2117-10

Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy

Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy 2117-10 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Carbon Copy paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2117-10. 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:Carbon Copy 2117-10
Color code:2117-10
Color name:Carbon Copy
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Carbon Copy for bedroom

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  • Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy 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 Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Carbon Copy for living room

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

Benjamin Moore 2117-10 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 Dark real bathrooms.

2117-10 on kitchen cabinets

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  • Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy kitchen cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating warm hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy 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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LRV of Carbon Copy

Carbon Copy 2117-10 has an LRV of 5.33% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 5.33% 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 Carbon Copy undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy 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:

#383537

RGB code:

56, 53, 55

Is Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy 2117-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 320° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2117-10 Carbon Copy HSL code: 320, 3%, 21%

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 Grey 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 Carbon Copy:

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

Carbon Copy 2117-10 vs Twilight Zone 2127-10

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 Carbon Copy 2117-10 vs Benjamin Moore Twilight Zone 2127-10Open Carbon Copy 2117-10
LRV: 5.33%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 5.11%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Carbon Copy 2117-10 vs Jet Black 2120-10

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

Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy 2117-10 vs Benjamin Moore Jet Black 2120-10Open Carbon Copy 2117-10
LRV: 5.33%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 4.71%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#383537copy color code
RGB Decimal56, 53, 55copy color code
RGB Percent21.96%, 20.78%, 21.57%copy color code
HSVHue: 320° Saturation: 5.36% Value: 21.96%copy color code
HSLhsl(320, 3, 21)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 5.36 Yellow: 1.79 Key: 78.04copy color code
YIQY: 54.125 I: 1.145 Q: 1.257copy color code
XYZX: 3.593 Y: 3.663 Z: 4.131copy color code
CIE LabL:22.524 a:1.762 b:-0.784copy color code
CIE LuvL:22.524 u:1.408 v:-1.045copy color code
Decimal3683639copy color code
Hunter lab19.138, 0.023, 0.599copy color code
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