Behr Candlewick

Behr Candlewick HDC-CT-03 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Candlewick paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful HDC-CT-03. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:HDC-CT-03
Color name:Candlewick

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What are Behr Candlewick undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

247, 228, 191

Is Behr Candlewick HDC-CT-03 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 40° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-CT-03 Candlewick HSL code: 40, 78%, 86%

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 Yellow 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

Candlewick HDC-CT-03 vs Impressive Ivory SW 7560

Behr Candlewick HDC-CT-03 vs Sherwin Williams Impressive Ivory SW 7560Behr Candlewick HDC-CT-03
LRV: -%
Temperature: warm
LRV: 75.58%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Candlewick HDC-CT-03 vs Jersey Cream SW 6379

Behr Candlewick HDC-CT-03 vs Sherwin Williams Jersey Cream SW 6379Behr Candlewick HDC-CT-03
LRV: -%
Temperature: warm
LRV: 75.28%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f7e4bfcopy color code
RGB Decimal247, 228, 191copy color code
RGB Percent96.86%, 89.41%, 74.90%copy color code
HSVHue: 40° Saturation: 22.67% Value: 96.86%copy color code
HSLhsl(40, 78, 86)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 7.69 Yellow: 22.67 Key: 3.14copy color code
YIQY: 229.463 I: 23.212 Q: -7.495copy color code
XYZX: 75.505 Y: 79.024 Z: 60.552copy color code
CIE LabL:91.245 a:0.807 b:20.436copy color code
CIE LuvL:91.245 u:13.674 v:29.3copy color code
Decimal16245951copy color code
Hunter lab88.896, -3.957, 21.841copy color code