A Stainless Steel Kitchen Backsplash Could Be Just What You Are Looking For

In this Complete Home Remodeling Guide we will answer the following question. What backsplash material is easy to clean and install, protects you from heat and grease, brightens your kitchen, complements many appliances and is cost effective and the most durable?

With so many backsplash materials on the market the choice can be a challenge. You have marble, glass, granite, copper, brass, nickel, tin, aluminum to name just a few. In most cases it all comes down to what you like and what fits the décor plus offers you ease of maintenance and durability.

One choice that stands out for more and more home owners is stainless steel. A stainless steel backsplash is more than just a design fad and is both functional and attractive plus it matches up great with many color schemes and off course fits nicely with your stainless steel kitchen appliances.

Stainless steel backsplash styles include brushed with a matte finish, hammered, swirl, quilted, tree bark, harlequin, vertically ribbed and checker board. The Basic cost varies and runs between $12-$22  per square foot with textured or specialty finishes reaching $45 per square foot. There are many “looks” to choose from so you should be able to find one that fits your design needs. Generally, stainless steel backsplashes have a modern feel but newer styles can work well in traditional, European, country, retro, contemporary and eclectic kitchens.

Installation costs can depend on many things including how much preparation needs to be done. At a minimum, new drywall should be installed when replacing an old backsplash. Extras can add up so be sure to take advantage of our free contact form. There is no reason to do any guess work on costs. We are here to help you understand your project and its costs.

While some skilled homeowners may have the expertise to install stainless steel backsplashes, most will benefit from hiring a kitchen contractor. Choosing a pro for your project will be as easy as filling out our FREE contact form. This will ensure getting professional guidance which is essential to the appearance and durability of the backsplash.

Stainless steel backsplashes can be an expensive initial investment but when you figure in the durability, the look and performance for years to come you will see that this is one investment that pays for itself over and over again. Every time you wipe down that splatter in ten seconds you will only smile.

A professionally installed stainless backsplash offers years of peace of mind and beauty and will produce the best long-term return on your investment. Get a free estimate from a contractor in your area.

So consider stainless, it’s attractive, functional, lights up the room, offers a more expansive look, provides durability, it’s easy to clean and with more options than ever it is a consideration you should look at.

 

 

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