8 Statement-Making Kitchen Backsplashes Beyond Basic Tile

Look to metal, glass and even wooden crates for an attention-getting backsplash that might even save you some money

Put your own personal stamp on your kitchen design by adding a bold backsplash. Go beyond standard tile and try playing with unconventional materials — an unusual backsplash can help you spice up your kitchen without having to dish out a ton of money for a full remodel. Have you thought about using industrial metal sheets? Antique glass or mirrors? Cork or copper? A unique backsplash can quickly take your kitchen from boring to beautiful.

Explore some of my favorite bold backsplashes here — they just may inspire you.