RAL 840-1

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RAL Effect RAL 840-1 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full RAL 840-1 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 840-1. 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:RAL 840-1
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL 840-1 for 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 warm Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

RAL 840-1 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 840-1 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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LRV of RAL 840-1

RAL 840-1 has an LRV of 76.67% 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 76.67% 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.

What are RAL Effect RAL 840-1 undertones?

Yellow and Red are RAL Effect RAL 840-1 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#E7E3D8

RGB code:

231, 227, 216

Is RAL Effect RAL 840-1 cool or warm?

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

RAL 840-1 HSL code: 44, 24%, 88%

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 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.

Color comparison

RAL 840-1 vs RAL 210-2

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

RAL Effect  RAL 840-1 vs RAL Effect  RAL 210-2Open  RAL 840-1
LRV: 76.67%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 79.13%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

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.

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HEX#E7E3D8copy color code
RGB Decimal231, 227, 216copy color code
RGB Percent90.59%, 89.02%, 84.71%copy color code
HSVHue: 44° Saturation: 6.49% Value: 90.59%copy color code
HSLhsl(44, 24, 88)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 1.73 Yellow: 6.49 Key: 9.41copy color code
YIQY: 226.942 I: 5.918 Q: -2.577copy color code
XYZX: 72.816 Y: 76.885 Z: 75.952copy color code
CIE LabL:90.269 a:-0.546 b:5.849copy color code
CIE LuvL:90.269 u:2.918 v:8.903copy color code
Decimal15197144copy color code
Hunter lab87.684, -5.215, 10.022copy color code