Behr Canyon Wind BL-W12

Color code:BL-W12
Color name:Canyon Wind

Picture a tranquil space bathed in Behr Canyon Wind – a soft, earthy hue that evokes a sense of serenity. This versatile color \BLW12 pairs beautifully with shades of rich brown and accents of sage green, creating a harmonious and grounded ambiance. Blend it with warm neutrals like sandstone and deep charcoal to add depth and sophistication to any room. The subtle undertones of \BLW12 make it an ideal choice for creating a cozy and inviting atmosphere, perfect for unwinding after a long day.

What are Behr Canyon Wind undertones?

Green is Behr Canyon Wind 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

227, 229, 223

Is Behr Canyon Wind BL-W12 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 80° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

BL-W12 Canyon Wind HSL code: 80, 10%, 89%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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 Canyon Wind:

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

Canyon Wind BL-W12 vs Spare White SW 6203

Behr Canyon Wind BL-W12 vs Sherwin Williams Spare White SW 6203Open Canyon Wind BL-W12
LRV: 77.27%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 77.31%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Canyon Wind BL-W12 vs Ski Slope SW 6518

Behr Canyon Wind BL-W12 vs Sherwin Williams Ski Slope SW 6518Open Canyon Wind BL-W12
LRV: 77.27%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 77.56%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold