Benjamin Moore Maple Sugar 2160-30

Let’s dive into a full Maple Sugar paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2160-30. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Maple Sugar 2160-30
Color code:2160-30
Color name:Maple Sugar
Brand:Benjamin Moore

What are Benjamin Moore Maple Sugar undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

201, 151, 79

Is Benjamin Moore Maple Sugar 2160-30 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 35° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2160-30 Maple Sugar HSL code: 35, 53%, 55%

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 Yellow 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 Maple Sugar:

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

Maple Sugar 2160-30 vs Antique Bronze 217

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Benjamin Moore Maple Sugar 2160-30 vs Benjamin Moore Antique Bronze 217Open Maple Sugar 2160-30
LRV: 34.27%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 34.45%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Maple Sugar 2160-30 vs Glowing Umber 182

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Benjamin Moore Maple Sugar 2160-30 vs Benjamin Moore Glowing Umber 182Open Maple Sugar 2160-30
LRV: 34.27%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.15%
Medium color
Temperature: warm