Sherwin Williams Cardinal SW 2908

Official color page:Cardinal SW 2908
Color code:SW 2908
Color name:Cardinal
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Drench your space in the passionate hue of Sherwin Williams Cardinal (SW 2908). This rich and commanding color infuses any room with a sense of drama and sophistication. Cardinal is perfect for creating a statement wall in a chic living room or adding a pop of color to a luxurious bedroom. Pair it with neutral furnishings to let this intense shade take center stage. Embrace the deep warmth of Cardinal in spaces where you want to evoke elegance and create a show-stopping atmosphere.

Cardinal for bedroom

Sherwin Williams Cardinal bedroom
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal bedroom
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal bedroom
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal 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 Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Cardinal for living room

Sherwin Williams Cardinal living room interior
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal victorian house interior
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal cozy living room
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal living room walls
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal living room
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal japandi interior
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal living room
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Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Red color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 2908 for bathroom

Sherwin Williams Cardinal bathroom
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal minimalist bathroom
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal bathroom
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal minimalist bathroom
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal bathroom
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal 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 Dark real bathrooms.

Sherwin Williams SW 2908 on kitchen cabinets

Sherwin Williams Cardinal kitchen cabinets
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal kitchen cabinets
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal small kitchen cabinets
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal 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 Cardinal reviews

Sherwin Williams Cardinal wall
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal kitchen painted backsplash
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal kitchen backsplash
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal kitchen cabinets
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal kidsroom interior, children's room
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal living room interior
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Sherwin Williams Cardinal 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.

What are Sherwin Williams Cardinal undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Cardinal 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:

#9D101C

RGB code:

157, 16, 28

Is Sherwin Williams Cardinal SW 2908 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 355° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 2908 Cardinal HSL code: 355, 82%, 34%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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 Cardinal:

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.

Sherwin Williams SW 2908 Cardinal

Color comparison

Cardinal SW 2908 vs Poppy Flower SW 2904

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Sherwin Williams Cardinal SW 2908 vs Sherwin Williams Poppy Flower SW 2904Open Cardinal SW 2908
LRV: 5.19%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 10%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Cardinal SW 2908 vs Redwing SW 2909

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 Cardinal SW 2908 vs Sherwin Williams Redwing SW 2909Open Cardinal SW 2908
LRV: 5.19%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 4.16%
Dark color
Temperature: warm