By z1long. Backsplashes. At Friday, December 07th 2018, 20:34:30 PM.
As for copper tiles, the most popular option here is copper penny tiles, especially in several different copper shades. Speaking of copper penny tile, you can even install your own backsplash of real pennies and get a unique look. Small square or rectangular tiles are also a cool option, they will fit many spaces: rustic, glam, art deco, contemporary and so on. They also may be hammered ones to add a Moroccan feel or a boho touch to your kitchen.
Certain types of marble such as the Emperador which comes from Spain, are ideal for high-traffic areas and fireplace surrounds. Still, their unique color tones can also be used to give a kitchen backsplash a stand-out look. This particular type has grains with irregular veins which makes each tile unique and offers the opportunity to create interesting patterns. As always, a marble backsplash presents both advantages and disadvantages.
If you wanna add a texture and a unique touch to the space, go for a textural wooden backsplash. It can be a backsplash of reclaimed or aged wood, just some vertical or horizontal wood planks or just some wood clad in a pattern, for example, chevron. You may go for such a look not only for rustic, chalet, vintage and shabby chic kitchens but also for many others, too. Rock a modern kitchen with such a backsplash for a contrast.
And the negative side of cement counter tops are you had to keep take care of it natural look by apply a protection layer or a sealer. Because the cement natural tone is light grey so it can easily get some stain or blemishes. Likewise another stone material such as marble or granite to straightaway wipe a spill to avoid stain. One additional thing to contemplate a cement counter tops that are gushed in site might grow a hairline gap. The gap could be difficult to attach but ironically the wide the gap than it´s easier repair by fill in.