Sherwin Williams Connected Gray SW 6165 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Connected Gray paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6165. Find out if this gorgeous warm green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Connected Gray SW 6165
Color code:SW 6165
Color name:Connected Gray
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Pottery Barn

Connected Gray for bedroom

  • SW Connected Gray bedroom panelling paint
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  • SW Connected Gray bedroom accent wall paint
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  • SW Connected Gray bedroom panelling paint
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  • SW Connected Gray bedroom accent wall paint
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  • SW Connected Gray bedroom panelling paint
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  • SW Connected Gray bedroom accent wall paint
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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.

Sherwin Williams SW 6165 for bathroom

  • Sw 6165 Bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Connected Gray Bathroom
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  • Sw Connected Gray Bathroom
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  • Sw 6165 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 6165 on kitchen cabinets

  • Connected Gray Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Connected Gray Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Connected Gray Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Connected Gray 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.

Connected Gray for exterior

  • Sw Connected Gray Exterior
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  • Sherwin Williams Connected Gray Exterior
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  • Sw 6165 Exterior
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  • Sw Connected Gray Exterior
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  • Sherwin Williams Connected Gray Exterior
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  • Sw 6165 Exterior
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  • Sw Connected Gray Exterior
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  • Sherwin Williams Connected Gray Exterior
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  • Sw 6165 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 Connected Gray reviews

  • Sw Connected Gray Review
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  • Sherwin Williams Connected Gray Door
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  • Connected Gray Living Room
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  • Sw Connected Gray 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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What are Sherwin Williams Connected Gray undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Connected Gray 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:

#898473

RGB code:

137, 132, 115

Is Sherwin Williams Connected Gray SW 6165 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 46° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6165 Connected Gray HSL code: 46, 9%, 49%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 Connected Gray:

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

Connected Gray SW 6165 vs Mountain Road SW 7743

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Sherwin Williams Connected Gray SW 6165 vs Sherwin Williams Mountain Road SW 7743Open Connected Gray SW 6165
LRV: 23.08%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 23.2%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Connected Gray SW 6165 vs Hardware SW 6172

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 Connected Gray SW 6165 vs Sherwin Williams Hardware SW 6172Open Connected Gray SW 6165
LRV: 23.08%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 22.94%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Connected Gray

Connected Gray SW 6165 has an LRV of 23.08% 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 23.08% 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#898473copy color code
RGB Decimal137, 132, 115copy color code
RGB Percent53.73%, 51.76%, 45.10%copy color code
HSVHue: 46° Saturation: 16.06% Value: 53.73%copy color code
HSLhsl(46, 9, 49)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 3.65 Yellow: 16.06 Key: 46.27copy color code
YIQY: 131.557 I: 8.442 Q: -4.233copy color code
XYZX: 21.662 Y: 23.059 Z: 19.525copy color code
CIE LabL:55.133 a:-1.194 b:9.862copy color code
CIE LuvL:55.133 u:3.942 v:13.394copy color code
Decimal9012339copy color code
Hunter lab48.02, -3.513, 9.507copy color code
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