Are you confused about the right kitchen backsplash to use? It’s normal to be indecisive. In this article, I have listed 28 amazingly outstanding DIY kitchen backsplash ideas that you can use to transform your kitchen.
Before choosing the right kitchen backsplash, you must consider the overall design of your kitchen and make sure the idea will match your kitchen style before going ahead to install it in your kitchen.
28 DIY Kitchen Backsplash Ideas That Will Make Your Kitchen Look Great
1. Stainless Steel Kitchen Backsplash
Instead of tiles, you can consider using stainless steel for your kitchen backsplash. This idea is like nothing we have ever seen before. Having this kind of backsplash works perfectly if you have a bunch of stainless steel kitchen equipment in your kitchen.
2. DIY Wine Cork Backsplash
Don’t throw away your wine corks, you should start storing them because they could come in handy sometime. If you take a pretty close look at the backsplash of this kitchen you would notice the use of wine corks. I love this idea and I highly recommend it. You can learn how to make this for your kitchen.
3. DIY Painted Subway Tile Backsplash
Here’s one of my favorites. Would you believe me if I told you that “paint” is what Cassity used to create this amazing kitchen backsplash? It has a 100% resemblance to the actual subway tile. You should consider this DIY project for your kitchen backsplash.
4. DIY Customized Glass Backsplash
Have a good look at this beauty. Glass is an amazing material to use for your kitchen backsplash. A lot of people have said using glass is risky because it can break. Well, if you are careful enough you would have no issues. We highly recommend this glass backsplash idea.
5. DIY Beadboard Backsplash
Beadboard is another amazing thing to add to your kitchen backsplash. It gives your kitchen a more modern look. It is also easy to install too. I highly recommend a beadboard backsplash for a kitchen makeover.
6. Tiled Kitchen Backsplash
One of the best and the most used material for kitchen backsplash is tiles. There are different designs of tiles you can use to add beauty to your kitchen. I love the mosaic tiles used in this kitchen. You would love this in your kitchen backsplash, trust me.
7. DIY Pallet Kitchen Backsplash
You can use wood pallets as a decorative idea for your kitchen backsplash. The pallets would look like large tiles. I love this idea. You can learn how to make this kitchen backsplash idea and change the look of your kitchen.
8. DIY Vinyl Backsplash
For this kitchen backsplash, Vinyl was used. The first thing anyone would notice about this kitchen is the black and white backsplash. It’s amazing how Brynne was able to transform the look of her kitchen using this vinyl backsplash.
9. Easy DIY Vinyl For Kitchen Backsplash
For this project, Landee had to paint the backsplash area of her kitchen before going ahead to use the vinyl. She made use of vinyl that kind of matches her kitchen countertop. Pro-tip; Only use a vinyl that matches your countertop.
10. DIY Herringbone Tile Backsplash
One of the best ways to transform your kitchen backsplash is to paint the already existing wall. In this DIY project, you will learn how to paint your kitchen backsplash in a patterned way. We highly recommend this kitchen backsplash idea.
11. DIY Peel And Stick Kitchen Backsplash
Apart from being very beautiful, this peel and stick kitchen backsplash is also very easy to install. You do not need a DIY tutorial for this. Simply peel and stick it to the backsplash area of your kitchen. This color would fit perfectly in a kitchen with white cabinets.
12. DIY Peel And Stick Kitchen Backsplash
Perfect for marble countertops. This peel and stick kitchen is also very easy to install, you do not need a guide to show you how to do it. Simply purchase the stickers, peel, and then stick it to the kitchen backsplash area.
13. DIY Faux Brick Backsplash
This fake brick is lightweight and can be easily installed. It can be easily installed on your wall. Without close examination, someone would think you used actual bricks on your kitchen wall. We highly recommend this kitchen backsplash idea.
14. DIY Roof Tiles Kitchen Backsplash
Are you looking for a kitchen backsplash idea that will make your kitchen look very expensive? This is the one to use. These tiles are easy to install on your kitchen wall and the best part is they are not expensive, there are quite affordable.
15. DIY Laminate Flooring Backsplash
Using wood for your kitchen backsplash is amazingly outstanding. But sometimes the process can be very tedious. If you would like to give that wood feel to your kitchen backsplash you can consider an easier to install backsplash. Laminate flooring works perfectly.
16. DIY Kitchen Desk Backsplash
Is it weird to have a desk area in your kitchen? Nope! It isn’t. For this DIY project, the creator was able to create the perfect desk area in the kitchen by using this amazing kitchen backsplash idea. It would be great to paint the backsplash, but I would rather leave it as is.
17. DIY Decal Kitchen Tiles
These peel and stick kitchen tiles give your kitchen backsplash a unique look. If you are looking for something out of the box, you can consider this DIY project.
18. Black Paint Kitchen Backsplash
I found this amazing image of a kitchen with white cabinets and black backsplash, what a fantastic way to mix black and white. The countertop of this kitchen is also black. You can make your kitchen look like this by painting the backsplash with black, cabinets with white, and then adding some black and white picture frames on the backsplash.
19. DIY Hexagon Backsplash For Kitchen
Here’s another beauty. For this DIY project, the creator used hexagon tiles in his kitchen backsplash and he explains the whole process. We highly recommend this kitchen backsplash if you are looking for something out of the box.
20. DIY Glass Tile Backsplash
I fell in love with this glass tile backsplash when I saw the finished work. This DIY glass tile can make your kitchen look fantastic. With the help of some tools, you’ll be able to install this glass tile backsplash yourself.
21. Family Photo Display
Here’s another great tip for your kitchen backsplash. You do not need a long DIY tutorial for this. All you need to do is get a couple of old and new family photos. Get some glue and stick them to the backsplash of your kitchen.
22. DIY Mixed Tile Backsplash
Another great way to add beauty to your kitchen is by using different tiles together. This kind of kitchen backsplash works perfectly if your kitchen already has different colors. I think it would also fit in an all-white kitchen.
23. DIY Paint Pattern
You don’t need to be a professional artist or painter to make this kitchen backsplash idea in your kitchen. It might take you some time to complete this paint pattern but it would be worth it in the end.
24. DIY Garden Stone Kitchen Backsplash
Here’s another amazing DIY project that you can use to transform your kitchen backsplash. For this project, garden stones are used to decorate the kitchen backsplash. You can learn the steps and do it for your kitchen.
25. Mason Jar Kitchen Backsplash DIY
Are you looking for something extra for your kitchen backsplash? You can try this mason jar backsplash hack. It is easy and fun to do, but be careful while in the process, it’s glass and it can hurt you.
26. DIY Driftwood Backsplash
In this DIY tutorial, the creators were able to transform an outdated kitchen. I love how they gave the kitchen a custom look. The best part about this project is that it is budget-friendly. We highly recommend this kitchen backsplash idea.
27. DIY Mini Brick Kitchen Backsplash
You will love your kitchen backsplash after installing these mini bricks. This DIY tutorial will teach you how to professionally install the mini bricks on your kitchen backsplash.
28. Mosaic Backsplash DIY
Here is yet another beautiful one. Are you an art lover? Then you would love this. A mixture of different tiles make up this beautiful mosaic backsplash.