Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray

Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray 1482 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Sabre Gray paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1482. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Sabre Gray 1482
Color code:1482
Color name:Sabre Gray
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Sabre Gray for bedroom

  • Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray bedroom
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  • Sabre Gray Bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray bedroom
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  • Sabre Gray Bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray bedroom
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  • Sabre Gray 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.

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LRV of Sabre Gray

Sabre Gray 1482 has an LRV of 38.23% 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 38.23% 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 Sabre Gray undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

164, 167, 158

Is Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray 1482 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 80° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1482 Sabre Gray HSL code: 80, 5%, 64%

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 Grey 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 Sabre 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.

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

Sabre Gray 1482 vs Sterling Silver 1461

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray 1482 vs Benjamin Moore Sterling Silver 1461Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray 1482
LRV: 38.23%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 35.1%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Sabre Gray 1482 vs Platinum Gray HC-179

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray 1482 vs Benjamin Moore Platinum Gray HC-179Benjamin Moore Sabre Gray 1482
LRV: 38.23%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.64%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#A4A79Ecopy color code
RGB Decimal164, 167, 158copy color code
RGB Percent64.31%, 65.49%, 61.96%copy color code
HSVHue: 80° Saturation: 5.39% Value: 65.49%copy color code
HSLhsl(80, 5, 64)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 1.8 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 5.39 Key: 34.51copy color code
YIQY: 165.077 I: 1.104 Q: -3.435copy color code
XYZX: 35.299 Y: 37.999 Z: 37.813copy color code
CIE LabL:68.02 a:-2.755 b:4.281copy color code
CIE LuvL:68.02 u:-1.226 v:6.626copy color code
Decimal10790814copy color code
Hunter lab61.643, -5.661, 6.78copy color code
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