Behr Fair Ivory

Behr Fair Ivory M230-2 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Fair Ivory paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M230-2. 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:M230-2
Color name:Fair Ivory

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What are Behr Fair Ivory undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

252, 231, 207

Is Behr Fair Ivory M230-2 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 32° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M230-2 Fair Ivory HSL code: 32, 88%, 90%

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

Fair Ivory M230-2 vs Almond Milk OR-W05

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Fair Ivory M230-2 vs Popcorn Ball 320E-1

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Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

HEX#fce7cfcopy color code
RGB Decimal252, 231, 207copy color code
RGB Percent98.82%, 90.59%, 81.18%copy color code
HSVHue: 32° Saturation: 17.86% Value: 98.82%copy color code
HSLhsl(32, 88, 90)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 8.33 Yellow: 17.86 Key: 1.18copy color code
YIQY: 234.543 I: 20.226 Q: -3.027copy color code
XYZX: 79.982 Y: 82.354 Z: 70.697copy color code
CIE LabL:92.731 a:3.382 b:14.282copy color code
CIE LuvL:92.731 u:14.01 v:20.408copy color code
Decimal16574415copy color code
Hunter lab90.749, -1.489, 17.335copy color code