Fabulous Backsplash Inspiration for your next Kitchen Remodel


This post asks that you be brave – we avoid the boring and usual choice for a more adventurous one.  If your looking for tile design patterns, we outline them in one of our articles here.  From mosaics to metal backsplashes you’re sure to be satisfied with our top five picks.

1. Beadboard

beadboard kitchen backsplash with guerrilla glue

From blogger Little Vintage Nest, she does a beadboard over ugly tile. View full story here.

In this image beadboard is placed on top of tile using Guerrilla glue!  Consider shiplap as a similar choice.


2. Metal


From HGTV.com metal kitchen backsplash idea

From HGTV.com metal kitchen backsplash idea


3. Marble

Dwell magazine kitchen backsplash idea

“Belgium designer couple Michaël Verheyden and Saartje Vereecke reused a veined marble top from a massive table from Vereecke’s parents’ house as the backsplash for their kitchen.” – Dwell


4. Eclectic tile

Another kitchen backsplash alternative

From decrounits.com

There are so many options when it comes to using tile as your backsplash.  If you want to do something simple and trendy consider subway tile.


5. Painted distressed brick

painted brick backsplash inspiration

Painted distressed brick. To see the before and after of this kitchen visit here.

In this photo we see the aftermath of brick being painted white and then sanded down to the client’s preference.


backsplash picks from a professional kitchen designer from sonoma marin napa sf


In search of more tile design inspiration?  Visit Fireclay Tile for more.  For more information on backsplashes like laminate, composite, and other options with the pros and cons visit this Houzz article.



Your team at Via B Design