Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue SW 6342 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Spicy Hue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6342. 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.

Official color page:Spicy Hue SW 6342
Color code:SW 6342
Color name:Spicy Hue
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Spicy Hue for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue 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.

Spicy Hue for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue cozy living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue living room walls
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue japandi interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue living room
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Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Red color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 6342 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Dark real bathrooms.

Sherwin Williams SW 6342 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue small kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue 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.

Spicy Hue for exterior

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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue House Exterior
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue House Exterior
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue House Exterior
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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue reviews

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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue kitchen backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue kitchen review
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue modern interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue living room
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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 Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue 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

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HEX value

HEX value:

#994B35

RGB code:

153, 75, 53

Is Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue SW 6342 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 13° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6342 Spicy Hue HSL code: 13, 49%, 40%

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 Red 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 Spicy Hue:

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.

Color comparison

Spicy Hue SW 6342 vs Sierra Redwood SW 7598

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue SW 6342 vs Sherwin Williams Sierra Redwood SW 7598Open Spicy Hue SW 6342
LRV: 12.05%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 11.9%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Spicy Hue SW 6342 vs Rookwood Terra Cotta SW 2803

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Sherwin Williams Spicy Hue SW 6342 vs Sherwin Williams Rookwood Terra Cotta SW 2803Open Spicy Hue SW 6342
LRV: 12.05%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 13.94%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Spicy Hue

Spicy Hue SW 6342 has an LRV of 12.05% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 12.05% 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

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#994b35copy color code
RGB Decimal153, 75, 53copy color code
RGB Percent60.00%, 29.41%, 20.78%copy color code
HSVHue: 13° Saturation: 65.36% Value: 60.0%copy color code
HSLhsl(13, 49, 40)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 50.98 Yellow: 65.36 Key: 40.0copy color code
YIQY: 95.814 I: 53.55 Q: 9.653copy color code
XYZX: 16.297 Y: 12.063 Z: 4.837copy color code
CIE LabL:41.317 a:30.719 b:27.987copy color code
CIE LuvL:41.317 u:59.081 v:23.831copy color code
Decimal10046261copy color code
Hunter lab34.732, 22.973, 16.055copy color code
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