Behr Cajun Red

Behr Cajun Red PPU2-15 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cajun Red paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU2-15. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU2-15
Color name:Cajun Red

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What are Behr Cajun Red undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

164, 90, 74

Is Behr Cajun Red PPU2-15 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 11° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU2-15 Cajun Red HSL code: 11, 38%, 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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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

Cajun Red PPU2-15 vs Nouveau Copper HDC-AC-01

Behr Cajun Red PPU2-15 vs Behr Nouveau Copper HDC-AC-01Behr Cajun Red PPU2-15
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#a45a4acopy color code
RGB Decimal164, 90, 74copy color code
RGB Percent64.31%, 35.29%, 29.02%copy color code
HSVHue: 11° Saturation: 54.88% Value: 64.31%copy color code
HSLhsl(11, 38, 47)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 45.12 Yellow: 54.88 Key: 35.69copy color code
YIQY: 110.302 I: 49.238 Q: 10.675copy color code
XYZX: 20.203 Y: 15.701 Z: 8.443copy color code
CIE LabL:46.58 a:28.657 b:22.61copy color code
CIE LuvL:46.58 u:54.316 v:20.865copy color code
Decimal10771018copy color code
Hunter lab39.625, 21.667, 15.104copy color code
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