Behr Slender Reed

Behr Slender Reed S290-3 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Slender Reed paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful S290-3. 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:S290-3
Color name:Slender Reed

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What are Behr Slender Reed undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

222, 194, 159

Is Behr Slender Reed S290-3 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 33° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

S290-3 Slender Reed HSL code: 33, 49%, 75%

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

Slender Reed S290-3 vs Tostada S270-3

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Slender Reed S290-3 vs Renoir Bisque PPU4-14

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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#dec29fcopy color code
RGB Decimal222, 194, 159copy color code
RGB Percent87.06%, 76.08%, 62.35%copy color code
HSVHue: 33° Saturation: 28.38% Value: 87.06%copy color code
HSLhsl(33, 49, 75)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 12.61 Yellow: 28.38 Key: 12.94copy color code
YIQY: 198.382 I: 27.932 Q: -4.969copy color code
XYZX: 55.674 Y: 56.618 Z: 40.787copy color code
CIE LabL:79.964 a:4.712 b:21.283copy color code
CIE LuvL:79.964 u:19.685 v:28.776copy color code
Decimal14598815copy color code
Hunter lab75.245, 0.394, 20.533copy color code