166 Kitchen Ceramic Tile Backsplashes Design Photos And Ideas

view from dining room into new kitchen
Galley kitchen looking east toward broom closet and doorway to living areas
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Elegant Perini Monroe ceramic tiles line the kitchen backsplash.
The white kitchen cabinetry is by Nikpol. The sink is integrated into a stainless steel benchtop.
The kitchen island is covered with a Dekton countertop.
Blackbutt timber has been applied to the walls bookending the kitchen unit.
The minimal kitchen includes a sink and electric stovetop.
A colorful sitting area off the kitchen with an additional dining area.
The bright colors and patterns are continued into the design of the kitchen.
The kitchen and dining areas serve as the heart of the home and connect to a small greenhouse via stairs.
The centrally located sink does double duty. On the kitchen side, a suspended chalkboard for notes hovers above it. Similar tile in the kitchen backsplash and shower creates continuity. Note the tiny cooktop with integrated, exposed venting above it, which syncs with the industrial concrete on the floor and ceiling.
The team expanded the kitchen and gave it a modern look that now features stunning walnut cabinets, gray Caesarstone counters, and a beautiful teal backsplash with tile from the Ann Sacks Modern Line.
They installed new pull-down shades to give the windows a more modern look. Cedar shiplap and wallpaper have also been used for the accent walls.
The biggest changes were made to the kitchen. Here, they removed all the cabinets in the upper section and added open shelving, a vent hood, a backsplash of white hexagon tiles, and lovely gold accents.
"Nobody thought it could be done," states Lauren. "I painted the design plans and posted them on our social media. I'm positive people thought we were foolish wanting to make this old RV look like a tiny home, but voila—isn't she a beauty?"
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You can use your new backsplash to add texture and visual flair to the space.
A closer peek at the open gallery kitchen.
Kitchen with the custom steel hood, Fireclay ceramic tile backsplash in a herringbone pattern, and Dekton counters
Stacey and Doug prepare food before the kitchen's massive wall of soothing tile from Heath Ceramics.
The kitchen cabinets, designed by Taku and built by Osamu Hironaga, hold dishes from Taku’s Hasami porcelain line, which is produced in Nagasaki.
galley kitchen looking west
The fridge is tucked behind the bespoke oak cupboard.
The architects gently reworked the interior layout, replacing a small sitting room and bath/laundry with a new kitchen. The kitchen's wood cabinetry "references the original timber joinery elsewhere," write the architects.
The kitchen's new position takes advantage of morning light. Note how the white countertop doesn't disturb the original windows.
The kitchen epitomize's Oliver's balance of needs and wants. There are soft-close drawers, a cool <i>want</i>, but also a refrigerator and freezer that use AC or DC power.
In the petite kitchenette, the original orange-tinted enamel of the sink and stove was spruced up with concrete overlay on the counters, a hex tile backsplash, and new brass accents. The original cabinets were refreshed with the same paint color as the interior walls, then adorned with brass hinges and hex-shaped pulls.
A backsplash laid out in a herringbone pattern adds a subtle layer of texture while pendant lighting adds depth.
Fresh white kitchen with warm wood wrapped island, black cabinet pulls and Dwell patterns Heath tile backsplash .
The homeowners, who are avid cooks, worked with a design duo and contractor for the home's renovation. To make the kitchen seem larger than it is, the team decided to place the largest cabinets and appliances near the entryway, making less clutter toward the window.
Indoor plants add a sense of dynamism to the interiors.
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The countertop is a repurposed IKEA desktop cut to size.
The compact kitchen features a ceramic tile backsplash.
Light enters the kitchen from the courtyard through one of the glass doors.
The kitchen is framed by two white walls which link  to the adjoining spaces.
Santa Monica Connect 4L Kitchen Detail with book matched walnut cabinet fronts by Semihandmade.
Santa Monica Connect 4L Kitchen Interiors
A custom made wine glass and pot holder hangs above the island.
A brick wall and reclaimed timber shelves add character and warmth against the modern grey kitchen units.  Eames DSW dining chairs and pendant lights by Muuto bring colourful Scandi touches.
Timber shelves made from reclaimed scaffold boards.
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The floating shelf is from Semihandmade, faucet from Homary, and sconces from Cedar & Moss.
Samuel carried the handmade Fireclay tile up to the ceiling and painted the walls Polar Bear by Behr.
A view into the kitchen, which received IKEA cabinet boxes with Semihandmade drawer and door fronts painted Chard from Behr, by Samuel. The refrigerator is a KitchenAid model tucked under the butcher block counter and covered with a panel.

The modern kitchen is the heart of the home. Cooking and conversing go hand-in-hand as meals are created, memories made. Whether teaching an old family recipe, reading the newspaper in a breakfast nook, or chatting over the daily morning coffee, the ritual of the everyday begins here. Spark your imagination by browsing our collection of modern kitchens. From popular counter materials like marble, granite, quartz, and wood; to stunning examples of white cabinets; to flooring options like hardwood and concrete, these projects showcase it all. You'll also find ideas for backsplashes, lighting, appliances, and sinks.