Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20

Official color page:Pale Oak OC-20
Color code:OC-20
Color name:Pale Oak
Brand:Benjamin Moore

What color is Benjamin Moore Pale Oak?

Benjamin Moore Pale Oak is a soft and warm neutral color with a subtle greige undertone. It is a versatile color that appears different depending on the lighting and surrounding colors. In natural light, it looks like a warm beige with a slight hint of gray, while in artificial light it appears more muted and gray. Pale Oak has a calming effect and can create a serene atmosphere in any room. It is a popular choice for interior walls, cabinets, and trim.

What color goes best with Benjamin Moore Pale Oak?

Benjamin Moore Pale Oak is a versatile neutral color that can be paired with a wide range of other colors. It has warm undertones, making it a good choice to pair with other warm colors such as brow or cream Benjamin Moore Swiss Coffee . Additionally, it can also pair well with cool tones like blue Benjamin Moore Smoke , green Backwoods CC-630 , and gray Chelsea Gray , creating a balanced and harmonious color scheme. For a bolder contrast, you can also pair it with darker colors like navy Benjamin Moore Kensington Blue or charcoal Benjamin Moore Kendall Charcoal. Ultimately, the color you choose to pair with Pale Oak will depend on the desired mood and aesthetic you want to achieve in your space.

Pale Oak for bedroom

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Pale Oak for living room

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Benjamin Moore OC-20 for bathroom

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Benjamin Moore OC-20 on kitchen cabinets

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What are Benjamin Moore Pale Oak undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Pale Oak 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#DFDACE

RGB code:

223, 218, 206

Is Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 42° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

OC-20 Pale Oak HSL code: 42, 21%, 84%

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 Greige 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 Benjamin Moore Pale Oak:

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

Pale Oak OC-20 vs Agreeable Gray SW 7029

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20 vs Sherwin Williams Agreeable Gray SW 7029Open Pale Oak OC-20
LRV: 68.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 60%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Pale Oak OC-20 vs White Dove OC-17

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20 vs Benjamin Moore White Dove OC-17Open Pale Oak OC-20
LRV: 68.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 84.91%
White color
Temperature: warm

Pale Oak OC-20 vs Edgecomb Gray HC-173

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

Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20 vs Benjamin Moore Edgecomb Gray HC-173Open Pale Oak OC-20
LRV: 68.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 63.09%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Pale Oak OC-20 vs Accessible Beige SW 7036

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

Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20 vs Sherwin Williams Accessible Beige SW 7036Open Pale Oak OC-20
LRV: 68.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 58%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Pale Oak OC-20 vs Simple White SW 7021

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

Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20 vs Sherwin Williams Simple White SW 7021Open Pale Oak OC-20
LRV: 68.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 69.82%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Pale Oak OC-20 vs Balboa Mist OC-27

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20 vs Benjamin Moore Balboa Mist OC-27Open Pale Oak OC-20
LRV: 68.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 65.53%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Pale Oak OC-20 vs Revere Pewter HC-172

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20 vs Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter HC-172Open Pale Oak OC-20
LRV: 68.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 56.35%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color pairings

Pale Oak OC-20 vs Royal Navy 257

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LRV: 68.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: -%
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Temperature: cold