The New Kitchen Trend: Tile Backsplash

Posted on: March 18, 2016

Many homeowners are choosing tile backsplashes for their kitchens and it is no surprise. Tile backsplashes are versatile and relatively inexpensive. 74_croppedThey are easy to clean and maintain plus they can pull a kitchen design together or accent it beautifully. Below are several different ways you can use backslash to enhance your kitchen!

Using Backsplash in Your Kitchen

Here are some suggestions for how tile backsplashes can enhance your kitchen. When you choose tile for your kitchen’s backsplash, the sky is the limit.

  • Create a focal point by using tiles with unique textures, shapes or patterns to create an eye catching design.
  • Pull together elements of your kitchen by creating a backsplash that echoes the color scheme of your kitchen.
  • Use white subway tiles for a classic look or just use one solid color for a clean, austere kitchen.
  • Use blue glass tiles to create a soothing feel reminiscent of water, or various shades of green to echo the outdoors to give your kitchen an outdoors theme. You might also incorporate a few decorative tiles with animals, trees, flowers or grass reliefs.
  • Use one inch tiles with an array of shades to create a busy, energetic vibe.
  • Design a custom backsplash with exotic shapes to give your kitchen international flavor.


No matter what you are trying to achieve in your kitchen design aesthetically, tile is the way to go. It will create an attractive, long-lasting appeal with a durability that will stand up to the test of time. Not only is it nice to look at, but it is also easy to care for. With so many benefits in such a reasonable price range, it is easy to see why so many people are choosing tile for their backsplashes.

Bath Kitchen and Tile Center—Your Resource for Backsplash Tile in DC Metro Area

If you are looking for professional kitchen designers to help you choose the perfect backsplash for your kitchen, look no further than Bath Kitchen and Tile Center. Our experienced designers are able to help you choose the perfect tile that fits your kitchen’s theme. After choosing your perfect backsplash, allow us to professionally install it. The last thing you need is a DIY project where you end up getting glue on the countertop or your tiles end up not aligning how you thought. Let us do the work—give us a call or contact us online for more information!

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