Deco Grey 1927


Tikkurila Deco Grey 1927 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Deco Grey 1927 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful Deco Grey 1927. 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:Deco Grey 1927
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LRV of Deco Grey 1927

Deco Grey 1927 has an LRV of 43.37% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half of the incident 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 43.37% 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 Tikkurila Deco Grey 1927 undertones?

Red is Tikkurila Deco Grey 1927 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

183, 174, 166

Is Tikkurila Deco Grey 1927 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 28° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

Deco Grey 1927 HSL code: 28, 11%, 68%

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 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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Tikkurila Deco Grey 1927:

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

Tikkurila Deco Grey 1927

Darker shades

Tikkurila Deco Grey 1927

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

Deco Grey 1927 vs Serpentine V447

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Tikkurila  Deco Grey 1927 vs Tikkurila Serpentine V447Tikkurila  Deco Grey 1927
LRV: 43.37%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 43.37%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Deco Grey 1927 vs Blueberry milk X425

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

Tikkurila  Deco Grey 1927 vs Tikkurila Blueberry milk X425Tikkurila  Deco Grey 1927
LRV: 43.37%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 43.37%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#B7AEA6copy color code
RGB Decimal183, 174, 166copy color code
RGB Percent71.76%, 68.24%, 65.10%copy color code
HSVHue: 28° Saturation: 9.29% Value: 71.76%copy color code
HSLhsl(28, 11, 68)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.92 Yellow: 9.29 Key: 28.24copy color code
YIQY: 175.779 I: 7.934 Q: -0.586copy color code
XYZX: 41.546 Y: 43.093 Z: 42.195copy color code
CIE LabL:71.618 a:1.797 b:5.252copy color code
CIE LuvL:71.618 u:5.759 v:7.275copy color code
Decimal12037798copy color code
Hunter lab65.645, -1.909, 7.842copy color code