: Stormy Sky (closest match)
Wall Paint Color: Bryant Gold (closest match)
Wall Paint Color: Sea Star (closest match)
The paint colors you go with for a basement will depend on whether you want the space to feel cozy or large. To make a space feel large go for bright colors. For a cozier setting paint the walls with deep dark hues. Lighting can also play a part in how your basement feels: Design Guide: Basement Lighting Ideas and Options.
The choice of your basement paint colors also depends on what kind of space you are turning it into. For example a gym would need bright colors, a bar could use more rustic colors, while playrooms would have more colorful color schemes (14 Different Room Ideas For a Basement).
Important Note: Keep in mind the colors of the ceiling, carpet and any major cabinets/furniture. All of these, together with the wall color, form the color scheme of a room. As you see in the pictures above – the color palette is not made up just from the wall color but also the ceiling, beams, carpet, etc.
Here are some neutral paint color ideas – ideal for most basements: