Benjamin Moore Cedar Ridge

Benjamin Moore Cedar Ridge 1233 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cedar Ridge paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1233. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Cedar Ridge 1233
Color code:1233
Color name:Cedar Ridge
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Cedar Ridge

Cedar Ridge 1233 has an LRV of 47.82% 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 47.82% 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 Cedar Ridge undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Cedar Ridge 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

205, 181, 170

Is Benjamin Moore Cedar Ridge 1233 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 19° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1233 Cedar Ridge HSL code: 19, 26%, 74%

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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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 Cedar Ridge:

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

Cedar Ridge 1233 vs Bar Harbor Beige 1032

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Benjamin Moore Cedar Ridge 1233 vs Benjamin Moore Bar Harbor Beige 1032Benjamin Moore Cedar Ridge 1233
LRV: 47.82%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 51.11%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Cedar Ridge 1233 vs Old Soul CSP-65

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Benjamin Moore Cedar Ridge 1233 vs Benjamin Moore Old Soul CSP-65Benjamin Moore Cedar Ridge 1233
LRV: 47.82%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 49.54%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#CDB5AAcopy color code
RGB Decimal205, 181, 170copy color code
RGB Percent80.39%, 70.98%, 66.67%copy color code
HSVHue: 19° Saturation: 17.07% Value: 80.39%copy color code
HSLhsl(19, 26, 74)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 11.71 Yellow: 17.07 Key: 19.61copy color code
YIQY: 186.922 I: 17.836 Q: 1.654copy color code
XYZX: 48.956 Y: 48.93 Z: 44.885copy color code
CIE LabL:75.408 a:6.797 b:8.752copy color code
CIE LuvL:75.408 u:15.268 v:11.372copy color code
Decimal13481386copy color code
Hunter lab69.95, 2.513, 10.921copy color code
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