Benjamin Moore Roman Shade 1228 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Roman Shade paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1228. 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:Roman Shade 1228
Color code:1228
Color name:Roman Shade
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Roman Shade for bedroom

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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Roman Shade for living room

  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade victorian house interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade living room walls
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade japandi interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade living room
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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Beige color shade can create a unique space

Benjamin Moore 1228 for bathroom

  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade 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 Mid-tone real bathrooms.

1228 on kitchen cabinets

  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade small kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade 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 Roman Shade reviews

  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade wall
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade kitchen backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade modern interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Roman Shade 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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LRV of Roman Shade

Roman Shade 1228 has an LRV of 29.95% 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 29.95% 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.

What are Benjamin Moore Roman Shade undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Roman Shade 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:

#B78C75

RGB code:

183, 140, 117

Is Benjamin Moore Roman Shade 1228 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 21° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1228 Roman Shade HSL code: 21, 31%, 59%

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 Roman Shade:

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

Roman Shade 1228 vs Autumn Leaf 1131

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Benjamin Moore Roman Shade 1228 vs Benjamin Moore Autumn Leaf 1131Open Roman Shade 1228
LRV: 29.95%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 30.65%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Roman Shade 1228 vs Santa Rosa 1189

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Benjamin Moore Roman Shade 1228 vs Benjamin Moore Santa Rosa 1189Open Roman Shade 1228
LRV: 29.95%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 29.79%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#B78C75copy color code
RGB Decimal183, 140, 117copy color code
RGB Percent71.76%, 54.90%, 45.88%copy color code
HSVHue: 21° Saturation: 36.07% Value: 71.76%copy color code
HSLhsl(21, 31, 59)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 23.5 Yellow: 36.07 Key: 28.24copy color code
YIQY: 150.235 I: 33.015 Q: 1.938copy color code
XYZX: 32.118 Y: 30.11 Z: 20.945copy color code
CIE LabL:61.749 a:13.139 b:18.597copy color code
CIE LuvL:61.749 u:29.862 v:22.022copy color code
Decimal12029045copy color code
Hunter lab54.872, 8.454, 15.779copy color code
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