Benjamin Moore Barren Plain 2111-60 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Barren Plain paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2111-60. 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.

Official color page:Barren Plain 2111-60
Color code:2111-60
Color name:Barren Plain
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Barren Plain 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Barren Plain for living room

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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

Benjamin Moore 2111-60 for bathroom

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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Light real bathrooms.

Benjamin Moore Barren Plain reviews

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are Benjamin Moore Barren Plain undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#D3D0C9

RGB code:

211, 208, 201

Is Benjamin Moore Barren Plain 2111-60 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 42° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2111-60 Barren Plain HSL code: 42, 10%, 81%

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 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 Benjamin Moore Barren Plain:

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

Barren Plain 2111-60 vs Sea Froth 2107-60

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Benjamin Moore Barren Plain 2111-60 vs Benjamin Moore Sea Froth 2107-60Open Barren Plain 2111-60
LRV: 62.12%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 61.86%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Barren Plain 2111-60 vs Lilac Hush CSP-490

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Benjamin Moore Barren Plain 2111-60 vs Benjamin Moore Lilac Hush CSP-490Open Barren Plain 2111-60
LRV: 62.12%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 63.89%
Light color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Barren Plain

Barren Plain 2111-60 has an LRV of 62.12% and refers to Light colors that reflect most 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 62.12% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#D3D0C9copy color code
RGB Decimal211, 208, 201copy color code
RGB Percent82.75%, 81.57%, 78.82%copy color code
HSVHue: 42° Saturation: 4.74% Value: 82.75%copy color code
HSLhsl(42, 10, 81)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 1.42 Yellow: 4.74 Key: 17.25copy color code
YIQY: 208.099 I: 4.037 Q: -1.544copy color code
XYZX: 59.96 Y: 63.178 Z: 64.278copy color code
CIE LabL:83.536 a:-0.211 b:3.837copy color code
CIE LuvL:83.536 u:2.118 v:5.772copy color code
Decimal13881545copy color code
Hunter lab79.485, -4.444, 7.692copy color code
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