Behr Colorful Leaves M190-7 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Colorful Leaves paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M190-7. 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:M190-7
Color name:Colorful Leaves
Brand:Behr

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LRV of Colorful Leaves

Colorful Leaves M190-7 has an LRV of 16.5% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little light.

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 16.50% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

What are Behr Colorful Leaves undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#AA5C43

RGB code:

170, 92, 67

Is Behr Colorful Leaves M190-7 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 15° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M190-7 Colorful Leaves HSL code: 15, 43%, 46%

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 Colorful Leaves:

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

Colorful Leaves M190-7 vs Nouveau Copper HDC-AC-01

Behr Colorful Leaves M190-7 vs Behr Nouveau Copper HDC-AC-01Open Colorful Leaves M190-7
LRV: 16.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 15.38%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Colorful Leaves M190-7 vs Earthen Jug SW 7703

Behr Colorful Leaves M190-7 vs Sherwin Williams Earthen Jug SW 7703Open Colorful Leaves M190-7
LRV: 16.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 16.7%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#aa5c43copy color code
RGB Decimal170, 92, 67copy color code
RGB Percent66.67%, 36.08%, 26.27%copy color code
HSVHue: 15° Saturation: 60.59% Value: 66.67%copy color code
HSLhsl(15, 43, 46)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 45.88 Yellow: 60.59 Key: 33.33copy color code
YIQY: 112.472 I: 54.514 Q: 8.72copy color code
XYZX: 21.419 Y: 16.608 Z: 7.386copy color code
CIE LabL:47.762 a:29.433 b:28.367copy color code
CIE LuvL:47.762 u:58.91 v:26.284copy color code
Decimal11164739copy color code
Hunter lab40.753, 22.501, 17.781copy color code
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