Benjamin Moore G.I. Green 2149-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full G.I. Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2149-20. Find out if this gorgeous warm green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:G.I. Green 2149-20
Color code:2149-20
Color name:G.I. Green
Brand:Benjamin Moore

G.I. Green for bedroom

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  • Benjamin Moore G.I. Green bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore G.I. Green bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore G.I. Green 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.

G.I. Green for living room

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

Benjamin Moore 2149-20 for bathroom

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  • Benjamin Moore G.I. Green bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore G.I. Green minimalist 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.

2149-20 on kitchen cabinets

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  • Benjamin Moore G.I. Green 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 G.I. Green reviews

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  • Benjamin Moore G.I. Green living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore G.I. Green living room
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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 G.I. Green

G.I. Green 2149-20 has an LRV of 22.9% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 22.90% 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 G.I. Green undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore G.I. Green 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:

#958649

RGB code:

149, 134, 73

Is Benjamin Moore G.I. Green 2149-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 48° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2149-20 G.I. Green HSL code: 48, 34%, 44%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 G.I. Green:

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

G.I. Green 2149-20 vs Olivetone 252

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Benjamin Moore G.I. Green 2149-20 vs Benjamin Moore Olivetone 252Open G.I. Green 2149-20
LRV: 22.9%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 21.68%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

G.I. Green 2149-20 vs Newt Green 2149-10

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 G.I. Green 2149-20 vs Benjamin Moore Newt Green 2149-10Open G.I. Green 2149-20
LRV: 22.9%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 19.61%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#958649copy color code
RGB Decimal149, 134, 73copy color code
RGB Percent58.43%, 52.55%, 28.63%copy color code
HSVHue: 48° Saturation: 51.01% Value: 58.43%copy color code
HSLhsl(48, 34, 44)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 10.07 Yellow: 51.01 Key: 41.57copy color code
YIQY: 131.531 I: 28.54 Q: -15.81copy color code
XYZX: 22.123 Y: 23.922 Z: 9.754copy color code
CIE LabL:56.009 a:-2.82 b:34.666copy color code
CIE LuvL:56.009 u:13.02 v:41.144copy color code
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Hunter lab48.91, -4.854, 22.413copy color code
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