Sherwin Williams Otter SW 6041 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Otter paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6041. 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.

Official color page:Otter SW 6041
Color code:SW 6041
Color name:Otter
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Otter for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Otter bedroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter bedroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter bedroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter bedroom
    Plan Home visualization

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 Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Otter for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Otter living room interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter victorian house interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter cozy living room
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter living room walls
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter living room
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter japandi interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter living room
    Plan Home visualization

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6041 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Otter bathroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter minimalist bathroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter bathroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter minimalist bathroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter bathroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter minimalist bathroom
    Plan Home visualization

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6041 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Otter kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter small kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization

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

Sherwin Williams Otter reviews

  • Sherwin Williams Otter wall
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter kitchen painted backsplash
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter kitchen backsplash
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter kitchen review
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter kidsroom interior, children's room
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter modern interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter living room interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Sherwin Williams Otter living room
    Plan Home visualization

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.

Try before you buy

Samplize samples on the wall
Samplize logo

100% accurate
paint samples

Peel, stick and repeat

Peel, stick,
and repeat

Twice painted samples

Twice painted
with real paint

Fast delivery

Next day
delivery

Shop now

What are Sherwin Williams Otter undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Otter 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

R
G
B

HEX value

HEX value:

#56433B

RGB code:

86, 67, 59

Is Sherwin Williams Otter SW 6041 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 18° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6041 Otter HSL code: 18, 19%, 28%

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 Otter:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6041 Otter

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

Otter SW 6041 vs Enduring Bronze SW 7055

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Sherwin Williams Otter SW 6041 vs Sherwin Williams Enduring Bronze SW 7055Open Otter SW 6041
LRV: 6.32%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 7.45%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Otter SW 6041 vs Black Fox SW 7020

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

Sherwin Williams Otter SW 6041 vs Sherwin Williams Black Fox SW 7020Open Otter SW 6041
LRV: 6.32%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 6.74%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Otter

Otter SW 6041 has an LRV of 6.32% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 6.32% 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.

FormatCode
HEX#56433bcopy color code
RGB Decimal86, 67, 59copy color code
RGB Percent33.73%, 26.27%, 23.14%copy color code
HSVHue: 18° Saturation: 31.4% Value: 33.73%copy color code
HSLhsl(18, 19, 28)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 22.09 Yellow: 31.4 Key: 66.27copy color code
YIQY: 71.769 I: 13.893 Q: 1.53copy color code
XYZX: 6.634 Y: 6.309 Z: 5.005copy color code
CIE LabL:30.179 a:6.823 b:7.976copy color code
CIE LuvL:30.179 u:11.918 v:7.83copy color code
Decimal5653307copy color code
Hunter lab25.117, 3.193, 5.768copy color code
Copy color code
Copy paint color code