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Welcome to our series of backsplash articles. Most pertain to kitchen backpslashes but some apply to backsplashes in other rooms such as bathrooms.

Backsplashes serve both functional and aesthetic purposes.  The functional is obvious – protect the wall from liquid splatter. It’s the design element that should not be ignored. You can transform your kitchen design with a stunning backsplash as our articles will show.

How to Measure for Kitchen Backsplash Installation

Are you renovating your kitchen, or would you like to replace an old or damaged backsplash? You will need to know the correct amount of tile to order, and to do this, you will need to measure your backsplash. Measuring for tile is easy. A measuring tape and some calculations will give you the answer …

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How to Choose the Perfect Kitchen Backsplash (12 Considerations)

Have you checked recently just how many different kitchen backsplash options are out there?  Choice is great and all, and I’d take too much choice over not enough, but at some point it becomes overwhelming. We just bought a new house. The kitchen is spectacular but we want to put our personal flavor into the …

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What is a Kitchen Backsplash?

What is a Kitchen Backsplash? A kitchen backsplash is a material that covers the wall above the countertop and often extends horizontally to the full countertop length. Its primary purpose is to protect walls from moisture, grease and food splatters, helping to prevent stains and promote cleanliness. Kitchen backsplashes are made from a variety of …

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4 Types of Quartz (Ultimate Buying Guide)

Quartz is a popular building material worldwide due to its availability and durability. At first glance, quartz in the form of rock may look like any other rock, but it’s a versatile mineral that plays an integral role in the home building and decorating world. The options for incorporating quartz into your home may seem …

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25 Different Types of Kitchen Backsplashes

The earliest kitchen backsplash was more functional than decorative. It was only 4 inches tall and made of glass or ceramic tile. They were designed to protect the walls from splatters of water and grease and other kitchen mishaps so they were only found behind the sink and stove areas. In the 1950s, the kitchen backsplash …

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75 Kitchen Backsplash Ideas (Tile, Glass, Metal etc.)

Important: This massive backsplash ideas article is in two sections. The first sets out the different types of backsplashes. The second is a photo gallery of stunning backsplashes. It’s a long article so we wanted to bring this to your attention right away so you can get to what you’re looking for. When trying to …

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2 Incredible Guides to DIY Tile Kitchen Backsplashes

Source: Fix.com Welcome to our guides to DIYing your kitchen backsplash. We’re going to check out two methods, the first of which will have your tile up and (basically) done in 24 hours, while the other is a more traditional method that will have your backsplash done in just 2 days. Want to see more backsplash …

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