Behr Red Pepper

Behr Red Pepper PPU2-02 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Red Pepper paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU2-02. 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:PPU2-02
Color name:Red Pepper

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What are Behr Red Pepper undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

122, 63, 56

Is Behr Red Pepper PPU2-02 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 6° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU2-02 Red Pepper HSL code: 6, 37%, 35%

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

Red Pepper PPU2-02 vs Fire Roasted S150-7

Behr Red Pepper PPU2-02 vs Behr Fire Roasted S150-7Behr Red Pepper PPU2-02
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Red Pepper PPU2-02 vs Fireweed SW 6328

Behr Red Pepper PPU2-02 vs Sherwin Williams Fireweed SW 6328Behr Red Pepper PPU2-02
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 7.17%
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#7a3f38copy color code
RGB Decimal122, 63, 56copy color code
RGB Percent47.84%, 24.71%, 21.96%copy color code
HSVHue: 6° Saturation: 54.1% Value: 47.84%copy color code
HSLhsl(6, 37, 35)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 48.36 Yellow: 54.1 Key: 52.16copy color code
YIQY: 79.843 I: 37.408 Q: 10.302copy color code
XYZX: 10.518 Y: 7.979 Z: 4.727copy color code
CIE LabL:33.939 a:24.793 b:15.813copy color code
CIE LuvL:33.939 u:41.274 v:12.809copy color code
Decimal8011576copy color code
Hunter lab28.247, 17.032, 9.852copy color code
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