Behr Frontier Brown

Behr Frontier Brown N190-5 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Frontier Brown paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful N190-5. 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:N190-5
Color name:Frontier Brown

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What are Behr Frontier Brown undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

154, 129, 114

Is Behr Frontier Brown N190-5 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 22° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

N190-5 Frontier Brown HSL code: 22, 17%, 53%

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.

Color comparison

Frontier Brown N190-5 vs Dusted Truffle SW 9083

Behr Frontier Brown N190-5 vs Sherwin Williams Dusted Truffle SW 9083Behr Frontier Brown N190-5
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 24.68%
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Temperature: warm

Frontier Brown N190-5 vs Sturdy Brown MQ2-48

Behr Frontier Brown N190-5 vs Behr Sturdy Brown MQ2-48Behr Frontier Brown N190-5
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#9a8172copy color code
RGB Decimal154, 129, 114copy color code
RGB Percent60.39%, 50.59%, 44.71%copy color code
HSVHue: 23° Saturation: 25.97% Value: 60.39%copy color code
HSLhsl(22, 17, 53)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 16.23 Yellow: 25.97 Key: 39.61copy color code
YIQY: 134.765 I: 19.718 Q: 0.62copy color code
XYZX: 24.214 Y: 23.786 Z: 19.231copy color code
CIE LabL:55.873 a:7.167 b:11.707copy color code
CIE LuvL:55.873 u:16.661 v:14.268copy color code
Decimal10125682copy color code
Hunter lab48.771, 3.272, 10.761copy color code
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