Benjamin Moore Blue Springs

Benjamin Moore Blue Springs 1592 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Blue Springs paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1592. Find out if this gorgeous cold 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:Blue Springs 1592
Color code:1592
Color name:Blue Springs
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Blue Springs

Blue Springs 1592 has an LRV of 48.74% 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 48.74% 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 Blue Springs undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

180, 187, 188

Is Benjamin Moore Blue Springs 1592 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 188° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1592 Blue Springs HSL code: 188, 6%, 72%

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.

  • Cool Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Blue Springs:

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

Blue Springs 1592 vs Winter Solstice 1605

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Blue Springs 1592 vs Benjamin Moore Winter Solstice 1605Benjamin Moore Blue Springs 1592
LRV: 48.74%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 50.66%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Blue Springs 1592 vs Pleasant Valley 696

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Benjamin Moore Blue Springs 1592 vs Benjamin Moore Pleasant Valley 696Benjamin Moore Blue Springs 1592
LRV: 48.74%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 50.46%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

HEX#B4BBBCcopy color code
RGB Decimal180, 187, 188copy color code
RGB Percent70.59%, 73.33%, 73.73%copy color code
HSVHue: 188° Saturation: 4.26% Value: 73.73%copy color code
HSLhsl(188, 6, 72)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 4.26 Magenta: 0.53 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 26.27copy color code
YIQY: 185.021 I: -4.493 Q: -1.17copy color code
XYZX: 45.667 Y: 48.874 Z: 54.591copy color code
CIE LabL:75.373 a:-2.235 b:-1.345copy color code
CIE LuvL:75.373 u:-3.957 v:-1.626copy color code
Decimal11844540copy color code
Hunter lab69.91, -5.742, 2.639copy color code