Sherwin Williams Cadet SW 9143

Let’s dive into a full Cadet paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9143. Find out if this gorgeous cold 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:Cadet SW 9143
Color code:SW 9143
Color name:Cadet
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Pottery Barn Teen

Cadet for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Cadet Living Room
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  • Sherwin Williams Cadet Living Room
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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

What are Sherwin Williams Cadet undertones?

Blue is Sherwin Williams Cadet 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#91999C

RGB code:

145, 153, 156

Is Sherwin Williams Cadet SW 9143 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 196° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9143 Cadet HSL code: 196, 5%, 59%

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.

  • Cool Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Cadet:

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

Cadet SW 9143 vs Delft SW 9134

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Sherwin Williams Cadet SW 9143 vs Sherwin Williams Delft SW 9134Open Cadet SW 9143
LRV: 31.22%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 32.81%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Cadet SW 9143 vs Gray Shingle SW 7670

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

Sherwin Williams Cadet SW 9143 vs Sherwin Williams Gray Shingle SW 7670Open Cadet SW 9143
LRV: 31.22%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 29.27%
Medium color
Temperature: warm