Dulux Potters Clay 3 50RR 72/010 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Potters Clay 3 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 50RR 72/010. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:50RR 72/010
Color name:Potters Clay 3

Dulux Potters Clay 3 reviews

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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 Dulux Potters Clay 3 undertones?

Red is Dulux Potters Clay 3 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

221, 218, 216

Is Dulux Potters Clay 3 50RR 72/010 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 24° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

50RR 72/010 Potters Clay 3 HSL code: 24, 7%, 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.

  • Warm Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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 Dulux Potters Clay 3:

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

Dulux 50RR 72/010 Potters Clay 3

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

Potters Clay 3 50RR 72/010 vs Goose White 00NN 72/000

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Dulux Potters Clay 3 50RR 72/010 vs Dulux Goose White 00NN 72/000Open Potters Clay 3 50RR 72/010
LRV: 70.47%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 68.46%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Potters Clay 3 50RR 72/010 vs 50GY 72/012

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.

Dulux Potters Clay 3 50RR 72/010 vs Dulux  50GY 72/012Open Potters Clay 3 50RR 72/010
LRV: 70.47%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 70.08%
Light color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Potters Clay 3

Potters Clay 3 50RR 72/010 has an LRV of 70.47% 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 70.47% 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#dddad8copy color code
RGB Decimal221, 218, 216copy color code
RGB Percent86.67%, 85.49%, 84.71%copy color code
HSVHue: 24° Saturation: 2.26% Value: 86.67%copy color code
HSLhsl(24, 7, 86)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 1.36 Yellow: 2.26 Key: 13.33copy color code
YIQY: 218.669 I: 2.43 Q: 0.012copy color code
XYZX: 67.282 Y: 70.473 Z: 75.005copy color code
CIE LabL:87.228 a:0.662 b:1.346copy color code
CIE LuvL:87.228 u:1.819 v:1.922copy color code
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Hunter lab83.948, -3.847, 5.79copy color code
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