Benjamin Moore Warm Sand CSP-280

Official color page:Warm Sand CSP-280
Color code:CSP-280
Color name:Warm Sand
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Step into rooms painted with Benjamin Moore Warm Sand (CSP-280) and instantly feel enveloped in a cozy embrace. This inviting shade effortlessly marries warmth and sophistication, making it an ideal choice for living rooms, bedrooms, and home offices. The subtle earthy tones of Warm Sand evoke feelings of tranquility and relaxation, creating a soothing ambiance perfect for unwinding after a long day. Whether used as a primary wall color or as an accent, this versatile hue adds a touch of understated elegance to any space. Embrace the understated beauty of Benjamin Moore Warm Sand (CSP-280) and infuse your home with a sense of timeless comfort.

What are Benjamin Moore Warm Sand undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Warm Sand 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

203, 183, 156

Is Benjamin Moore Warm Sand CSP-280 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 34° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

CSP-280 Warm Sand HSL code: 34, 31%, 70%

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 Warm Sand:

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

Warm Sand CSP-280 vs Deer Field 1159

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 Warm Sand CSP-280 vs Benjamin Moore Deer Field 1159Open Warm Sand CSP-280
LRV: 47.49%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 46.54%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Warm Sand CSP-280 vs Candle Glow CSP-1015

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

Benjamin Moore Warm Sand CSP-280 vs Benjamin Moore Candle Glow CSP-1015Open Warm Sand CSP-280
LRV: 47.49%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50.23%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm