Inspiring Kitchen Backsplash Ideas for Your Next Renovation

Updated 11/02/17
Alyssa Rosenheck

Ornate tiling makes a statement in this all-white kitchen.

Reagen Taylor

Exposed brick makes for a surprising backsplash alternative in this open kitchen.

Fantastic Frank

Don't be afraid to mix materials.

Julia Robbs

Uncut slabs of marble never fails to make a striking statement.

Alyssa Rosenheck

Choose stone with a dynamic natural pattern for an artful effect when laid symmetrically.

Fantastic Frank

Kitchen backsplashes don't need to take up the entire wall to make an impact.

Fantastic Frank

If you're working with dark cabinetry, a light backsplash creates a focal point.

Julia Robbs

If your kitchen cabinets are white, consider a dark backsplash to bring some drama into the space.

Alyssa Rosenheck

Alternatively, sticking to an all-white palette with glossy subway tile always gives an airy feel to the kitchen.

Alyssa Rosenheck

Add some visual texture by way of tiles with bits of color and imperfections.

Alyssa Rosenheck

For lovers of color, a bold hue can instantly liven up the kitchen, especially when the rest of the décor is kept neutral.

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