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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide

21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide

I have grouped the kitchen backsplash ideas and designs below into 3 sections:

  • Creative Ideas (such as pegboards, plywood, and photographs)
  • Classic Options (such as copper, Delft tiles, and brick)
  • Modern Styles (such as polished concrete and wood)

Creative Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #1 Painted Plywood

1. Painted Plywood: It is hard to believe that the backsplash in the photo above is plywood – this will really help keep the cost down, and is an easy backsplash idea. The simple black backsplash with the bronze tap makes this space look like a luxury designer kitchen – Stylizmo.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #2 Raw plywood kitchen backsplash

2. Raw Plywood: Leaving the plywood unstained with the natural color creates a more earthy look – Erin Michael

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #3 Pegboard kitchen backsplash

3. The Pegboard Backsplash: Are you really into organising everything in the kitchen? A white pegboard (or you can even paint it) can become a feature piece in the kitchen. Hang up some designer kitchen utensils (or even just colorful ones) and you’ve got some kitchen decor pieces (Beautiful Wall Decor Ideas for the Kitchen) – Houzz.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #4 Photo gallery backsplash

4. Photos for a Gallery Wall Backsplash: You could go with family photos or more artistic images. Turn them black and white for a more modern and designer feel – Jetsetter.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #5 Graphic tile kitchen backsplash

5. Large Tiled Graphic: You can find sets of tiles with large graphics on them, or you can even create your own (Home Decor Ideas: DIY Tile Coasters) – Ensuus.

Classic Kitchen Backsplash Options

21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #6 Brick kitchen backsplash design

6. Brick: A homely choice that adds earthly colors to the kitchen palette – Houzz

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #7 White painted brick backsplash

7. Painted Brick: You can also use brick as a kitchen sink backsplash by painting over it, keeping the rustic touch but matching the color of the kitchen – Moje Powidoki

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #8 Subway tile kitchen backsplash

8. The Subway Tile Kitchen Backsplash: A classic design that looks clean and minimalist – Houzz.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #9 Hexagon tiles

9. Hex Tiles Backsplash: Another classic tile design commonly used for kitchen backsplashes – Just a Girl and Her Blog

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #10 Blue Delft tiles

10. Delft Tiles: Blue and white tiles that reminisce antique Chinaware – Simply Tiles.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #11 Marble tiles

11. Marble Tile: Gives off a subtle and luxurious texture. If you were to use this in combination with a marble counter, it will create a seamless look and make the kitchen space feel larger – Porch.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #12 Tin tiles

12. Pressed Metal Tin Tiles: A shiny and glossy surface, wether it is cabinet doors or a backsplash, will make a space feel bigger as it bounces light around the room – Houzz.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #13 Beadboard kitchen backsplash

13. Beadboard: Ideal for more country and farmhouse style kitchens – BHG.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #14 Granite backsplash

14. Traditional Stones: Granite, marble, and limestone are what high end kitchens use, since they are durable and long lasting – Houzz.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #15 Wallpaper backsplash

15. Wallpaper: This is a cheap backsplash idea (an even cheaper way would be to paint the walls), and can be easily updated or changed later. To protect the wallpaper near the sink and cooker, a glass covering should be fitted (just like in the Modern Ideas section below) – Apartment Therapy.

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Modern Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #16 Modern molded panels

16. Molded Panels: Backsplash panels that look like sand dunes are used in this elegant kitchen design – HGTV.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #17 Glass tile

17. Glass Tile: A standard backsplash material these days for a modern look – HGTV.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #18 Concrete kitchen backsplash

18. Concrete: This can be polished, stained, and even textured to create surprisingly stylish and sleek kitchen backsplash designs.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #19 Glass panel (paint or wallpaper behind it)

19. Tempered Glass: This modern backsplash can easily be matched to the style of the kitchen since you can paint behind it, or put up wallpaper – BHG.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #20 Mirror backsplash

20. Mirror: This is a unique and different approach to a backsplash. It adds depth and makes the space feel larger – HGTV.

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21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #21 Wooden kitchen backsplash

21 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Design Tips || The Ultimate Creative Guide: #21 Wooden kitchen backsplash

21. Using Wood: When thinking of a wooden backsplash, it would usually be for more a rustic looking kitchen. But it can be used to create a modern style, depending on the way it is installed. The tones of the wood will also bring some warmth to a sleek and modern kitchen – GAO.

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February 16, 2016 in Kitchen
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