Benjamin Moore Pine Brook 490 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Pine Brook paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 490. Find out if this gorgeous warm green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Pine Brook 490
Color code:490
Color name:Pine Brook
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Pine Brook for bedroom

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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook bedroom
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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Pine Brook for living room

  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook victorian house interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook japandi interior
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Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Green color shade can create a unique space

Benjamin Moore 490 for bathroom

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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Dark real bathrooms.

Benjamin Moore 490 on kitchen cabinets

  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook small kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook 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.

Benjamin Moore Pine Brook reviews

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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook kitchen backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook modern interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Pine Brook living room
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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.

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What are Benjamin Moore Pine Brook undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Pine Brook 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:

#6E7450

RGB code:

110, 116, 80

Is Benjamin Moore Pine Brook 490 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 70° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

490 Pine Brook HSL code: 70, 18%, 38%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 Pine Brook:

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

Pine Brook 490 vs Sage 2143-10

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Benjamin Moore Pine Brook 490 vs Benjamin Moore Sage 2143-10Open Pine Brook 490
LRV: 17.55%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 15.31%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Pine Brook 490 vs Mountain Moss 2142-30

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Benjamin Moore Pine Brook 490 vs Benjamin Moore Mountain Moss 2142-30Open Pine Brook 490
LRV: 17.55%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 17.64%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Pine Brook

Pine Brook 490 has an LRV of 17.55% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 17.55% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#6E7450copy color code
RGB Decimal110, 116, 80copy color code
RGB Percent43.14%, 45.49%, 31.37%copy color code
HSVHue: 70° Saturation: 31.03% Value: 45.49%copy color code
HSLhsl(70, 18, 38)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 5.17 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 31.03 Key: 54.51copy color code
YIQY: 110.102 I: 7.993 Q: -12.472copy color code
XYZX: 14.124 Y: 16.385 Z: 10.006copy color code
CIE LabL:47.476 a:-8.769 b:19.188copy color code
CIE LuvL:47.476 u:-1.837 v:24.88copy color code
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Hunter lab40.479, -8.556, 13.679copy color code
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