Published at Sunday, December 02nd 2018, 02:14:22 AM. Backsplashes. By Angelika Rchter.
Tiles are very popular for backsplashes of any kind because they look posh and are long-lasting, they also withstand high temperatures that can appear around the cooking area. Silver, brass, copper ones, small and narrow rectangular ones, penny ones or more eye-catching, in some bold and creative shapes. Make a bold backsplash not only in the cooking spaces, highlight your home bar or another zone with metallic tiles – it’s always a great solution that never goes out of style.
Chalkboard is popular for home decor and it can be used from kitchens to home offices. Chalkboard has a whole bunch of advantages: it’s budget-friendly, it inspires creativity, it’s interactive and adds interest to the space. A chalkboard backsplashes features a crative and unique look. Chalkboard surfaces bring texture and depth due to the dark shades, they contrast bright and light-colored cabinets and add drama to moody spaces, so they are suitable for any color of kitchen cabinets.
Another popular type of marble is Calacatta which is a lot more rare and thus considering a luxury choice. It’s often mistaken for Carrara marble although it presents several unique particularities such as the generally white background and dark veining in large and thick patterns. A marble backsplash can look very elegant and stylish but, given the characteristics of the material, requires constant maintenance. Still, cleaning a marble backsplash is easy.
Metallic décor got super popular several years ago, and silver and brass popped up in different spaces. But now a metallic shade that is the most popular one is copper because it makes you space look more refined, glam and chic, and this color isn’t hacky. If you want to follow the trend and give your home a trendy copper shine, there’s a great and durable idea for your kitchen. Copper backsplashes can easily fit most of cabinetry colors: white, emerald, black, navy, brown and so on.