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8 Top Tile Types for Your Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles
"Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles... create kitchen beauty in a range of styles... The backsplash could be considered the most important part of your kitchen's design... point. Tile tends to be the most popular choice — for its flexibility in style, budget... intriguing tiles can add to your kitchen's unique look.... Whether your backsplash goes up to the bottom of the upper cabinets, reaches all the way..."
Ecofriendly Kitchen: Recycled Tile for Backsplashes
Pick a popular look for your kitchen backsplash design and go green as well, with beautiful tiles made from recycled materials
"popular look for your kitchen backsplash design and go green as well, with beautiful tiles... ecofriendly tiles. Sustainable tile choices for the kitchen backsplash boil down to three... recycling of glass. These handsome kitchen tile backsplashes are proof that being kind to... types: glass, ceramic or metal, all comprised in part of recycled content. We generate... ntent tiles are a great way to repurpose or "upcycle" waste otherwise destined for..."
8 Statement-Making Kitchen Backsplashes Beyond Basic Tile
Look to metal, glass and even wooden crates for an attention-getting backsplash that might even save you some money
"metal, glass and even wooden crates for an attention-getting backsplash that might... on your kitchen design by adding a bold backsplash. Go beyond standard tile and try... unusual backsplash can help you spice up your kitchen without having to dish out a... Antique glass or mirrors? Cork or copper? A unique backsplash can quickly take your... money for a full remodel. Have you thought about using industrial metal sheets? Antique..."
10 Gorgeous Backsplash Alternatives to Subway Tile
Artistic installations, back-painted glass and pivoting windows prove there are backsplash possibilities beyond the platform
"back-painted glass and pivoting windows prove there are backsplash possibilities beyond... subway tile, but sometimes you've just seen enough. And as the options for kitchen... possibilities for that strip of wall above your sink and stove. These 10 backsplashes from... chevron tiles to painted glass, pivoting windows, mirror and more.... kitchen backsplashes are nearly endless, it's worth considering other design possibilities..."
5 Stunning Alternatives to the Tile Backsplash
"Slab, Glass, Steel, Concrete or Beadboard Above the Kitchen Counter... to the kitchen backsplash, I'm crazy for tile, but there are alternatives if you're... sheet glass can make for both beauty and easy cleanup.... too many tile choices, or if you're not loving the pattern of all those grout lines... especially for modern kitchens. Check out this kitchen we did in NYC - glass backsplash... large tile alternative? Aquatime - A solid color for a glass backsplash is quite..."
Guest Picks: Beautiful Backsplash Tiles for Every Budget
Explore 20 tiles curated by a pro interior designer, ranging from everyday affordable to art for the kitchen
"re 20 tiles curated by a pro interior designer, ranging from everyday affordable... subway tiles. That's a new one for me. Subway tiles tend to be my fallback, especially... modern, for both high- and low-end budgets. There's something for everyone. — Stephanie... sacks tiles all day(all tile really). The backsplash tile I am about to rip out is... textured tile--like the sentousai or the stream border tile--in my kitchen. I can't..."
2012 Trends: New Tile Styles for the Kitchen
Large-format, mosaic, metallic, and wood tile designs will be darlings of showrooms and trade shows this year
"and wood tile designs will be darlings of showrooms and trade shows this year... find a kitchen that doesn't include at least one tile element. And quite often, it's... change! Tile should be selected with an eye to your cabinet finishes and counter tops... final kitchen has a pulled-together look, not just a current one. These 2012 tile... give your kitchen a fresh new look when selected well. Which ones inspire you?..."
Kitchen Design: A Picture Frame for Your Backsplash
"ame a tile pattern for a piece of built-in wall art for your kitchen... looking for ideas for a traditional kitchen backsplash, consider creating a picture-frame... wall art for your backsplash. Here are some great examples of picture-frame backsplashes... rectangular tile designs bordered by molding, much like a picture frame. Think of it as... some tips for doing this yourself.... n! My backsplash is marble mosaic with a picture frame of gold glass tile, which..."
Kitchen Color: 15 Ravishing Red Backsplashes
"to your kitchen with a backsplash of ruby-colored tiles or back-painted glass... to your kitchen. That’s why a backsplash is a terrific place to add a dash of red.... a red backsplash, along with the pertinent information for each in case you see something... you like for your own kitchen.... green backsplashes. This week we’re swinging over to the other side of the color... (Backsplashes typically encompass a relatively small section of a wall or walls..."
Kitchen Color: 15 Fabulous Green Backsplashes
Get the feel of spring all year round with a tiled, painted or glass backsplash in colors from pale celery to deep olive
"with a tiled, painted or glass backsplash in colors from pale celery to deep olive... your kitchen backsplash serves a very practical function: protecting the wall area... colorful kitchen backsplashes with happy, fresh, spring-inspired green hues. Here I’ve... with tips for working ones like them into your own kitchen.... Moroccan tile backsplash - where could I find this tile? Thank you :) BRAVO. Great article..."
DIY Backsplash Makeover: Get a New Tile Look for Less Than $50
"e old tile a painted faux-stone facade for a brand-new look at a superaffordable... on the backsplash tiles in our kitchen was getting us down. We had just put dozens... existing tiles that we hated and create own decorative backsplash for a fraction of... weren’t up for another marathon do-it-yourself project. Besides, the crackled glass tiles... did it for less than $50.... com/faux-tile-backsplash You're a life saver!!! :) and to think I almost bought wall..."
How to Install a Tile Backsplash
If you've got a steady hand, a few easy-to-find supplies and patience, you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom
"install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom... and a tile backsplash is one of those little details. A backsplash not only looks... safety glasses when cutting tiles and gloves when handling cut tile. Use caution... basic tiling skills and a little practice, transforming your kitchen could be one... haven't set tile before, practice setting a few rows of tiles on a scrap of plywood until... be nice for the next guy. Many tile shops will cut individual tiles for a nominal fee..."
Subway Tile Picks Up Gray Grout
Heading into darker territory, subway tile offers a graphic new look for kitchens, bathrooms and more
"subway tile offers a graphic new look for kitchens, bathrooms and more... 3-by-6-inch tiles, commonly known as subway tiles, are a staple of kitchen and bathroom... of each tile, adding depth and interest to a space. The wider set the tiles are, the... subway tiles installed with gray grout. From kitchens to bathrooms to laundry rooms... classic tile: It's affordable and uncontroversial — and best of all, it's usually in..."
Try a Shorter Kitchen Backsplash for Budget-Friendly Style
"costs on a kitchen remodel with a pared-down backsplash in one of these great materials... needed for a new kitchen or a kitchen remodel can quickly make your costs skyrocket... these kitchen designs incorporate a short backsplash — could one of these work in... 4-inch-high backsplash instead of the standard 18-inch version can help reduce material... and just for practical reasons I would never consider tile or the small glass tile for..."
Kitchen of the Week: Bold Chevrons for a Backsplash
Blue and white zigzags punctuate an otherwise all-white kitchen, completely gutted and redesigned for a Northern California homeowner
"all-white kitchen, completely gutted and redesigned for a Northern California homeowner... ready for a brand-new look — including a dramatically different kitchen. After gutting... bright backsplash. An open layout visually expands the 12- by 12-foot space.... love this kitchen so much I can't even express it. It is my dream kitchen for real.... LOVE that backsplash! I love the backsplash too!! Looks great in the context of the..."