Benjamin Moore Touch of Gray

Benjamin Moore Touch of Gray 2116-60 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Touch of Gray paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2116-60. 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:Touch of Gray 2116-60
Color code:2116-60
Color name:Touch of Gray
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Touch of Gray for 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Touch of Gray

Touch of Gray 2116-60 has an LRV of 68.78% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident 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 68.78% 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 Touch of Gray undertones?

Purple is Benjamin Moore Touch of 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

220, 214, 221

Is Benjamin Moore Touch of Gray 2116-60 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 291° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2116-60 Touch of Gray HSL code: 291, 9%, 85%

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 Purple 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 Touch of Gray:

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

Touch of Gray 2116-60 vs Majestic Mauve 2115-60

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Touch of Gray 2116-60 vs Benjamin Moore Majestic Mauve 2115-60Benjamin Moore Touch of Gray 2116-60
LRV: 68.78%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 68.78%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Touch of Gray 2116-60 vs Bunny Gray 2124-50

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Touch of Gray 2116-60 vs Benjamin Moore Bunny Gray 2124-50Benjamin Moore Touch of Gray 2116-60
LRV: 68.78%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 68.78%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#DCD6DDcopy color code
RGB Decimal220, 214, 221copy color code
RGB Percent86.27%, 83.92%, 86.67%copy color code
HSVHue: 291° Saturation: 3.17% Value: 86.67%copy color code
HSLhsl(291, 9, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.45 Magenta: 3.17 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 13.33copy color code
YIQY: 216.592 I: 1.326 Q: 3.448copy color code
XYZX: 66.61 Y: 68.529 Z: 78.105copy color code
CIE LabL:86.27 a:3.302 b:-2.706copy color code
CIE LuvL:86.27 u:2.985 v:-4.72copy color code
Decimal14472925copy color code
Hunter lab82.782, -1.242, 2.008copy color code
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