SW 9523

Sherwin Williams Canal Street

Sherwin Williams Canal Street SW 9523 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Canal Street paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9523. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:SW 9523
Color name:Canal Street
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Emerald Designer Edition - Form + Function

Canal Street for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street bedroom
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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Canal Street for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street cozy living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street living room walls
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street japandi interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street 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

Sherwin Williams SW 9523 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Mid-tone real bathrooms.

SW 9523 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street small kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street 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.

Sherwin Williams Canal Street reviews

  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street wall
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street kitchen backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street kitchen review
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street modern interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Canal Street living room
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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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LRV of Canal Street

Canal Street SW 9523 has an LRV of 28.76% and refers to Medium 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 28.76% 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 Sherwin Williams Canal Street undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Canal Street 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:

#969281

RGB code:

150, 146, 129

Is Sherwin Williams Canal Street SW 9523 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 49° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9523 Canal Street HSL code: 49, 9%, 55%

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 Grey 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 Canal Street:

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

Canal Street SW 9523 vs Bunglehouse Gray SW 2845

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

Sherwin Williams Canal Street SW 9523 vs Sherwin Williams Bunglehouse Gray SW 2845Open Canal Street SW 9523
LRV: 28.76%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 27.65%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#969281copy color code
RGB Decimal150, 146, 129copy color code
RGB Percent58.82%, 57.25%, 50.59%copy color code
HSVHue: 49° Saturation: 14.0% Value: 58.82%copy color code
HSLhsl(49, 9, 55)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 2.67 Yellow: 14.0 Key: 41.18copy color code
YIQY: 145.258 I: 7.846 Q: -4.444copy color code
XYZX: 26.818 Y: 28.627 Z: 24.876copy color code
CIE LabL:60.451 a:-1.585 b:9.547copy color code
CIE LuvL:60.451 u:3.33 v:13.363copy color code
Decimal9867905copy color code
Hunter lab53.504, -4.162, 9.887copy color code
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