Stone kitchen backsplash mediterranean-kitchen

Stone kitchen backsplash

"Once you start taking care of chickens, everybody buys you chicken presents."

Evan Spiler © 2012 Houzz

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Any creative ideas about what to do with high kitchen alcove/niches other than just display plants or vases? Can I turn them into bookshelves or storage or something else? Thank you!!
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"Once you start a chicken coop, everybody buys you chicken presents," Marilyn says, explaining her stovetop accessories.

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barbkinusa added this to Kitchen Ideas
January 5, 2015
I like the built-in shelf with arch above stove
raemahelberg added this to raemahelberg's ideas
January 4, 2015
I like the shelf
Jan Patten added this to Kitchen Ideas
December 28, 2014
nook for cooking oils
eachampion added this to kitchens
December 16, 2014
Niche for oils
tatianamoyao added this to tatianamoyao's Ideas
December 8, 2014
fran1000 added this to fran1000's ideas
November 15, 2014
Bill Morrow added this to bill_morrow's Ideas
November 14, 2014
Built in shelf
kathius added this to kathius's Ideas
November 9, 2014
warriorsdaughter13 added this to Kitchen Ideas
October 22, 2014
This is the type of shelf I'd like in the backsplash wall, either side of stove
jenahmed2000 added this to Kitchen Ideas
October 13, 2014
niche in back of stove
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October 9, 2014
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September 14, 2014
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September 13, 2014
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August 23, 2014
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August 13, 2014
Kitchen nook
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August 9, 2014
inset storage
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August 7, 2014
Love tile
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August 5, 2014
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July 18, 2014
a niche behind cooktop
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July 16, 2014
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June 18, 2014
oddduck74 added this to oddduck74's ideas
June 17, 2014
the tiles
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June 3, 2014
shape of niche mimics the shape of the cut out in the coffee area
angiekirchhausen added this to Kitchen ideas
May 14, 2014
Cooking essentials nook
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May 11, 2014
Built in shelf for cooking ingredients
kimclunk added this to kimclunk's ideas
April 28, 2014
sczempka added this to Kitchen Ideas
April 24, 2014
recessed area behind stove
milang007 added this to Cuisine
April 17, 2014
Belle petite niche
maydole added this to Kitchen
March 28, 2014
kitook added this to kitook's ideas
March 10, 2014
marshamill added this to marshamill's ideas
March 3, 2014
Best kitchen backsplash! Where can I get these stones for the backsplash?
jjccrosby added this to jjccrosby's Ideas
March 1, 2014
Alcove for oils
cinder04 added this to cinder04's Ideas
February 24, 2014
I like the shelf
pamela4057 added this to Kitchen
February 24, 2014
Storage nich
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February 24, 2014
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February 22, 2014
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February 21, 2014
over stove
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February 6, 2014
backsplsh, wall cutout, tile
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January 21, 2014
recessed area in backsplash for oils, spices etc.
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January 6, 2014
Amazing niche for spices and olive oil!!!!! Behind the stove!
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January 5, 2014
stove area possibly to side small not center
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December 30, 2013
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December 28, 2013
Niche tile color and shape
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December 28, 2013
Kitchen backsplash cut out, love this
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December 23, 2013
Arch shelf
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December 5, 2013
shelf behind cok top
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November 21, 2013
recessed behind stove - do-able?
Deena Gandhi added this to deena_gandhi's ideas
November 18, 2013
Very handy idea and looks good also
kim wittman added this to Kitchen Ideas
November 4, 2013
nicho neato
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October 30, 2013
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October 21, 2013
Inset behind stove.
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October 21, 2013
Insert behind stove for condiments
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October 16, 2013
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October 12, 2013
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October 6, 2013
Inset for olive oil, salt, etc
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October 6, 2013
Behind stove shelf
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October 1, 2013
Niche for spices
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September 28, 2013
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September 27, 2013
dicro25 added this to dicro25's Ideas
September 24, 2013
Love the inset
dltocker added this to Kitchen Ideas
September 23, 2013
I like this alcove
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September 19, 2013
Inset in wall above stove
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September 18, 2013
Back splash
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September 16, 2013
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September 14, 2013
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September 13, 2013
recessed shelf is awesome
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September 11, 2013
nook over cooktop
Mark Brandon Contracting added this to Michelles Kitchen
September 9, 2013
Cooktop tile niche
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September 8, 2013
I wonder if I could do that over my stove...
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August 31, 2013
This is clever!!!!!
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August 30, 2013
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August 25, 2013
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August 21, 2013
Love the built-in
Julia Hardy added this to julia_hardy's Kitchen ideas
August 19, 2013
Not entirely necessary, but nice!
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August 18, 2013
Italian style
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August 9, 2013
Old fashioned
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August 7, 2013
Behind stove area
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August 7, 2013
Cubby behind stove
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el detalle del fondo de la pared
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July 28, 2013
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July 24, 2013
cute idea
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July 16, 2013
recess place for stuff behind stove
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July 15, 2013
Perfect place to put spices!!
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July 15, 2013
love this for behind stove top
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July 15, 2013
Fla house
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July 10, 2013
cutout behind stove/add water faucet?
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July 9, 2013
I kinda wany a nook in the alcove Reeree
pekay added this to pekay's ideas
July 8, 2013
contrast of like tones
alexzhang79 added this to Kitchen Ideas
June 30, 2013
Nice idea for backslash!
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June 30, 2013
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June 27, 2013
Love the back splash
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June 25, 2013
built in shelf
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June 21, 2013
Similar height of niche from stove top
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June 20, 2013
I like this little built in space for behind the countertop stove.
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June 18, 2013
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June 18, 2013
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June 16, 2013
Like the idea of a niche - don't like the tile they used.
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June 9, 2013
spice nich
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June 5, 2013
alcove backsplash
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June 4, 2013
arched tile with a small shelf?
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June 1, 2013
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May 29, 2013
nook behind stove
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May 26, 2013
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May 13, 2013
the idea of a shelf behind stove
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May 12, 2013
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May 12, 2013
Back Splash
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May 11, 2013
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May 9, 2013
do we want inset?
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May 7, 2013
I love this shelf behind the stove
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May 6, 2013
Backsplash with niche
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April 25, 2013
Insert above stove
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April 20, 2013
Luv the thought
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April 20, 2013
Niche above stove
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April 18, 2013
cool niche for things on the back of the stove.
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April 15, 2013
kitchen stovetop accessories and backsplash design
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April 9, 2013
indent over stove!!
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April 8, 2013
I like the style of the way how the tile was put in with the darker grout.
Ashley Jowers added this to Kitchen Ideas
April 2, 2013
the little shelf in the wall
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March 26, 2013
cool idea for kitchen stove area
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March 26, 2013
Niche over stove
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March 25, 2013
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March 24, 2013
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March 21, 2013
kitchen backsplash
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March 18, 2013
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March 17, 2013
love the inset above stove
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March 17, 2013
cooktop backsplash
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March 16, 2013
back splash
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March 14, 2013
Add inset to side of cook top
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March 12, 2013
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March 9, 2013
Like inset
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March 8, 2013
Like the cutout
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March 8, 2013
nice for kitchen
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March 4, 2013
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March 1, 2013
built in shelf
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February 28, 2013
Item Insert
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February 27, 2013
kitchen stove inset
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February 25, 2013
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February 25, 2013
niche backsplash
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February 24, 2013
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February 22, 2013
Nook above stove
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February 20, 2013
Cook top back splash
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February 20, 2013
renelle added this to North Carolina house
February 19, 2013
Alcove idea for behind stove
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February 18, 2013
Nook around stove
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Shelf area built in behind stove
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February 17, 2013
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Kitchen Niche!
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February 16, 2013
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February 14, 2013
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Recessed stove area
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February 11, 2013
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February 9, 2013
like shelf in wall by stove
denise0921 added this to tile
February 9, 2013
love italian tile and shelf behind stove
jlstearman added this to jlstearman's Ideas
February 8, 2013
Backsplash, usable space.
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February 8, 2013
Elaine Erickson added this to elaine_erickson's Ideas
February 8, 2013
I like
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February 6, 2013
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February 6, 2013
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February 3, 2013
Niche over stove
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February 3, 2013
Nice shelf
bab96c added this to bab96c's ideas
February 1, 2013
like nook idea
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January 29, 2013
Lisa Fraase added this to outdoor kitchen
January 27, 2013
Alcove. Needed by the range top
Sue S added this to sue_salvage's ideas
January 27, 2013
cut out
angela63 added this to Kitchen ideas
January 27, 2013
Recessed shelfe....great idea.
marcsn added this to Kitchens
January 26, 2013
kitchen insets
bgailleech added this to kitchens
January 25, 2013
like nook and tile
metho102 added this to Kitchen
January 22, 2013
shelf back of stove
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January 21, 2013
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January 19, 2013
shelf behind range
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January 18, 2013
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January 17, 2013
different shape cutout
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January 16, 2013
like the recessed niche for spices....
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January 16, 2013
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January 13, 2013
kitchen niche
Ronnie DeFount added this to Kitchen ideas
January 12, 2013
Would rather have the recess ledge on the side of the cooktop. Easier to reach.
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January 10, 2013
The bricks a variation
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Niche Wall near stove
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January 5, 2013
very nice little nook
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January 5, 2013
Kitchen niche
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January 5, 2013
like the nook idea
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January 5, 2013
shelf above stove
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wall niche
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January 3, 2013
Recessed backsplash
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January 1, 2013
built in shelf behind stove
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December 31, 2012
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December 31, 2012
cool idea for backsplash area. Possible???
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