Is Benjamin Moore Super white too white?

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Is Benjamin Moore Super white too white?

Super White Undertones Super White paint is a very white paint color. In fact, it is among the cleanest white paint colors by Benjamin Moore (or any other paint manufacturer for that matter), but it is not the absolute whitest. It is a very whitish white paint color. That doesn’t mean it is without undertones though.

What undertones does Benjamin Moore Super white have?

Benjamin Moore Super White is the perfect cooler white, with a hint of gray undertones. It looks great with marble.

Is Super white warm or cool?

Is it a warm white or a cool white? While Super White might look pretty darned white, it’s actually a slightly COOL white paint colour. If you have north-facing light, this will be even MORE obvious, however, if you have south-facing or afternoon western sunshine, it will look warmer and softer.

Is Super white softer than Chantilly lace?

Super White vs. Chantilly Lace. You’d think that based on the name, Super White would be the brightest white of the two but actually Chantilly Lace is just a tad bit brighter while Super White is slightly softer. Chantilly Lace also has just the slightest bit more color to it than Super White.

Which is the whitest white paint?


  • Behr’s Ultra Pure White is the whitest white paint color out of all the brands included in the EasyRGB library. (
  • Color science, colorimetry, color data whatever you want to call it is no more difficult to understand and apply than LRV, light reflectance value.

Is Chantilly Lace too white?

Chantilly Lace is the cleanest white color in the universe because It has no warm or cool undertones. This clean white is great for walls, but also makes the perfect trim or ceiling color. You need lots of light to make this color work. We use this color as a baseline comparison for all other whites.

What is the most popular white paint from Benjamin Moore?

You won’t be surprised that Benjamin Moore’e White Dove, Decorator’s White & Chantilly Lace are the most popular white paint colors in their collections. They are both trending in the 2020’s, but also timeless colorless white paint colors.

Is pure white too white?

What Color is Pure White? Sherwin Williams’ Pure White is a very bright white paint color that is not overly stark. It is a good, fairly clean white that is not too white, but also doesn’t lean in any particular color.

Is Chantilly white too white?

Simply White. When you compare Chantilly Lace to Simply White, it is easy to see that Simply White is a bit of misnomer. Simply White has more color in it that Chantilly Lace, though is still a very light white paint color. Simply White has yellow undertones that put it firmly in the warm category.

Is Super white too stark?

Super White honestly lacks any undertones: it doesn’t ever look too blue or too yellow. That being said, this paint will give you a very crisp and sometimes stark look. It’s not recommended for use on plaster or uneven walls, as it can highlight imperfections.

What is the whitest white paint from Sherwin Williams?

High Reflective White
Sherwin Williams High Reflective White High Reflective White is Sherwin Williams’ whitest white. With an LRV of 94, it’s very close to being pure white. It has just the tiniest drop of warmth, so even though it’s crazy white, it doesn’t feel as stark as Extra White, despite being considerably brighter!

What is Benjamin Moore whitest white?

Super White
One of the most common questions we get from homeowners is “What is Benjamin Moore’s ‘most pure’ white paint?” We’ve narrowed it down to two hues: Chantilly Lace OC-65 and Super White OC-152. These whites have little to no visible undertone, making them two of our ‘whitest white’ paint colors.

What kind of paint is Benjamin Moore Super White?

Benjamin Moore Super White (#PM-1 or OC-152) is a clean, crisp white paint shade that, as the name suggests, really is super white. Described as brilliant and sparkling, BM Super White will brighten up a room without making it feel too cold.

What is the name of the Super white paint?

Also known as Super White OC-152. A brilliant, almost sparkling white, this clean shade suggests clarity and simplicity. Select paint color by color family, browse colors in our Color Collections, or use our search tool.

Is the BM Super White a pure white?

Lighter paint shades REFLECT more light from them and therefore have a HIGHER LRV, and vice versa for darker shades). We’ve already established that BM Super White is indeed, super white. If you were to say it’s a pure white, I’d be hard-pressed to argue with you. That being said, let’s get numerical about it.

Which is brighter Super white or simply white?

Benjamin Moore Simply White is also brighter than Super White on the LRV scale at 91.7 (Remember, Super White is 89.09). What Chantilly Lace is to Super White in terms of coolness, Simply White is its warmer counterpart.

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