Using Slate for your Back splash
It is a good idea to have your backsplash made out of slate. It was in use in the housing industry for a long time and now people are using it in the kitchens. Its dark black color with the glitter it gives, your kitchen will look great especially if your kitchen is of light color. These are easy to maintain and are durable. With all these qualities it will make a good choice for your kitchen backsplash.
If your preference is for a mod appearance to your newly refurbished kitchen the best is to make your kitchen back splash in stainless steel. There are self sticking stainless steel tiles in the market. When you buy that it will help you in two ways. You can finish installation in a short time and it is easy to do the job. These stainless steel back splashes are not only beautiful but also they are easy to maintain as they are easier to clean.
Back Splash out of Glass
Making your kitchen back splash is another good idea. They are available in most shops. You can buy glass tiles in any color to match your kitchen's other items. When fixed they look very colorful as they reflect light a great deal. If your kitchen is a well illuminated one the light reflections will add a lot of color to your kitchen. In addition to all these they are the easiest to clean. Just spray some glass cleaner and wipe them clean.
Make an artificial Back Splash with Paint
This is the idea for those who need a cheap back splash. Buy some paint and apply it to get the shape of the back splash. When you apply some water proof paint it will look like a back splash and it will work like a backsplash though there is no backsplash in place. To buy the right kind of paint, go to internet and do a bit of a search you will be able to find the suitable paint. It is very cheap but serves the purpose.
Using your present Backsplash with a Sticker
This too is a cost effective method to give a new look to your kitchen. Instead of removing your existing backsplash you can buy a nice sticker and paste it over your present backsplash. There are nice colorful stickers you can purchase to suit your desire and to suit your kitchen. They certainly add color to your kitchen while giving it a new look thus giving a new lease of life to your newly refurbished kitchen.