If we observe rustic kitchen backsplash, in principle, it is not different from the modern backsplash in general. It’s just one specific thing that makes it different. It was merely a matter of a theme! Backsplash function, as we know, to protect against splashes of water, oil and other dirt stains, simply requiring ease of cleaning and maintenance only. This is certainly related to the utilization of materials used, so, at least before we determine what materials are used, as far as possible considering these aspects.
Back to the theme of rustic kitchen backsplash, the main thing to note is the rustic atmosphere built in the room. The next thing is to adjust the theme with a backsplash theme, meaning that the backsplash style should reinforce the overall rustic impression. We will soon realize that the natural elements of the rustic style are very strong and dominating. Therefore, the use of natural materials easily and automatically will immediately give the impression of deep rustic. In this case the stones include granite, quartz, marble and other types of stones are widely used. The stones can be arranged like bricks those are more easily in uniform tiles, or arranged randomly following the irregular stone shapes, and can also be arranged as stacked stones.
Although, natural materials for rustic kitchen backsplash like stone and wood are relatively easy to adapt to rustic kitchen style, but the use of rustic metal backsplash still allows to get rustic atmosphere in the kitchen, anyway. The use of metals such as copper, bronze, stainless steel and iron could be utilized for that purpose. The adjustment is on design that should be made to adapt to the natural motifs both in color and patterns. Although, these ideas do not apply absolutely, basically designing and customizing styles on this particular theme is free and always open to possibilities. Thus, the ornate metal tiles can exactly strengthen rustic style in kitchen. Moreover, the ornaments and carvings that refer to the antique, and traditional nuances.