Benjamin Moore Westwood Tan 256

Official color page:Westwood Tan 256
Color code:256
Color name:Westwood Tan
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Transform your space with the warm and inviting Benjamin Moore 256 Westwood Tan. This timeless hue adds a touch of sophistication and elegance to any room. Pair it with crisp white accents for a classic look, or add pops of navy blue for a more modern feel. The versatility of Westwood Tan (256) makes it easy to integrate into any design style, whether you prefer a traditional or contemporary aesthetic. Elevate your interior with this rich and versatile color that exudes warmth and charm.

What are Benjamin Moore Westwood Tan undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

201, 179, 122

Is Benjamin Moore Westwood Tan 256 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 43° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

256 Westwood Tan HSL code: 43, 42%, 63%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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 Westwood Tan:

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

Westwood Tan 256 vs Barley Grass 271

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Benjamin Moore Westwood Tan 256 vs Benjamin Moore Barley Grass 271Open Westwood Tan 256
LRV: 44.54%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 44.4%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Westwood Tan 256 vs Mustard Seed 222

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 Westwood Tan 256 vs Benjamin Moore Mustard Seed 222Open Westwood Tan 256
LRV: 44.54%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 44.61%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm