Benjamin Moore Delaware Putty 240

Official color page:Delaware Putty 240
Color code:240
Color name:Delaware Putty
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore 240 Delaware Putty exudes warmth and sophistication, creating a cozy ambiance in any space. This versatile neutral hue pairs beautifully with soft blues like Benjamin Moore 2137-60 Gray Sky or earthy greens such as Benjamin Moore 2144-30 November Rain for a serene and harmonious palette. Complement Delaware Putty with accents in crisp whites like Benjamin Moore OC-117 Simply White or subtle greys like Benjamin Moore 2129-60 Abalone for a timeless and elegant look. Whether used on walls, furniture, or accessories, Delaware Putty adds a touch of classic charm to any room.

What are Benjamin Moore Delaware Putty undertones?

Yellow and Red are Benjamin Moore Delaware Putty undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

221, 211, 183

Is Benjamin Moore Delaware Putty 240 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 44° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

240 Delaware Putty HSL code: 44, 36%, 79%

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 Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Greige 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 Delaware Putty:

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

Delaware Putty 240 vs Manchester Tan HC-81

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Benjamin Moore Delaware Putty 240 vs Benjamin Moore Manchester Tan HC-81Open Delaware Putty 240
LRV: 63.16%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 63.24%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Delaware Putty 240 vs Bare Essence CSP-275

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

Benjamin Moore Delaware Putty 240 vs Benjamin Moore Bare Essence CSP-275Open Delaware Putty 240
LRV: 63.16%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 62.41%
Light color
Temperature: warm