5 Outstanding Kitchen Backsplash Designs

From on June 25, 2010 in Kitchen Remodel

Well, yes, they protect the kitchen wall from your cooking activities. But your real concern about your backsplash is that, because of its high visibility, it can make or break the aesthetic of your kitchen. We share your concerns. Here are five backsplashes that up the cool of these already amazing kitchens. Once you’ve got a great backsplash? Now feel free to whip up those buttermilk pancakes with glee.

#1 – Funky Topaz

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One small flip in detail can immediately personalize a kitchen. This space would have looked amazingly streamlined in all white, but choosing this topaz and tying the color into the seating creates something entirely new.

#2 – Light & Streamlined

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A glass tile backsplash, helping to turn what was a dark and outdated kitchen into a light and streamlined paradise. The glass goes beyond white chic to add a shine and almost other dimension.

#3 – Useful & Unique

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Adreas Pihlstrom of Suprb took these circular graphic designs and covered them with glass to create something useful and entirely unique.

#4 – Playfully Masculine

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This kitchen exhibits masculine sophistication with a hint of casual whim. The kitchen backsplash adds clean, streamlined detail—colors even inspired by Brooks Brothers’ classic suits, says designer Shell Amoroso.

#5 – Classic White Brick

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Of course, you can never go wrong with sleek white brick, which works successfully in this simple modernized setting as not only the backsplash, but as a base that creeps around the wall and gives texture and continuity to the walls.

Photo Credit: AllDoing, DesignSponge, ApartmentTherapy & AmorosoDesign