Behr Smooth Silk YL-W07

Let’s dive into a full Smooth Silk paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful YL-W07. 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:YL-W07
Color name:Smooth Silk
Brand:Behr

What are Behr Smooth Silk undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#F6EAD2

RGB code:

246, 234, 210

Is Behr Smooth Silk YL-W07 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 40° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

YL-W07 Smooth Silk HSL code: 40, 67%, 89%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Smooth Silk:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Smooth Silk YL-W07 vs Dollop Of Cream SW 7120

Behr Smooth Silk YL-W07 vs Sherwin Williams Dollop Of Cream SW 7120Open Smooth Silk YL-W07
LRV: 82.93%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 84.45%
White color
Temperature: warm

Smooth Silk YL-W07 vs Garden Rose White HDC-CT-02

Behr Smooth Silk YL-W07 vs Behr Garden Rose White HDC-CT-02Open Smooth Silk YL-W07
LRV: 82.93%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 83.36%
White color
Temperature: warm