Benjamin Moore Puritan Gray HC-164

Official color page:Puritan Gray HC-164
Color code:HC-164
Color name:Puritan Gray
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Step into a world of timeless sophistication with Benjamin Moore’s HC-164 Puritan Gray. This versatile hue effortlessly blends modern elegance with classic charm, making it perfect for spaces that crave a touch of warmth and depth. Whether used in a cozy living room or a serene bedroom retreat, Puritan Gray exudes understated luxury and tranquility. Let this inviting color, with its subtle hints of green undertones, transform your home into a sanctuary of style and serenity. Embrace the understated beauty of HC-164 Puritan Gray and elevate any room with a touch of refined allure.

Benjamin Moore HC-164 for bathroom

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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Mid-tone real bathrooms.

Benjamin Moore HC-164 on kitchen cabinets

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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Puritan Gray for 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 cool hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Benjamin Moore Puritan 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 Puritan Gray undertones?

Green is Benjamin Moore Puritan 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

R
G
B

HEX value

HEX value:

#979F9B

RGB code:

151, 159, 155

Is Benjamin Moore Puritan Gray HC-164 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 150° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HC-164 Puritan Gray HSL code: 150, 4%, 61%

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.

  • Cool Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Puritan 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

Benjamin Moore HC-164 Puritan Gray

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

Puritan Gray HC-164 vs Heather Gray 2139-40

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Benjamin Moore Puritan Gray HC-164 vs Benjamin Moore Heather Gray 2139-40Open Puritan Gray HC-164
LRV: 34.29%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 34.77%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Puritan Gray HC-164 vs Timber Wolf 1600

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

Benjamin Moore Puritan Gray HC-164 vs Benjamin Moore Timber Wolf 1600Open Puritan Gray HC-164
LRV: 34.29%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 34.74%
Medium color
Temperature: cold