Behr Burnt Caramel MQ2-10

Color code:MQ2-10
Color name:Burnt Caramel

Behr Burnt Caramel (MQ2-10) is a rich, warm brown hue that exudes sophistication and warmth. This versatile color pairs beautifully with soft neutrals like ivory and taupe, creating a cozy and inviting atmosphere. For a more modern look, consider combining Burnt Caramel with accents in deep blues or greens to create a stylish contrast. Whether used as a wall color in a living room or as an accent in a bedroom, Burnt Caramel adds depth and character to any space. Embrace this elegant hue to bring a touch of luxury to your home decor.

What are Behr Burnt Caramel undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

132, 98, 66

Is Behr Burnt Caramel MQ2-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 29° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ2-10 Burnt Caramel HSL code: 29, 33%, 39%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Burnt Caramel:

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

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

Burnt Caramel MQ2-10 vs Craft Paper SW 6125

Behr Burnt Caramel MQ2-10 vs Sherwin Williams Craft Paper SW 6125Open Burnt Caramel MQ2-10
LRV: 14.14%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 15.34%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Burnt Caramel MQ2-10 vs Burnished Brandy SW 7523

Behr Burnt Caramel MQ2-10 vs Sherwin Williams Burnished Brandy SW 7523Open Burnt Caramel MQ2-10
LRV: 14.14%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 12.31%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm