Behr Butter Caramel HDC-CL-18A

Color code:HDC-CL-18A
Color name:Butter Caramel

Behr HDC-CL-18A Butter Caramel adds a warm and inviting touch to any space. This rich and creamy color pairs beautifully with earthy tones like Behr HDC-NT-19 Furnace Hills and Behr 380C-2 Camelback. For a more contrasted look, consider combining Butter Caramel with deep shades such as Behr HDC-AC-06 Framboise Jam or Behr 540F-7 Blackberry. Embrace a cozy and sophisticated atmosphere by incorporating Butter Caramel into your home decor palette.

What are Behr Butter Caramel undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

166, 122, 76

Is Behr Butter Caramel HDC-CL-18A cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 31° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-CL-18A Butter Caramel HSL code: 31, 37%, 47%

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 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 Behr Butter 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

Butter Caramel HDC-CL-18A vs Lavish Gold MQ2-14

Behr Butter Caramel HDC-CL-18A vs Behr Lavish Gold MQ2-14Open Butter Caramel HDC-CL-18A
LRV: 22.47%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 24.04%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Butter Caramel HDC-CL-18A vs 24 Karat M280-7

Behr Butter Caramel HDC-CL-18A vs Behr 24 Karat M280-7Open Butter Caramel HDC-CL-18A
LRV: 22.47%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 23.89%
Medium color
Temperature: warm