A kitchen backsplash is more significant than many homeowners realize. It has several important functions, playing both a practical and attractive feature of the kitchen.
For example, a backsplash has to be easy to clean. Its purpose is to protect the walls from messes created at the sink, stove and kitchen countertops. Keeping the functions of a backsplash in mind, what are the best choices in tile for a kitchen backsplash? It depends on the type of kitchen design you have chosen. Whether your design is traditional, old world, contemporary, modern or transitional will have a lot of bearing on the type of tile you choose for your backsplash.