Published at Wednesday, August 15th 2018, 07:33:17 AM by Alys Moller. Kitchen. A simple, solid color can work on a kitchen backsplash, but chances are it´ll feel too boring over time. If you want to add some drama to your walls without relying on tiles, try stenciling a design, favorite quote, food-related words, or a beloved family recipe on your backsplash.
Published at Thursday, August 16th 2018, 07:52:47 AM. Kitchen By Hansine Pedersen. You can also use chalkboard paint to create a unique backsplash in your kitchen. The classic black chalkboard color works well with white or light-colored cabinets, while a lighter shade is recommended for dark cabinets. A chalkboard backsplash will provide a canvas where you can write down grocery lists, recipes or special notes for your family. Easy to wipe clean, chalkboard paint works well in a space where there tends to be grease and spattered food.
Published at Wednesday, August 15th 2018, 17:20:17 PM. Kitchen By Hansine Pedersen. If you love the look of tiles but prefer to use paint on your backsplash, you can create faux tiles with paint. This can be a long, tedious process, but the results are worth it. Using the tape to create different sized "tiles," you can mimic a number of different materials, from glass to stone. If you`d like to incorporate a bunch of colors into your backsplash, this technique is the way to go.
Published at Wednesday, August 15th 2018, 08:45:33 AM. Kitchen By Salbatora Marín. Before choosing a color, look at your space and find a shade that works best with the other accents in the room. It`s also important to consider how much light your kitchen gets. Light blue is a good go-to color for kitchen ceilings. Reminiscent of the sky, it feels light and airy.
Published at Wednesday, August 15th 2018, 07:33:17 AM. Kitchen By Alys Moller. Selecting the right paint finish is essential when painting a high-traffic space. Paints come in a number of finishes, from flat to high-gloss. The general rule of thumb is the more matte the finish, the harder it is to clean. If a finish is glossy, it tends to be more "scrubbable."
Published at Wednesday, August 15th 2018, 06:41:01 AM. Kitchen By Rosalba Tuscany. Just like the title of the popular movie "Under the Tuscan Sun" suggests, the Tuscan kitchen relies on a neutral palette while mixing in sun-warmed tones of gold and yellow.
Published at Tuesday, August 14th 2018, 17:41:51 PM. Kitchen By Alys Moller. Since kitchens are such a busy part of a home and often need extra cleaning, a satin or semi-gloss finish is the best options. Satin and eggshell finishes are commonly believed to be the same, but in fact, satin is a bit shinier. Satin finishes are easy to clean and good at standing up to mildew, stains and dirt.
Published at Tuesday, August 14th 2018, 07:44:27 AM. Kitchen By Aubrianne Fournier. An easy and affordable way to update a room, stencils can also create a striking backsplash. They´re also much less permanent than tiles, and you can easily paint over them when you`re ready for something new.