Behr Timeless Ruby

Behr Timeless Ruby HDC-CL-01 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Timeless Ruby paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful HDC-CL-01. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:HDC-CL-01
Color name:Timeless Ruby

Timeless Ruby for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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What are Behr Timeless Ruby undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

154, 65, 73

Is Behr Timeless Ruby HDC-CL-01 cool or warm?

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Color wheel
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With a hue of 355° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-CL-01 Timeless Ruby HSL code: 355, 41%, 43%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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

Timeless Ruby HDC-CL-01 vs French Rose HDC-CL-04

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Temperature: warm
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Timeless Ruby HDC-CL-01 vs Circus Red M140-6

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Color codes

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HEX#9a4149copy color code
RGB Decimal154, 65, 73copy color code
RGB Percent60.39%, 25.49%, 28.63%copy color code
HSVHue: 355° Saturation: 57.79% Value: 60.39%copy color code
HSLhsl(355, 41, 43)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 57.79 Yellow: 52.6 Key: 39.61copy color code
YIQY: 92.523 I: 50.464 Q: 21.316copy color code
XYZX: 16.42 Y: 11.134 Z: 7.586copy color code
CIE LabL:39.804 a:37.938 b:13.919copy color code
CIE LuvL:39.804 u:62.469 v:9.135copy color code
Decimal10109257copy color code
Hunter lab33.367, 29.451, 9.878copy color code
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