SW 7065

Sherwin Williams Argos

Sherwin Williams Argos SW 7065 paint color review

Official color page:Argos SW 7065
Color code:SW 7065
Color name:Argos
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well, Pottery Barn Teen, West Elm

Sherwin Williams Argos is a cool and calm light gray color that's perfect for creating a serene atmosphere in any room. This shade has a subtle green undertone, making it an excellent choice for those who want a more modern and minimalist look. Argos pairs well with bright whites, natural woods, and metallic accents. This versatile shade is perfect for creating a cozy and comfortable space in any home.

Argos for bedroom

  • Grey bedroom Sherwin Williams Argos SW 7065
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  • Grey bedroom Sherwin Williams Argos SW 7065
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  • Grey bedroom Sherwin Williams Argos SW 7065
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  • Grey bedroom Sherwin Williams Argos SW 7065
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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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Sherwin Williams Argos reviews

  • Black marble shower and grey Sherwin Williams Argos walls
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  • Grey interior Sherwin williams SW7065 Argos
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  • Grey living room Sherwin Williams Argos review
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  • Sherwin Williams Argos wall paint color review
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  • Light grey paint color Sherwin williams Argos
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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 Argos

Argos SW 7065 has an LRV of 51% 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 51.00% 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 Sherwin Williams Argos undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Argos 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:

189, 189, 183

Is Sherwin Williams Argos SW 7065 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 60° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7065 Argos HSL code: 60, 4%, 73%

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 Sherwin Williams Argos:

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.

Sherwin Williams SW 7065 Argos

Color comparison

Argos SW 7065 vs Austere Gray SW 6184

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Sherwin Williams Argos SW 7065 vs Sherwin Williams Austere Gray SW 6184Open Argos SW 7065
LRV: 51%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 51.21%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Argos SW 7065 vs Monorail Silver SW 7663

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

Sherwin Williams Argos SW 7065 vs Sherwin Williams Monorail Silver SW 7663Open Argos SW 7065
LRV: 51%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 49.54%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#bdbdb7copy color code
RGB Decimal189, 189, 183copy color code
RGB Percent74.12%, 74.12%, 71.76%copy color code
HSVHue: 60° Saturation: 3.17% Value: 74.12%copy color code
HSLhsl(60, 4, 73)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 3.17 Key: 25.88copy color code
YIQY: 188.316 I: 1.928 Q: -1.867copy color code
XYZX: 47.729 Y: 50.633 Z: 52.046copy color code
CIE LabL:76.456 a:-1.096 b:3.031copy color code
CIE LuvL:76.456 u:0.336 v:4.664copy color code
Decimal12434871copy color code
Hunter lab71.157, -4.794, 6.444copy color code
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