Behr Craft Brown HDC-AC-12

Color code:HDC-AC-12
Color name:Craft Brown

Enhance your space with the warm and inviting hues of Behr Craft Brown (HDC-AC-12). This rich and earthy shade adds a cozy touch to any room, creating a sense of comfort and sophistication. Pair Craft Brown with soft cream (Behr Ivory Mist HDC-CT-21) for a subtle contrast, or with a deep navy blue (Behr Optimum Blue HDC-AC-25) for a striking and modern look. Whether used on walls, furniture, or accents, Craft Brown brings a timeless elegance to your home decor. Elevate your space with this versatile and stylish color choice.

What are Behr Craft Brown undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

183, 160, 131

Is Behr Craft Brown HDC-AC-12 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 33° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-AC-12 Craft Brown HSL code: 33, 27%, 62%

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 Beige 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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Craft Brown:

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

Craft Brown HDC-AC-12 vs Latte SW 6108

Behr Craft Brown HDC-AC-12 vs Sherwin Williams Latte SW 6108Open Craft Brown HDC-AC-12
LRV: 37.05%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.57%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Craft Brown HDC-AC-12 vs Cavern Clay MQ2-41

Behr Craft Brown HDC-AC-12 vs Behr Cavern Clay MQ2-41Open Craft Brown HDC-AC-12
LRV: 37.05%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 34.79%
Medium color
Temperature: warm