Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest AF-480

Official color page:Boreal Forest AF-480
Color code:AF-480
Color name:Boreal Forest
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Transform your space with the captivating hue of Benjamin Moore AF-480, Boreal Forest. This deep and rich color evokes feelings of tranquility and sophistication, making it an excellent choice for accent walls or a bold statement piece. Pair Boreal Forest with soft neutrals like Benjamin Moore White Dove OC-17 or warm tones such as Benjamin Moore HC-166 Kendall Charcoal for a harmonious and inviting look. Elevate your interior design with Boreal Forest for a touch of nature-inspired elegance.

Boreal Forest for bedroom

Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest bedroom
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest bedroom
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest bedroom
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest 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 cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Boreal Forest for living room

Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest living room interior
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest japandi interior
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest living room
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Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Green color shade can create a unique space

Benjamin Moore AF-480 for bathroom

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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest bathroom
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest minimalist bathroom
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest bathroom
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Dark real bathrooms.

Benjamin Moore AF-480 on kitchen cabinets

Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest kitchen cabinets
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest kitchen cabinets
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest small kitchen cabinets
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest kitchen cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest reviews

Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest wall
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest kitchen painted backsplash
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest kitchen backsplash
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Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest living room
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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.

What are Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest undertones?

Green is Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest 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:

#535F4E

RGB code:

83, 95, 78

Is Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest AF-480 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 102° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

AF-480 Boreal Forest HSL code: 102, 10%, 34%

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 Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green 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 Boreal Forest:

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

Benjamin Moore AF-480 Boreal Forest

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.

Benjamin Moore AF-480 Boreal Forest

Color comparison

Boreal Forest AF-480 vs Calico Blue 707

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Benjamin Moore Boreal Forest AF-480 vs Benjamin Moore Calico Blue 707Open Boreal Forest AF-480
LRV: 12.17%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 9.3%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Boreal Forest AF-480 vs Martha's Vineyard 630

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 Boreal Forest AF-480 vs Benjamin Moore Martha's Vineyard 630Open Boreal Forest AF-480
LRV: 12.17%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 11.51%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold