MQ2-48

Behr Sturdy Brown

Behr Sturdy Brown MQ2-48 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Sturdy Brown paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ2-48. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ2-48
Color name:Sturdy Brown
Brand:Behr

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What are Behr Sturdy Brown undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#9B856F

RGB code:

155, 133, 111

Is Behr Sturdy Brown MQ2-48 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 30° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ2-48 Sturdy Brown HSL code: 30, 18%, 52%

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 Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Greige 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

Sturdy Brown MQ2-48 vs Modern Mocha N150-4

Behr Sturdy Brown MQ2-48 vs Behr Modern Mocha N150-4Behr Sturdy Brown MQ2-48
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Sturdy Brown MQ2-48 vs Sawdust SW 6158

Behr Sturdy Brown MQ2-48 vs Sherwin Williams Sawdust SW 6158Behr Sturdy Brown MQ2-48
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 25.99%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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FormatCode
HEX#9b856fcopy color code
RGB Decimal155, 133, 111copy color code
RGB Percent60.78%, 52.16%, 43.53%copy color code
HSVHue: 30° Saturation: 28.39% Value: 60.78%copy color code
HSLhsl(30, 18, 52)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 14.19 Yellow: 28.39 Key: 39.22copy color code
YIQY: 137.07 I: 20.179 Q: -2.193copy color code
XYZX: 24.774 Y: 24.892 Z: 18.534copy color code
CIE LabL:56.97 a:4.866 b:14.969copy color code
CIE LuvL:56.97 u:15.221 v:18.798copy color code
Decimal10192239copy color code
Hunter lab49.892, 1.325, 12.899copy color code