A kitchen is an area that easily gets dirty and messy because all kind of cooking activities are carried out in this place. So, it is no wonder that the walls, floors, and countertops are often exposed to water and oil splashes, food spills, and other dirt. However, from all parts of the kitchen, the wall behind the stove is the easiest past to gets dirty. Generally, this wall is called backsplash. Therefore, this wall needs to be covered with a certain material to protect it. Here are some backsplash ideas that you can apply.
The first idea is applying fabric as the material of your backsplash. The fabric backsplash with a foliage pattern in the kitchen above looks really interesting and makes the kitchen feel delightful. White is used as the basic color of the fabric while blue and maroon are used for the leaves. The look of this backsplash is complete by the application of white upper cabinets with glass doors above it and glass countertops underneath.
One material that you can use for your backsplash is Turkish tile. In the contemporary kitchen above, the blue Turkish patterned tile is used for the backsplash. This tile provides a luxurious impression in the room. The look of the kitchen is more complete by the application of granite countertop for the bottom cabinets and island counter. There are also two glass bar stool applied in the island area.
French tile in romantic blue and white is installed above the countertops and stove of this kitchen. White is also used as the color of the bottom cabinets and its countertops. Instead of applying upper cabinet, open shelving is used for putting as well as displaying a number of tableware, glassware, and cups. There are also a white jug, some white containers contain ingredients, spatulas, and eggs on the countertop.
Classic black tile
Another idea is using small black tile for the backsplash like in the kitchen above. This tile creates a classic feel in the kitchen. For an attractive look, this black backsplash is combined with the use of white countertops.
Those are 4 ideas of kitchen backsplash. The other 4 ideas will be reviewed in the next article. See you there!