Sherwin Williams Kestrel White SW 7516 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Kestrel White paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7516. 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 7516
Color name:Kestrel White
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well

Kestrel White for living room

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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Beige color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 7516 for bathroom

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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Light real bathrooms.

Sherwin Williams SW 7516 on kitchen cabinets

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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating warm hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Kestrel White for exterior

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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are Sherwin Williams Kestrel White undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#E0D6C8

RGB code:

224, 214, 200

Is Sherwin Williams Kestrel White SW 7516 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 35° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7516 Kestrel White HSL code: 35, 28%, 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 Kestrel White:

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

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

Kestrel White SW 7516 vs Warm Winter SW 9506

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Sherwin Williams Kestrel White SW 7516 vs Sherwin Williams Warm Winter SW 9506Open Kestrel White SW 7516
LRV: 68.1%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 69.82%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Kestrel White SW 7516 vs Natural Linen SW 9109

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

Sherwin Williams Kestrel White SW 7516 vs Sherwin Williams Natural Linen SW 9109Open Kestrel White SW 7516
LRV: 68.1%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 66%
Light color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Kestrel White

Kestrel White SW 7516 has an LRV of 68.1% 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 68.10% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#e0d6c8copy color code
RGB Decimal224, 214, 200copy color code
RGB Percent87.84%, 83.92%, 78.43%copy color code
HSVHue: 35° Saturation: 10.71% Value: 87.84%copy color code
HSLhsl(35, 28, 83)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.46 Yellow: 10.71 Key: 12.16copy color code
YIQY: 215.394 I: 10.458 Q: -2.241copy color code
XYZX: 65.211 Y: 68.111 Z: 64.339copy color code
CIE LabL:86.062 a:1.068 b:8.139copy color code
CIE LuvL:86.062 u:6.667 v:11.87copy color code
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Hunter lab82.53, -3.386, 11.549copy color code
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