Behr Ginger Sugar

Behr Ginger Sugar MQ3-18 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Ginger Sugar paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ3-18. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ3-18
Color name:Ginger Sugar

Ginger Sugar for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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What are Behr Ginger Sugar undertones?

Yellow is Behr Ginger Sugar 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

221, 218, 206

Is Behr Ginger Sugar MQ3-18 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 48° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ3-18 Ginger Sugar HSL code: 48, 18%, 84%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Greige 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

Ginger Sugar MQ3-18 vs Drift of Mist SW 9166

Behr Ginger Sugar MQ3-18 vs Sherwin Williams Drift of Mist SW 9166Behr Ginger Sugar MQ3-18
LRV: -%
Temperature: warm
LRV: 69%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Ginger Sugar MQ3-18 vs City Loft SW 7631

Behr Ginger Sugar MQ3-18 vs Sherwin Williams City Loft SW 7631Behr Ginger Sugar MQ3-18
LRV: -%
Temperature: warm
LRV: 71.15%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#dddacecopy color code
RGB Decimal221, 218, 206copy color code
RGB Percent86.67%, 85.49%, 80.78%copy color code
HSVHue: 48° Saturation: 6.79% Value: 86.67%copy color code
HSLhsl(48, 18, 84)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 1.36 Yellow: 6.79 Key: 13.33copy color code
YIQY: 217.529 I: 5.644 Q: -3.1copy color code
XYZX: 66.028 Y: 69.972 Z: 68.403copy color code
CIE LabL:86.983 a:-1.065 b:6.265copy color code
CIE LuvL:86.983 u:2.401 v:9.554copy color code
Decimal14539470copy color code
Hunter lab83.649, -5.487, 10.07copy color code