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Benjamin Moore Grége Avenue

Benjamin Moore Grége Avenue 991 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Grége Avenue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 991. 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:Grége Avenue 991
Color code:991
Color name:Grége Avenue
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Grége Avenue

Grége Avenue 991 has an LRV of 40.74% 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 40.74% 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 Grége Avenue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#B7A99C

RGB code:

183, 169, 156

Is Benjamin Moore Grége Avenue 991 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 29° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

991 Grége Avenue HSL code: 29, 16%, 66%

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 Grey 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 Grége Avenue:

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

Grége Avenue 991 vs Sag Harbor Gray HC-95

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

Benjamin Moore Grége Avenue 991 vs Benjamin Moore Sag Harbor Gray HC-95Benjamin Moore Grége Avenue 991
LRV: 40.74%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 42.04%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Grége Avenue 991 vs Upper West Side CSP-70

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 Grége Avenue 991 vs Benjamin Moore Upper West Side CSP-70Benjamin Moore Grége Avenue 991
LRV: 40.74%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.06%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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FormatCode
HEX#B7A99Ccopy color code
RGB Decimal183, 169, 156copy color code
RGB Percent71.76%, 66.27%, 61.18%copy color code
HSVHue: 29° Saturation: 14.75% Value: 71.76%copy color code
HSLhsl(29, 16, 66)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 7.65 Yellow: 14.75 Key: 28.24copy color code
YIQY: 171.704 I: 12.52 Q: -1.084copy color code
XYZX: 39.716 Y: 40.844 Z: 37.235copy color code
CIE LabL:70.067 a:2.829 b:8.531copy color code
CIE LuvL:70.067 u:9.178 v:11.622copy color code
Decimal12036508copy color code
Hunter lab63.91, -0.914, 10.193copy color code