Benjamin Moore Aztec Brick

Benjamin Moore Aztec Brick 2175-10 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Aztec Brick paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2175-10. 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:Aztec Brick 2175-10
Color code:2175-10
Color name:Aztec Brick
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Aztec Brick for bedroom

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LRV of Aztec Brick

Aztec Brick 2175-10 has an LRV of 14.97% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 14.97% 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 Aztec Brick undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

166, 83, 48

Is Benjamin Moore Aztec Brick 2175-10 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 18° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2175-10 Aztec Brick HSL code: 18, 55%, 42%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Benjamin Moore Aztec Brick:

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

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

Aztec Brick 2175-10 vs Navajo Red 2171-10

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

Benjamin Moore Aztec Brick 2175-10 vs Benjamin Moore Navajo Red 2171-10Benjamin Moore Aztec Brick 2175-10
LRV: 14.97%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 14.97%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Aztec Brick 2175-10 vs Pilgrimage Foliage 2175-20

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Aztec Brick 2175-10 vs Benjamin Moore Pilgrimage Foliage 2175-20Benjamin Moore Aztec Brick 2175-10
LRV: 14.97%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 14.97%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#A65330copy color code
RGB Decimal166, 83, 48copy color code
RGB Percent65.10%, 32.55%, 18.82%copy color code
HSVHue: 18° Saturation: 71.08% Value: 65.1%copy color code
HSLhsl(18, 55, 42)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 50.0 Yellow: 71.08 Key: 34.9copy color code
YIQY: 103.827 I: 60.707 Q: 6.666copy color code
XYZX: 19.354 Y: 14.509 Z: 4.577copy color code
CIE LabL:44.954 a:31.425 b:35.554copy color code
CIE LuvL:44.954 u:64.832 v:30.675copy color code
Decimal10900272copy color code
Hunter lab38.091, 24.038, 19.54copy color code
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