Tikkurila F362 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full F362 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful F362. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

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LRV of F362

F362 has an LRV of 76.89% and refers to Off-White 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 76.89% 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 F362 undertones?

Blue is Tikkurila F362 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

218, 231, 232

Is Tikkurila F362 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 184° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

F362 HSL code: 184, 23%, 88%

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.

  • Cool Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 F362:

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.

Tikkurila F362

Color comparison

F362 vs G358

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Tikkurila  F362 vs Tikkurila  G358Tikkurila  F362
LRV: 76.89%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 76.89%
Light color
Temperature: cold

F362 vs Steam G497

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

Tikkurila  F362 vs Tikkurila Steam G497Tikkurila  F362
LRV: 76.89%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 76.89%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#DAE7E8copy color code
RGB Decimal218, 231, 232copy color code
RGB Percent85.49%, 90.59%, 90.98%copy color code
HSVHue: 184° Saturation: 6.03% Value: 90.98%copy color code
HSLhsl(184, 23, 88)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 6.03 Magenta: 0.43 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 9.02copy color code
YIQY: 227.227 I: -8.068 Q: -2.439copy color code
XYZX: 72.051 Y: 77.883 Z: 87.559copy color code
CIE LabL:90.726 a:-4.127 b:-1.974copy color code
CIE LuvL:90.726 u:-7.176 v:-2.315copy color code
Decimal14346216copy color code
Hunter lab88.251, -8.707, 2.951copy color code
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