H495

Tikkurila Tuft

Tikkurila Tuft H495 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Tuft paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful H495. 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:H495
Color name:Tuft
Brand:Tikkurila

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LRV of Tuft

Tuft H495 has an LRV of 65% and refers to Light colors that reflect most 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 65.00% 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 Tikkurila Tuft undertones?

Green is Tikkurila Tuft 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#D0D2CC

RGB code:

208, 210, 204

Is Tikkurila Tuft H495 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 80° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

H495 Tuft HSL code: 80, 6%, 81%

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 Tikkurila Tuft:

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.

Darker shades

Tikkurila H495 Tuft

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.

Tikkurila H495 Tuft

Color comparison

Tuft H495 vs Sea Smoke X447

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

Tikkurila Tuft H495 vs Tikkurila Sea Smoke X447Tikkurila Tuft H495
LRV: 65%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 63%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#D0D2CCcopy color code
RGB Decimal208, 210, 204copy color code
RGB Percent81.57%, 82.35%, 80.00%copy color code
HSVHue: 80° Saturation: 2.86% Value: 82.35%copy color code
HSLhsl(80, 6, 81)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.95 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 2.86 Key: 17.65copy color code
YIQY: 208.718 I: 0.736 Q: -2.29copy color code
XYZX: 59.956 Y: 63.863 Z: 66.279copy color code
CIE LabL:83.894 a:-1.767 b:2.732copy color code
CIE LuvL:83.894 u:-0.803 v:4.414copy color code
Decimal13685452copy color code
Hunter lab79.914, -5.93, 6.766copy color code
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