Behr Swiss Coffee

Behr Swiss Coffee 12 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Swiss Coffee paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 12. 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:12
Color name:Swiss Coffee

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What are Behr Swiss Coffee undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

241, 237, 224

Is Behr Swiss Coffee 12 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 46° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

12 Swiss Coffee HSL code: 46, 38%, 91%

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 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

Swiss Coffee 12 vs White Wool GR-W01

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Swiss Coffee 12 vs Bleached Linen PPU5-09

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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#f1ede0copy color code
RGB Decimal241, 237, 224copy color code
RGB Percent94.51%, 92.94%, 87.84%copy color code
HSVHue: 46° Saturation: 7.05% Value: 94.51%copy color code
HSLhsl(46, 38, 91)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 1.66 Yellow: 7.05 Key: 5.49copy color code
YIQY: 236.714 I: 6.561 Q: -3.199copy color code
XYZX: 80.012 Y: 84.652 Z: 82.625copy color code
CIE LabL:93.733 a:-0.878 b:6.771copy color code
CIE LuvL:93.733 u:3.025 v:10.389copy color code
Decimal15855072copy color code
Hunter lab92.006, -5.782, 11.16copy color code