A beautiful brick surround frames this stove area with an arch-shaped opening. A neutral tile backsplash and neutral marble countertop add a lovely smooth contrast to the naturally rough texture of the brick. A stainless steel range hood with built-in lighting hangs over the stove. Matte blue cabinets add some color and the final touch to the country look.
Chip and his crew, from HGTV's hit show Elbow Room, were able to open up the Klingshims' kitchen by removing a few walls. The family wanted to modernize, but still wanted to keep the classic feel of the era in which the home was built. The team kept some of the more traditional aspects, such as the wood floors and traditional colors, but they modernized with features like custom cabinets and a brick backsplash.
The sink backsplash is a brick mosaic tile, running vertical and framing the large rectangular mirror. A charcoal gray countertop covers white lower cabinets in the arch vanity frame. Large white marble tiling coats the floor for a bright and polished finish.
This quant country kitchen features a beautiful neutral brick arched wall surrounding the stove area. A neutral marble tile backsplash adds a lovely polished contrast next to the brick and matte blue cabinets. A wooden kitchen island provides great work space, and a yellow ceiling brightens the room.
The homeowners wanted a stylish, functional kitchen that would serve their every day needs as well as when they entertain. Designers started with a neutral color palette that would reflect the lovely ocean sun. Then, they added a stylish brick backsplash above the stove a section of wood panels in the ceiling and complementary granite countertops throughout the space. Two large islands with their own prep sinks make food preparation easier, while a breakfast nook gives the homeowners a casual dining option for every day.
A peacock design painted on the ceiling is the scene stealer in this kitchen created in an eclectic style. Multicolored tile is made to look like bricks on the floor and a long kitchen island provides seating and extra counter and sink space.
Designer Tyler Karu added a bright paint stripe on the brick wall so that the exposed brick doesn't feel too overwhelming. The rustic mirror is from Portland Architectural Salvage, and he chose a marble subway tile from Home Depot for the backsplash.
Marble bricks create a dynamic backsplash for this bathroom; the look is carried through in the thick marble countertops. A pretty round tray gives purpose to assorted toiletries and keeps them from turning into clutter.
An oversized island is at the center of this eat-in transitional kitchen. The white palette opens up the space, while drawing the eye to the brick-colored patterned backsplash and leather barstools lining the island.
Textures are mixed with whimsical aplomb in this open plan kitchen. Driftwood mixes dramatically with a quartet of pendants over the island. The backsplash is luxurious marble. Brick floors and timber beams bring down-home country charm.
An elegant kitchen with cream-colored cabinets and a gorgeous brown and cream mosaic tile backsplash flows seamlessly to the traditional dining room, which features stylish slipcolored chairs, wooden ceiling beams and a brick accent wall.
This modern loft kitchen features high gloss red lacquered cabinetry to compliment the exposed brick, reclaimed barn wood, and deep gray ceramic backsplash. A custom white oak bar top surrounds the space and a custom rail and cable system creates an airy mezzanine.
Contemporary leather sofas create a lounge area for conversation, while black leather barstools cozy up to a stained concrete bar with penny tile facade. Rustic brick walls are paired with simple white walls and a penny tile backsplash that features a whimsical alphabet.
To liven up the look of this neutral bathroom, designers used a mix of different-shaped tiles: small mosaic tiles for the backsplash over the bathtub, larger bricks in the shower. The tub surround and countertop are thick slabs of luxurious marble.