Benjamin Moore Old Salem Gray HC-94

Official color page:Old Salem Gray HC-94
Color code:HC-94
Color name:Old Salem Gray
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Experience the timeless elegance of Old Salem Gray (HC-94) by Benjamin Moore, a sophisticated hue reminiscent of aged stone walls and peaceful mornings. This versatile color effortlessly evokes a sense of tranquility and warmth, making it ideal for bedrooms, living rooms, and home offices. Old Salem Gray (HC-94) pairs beautifully with both modern and traditional decor, adding depth and richness to any space. Transform your room into a sanctuary of calm with this classic and refined color choice. Embrace the understated beauty of Old Salem Gray (HC-94) to create a space that exudes understated sophistication and serenity.

Benjamin Moore HC-94 on kitchen cabinets

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Benjamin Moore Old Salem Gray Kitchen Cabinets
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Benjamin Moore Old Salem Gray 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.

Old Salem Gray for exterior

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Old Salem Gray House Exterior
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Old Salem Gray House Exterior
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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Benjamin Moore Old Salem Gray reviews

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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.

What are Benjamin Moore Old Salem Gray undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Old Salem Gray 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#A49A79

RGB code:

164, 154, 121

Is Benjamin Moore Old Salem Gray HC-94 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 46° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HC-94 Old Salem Gray HSL code: 46, 19%, 56%

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 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 Old Salem Gray:

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

Old Salem Gray HC-94 vs Rosemary Sprig 2144-30

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

Benjamin Moore Old Salem Gray HC-94 vs Benjamin Moore Rosemary Sprig 2144-30Open Old Salem Gray HC-94
LRV: 31.95%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 34.83%
Medium color
Temperature: warm