Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Brainstorm Bronze paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7033. 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:Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033
Color code:SW 7033
Color name:Brainstorm Bronze
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Sherwin Williams SW 7033 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Brainstorm Bronze Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze Kitchen Cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating warm hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Brainstorm Bronze for exterior

  • House Exterior
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  • Sw Brainstorm Bronze Exterior
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  • House Exterior
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  • Sw Brainstorm Bronze Exterior
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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze reviews

  • Sw Brainstorm Bronze Hallway
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  • Sw Brainstorm Bronze Garage Door
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  • Sw Brainstorm Bronze Hallway
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  • Sw Brainstorm Bronze Garage Door
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  • Sw Brainstorm Bronze Hallway
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  • Sw Brainstorm Bronze Garage Door
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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze 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

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HEX value

HEX value:

#74685A

RGB code:

116, 104, 90

Is Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 32° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7033 Brainstorm Bronze HSL code: 32, 13%, 40%

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 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 Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze:

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

Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033 vs Griffin SW 7026

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033 vs Sherwin Williams Griffin SW 7026Open Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033
LRV: 14.45%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 13.12%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033 vs Smokehouse SW 7040

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Sherwin Williams Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033 vs Sherwin Williams Smokehouse SW 7040Open Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033
LRV: 14.45%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 13.03%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Brainstorm Bronze

Brainstorm Bronze SW 7033 has an LRV of 14.45% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 14.45% 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.

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.

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HEX#74685acopy color code
RGB Decimal116, 104, 90copy color code
RGB Percent45.49%, 40.78%, 35.29%copy color code
HSVHue: 32° Saturation: 22.41% Value: 45.49%copy color code
HSLhsl(32, 13, 40)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 10.34 Yellow: 22.41 Key: 54.51copy color code
YIQY: 105.992 I: 11.65 Q: -1.818copy color code
XYZX: 13.998 Y: 14.352 Z: 11.703copy color code
CIE LabL:44.734 a:2.263 b:9.622copy color code
CIE LuvL:44.734 u:8.107 v:11.76copy color code
Decimal7628890copy color code
Hunter lab37.884, -0.342, 8.204copy color code
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