Benjamin Moore Revolutionary Storm CW-155 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Revolutionary Storm paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful CW-155. 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:Revolutionary Storm CW-155
Color code:CW-155
Color name:Revolutionary Storm
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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What are Benjamin Moore Revolutionary Storm undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

145, 133, 120

Is Benjamin Moore Revolutionary Storm CW-155 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 31° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

CW-155 Revolutionary Storm HSL code: 31, 10%, 52%

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 Grey 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 Revolutionary Storm:

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

Revolutionary Storm CW-155 vs Tavern Gray CW-40

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Revolutionary Storm CW-155 vs Benjamin Moore Tavern Gray CW-40Open Revolutionary Storm CW-155
LRV: 24.11%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 26.6%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Revolutionary Storm CW-155 vs Equestrian Gray 1553

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Benjamin Moore Revolutionary Storm CW-155 vs Benjamin Moore Equestrian Gray 1553Open Revolutionary Storm CW-155
LRV: 24.11%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 25.28%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Revolutionary Storm

Revolutionary Storm CW-155 has an LRV of 24.11% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 24.11% 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#918578copy color code
RGB Decimal145, 133, 120copy color code
RGB Percent56.86%, 52.16%, 47.06%copy color code
HSVHue: 31° Saturation: 17.24% Value: 56.86%copy color code
HSLhsl(31, 10, 52)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 8.28 Yellow: 17.24 Key: 43.14copy color code
YIQY: 135.106 I: 11.328 Q: -1.507copy color code
XYZX: 23.454 Y: 24.151 Z: 21.19copy color code
CIE LabL:56.239 a:2.241 b:8.648copy color code
CIE LuvL:56.239 u:8.02 v:11.294copy color code
Decimal9536888copy color code
Hunter lab49.144, -0.812, 8.836copy color code
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