Benjamin Moore Almond Beige

Benjamin Moore Almond Beige 2101-40 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Almond Beige paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2101-40. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Almond Beige 2101-40
Color code:2101-40
Color name:Almond Beige
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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LRV of Almond Beige

Almond Beige 2101-40 has an LRV of 25.43% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 25.43% 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 Benjamin Moore Almond Beige undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Almond 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

165, 127, 117

Is Benjamin Moore Almond Beige 2101-40 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 13° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2101-40 Almond Beige HSL code: 13, 21%, 55%

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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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 Benjamin Moore Almond Beige:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

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.

Color comparison

Almond Beige 2101-40 vs Cougar Brown 2106-40

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Benjamin Moore Almond Beige 2101-40 vs Benjamin Moore Cougar Brown 2106-40Benjamin Moore Almond Beige 2101-40
LRV: 25.43%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 24.88%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Almond Beige 2101-40 vs Santa Fe Tan 2097-40

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

Benjamin Moore Almond Beige 2101-40 vs Benjamin Moore Santa Fe Tan 2097-40Benjamin Moore Almond Beige 2101-40
LRV: 25.43%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 24.6%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#A57F75copy color code
RGB Decimal165, 127, 117copy color code
RGB Percent64.71%, 49.80%, 45.88%copy color code
HSVHue: 13° Saturation: 29.09% Value: 64.71%copy color code
HSLhsl(13, 21, 55)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 23.03 Yellow: 29.09 Key: 35.29copy color code
YIQY: 137.222 I: 25.858 Q: 4.926copy color code
XYZX: 26.318 Y: 24.464 Z: 20.161copy color code
CIE LabL:56.549 a:13.179 b:11.092copy color code
CIE LuvL:56.549 u:25.111 v:12.416copy color code
Decimal10846069copy color code
Hunter lab49.461, 8.421, 10.456copy color code
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