Once upon a time, backsplashes were functional, practical and necessary. They saved the back wall behind the kitchen sink and stove from sputtering faucets, splashing dishwater and popping grease. And they still do. But backsplash mania has given a whole new meaning to what's back there!
Today, it's just as much about a splash of color, a splash of style and a big splash of creativity as it is about usefulness. There are new choices to drool over, old-time favorites that are still around and things to consider when picking from the bold and new, from the tried and true. Check out the types of backsplashes below, and get ideas for your very own custom project.
It's versatile, attractive, and available in endless choices. Glass is a popular material in kitchen backsplashes today.
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