Benjamin Moore Old Country

Benjamin Moore Old Country OC-76 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Old Country paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful OC-76. 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:Old Country OC-76
Color code:OC-76
Color name:Old Country
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Old Country

Old Country OC-76 has an LRV of 68.79% 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Old Country undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

232, 215, 198

Is Benjamin Moore Old Country OC-76 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 30° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

OC-76 Old Country HSL code: 30, 42%, 84%

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.

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 Old Country:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

A monochromatic color scheme is a color palette that consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. This means using variations of one hue, such as different shades of blue, green, or red, to create a harmonious and cohesive look.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

A complementary color scheme is a color combination that uses two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel, such as red and green, blue and orange, or yellow and purple. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Old Country OC-76 vs Pale Almond OC-2

Can't decide between Benjamin Moore Old Country OC-76 and Benjamin Moore Pale Almond OC-2? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Benjamin Moore Old Country OC-76 vs Benjamin Moore Pale Almond OC-2Benjamin Moore Old Country OC-76
LRV: 68.79%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 69.46%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Old Country OC-76 vs Barbados Sand 1094

Two gorgeous paint colors, Benjamin Moore Old Country OC-76 and Benjamin Moore Barbados Sand 1094, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Benjamin Moore Old Country OC-76 vs Benjamin Moore Barbados Sand 1094Benjamin Moore Old Country OC-76
LRV: 68.79%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 70.18%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

HEX#E8D7C6copy color code
RGB Decimal232, 215, 198copy color code
RGB Percent90.98%, 84.31%, 77.65%copy color code
HSVHue: 30° Saturation: 14.66% Value: 90.98%copy color code
HSLhsl(30, 42, 84)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 7.33 Yellow: 14.66 Key: 9.02copy color code
YIQY: 218.145 I: 15.593 Q: -1.694copy color code
XYZX: 67.771 Y: 69.835 Z: 63.32copy color code
CIE LabL:86.916 a:3.085 b:10.502copy color code
Decimal15259590copy color code
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