10 Fashionable Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

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A kitchen backsplash is designed to protect your walls from splashes and spills. Here are 10 functional and fashionable backsplash ideas to take your look to the next level.

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Large Format Tile

Maximize your kitchen space with [large format tile](https://www.flooranddecor.com/large-format-tile-tile). Get the appearance of a marble or stone slab with tile spanning up to 4 feet wide and 5 feet long. Open shelving is ideal to showcase the tile and draw the eye up to the ceiling.

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Dimensional Tile

[Dimensional tile](https://www.flooranddecor.com/dimensional-tile) is an affordable way to give your room a high-end look. The structure and texture of dimensional tile adds an architectural element to the kitchen.

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Patterned Tile

With [patterned tile](https://www.flooranddecor.com/patterned-floors), the kitchen backsplash becomes the focal point. Go bold with a design throughout the space or accent the area above the cooktop.

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Hexagon Tile

[Geometric shapes](https://www.flooranddecor.com/tile?prefn2=shape&prefv2=Hexagon%20%26%20Octagon%7CPicket%7CGeometric%20Pattern%7CArabesque) are a fun and modern way to spice up your kitchen. To emphasize the shape, choose a contrasting grout for even more impact.

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Waterjet

[Waterjet tile](https://www.flooranddecor.com/waterjet-decoratives) instantly upgrades a kitchen. Waterjet is a marble mosaic often with glass, metallic or mother-of-pearl accents. Waterjet tile is sure to make your backsplash the crown jewel of the kitchen.

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Mosaic Tile

[Mosaic tile](https://www.flooranddecor.com/mosaic-decoratives) is available in endless shapes, materials and styles. From picket to chevron, glass to stone, achieve a quality look in your personalized kitchen.

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Stone Tile

The natural texture of stone adds dimension and an authentic feel to the kitchen. Try [stacked stone ledger](https://www.flooranddecor.com/ledgers-stone) or [brick ](https://www.flooranddecor.com/brick)for a laidback look and stylish contrast to sleek appliances and fixtures.

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Subway Tile

[Subway tile](https://www.flooranddecor.com/subway-decoratives) may be a go-to basic, but it’s anything but boring. With an endless selection of colors, textures and sizes, customize your space with subway tile. Amplify your look with a unique installation pattern like herringbone or basketweave.

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Glass Tile

Add [glass tile](https://www.flooranddecor.com/glass-tile) to your kitchen backsplash for a simple and polished look. Unique colors from blush to blue offer versatility, and did we mention glass is a breeze to clean?

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Square Tile

[Square tile](https://www.flooranddecor.com/tile?prefn2=shape&prefv2=Square) is a classic shape that adds unexpected style to a kitchen backsplash. From artisanal ceramic to honed marble, create a retro look with character.

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