We’re not into drama, but when it comes to kitchen designs featuring dramatic, solid marble backsplashes, we’re on board 110 percent. Here are a few of our favorite marble-clad kitchens pulled from our archives and beyond.
More on marble:
- 10 Things Nobody Tells You About Marble Countertops
- Remodeling 101: The Difference Between Carrara, Calacatta, and Statuary Marble
- Remodeling 101: How to Care for Marble Countertops
Frequently asked questions
What are solid marble backsplashes?
Solid marble backsplashes are backsplashes made of a single piece of marble with no seams or grout.
What are the benefits of using solid marble backsplashes?
Solid marble backsplashes are durable, easy to clean, and add a luxurious and elegant touch to any kitchen.
What types of marble can be used for solid marble backsplashes?
Any type of marble can be used for solid marble backsplashes, including Carrara, Calacatta, and Statuario.
How are solid marble backsplashes installed?
Solid marble backsplashes are typically installed by a professional stonemason. They are secured to the wall using an adhesive and supported with stainless steel brackets.
How do you clean and maintain solid marble backsplashes?
Solid marble backsplashes should be cleaned regularly with a mild soap and water solution. Avoid using abrasive cleaners or harsh chemicals, as they can damage the surface of the marble. To maintain the shine and protect against staining, it is recommended to seal the marble periodically.