RAL Effect RAL 260-5 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full RAL 260-5 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 260-5. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 260-5
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 260-5 on kitchen cabinets

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

RAL Effect RAL 260-5 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 RAL Effect RAL 260-5 undertones?

Yellow and Red are RAL Effect RAL 260-5 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#DEB02D

RGB code:

222, 176, 45

Is RAL Effect RAL 260-5 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 44° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 260-5 HSL code: 44, 73%, 52%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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.

Color comparison

RAL 260-5 vs Lemon yellow RAL 1012

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

RAL Effect  RAL 260-5 vs RAL Classic  Lemon yellow RAL 1012Open  RAL 260-5
LRV: 42.85%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 47.83%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

RAL 260-5 vs RAL 290-5

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

RAL Effect  RAL 260-5 vs RAL Effect  RAL 290-5Open  RAL 260-5
LRV: 42.85%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 45.22%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

LRV of RAL 260-5

RAL 260-5 has an LRV of 42.85% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half 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 42.85% 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#DEB02Dcopy color code
RGB Decimal222, 176, 45copy color code
RGB Percent87.06%, 69.02%, 17.65%copy color code
HSVHue: 44° Saturation: 79.73% Value: 87.06%copy color code
HSLhsl(44, 73, 52)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 20.72 Yellow: 79.73 Key: 12.94copy color code
YIQY: 174.82 I: 69.507 Q: -31.036copy color code
XYZX: 46.126 Y: 46.773 Z: 9.081copy color code
CIE LabL:74.044 a:4.799 b:67.868copy color code
CIE LuvL:74.044 u:38.735 v:72.059copy color code
Decimal14594093copy color code
Hunter lab68.391, 0.705, 40.001copy color code
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