We live in an uncertain world and people need their daily environment to be a place where they can turn down the noise, where they can nurture their values and recharge. Colour is an essential tool in creating an environment that people will enjoy. With considered and careful design the construction industry has an opportunity to create places that have a positive impact on the people using those spaces.
LRV is a 99-point index used to measure the degree to which a colour reflects light.The higher the LRV, the more light the colour reflects and therefore the paler it appears.The LRV for each Dulux Trade colour is clearly indicated in its Colour Palette notation. For more information download the pdf below.
Easily create aesthetically pleasing colour schemes with the correct LRV readings that will aid accessibility
Users can virtually paint a variety of room sets, either using pre-designed schemes or creating new ones, and the program will flag which colour choices and positioning comply with the visual contrast guidelines set out in the Equality Act, Approved Document to part M. Schemes can be saved and shared with clients or printed for reference.
Dulux Trade paints and woodcare products can now be seamlessly added to your BIM models as BIM objects - and the process couldn't be simpler. Click the button below to go to the NBS National BIM Library.
Use our digital Colour Palette Plug in to accurately colour your BIM Models
This lets building designers add colours to their 3D model, helping them to create entire decorative schemes before any work starts on site.