Benjamin Moore Dulce de Leche

Benjamin Moore Dulce de Leche CSP-250 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Dulce de Leche paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful CSP-250. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Dulce de Leche CSP-250
Color code:CSP-250
Color name:Dulce de Leche
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Dulce de Leche

Dulce de Leche CSP-250 has an LRV of 64.54% and refers to Light colors that reflect most 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 64.54% 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 Dulce de Leche undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Dulce de Leche 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

223, 211, 189

Is Benjamin Moore Dulce de Leche CSP-250 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 39° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

CSP-250 Dulce de Leche HSL code: 39, 35%, 81%

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 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 Dulce de Leche:

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

Dulce de Leche CSP-250 vs Cayman Islands 952

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Benjamin Moore Dulce de Leche CSP-250 vs Benjamin Moore Cayman Islands 952Benjamin Moore Dulce de Leche CSP-250
LRV: 64.54%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 65.85%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Dulce de Leche CSP-250 vs Limestone 513

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 Dulce de Leche CSP-250 vs Benjamin Moore Limestone 513Benjamin Moore Dulce de Leche CSP-250
LRV: 64.54%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 65.87%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#DFD3BDcopy color code
RGB Decimal223, 211, 189copy color code
RGB Percent87.45%, 82.75%, 74.12%copy color code
HSVHue: 39° Saturation: 15.25% Value: 87.45%copy color code
HSLhsl(39, 35, 81)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 5.38 Yellow: 15.25 Key: 12.55copy color code
YIQY: 212.08 I: 14.22 Q: -4.308copy color code
XYZX: 62.91 Y: 65.952 Z: 57.546copy color code
CIE LabL:84.972 a:0.519 b:12.387copy color code
CIE LuvL:84.972 u:8.405 v:17.979copy color code
Decimal14668733copy color code
Hunter lab81.211, -3.844, 14.834copy color code
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