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Benjamin Moore Shady Lane

Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 497 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Shady Lane paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 497. 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:Shady Lane 497
Color code:497
Color name:Shady Lane
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Shady Lane for bedroom

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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 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.

Shady Lane for living room

  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane victorian house interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane living room walls
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane living room
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane japandi interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane living room
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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

Shady Lane for bathroom

  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 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.

Shady Lane on kitchen cabinets

  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane small kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 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.

Shady Lane reviews

  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane wall
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane kitchen backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane modern interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 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 Shady Lane

Shady Lane 497 has an LRV of 18.01% 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 18.01% 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 Shady Lane undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 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:

#76754D

RGB code:

118, 117, 77

Is Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 497 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 59° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

497 Shady Lane HSL code: 59, 21%, 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 Shady Lane:

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

Shady Lane 497 vs Greenbrook 517

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

Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 497 vs Benjamin Moore Greenbrook 517Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 497
LRV: 18.01%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 17.02%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Shady Lane 497 vs Pine Grove 511

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 497 vs Benjamin Moore Pine Grove 511Benjamin Moore Shady Lane 497
LRV: 18.01%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 19.28%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#76754Dcopy color code
RGB Decimal118, 117, 77copy color code
RGB Percent46.27%, 45.88%, 30.20%copy color code
HSVHue: 59° Saturation: 34.75% Value: 46.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(59, 21, 38)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.85 Yellow: 34.75 Key: 53.73copy color code
YIQY: 112.739 I: 13.45 Q: -12.236copy color code
XYZX: 15.172 Y: 17.11 Z: 9.523copy color code
CIE LabL:48.399 a:-6.35 b:22.257copy color code
CIE LuvL:48.399 u:2.636 v:27.872copy color code
Decimal7763277copy color code
Hunter lab41.365, -6.916, 15.306copy color code
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