Benjamin Moore Capitol White CW-10

Let’s dive into a full Capitol White paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful CW-10. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Capitol White CW-10
Color code:CW-10
Color name:Capitol White
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Capitol White for bedroom

  • Capitol White Bedroom
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  • Capitol White Bedroom
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  • Capitol White Bedroom
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  • Capitol White 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.

Capitol White for living room

  • Bm Capitol White Living Room
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  • Bm Capitol White Living Room
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  • Capitol White Living Room
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  • Bm Capitol White Living Room
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  • Bm Capitol White Living Room
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  • Capitol White Living Room
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  • Bm Capitol White Living Room
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  • Bm Capitol White Living Room
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  • Capitol White Living Room
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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Yellow color shade can create a unique space

What are Benjamin Moore Capitol White undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Capitol White 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

R
G
B

HEX value

HEX value:

#F5F2E5

RGB code:

245, 242, 229

Is Benjamin Moore Capitol White CW-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 49° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

CW-10 Capitol White HSL code: 49, 44%, 93%

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 Yellow 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 Capitol White:

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

Capitol White CW-10 vs Gardenia AF-10

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Benjamin Moore Capitol White CW-10 vs Benjamin Moore Gardenia AF-10Open Capitol White CW-10
LRV: 86.93%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 85.03%
White color
Temperature: warm

Capitol White CW-10 vs Powder Sand OC-113

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Benjamin Moore Capitol White CW-10 vs Benjamin Moore Powder Sand OC-113Open Capitol White CW-10
LRV: 86.93%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 86.55%
White color
Temperature: warm