SW 7100

Sherwin Williams Arcade White

Sherwin Williams Arcade White SW 7100 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Arcade White paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7100. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:SW 7100
Color name:Arcade White
Brand:Sherwin Williams

LRV of Arcade White

Arcade White SW 7100 has an LRV of 85.82% and refers to White colors that reflect almost all 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 85.82% 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.

What are Sherwin Williams Arcade White undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Arcade White 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

HEX value:


RGB code:

243, 238, 231

Is Sherwin Williams Arcade White SW 7100 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 35° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7100 Arcade White HSL code: 35, 33%, 93%

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.

  • Warm Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

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 Arcade White:

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 7100 Arcade White

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

Arcade White SW 7100 vs Cheviot SW 9503

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 Arcade White SW 7100 vs Sherwin Williams Cheviot SW 9503Sherwin Williams Arcade White SW 7100
LRV: 85.82%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 88.72%
White color
Temperature: warm

Arcade White SW 7100 vs Fancy Pink SW 7107

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Sherwin Williams Arcade White SW 7100 vs Sherwin Williams Fancy Pink SW 7107Sherwin Williams Arcade White SW 7100
LRV: 85.82%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 83.46%
White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

HEX#f3eee7copy color code
RGB Decimal243, 238, 231copy color code
RGB Percent95.29%, 93.33%, 90.59%copy color code
HSVHue: 35° Saturation: 4.94% Value: 95.29%copy color code
HSLhsl(35, 33, 93)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 2.06 Yellow: 4.94 Key: 4.71copy color code
YIQY: 238.697 I: 5.229 Q: -1.121copy color code
XYZX: 81.957 Y: 85.974 Z: 87.857copy color code
CIE LabL:94.301 a:0.469 b:3.979copy color code
CIE LuvL:94.301 u:3.25 v:5.976copy color code
Decimal15986407copy color code
Hunter lab92.722, -4.487, 8.727copy color code