Benjamin Moore Wood Ash

Benjamin Moore Wood Ash 1065 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Wood Ash paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1065. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Wood Ash 1065
Color code:1065
Color name:Wood Ash
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Wood Ash

Wood Ash 1065 has an LRV of 76.62% and refers to Off-White colors that reflect a lot of 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 76.62% 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 Wood Ash undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

238, 228, 208

Is Benjamin Moore Wood Ash 1065 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 40° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1065 Wood Ash HSL code: 40, 47%, 87%

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 Greige 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 Wood Ash:

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

Wood Ash 1065 vs French Manicure 1086

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

Benjamin Moore Wood Ash 1065 vs Benjamin Moore French Manicure 1086Benjamin Moore Wood Ash 1065
LRV: 76.62%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 75.65%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Wood Ash 1065 vs Indian White OC-88

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 Wood Ash 1065 vs Benjamin Moore Indian White OC-88Benjamin Moore Wood Ash 1065
LRV: 76.62%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 75.44%
Off-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#EEE4D0copy color code
RGB Decimal238, 228, 208copy color code
RGB Percent93.33%, 89.41%, 81.57%copy color code
HSVHue: 40° Saturation: 12.61% Value: 93.33%copy color code
HSLhsl(40, 47, 87)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.2 Yellow: 12.61 Key: 6.67copy color code
YIQY: 228.71 I: 12.386 Q: -4.109copy color code
XYZX: 74.387 Y: 78.219 Z: 70.837copy color code
CIE LabL:90.88 a:0.086 b:10.977copy color code
CIE LuvL:90.88 u:7.01 v:16.275copy color code
Decimal15656144copy color code
Hunter lab88.442, -4.639, 14.421copy color code