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Latest Splashback Trends to Style Your Home Renovation

The humble kitchen splashback is a practical feature that protects your walls and serves as a key design element that can define the heart of your home.

Renovating a kitchen isn’t just about the big choices; it’s the finer details that elevate the space to new heights of style and functionality. The humble kitchen splashback is one such detail—a practical feature that protects your walls from cooking splashes while also serves as a key design element that can define the heart of your home.

As you consider your kitchen renovation and seek inspiration to start your project, explore these innovative splashback ideas that blend practicality with stunning aesthetics:

A beautiful glass splashback renovation

1. Monochrome Magic

Create a seamless look by extending the colour of your cabinetry into your splashback. This could be a bold blue or a more subdued charcoal grey. This continuous colour theme not only makes a striking impact but also simplifies the decision-making process.

2. Classic Charm with Subway Tiles

White subway tiles have stood the test of time for good reason. Balancing simplicity with intrigue, they provide the perfect backdrop for bolder kitchen elements. Opt for white tiles with black grout for a striking effect or extend them from the benchtop to the ceiling for a clean and expansive feel.

Tastefully renovated kitchen with granite

3. Seamless Continuity

Achieve a sleek and cohesive look by using the same material for both your splashback and countertop. This approach, as beautifully executed by designer Athena Calderone, creates a smooth and elegant finish that enhances the sense of space.

4. Bold Statements

Don’t shy away from making a statement with your splashback. Choose a colour that contrasts sharply with the rest of your kitchen to inject personality and depth. A dark splashback against a lighter colour scheme can add a dramatic flair to your cooking space.

5. Luxurious Jewel Tones

Infuse your kitchen with a touch of opulence by opting for jewel-toned materials like richly coloured tiles or stone. These vibrant choices can transform a standard kitchen into a striking conversation piece, especially when balanced with a neutral colour palette.

Kitchen renovation in white

6. Industrial Edge with Unconventional Materials

Think beyond traditional tiles and embrace materials like polished concrete to give your kitchen an industrial twist. This material not only updates the look of your splashback but also infuses the space with a contemporary vibe.

7. Dramatic Veining

Marble, with its intricate veining, is a luxurious option that can significantly uplift your kitchen’s aesthetic. The unique patterns in marble make each splashback one-of-a-kind, adding exclusivity and elegance to your space.

8. Textured Surfaces

Introduce texture to your kitchen with materials that add depth and interest. Options like exposed brick or unvarnished tiles can lend a raw, industrial feel to the space, making it stand out from the typical sleek and smooth kitchen surfaces.

Stylish kitchen renovation with exposed wood

9. Playful Patterns

Incorporate creativity with patterned tiles that add fun and flair to your kitchen. Whether it’s a vibrant mosaic or a subtle geometric design, these patterns can make your splashback a focal point of the room.

10. Embrace Imperfection

For a truly unique splashback, consider hand-selected, possibly hand-cut tiles that reflect your personal style and add character to your kitchen.

11. Wood as a Warm Alternative

Wood isn’t just for floors. A wooden splashback can bring warmth and natural beauty to your kitchen, especially in spaces flooded with natural light.

12. Metallic Flair

For a modern twist, consider stainless steel or a mirrored splashback to make your kitchen feel larger and more open.

Gorgeous city view in this stylish kitchen

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Each of these options offers a way to not only enhance the functionality of your kitchen but also to turn your splashback into a standout design feature. Choose wisely and watch as your kitchen transforms into a beautiful blend of form and function.

Our state-of-the-art Business Management System, unique to Nouvelle, allows us to operate with a level of scheduling expertise that sets us apart from other providers. It takes the headache out of your renovation, so you enjoy your new space without the stress.

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If you have questions about your renovation or remodel and want to know how to make a statement in your home, contact us at Nouvelle.

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