Behr White Metal

Behr White Metal N520-1 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full White Metal paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful N520-1. 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:N520-1
Color name:White Metal

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What are Behr White Metal undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

209, 209, 207

Is Behr White Metal N520-1 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 60° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

N520-1 White Metal HSL code: 60, 2%, 82%

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 Grey 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

White Metal N520-1 vs Misty SW 6232

Behr White Metal N520-1 vs Sherwin Williams Misty SW 6232Behr White Metal N520-1
LRV: -%
Temperature: warm
LRV: 63.91%
Light color
Temperature: cold

White Metal N520-1 vs Touch of Grey SW 9549

Behr White Metal N520-1 vs Sherwin Williams Touch of Grey SW 9549Behr White Metal N520-1
LRV: -%
Temperature: warm
LRV: 62.35%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#d1d1cfcopy color code
RGB Decimal209, 209, 207copy color code
RGB Percent81.96%, 81.96%, 81.18%copy color code
HSVHue: 60° Saturation: 0.96% Value: 81.96%copy color code
HSLhsl(60, 2, 82)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.96 Key: 18.04copy color code
YIQY: 208.772 I: 0.643 Q: -0.622copy color code
XYZX: 60.355 Y: 63.661 Z: 68.123copy color code
CIE LabL:83.789 a:-0.364 b:0.993copy color code
CIE LuvL:83.789 u:0.112 v:1.562copy color code
Decimal13750735copy color code
Hunter lab79.788, -4.605, 5.23copy color code
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