SW 6705

Sherwin Williams High Strung

Sherwin Williams High Strung SW 6705 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full High Strung paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6705. Find out if this gorgeous warm green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:High Strung SW 6705
Color code:SW 6705
Color name:High Strung
Brand:Sherwin Williams

High Strung 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of High Strung

High Strung SW 6705 has an LRV of 31.45% and refers to Medium 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 31.45% 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 High Strung undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams High Strung 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

172, 152, 37

Is Sherwin Williams High Strung SW 6705 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 51° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6705 High Strung HSL code: 51, 65%, 41%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 High Strung:

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.

Darker shades

Sherwin Williams SW 6705 High Strung

Color comparison

High Strung SW 6705 vs Fusion SW 6919

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Sherwin Williams High Strung SW 6705 vs Sherwin Williams Fusion SW 6919Sherwin Williams High Strung SW 6705
LRV: 31.45%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.56%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

High Strung SW 6705 vs Offbeat Green SW 6706

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Sherwin Williams High Strung SW 6705 vs Sherwin Williams Offbeat Green SW 6706Sherwin Williams High Strung SW 6705
LRV: 31.45%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 25.7%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#ac9825copy color code
RGB Decimal172, 152, 37copy color code
RGB Percent67.45%, 59.61%, 14.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 51° Saturation: 78.49% Value: 67.45%copy color code
HSLhsl(51, 65, 41)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 11.63 Yellow: 78.49 Key: 32.55copy color code
YIQY: 144.87 I: 48.873 Q: -31.557copy color code
XYZX: 28.577 Y: 31.362 Z: 6.298copy color code
CIE LabL:62.812 a:-4.746 b:58.536copy color code
CIE LuvL:62.812 u:18.675 v:62.604copy color code
Decimal11311141copy color code
Hunter lab56.002, -6.918, 32.534copy color code
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