Benjamin Moore Copper Clay 2172-10

Let’s dive into a full Copper Clay paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2172-10. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Copper Clay 2172-10
Color code:2172-10
Color name:Copper Clay
Brand:Benjamin Moore

What are Benjamin Moore Copper Clay undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Copper Clay 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#8E4332

RGB code:

142, 67, 50

Is Benjamin Moore Copper Clay 2172-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 11° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2172-10 Copper Clay HSL code: 11, 48%, 38%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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.