Behr Simply Sage

Behr Simply Sage PPU10-16 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Simply Sage paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU10-16. 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:PPU10-16
Color name:Simply Sage

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What are Behr Simply Sage undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

167, 169, 150

Is Behr Simply Sage PPU10-16 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 66° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU10-16 Simply Sage HSL code: 66, 10%, 63%

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 Green 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

Simply Sage PPU10-16 vs Jungle Camouflage N350-4

Behr Simply Sage PPU10-16 vs Behr Jungle Camouflage N350-4Behr Simply Sage PPU10-16
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Simply Sage PPU10-16 vs Downing Stone SW 2821

Behr Simply Sage PPU10-16 vs Sherwin Williams Downing Stone SW 2821Behr Simply Sage PPU10-16
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 36.35%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#a7a996copy color code
RGB Decimal167, 169, 150copy color code
RGB Percent65.49%, 66.27%, 58.82%copy color code
HSVHue: 66° Saturation: 11.24% Value: 66.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(66, 10, 63)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 1.18 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 11.24 Key: 33.73copy color code
YIQY: 166.236 I: 4.914 Q: -6.336copy color code
XYZX: 35.628 Y: 38.794 Z: 34.457copy color code
CIE LabL:68.602 a:-4.148 b:9.573copy color code
CIE LuvL:68.602 u:-0.137 v:14.248copy color code
Decimal10987926copy color code
Hunter lab62.285, -6.892, 10.799copy color code