Benjamin Moore Monticello Peach

Benjamin Moore Monticello Peach 018 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Monticello Peach paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 018. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Monticello Peach 018
Color code:018
Color name:Monticello Peach
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Monticello Peach

Monticello Peach 018 has an LRV of 46.86% 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 46.86% 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 Monticello Peach undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Monticello Peach 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

245, 164, 140

Is Benjamin Moore Monticello Peach 018 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 14° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

018 Monticello Peach HSL code: 14, 84%, 75%

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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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 Monticello Peach:

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

Monticello Peach 018 vs Hugs & Kisses 097

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

Benjamin Moore Monticello Peach 018 vs Benjamin Moore Hugs & Kisses 097Benjamin Moore Monticello Peach 018
LRV: 46.86%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 48.95%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Monticello Peach 018 vs Coral Spice 2170-40

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Benjamin Moore Monticello Peach 018 vs Benjamin Moore Coral Spice 2170-40Benjamin Moore Monticello Peach 018
LRV: 46.86%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 43.46%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#F5A48Ccopy color code
RGB Decimal245, 164, 140copy color code
RGB Percent96.08%, 64.31%, 54.90%copy color code
HSVHue: 14° Saturation: 42.86% Value: 96.08%copy color code
HSLhsl(14, 84, 75)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 33.06 Yellow: 42.86 Key: 3.92copy color code
YIQY: 185.483 I: 55.98 Q: 9.666copy color code
XYZX: 55.667 Y: 47.861 Z: 31.11copy color code
CIE LabL:74.737 a:27.226 b:24.716copy color code
CIE LuvL:74.737 u:57.336 v:27.73copy color code
Decimal16098444copy color code
Hunter lab69.182, 22.563, 21.765copy color code
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