RAL 8015

RAL Classic Chestnut brown

RAL Classic Chestnut brown RAL 8015 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Chestnut brown paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 8015. 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.

Color code:RAL 8015
Color name: Chestnut brown
Brand:RAL Classic

Chestnut brown for 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.

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LRV of Chestnut brown

Chestnut brown RAL 8015 has an LRV of 7.67% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 7.67% 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 RAL Classic Chestnut brown undertones?

Red is RAL Classic Chestnut brown 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

94, 47, 38

Is RAL Classic Chestnut brown RAL 8015 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 10° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 8015 Chestnut brown HSL code: 10, 42%, 26%

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 Beige 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.

Color comparison

Chestnut brown RAL 8015 vs Oxide red RAL 3009

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.

RAL Classic  Chestnut brown RAL 8015 vs RAL Classic  Oxide red RAL 3009RAL Classic  Chestnut brown RAL 8015
LRV: 7.67%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 8.5%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Chestnut brown RAL 8015 vs RAL 340-6

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

RAL Classic  Chestnut brown RAL 8015 vs RAL Effect  RAL 340-6RAL Classic  Chestnut brown RAL 8015
LRV: 7.67%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 4.68%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#5E2F26copy color code
RGB Decimal94, 47, 38copy color code
RGB Percent36.86%, 18.43%, 14.90%copy color code
HSVHue: 10° Saturation: 59.57% Value: 36.86%copy color code
HSLhsl(10, 42, 26)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 50.0 Yellow: 59.57 Key: 63.14copy color code
YIQY: 60.027 I: 30.899 Q: 7.141copy color code
XYZX: 5.983 Y: 4.553 Z: 2.397copy color code
CIE LabL:25.422 a:20.352 b:15.364copy color code
CIE LuvL:25.422 u:31.692 v:11.45copy color code
Decimal6172454copy color code
Hunter lab21.338, 12.705, 8.277copy color code
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