Behr Carving Party M220-3

Color code:M220-3
Color name:Carving Party

Immerse your space in the warm embrace of Behr Carving Party (M220-3). This inviting shade evokes a sense of comfort and coziness, perfect for creating a welcoming atmosphere in your living room or bedroom. The subtle hints of Carving Party (M220-3) infuse a gentle energy that is both soothing and uplifting, making it an ideal choice for relaxation areas such as reading nooks or meditation spaces. Pair this versatile hue with light wood furnishings and soft textiles to enhance its natural appeal and create a harmonious balance in your home. Let Behr's Carving Party (M220-3) transform your space into a peaceful sanctuary where you can unwind and recharge.

What are Behr Carving Party undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

240, 195, 159

Is Behr Carving Party M220-3 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 27° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M220-3 Carving Party HSL code: 27, 73%, 78%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Carving Party:

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

Carving Party M220-3 vs Cactus Blooms M230-4

Behr Carving Party M220-3 vs Behr Cactus Blooms M230-4Open Carving Party M220-3
LRV: 60.52%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 63.15%
Light color
Temperature: warm