SW 7574

Sherwin Williams Echelon Ecru

Sherwin Williams Echelon Ecru SW 7574 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Echelon Ecru paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7574. 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:SW 7574
Color name:Echelon Ecru
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well

Echelon Ecru 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Echelon Ecru

Echelon Ecru SW 7574 has an LRV of 69.9% and refers to Light colors that reflect most 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 69.90% 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 Echelon Ecru undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

231, 216, 190

Is Sherwin Williams Echelon Ecru SW 7574 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 38° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7574 Echelon Ecru HSL code: 38, 46%, 83%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Sherwin Williams Echelon Ecru:

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

Color comparison

Echelon Ecru SW 7574 vs Lotus Pod SW 7572

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Sherwin Williams Echelon Ecru SW 7574 vs Sherwin Williams Lotus Pod SW 7572Sherwin Williams Echelon Ecru SW 7574
LRV: 69.9%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 69.38%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Echelon Ecru SW 7574 vs Patience SW 7555

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Sherwin Williams Echelon Ecru SW 7574 vs Sherwin Williams Patience SW 7555Sherwin Williams Echelon Ecru SW 7574
LRV: 69.9%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 66.66%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#e7d8becopy color code
RGB Decimal231, 216, 190copy color code
RGB Percent90.59%, 84.71%, 74.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 38° Saturation: 17.75% Value: 90.59%copy color code
HSLhsl(38, 46, 83)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 6.49 Yellow: 17.75 Key: 9.41copy color code
YIQY: 217.521 I: 17.293 Q: -4.918copy color code
XYZX: 66.804 Y: 69.82 Z: 58.659copy color code
CIE LabL:86.908 a:0.984 b:14.691copy color code
CIE LuvL:86.908 u:10.499 v:21.183copy color code
Decimal15194302copy color code
Hunter lab83.558, -3.518, 16.869copy color code
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