Tikkurila Rooibos

Tikkurila Rooibos M476 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Rooibos paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M476. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:M476
Color name:Rooibos

Rooibos for bedroom

  • Tikkurila Rooibos M476 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 Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Rooibos

Rooibos M476 has an LRV of 9.44% 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 9.44% 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 Tikkurila Rooibos undertones?

Red is Tikkurila Rooibos 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

115, 74, 68

Is Tikkurila Rooibos M476 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 8° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M476 Rooibos HSL code: 8, 26%, 36%

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 Red 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 Tikkurila Rooibos:

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

Rooibos M476 vs Cayenne M419

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Tikkurila Rooibos M476 vs Tikkurila Cayenne M419Tikkurila Rooibos M476
LRV: 9.44%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 9.44%
Dark 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.

HEX#734a44copy color code
RGB Decimal115, 74, 68copy color code
RGB Percent45.10%, 29.02%, 26.67%copy color code
HSVHue: 8° Saturation: 40.87% Value: 45.1%copy color code
HSLhsl(8, 26, 36)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 35.65 Yellow: 40.87 Key: 54.9copy color code
YIQY: 85.575 I: 26.36 Q: 6.806copy color code
XYZX: 10.563 Y: 8.961 Z: 6.641copy color code
CIE LabL:35.908 a:16.648 b:10.772copy color code
CIE LuvL:35.908 u:27.259 v:9.681copy color code
Decimal7555652copy color code
Hunter lab29.934, 10.602, 7.801copy color code