Most kitchen updates are about design as much as they are about functionality. Enter the backsplash. They function to protect kitchen walls from splattering grease, splashing water and suds from the sink, and spills that defy gravity, ergo get stuck to the walls. 😉
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Today’s kitchen splashes are as integral to the layout and design of kitchens as cabinets, flooring and countertops. In fact, the look and materials chosen for countertops are generally a good place to start when considering the appearance of your own backsplash.
Here we provide a list of top 10 contemporary backsplashes and materials from most expensive to the least to help you visualize and decide which option would best work for your kitchen.
I am sure that most people, especially home-owners, can relate to what it’s like to get to the point where you are just plain tired of looking at the same old thing, your kitchen that is, everyday! 🙁 But, if you are one of those home-owners, it does not mean that tearing down your old kitchen and building it all anew is your only option.
Of course, it could be an option for those who can afford it, as well as you do not mind having to go through the process. However, for those who want a simpler way to improve their home, there are many simple yet powerful and budget-friendly ways to update its look. 😉
Ironically, when most people think of remodeling and redecorating a space in their home, they consider buying new expensive furniture, and new stylish home decor artifacts. Many people erroneously believe that making a large purchase is an absolute must in order to make any room look significantly different, but the truth is that spending a lot of money to remodel your home does not have to be the case, when you throw a little creativity in! 🙂
For example, your kitchen is something that can easily become an eye sore, quickly, just because you and your family members are constantly using the area. You may also find your kitchen becoming just too old- fashioned for modern time, and decide to upgrade it with a more contemporary style.