Behr Lemon Balm

Behr Lemon Balm PPU8-13 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Lemon Balm paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU8-13. 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:PPU8-13
Color name:Lemon Balm

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What are Behr Lemon Balm undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

229, 217, 182

Is Behr Lemon Balm PPU8-13 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 45° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU8-13 Lemon Balm HSL code: 45, 47%, 81%

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

Lemon Balm PPU8-13 vs Comfy Beige N290-3

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Lemon Balm PPU8-13 vs Honey Mist MQ3-42

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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#e5d9b6copy color code
RGB Decimal229, 217, 182copy color code
RGB Percent89.80%, 85.10%, 71.37%copy color code
HSVHue: 45° Saturation: 20.52% Value: 89.8%copy color code
HSLhsl(45, 47, 81)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 5.24 Yellow: 20.52 Key: 10.2copy color code
YIQY: 216.598 I: 18.398 Q: -8.354copy color code
XYZX: 65.569 Y: 69.662 Z: 54.235copy color code
CIE LabL:86.831 a:-1.441 b:18.755copy color code
CIE LuvL:86.831 u:9.205 v:27.192copy color code
Decimal15063478copy color code
Hunter lab83.464, -5.834, 19.898copy color code