RAL 1001

RAL Classic Beige

RAL Classic Beige RAL 1001 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Beige paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 1001. 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:RAL 1001
Color name: Beige
Brand:RAL Classic

Beige 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Beige

Beige RAL 1001 has an LRV of 48.09% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half of the incident light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 48.09% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

What are RAL Classic Beige undertones?

Red is RAL Classic Beige 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

208, 176, 132

Is RAL Classic Beige RAL 1001 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 35° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 1001 Beige HSL code: 35, 45%, 67%

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 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 RAL Classic Beige:

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.

RAL Classic RAL 1001 Beige

Color comparison

Beige RAL 1001 vs Sand yellow RAL 1002

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

RAL Classic  Beige RAL 1001 vs RAL Classic  Sand yellow RAL 1002RAL Classic  Beige RAL 1001
LRV: 48.09%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 45.07%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Beige RAL 1001 vs RAL 280-3

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

RAL Classic  Beige RAL 1001 vs RAL Effect  RAL 280-3RAL Classic  Beige RAL 1001
LRV: 48.09%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 52.98%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#D0B084copy color code
RGB Decimal208, 176, 132copy color code
RGB Percent81.57%, 69.02%, 51.76%copy color code
HSVHue: 35° Saturation: 36.54% Value: 81.57%copy color code
HSLhsl(35, 45, 67)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 15.38 Yellow: 36.54 Key: 18.43copy color code
YIQY: 180.552 I: 33.208 Q: -6.924copy color code
XYZX: 45.703 Y: 46.129 Z: 28.32copy color code
CIE LabL:73.629 a:5.386 b:26.867copy color code
CIE LuvL:73.629 u:23.356 v:34.801copy color code
Decimal13676676copy color code
Hunter lab67.918, 1.26, 22.82copy color code
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