G436

Tikkurila

Tikkurila G436 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full G436 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful G436. 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.

Color code:G436
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Brand:Tikkurila

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LRV of G436

G436 has an LRV of 63.86% 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 63.86% 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 G436 undertones?

Blue is Tikkurila G436 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#C4D6DC

RGB code:

196, 214, 220

Is Tikkurila G436 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 195° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

G436 HSL code: 195, 26%, 82%

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 G436:

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

G436 vs Y436

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

Tikkurila  G436 vs Tikkurila  Y436Tikkurila  G436
LRV: 63.86%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 64.66%
Light color
Temperature: cold

G436 vs G358

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Tikkurila  G436 vs Tikkurila  G358Tikkurila  G436
LRV: 63.86%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 71.71%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#C4D6DCcopy color code
RGB Decimal196, 214, 220copy color code
RGB Percent76.86%, 83.92%, 86.27%copy color code
HSVHue: 195° Saturation: 10.91% Value: 86.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(195, 26, 82)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 10.91 Magenta: 2.73 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 13.73copy color code
YIQY: 209.302 I: -12.654 Q: -1.94copy color code
XYZX: 59.726 Y: 64.995 Z: 77.089copy color code
CIE LabL:84.481 a:-4.845 b:-5.011copy color code
CIE LuvL:84.481 u:-10.017 v:-6.871copy color code
Decimal12900060copy color code
Hunter lab80.62, -8.845, -0.26copy color code
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