2085-10

Benjamin Moore Arroyo Red

Benjamin Moore Arroyo Red 2085-10 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Arroyo Red paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2085-10. 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.

Official color page:Arroyo Red 2085-10
Color code:2085-10
Color name:Arroyo Red
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Arroyo Red

Arroyo Red 2085-10 has an LRV of 7.37% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 7.37% 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 Arroyo Red undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#6E3731

RGB code:

110, 55, 49

Is Benjamin Moore Arroyo Red 2085-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 6° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2085-10 Arroyo Red HSL code: 6, 38%, 31%

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 codes

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HEX#6E3731copy color code
RGB Decimal110, 55, 49copy color code
RGB Percent43.14%, 21.57%, 19.22%copy color code
HSVHue: 6° Saturation: 55.45% Value: 43.14%copy color code
HSLhsl(6, 38, 31)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 50.0 Yellow: 55.45 Key: 56.86copy color code
YIQY: 70.761 I: 34.703 Q: 9.767copy color code
XYZX: 8.351 Y: 6.27 Z: 3.675copy color code
CIE LabL:30.084 a:23.649 b:14.819copy color code
CIE LuvL:30.084 u:37.808 v:11.405copy color code
Decimal7223089copy color code
Hunter lab25.04, 15.715, 8.825copy color code
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