Sherwin Williams Mantra SW 9631 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Mantra paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9631. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:SW 9631
Color name:Mantra
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Emerald Designer Edition - Rustic + Refined

Mantra for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Mantra bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra 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 cool Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Mantra for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Mantra living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra japandi interior
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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 9631 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Mantra bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Light real bathrooms.

Sherwin Williams SW 9631 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Mantra kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra small kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra kitchen cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Sherwin Williams Mantra reviews

  • Sherwin Williams Mantra wall
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra kitchen backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra modern interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Mantra living room
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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 Mantra undertones?

Green is Sherwin Williams Mantra 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:

#DCE2DF

RGB code:

220, 226, 223

Is Sherwin Williams Mantra SW 9631 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 150° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9631 Mantra HSL code: 150, 9%, 87%

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 Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green 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 Sherwin Williams Mantra:

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

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

Mantra SW 9631 vs Intrepid Grey SW 9556

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

Sherwin Williams Mantra SW 9631 vs Sherwin Williams Intrepid Grey SW 9556Open Mantra SW 9631
LRV: 75.05%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 75.74%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Mantra SW 9631 vs Icicle SW 6238

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 Mantra SW 9631 vs Sherwin Williams Icicle SW 6238Open Mantra SW 9631
LRV: 75.05%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 73.28%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Mantra

Mantra SW 9631 has an LRV of 75.05% 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 75.05% 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

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

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HEX#dce2dfcopy color code
RGB Decimal220, 226, 223copy color code
RGB Percent86.27%, 88.63%, 87.45%copy color code
HSVHue: 150° Saturation: 2.65% Value: 88.63%copy color code
HSLhsl(150, 9, 87)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 2.65 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 1.33 Key: 11.37copy color code
YIQY: 223.864 I: -2.611 Q: -2.203copy color code
XYZX: 70.027 Y: 74.936 Z: 80.567copy color code
CIE LabL:89.363 a:-2.558 b:0.764copy color code
CIE LuvL:89.363 u:-3.189 v:1.619copy color code
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Hunter lab86.565, -7.091, 5.414copy color code
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