Sherwin Williams Mountain Air SW 6224 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Mountain Air paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6224. 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 6224
Color name:Mountain Air
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well, 2017 Holistic, Soft and Sheer

Mountain Air for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air 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.

Mountain Air for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air living room walls
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air 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 6224 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air 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 6224 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air small kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Mountain Air 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 Mountain Air reviews

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

Green and Blue are Sherwin Williams Mountain Air undertones 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:

#D8E0DF

RGB code:

216, 224, 223

Is Sherwin Williams Mountain Air SW 6224 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 173° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6224 Mountain Air HSL code: 173, 11%, 86%

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 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 Sherwin Williams Mountain Air:

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 6224 Mountain Air

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

Mountain Air SW 6224 vs Topsail SW 6217

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

Sherwin Williams Mountain Air SW 6224 vs Sherwin Williams Topsail SW 6217Open Mountain Air SW 6224
LRV: 73.21%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 74.9%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Mountain Air SW 6224 vs Rhinestone SW 7656

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Sherwin Williams Mountain Air SW 6224 vs Sherwin Williams Rhinestone SW 7656Open Mountain Air SW 6224
LRV: 73.21%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 74.36%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Mountain Air

Mountain Air SW 6224 has an LRV of 73.21% 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 73.21% 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#d8e0dfcopy color code
RGB Decimal216, 224, 223copy color code
RGB Percent84.71%, 87.84%, 87.45%copy color code
HSVHue: 173° Saturation: 3.57% Value: 87.84%copy color code
HSLhsl(173, 11, 86)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 3.57 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.45 Key: 12.16copy color code
YIQY: 221.494 I: -4.446 Q: -2.003copy color code
XYZX: 68.29 Y: 73.238 Z: 80.331copy color code
CIE LabL:88.561 a:-2.867 b:-0.442copy color code
CIE LuvL:88.561 u:-4.389 v:-0.169copy color code
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Hunter lab85.579, -7.324, 4.251copy color code
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