SW 6882

Sherwin Williams Daredevil

Sherwin Williams Daredevil SW 6882 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Daredevil paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6882. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Daredevil SW 6882
Color code:SW 6882
Color name:Daredevil
Brand:Sherwin Williams

LRV of Daredevil

Daredevil SW 6882 has an LRV of 19.14% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 19.14% 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 Daredevil undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Daredevil 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

211, 76, 42

Is Sherwin Williams Daredevil SW 6882 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 12° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6882 Daredevil HSL code: 12, 67%, 50%

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 Daredevil:

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

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

Daredevil SW 6882 vs Stop SW 6869

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

Sherwin Williams Daredevil SW 6882 vs Sherwin Williams Stop SW 6869Sherwin Williams Daredevil SW 6882
LRV: 19.14%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 14.96%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Daredevil SW 6882 vs Gladiola SW 6875

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 Daredevil SW 6882 vs Sherwin Williams Gladiola SW 6875Sherwin Williams Daredevil SW 6882
LRV: 19.14%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 20.29%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#d34c2acopy color code
RGB Decimal211, 76, 42copy color code
RGB Percent82.75%, 29.80%, 16.47%copy color code
HSVHue: 12° Saturation: 80.09% Value: 82.75%copy color code
HSLhsl(12, 67, 50)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 63.98 Yellow: 80.09 Key: 17.25copy color code
YIQY: 112.489 I: 91.372 Q: 17.977copy color code
XYZX: 29.869 Y: 19.189 Z: 4.321copy color code
CIE LabL:50.908 a:51.542 b:47.14copy color code
CIE LuvL:50.908 u:108.192 v:35.701copy color code
Decimal13847594copy color code
Hunter lab43.805, 45.053, 24.815copy color code
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