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Need help with backsplash ideas
Lesley Gladstone-Fail
February 6, 2013 in Design Dilemma
counter top has grey beige and rust in it
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Do you know the name of the granite? Or could you post a close-up of the granite? It would make it easier for someone to reply.
February 6, 2013 at 3:21pm   
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Hope it helps you and gives you some idea.
February 6, 2013 at 3:32pm     
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February 6, 2013 at 3:42pm     
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JDM Countertops, Inc.
You can go many different directions. It would help to see the stone better. Both ideas above are good. Attached are a variety of options. Since you're kitchen is not totally contemporary and has a touch of a traditional feel to it. You can do subway, but to maybe bring in a darker element from your stone and enhance your hardware you can do a metal liner like below. It depends if you want your back splash to blend, to enhance the colors in your stone, or to pop.
February 6, 2013 at 3:51pm   
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William Roy Designer Kitchens
Please, use some color and don't be predictable like subway tiles or a horizontal feature strip down the middle. Spend a few extra dollars here as you have little space to fill. Have fun.
PS. I would avoid putting a fancy back splash there but instead find a cool shelf made of stainless steel and glass and mount it in that big space above the sink.
February 6, 2013 at 3:57pm     
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Lesley Gladstone-Fail
i love red, not cherry but more burgundy, everything else seems too bland, would love to do the shelf, thankyou to all for the great advice
February 6, 2013 at 4:28pm   
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Modern and Bold Omaha Interior Designs
You could pull i that burgundy/rust color with a glazed color tile (Pratt & Larson comes to mind because they have SO many color options). You could stick with the simpler tile/pattern like an oversized subway or go with one of the interesting patterns like the Filigree or waterfall shown here, in say the plum or root color. I love the shelf idea, as it would give you a spot to put soap, lean a framed image, place a little dish for setting jewelry while washing up, store sponge, etc.
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