A Centerpiece Backsplash – Signal Hill – 2017

The homeowners requested that the handmade tile backsplash be left completely intact. That is, with no tile cutting for fitment or other purposes. Therefore, our cabinet design and construction specifications were based not only on function, but on tile dimensions. Transitional style white cabinets by Jay Rambo nicely frame the custom backsplash with hidden under-cabinet lighting. Completing this presentation are contrasting brushed soapstone countertops.

Flowing Kitchen Backsplash - Villa Grove Park - 2022

The visually flowing surface of this backsplash is unique. We found it to be the perfect combination of colors for this home; bold and beautiful. With horizontal and vertical continuity, this backsplash is a feast for the eyes, all in durable Quartzite.

Depth and Dimension – Braniff Hills – 2019

Chicago Brick subway tiles anchor the backsplash in this kitchen. A Wolf six burner gas range complete with griddle is centered under the 1500cfm Wolf exhaust hood. A Wolf stainless steel riser with shelf prevents food splatters from soaking into the porous wall tile.

Kitchen Ingenuity – Braniff Hills – 2019

Chicago Brick subway tiles anchor the backsplash in this kitchen. A Wolf six burner gas range complete with griddle is centered under the 1500 com Wolf exhaust hood. A Wolf stainless steel riser with shelf prevents food splatters on the porous wall tile. A Monogram Microwave, Oven and French Door refrigerator anchor one end of the backsplash.

Statement in Stone – Braeswood – 2007

This backsplash includes a combination of diagonally installed 4” x 4” tumbled marble that is coupled with a collection of darker 2” x 2” tumbled mosaic marble. Separated by a tumbled marble pencil molding it provides visual interest within the frame formed from the Knotty Alder corbels and mantle shelf.

Cooking in Comfort – Hudson Meadows – 2019

Glass subway tiles from Tiles and Stones covers the rear wall and backsplash behind the six burner Monogram gas cooktop. Centered under a custom hood from Woodstock Cabinets complete with 1500cfm Vent-A-Hood exhaust blower, it provides a low maintenance surface for food splatters created during meal preparation.

Rustic and Relaxing – Florence Park Addition – 2018

Brick subway tiles with a rustic finish cover the backsplash and provide contrast to the highly polished granite countertop. Sealed with silicone after installation, they provide a splatter resistant surface for easy clean up after meal preparation.

Old World Romance – Southern Oaks Estates II – 2012

A combination of hand-made glazed subway tiles and a hand-made glazed center tile medallion with an oak leaf design were custom designed and fabricated in California for the backsplash in this kitchen. Surrounded by walnut cabinets, they completed the vision that our client had hoped for in this kitchen.

Classic Subway – Wexford Estates – 2016

Large brick subway tiles cover the backsplash behind the Thermador induction cooktop. A custom stainless-steel Vent-A-Hood exhaust hood with contrasting polished and brushed stainless steel surfaces along with the custom walnut cabinets surround the backsplash with an array of color, texture, and functional features.

A Marble Medley – Harter’s Second Subdivision – 2008

This kitchen backsplash is covered with six-inch-by-six-inch tumbled marble field tile. The tumbled marble insert is framed by a marble pencil molding with a center field of tumbled marble 2” x 2” mosaic tile. A Five Star commercial range and custom hood with a Venetian Plaster surface provide both function and additional interest.

Creativity in Glass – Heatwave Supply Showroom – 2012

Elyse Edwards basket weave porcelain tile are the focal point in this backsplash. Glass mosaic field tile from Elyse Edwards cover the balance of the backsplash providing a low maintenance surface. Walnut cabinets with touch activated doors add another element of luxury to this kitchen.

European Lines – Oakwold Addition – 2011

A Kohler pot filler swings out from the glass tile subway backsplash conveniently filling a pasta pot with water. The off-white subway tiles provide an interesting contrast to the contemporary Brazilian Mahogany cabinets. A Wolf six burner range and exhaust hood complete this cooking center.

Beveled Beauties – Wexford – 2014

Kyoto porcelain tile with a custom glaze was imported from Japan after the Owner saw this tile being featured in Architectural Digest. The splatter proof tile provides easy clean up after the gourmet cooks create their meal on Thermador six burner gas range.

The Past Perfected – Travis Heights – 2012

The focal point of this backsplash is a 400-year-old cast iron “Fire back” that was purchased in Paris and air freighted to Tulsa. Meticulously restored by The Buckingham Group, it was shipped to Oklahoma City for sand blasting with walnut shells. With rust removed it was painted with rust preventative paint and then mounted in the backsplash.

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