Behr String Cheese M260-1

Color code:M260-1
Color name:String Cheese

Welcome to the world of Behr String Cheese, a soft and inviting shade that exudes warmth and charm. This delightful hue, M260-1, pairs perfectly with a variety of décor styles, from traditional to modern. Imagine this luminous color adorning the walls of a cozy living room, infusing the space with a sense of comfort and tranquility. In a bedroom, M260-1 creates a soothing backdrop for rest and relaxation, promoting a peaceful atmosphere. Whether used in a nursery, office, or dining room, this versatile color will bring a touch of timeless elegance to any room it graces.

What are Behr String Cheese undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

251, 241, 221

Is Behr String Cheese M260-1 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.

M260-1 String Cheese HSL code: 40, 79%, 93%

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 String Cheese:

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

String Cheese M260-1 vs Glass Of Milk P260-1

Behr String Cheese M260-1 vs Behr Glass Of Milk P260-1Open String Cheese M260-1
LRV: 88.62%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 89.88%
White color
Temperature: warm

String Cheese M260-1 vs Honied White SW 7106

Behr String Cheese M260-1 vs Sherwin Williams Honied White SW 7106Open String Cheese M260-1
LRV: 88.62%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 86%
White color
Temperature: warm