Benjamin Moore Vintage Taupe

Benjamin Moore Vintage Taupe 2110-70 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Vintage Taupe paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2110-70. 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:Vintage Taupe 2110-70
Color code:2110-70
Color name:Vintage Taupe
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Vintage Taupe

Vintage Taupe 2110-70 has an LRV of 82.41% and refers to White colors that reflect almost all 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 82.41% 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 Vintage Taupe undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

242, 237, 232

Is Benjamin Moore Vintage Taupe 2110-70 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 30° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2110-70 Vintage Taupe HSL code: 30, 28%, 93%

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 Vintage Taupe:

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

Benjamin Moore 2110-70 Vintage Taupe

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

Vintage Taupe 2110-70 vs White Dove OC-17

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 Vintage Taupe 2110-70 vs Benjamin Moore White Dove OC-17Benjamin Moore Vintage Taupe 2110-70
LRV: 82.41%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 84.91%
White color
Temperature: warm

Vintage Taupe 2110-70 vs White Heron OC-57

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Benjamin Moore Vintage Taupe 2110-70 vs Benjamin Moore White Heron OC-57Benjamin Moore Vintage Taupe 2110-70
LRV: 82.41%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 86.69%
White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

HEX#F2EDE8copy color code
RGB Decimal242, 237, 232copy color code
RGB Percent94.90%, 92.94%, 90.98%copy color code
HSVHue: 30° Saturation: 4.13% Value: 94.9%copy color code
HSLhsl(30, 28, 93)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 2.07 Yellow: 4.13 Key: 5.1copy color code
YIQY: 237.925 I: 4.586 Q: -0.498copy color code
XYZX: 81.464 Y: 85.272 Z: 88.49copy color code
CIE LabL:94.0 a:0.809 b:3.015copy color code
CIE LuvL:94.0 u:3.132 v:4.455copy color code
Decimal15920616copy color code
Hunter lab92.343, -4.129, 7.824copy color code
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