Behr Bistro

Behr Bistro MQ2-34 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Bistro paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ2-34. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ2-34
Color name:Bistro

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What are Behr Bistro undertones?

Red is Behr Bistro 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

112, 89, 80

Is Behr Bistro MQ2-34 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 17° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ2-34 Bistro HSL code: 17, 17%, 38%

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 Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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.

Color comparison

Bistro MQ2-34 vs Terrace Brown HDC-CL-12

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Bistro MQ2-34 vs Swiss Brown N210-6

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Color codes

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HEX#705950copy color code
RGB Decimal112, 89, 80copy color code
RGB Percent43.92%, 34.90%, 31.37%copy color code
HSVHue: 17° Saturation: 28.57% Value: 43.92%copy color code
HSLhsl(17, 17, 38)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 20.54 Yellow: 28.57 Key: 56.08copy color code
YIQY: 94.851 I: 16.598 Q: 2.065copy color code
XYZX: 11.702 Y: 11.169 Z: 9.127copy color code
CIE LabL:39.864 a:7.949 b:8.789copy color code
CIE LuvL:39.864 u:14.879 v:9.418copy color code
Decimal7362896copy color code
Hunter lab33.42, 4.018, 7.203copy color code
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