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Full Height Quartz Backsplash Design Ideas

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A high-quality backsplash is a crucial element of any kitchen or bathroom space. Unfortunately, it is often treated as a secondary consideration after the countertop or cabinet material has been chosen. The functional yet stylish appeal of the backsplash can’t be avoided. It protects the wall from splatters or splashes during everyday activities, like cooking and cleaning.

One of the best ways to design the backsplash is by extending the quartz countertop to the wall. It will give a breathtaking visual appeal. This is even more apparent when homeowners opt for a full height quartz backsplash.

In this post, find out all about full height backsplash additions and some popular design ideas.

Dark chocolate kitchen island and backsplash 
6338 Woodlands

What is a full height backsplash quartz addition in a bathroom or kitchen?

Full height quartz backsplash simply refers to a wall-mounted backsplash made of engineered quartz that extends from the top of the countertop to the ceiling or the base of the cabinet (if there is one installed).

Since quartz is non-porous, even oil spills and splashes won’t discolor it, making it an excellent material for a backsplash.

Homeowners won’t have to invest a lot of time and effort in maintaining it because it’s simple to clean and maintain. But be careful around the fire because a full height quartz backsplash can develop burn marks.

Benefits of full height backsplash quartz additions in kitchens and bathrooms

Having a full height backsplash quartz addition at home has many benefits — let’s take a look at some of them:

Protects kitchen walls

The primary role of a backsplash is to shield the walls of the kitchen from water sprays, spills, and oil splatters. Additionally, it will survive longer since damage will be avoided without the steam, water stains, and other elements on the wall.

Adds functionality while saving space

A backsplash that is full height conserves room and protects the walls. In addition, it is typically positioned in locations free from obstruction by cabinetry.

Low upkeep is required

A backsplash is simple to keep maintain, especially if it is made out og high-quality engineered quartz.

Displays stunning aesthetics

A full height backsplash will help the bathroom or kitchen look more attractive. In addition, it gives the room’s design more texture and personality, which is always beneficial.

Full height quartz backsplash design ideas

So, these were the benefits of installing a quartz full height backsplash in kitchen or bathroom space. Let’s look at some design ideas to apply to the kitchen and make the space look more aesthetic and functional than ever.

Gray cabinets with white full height quartz backsplash

Gray cabinets with a white full height quartz backsplash is a sleek and modern design choice that can drastically change the kitchen’s aesthetic. This design is ideal for those who would like a minimalistic and contemporary appearance.

The gray cabinets provide a sophisticated and sleek look, while the white quartz backsplash adds a touch of elegance. This design can make a statement in the bathroom or kitchen. The gray cabinets with white full height quartz backsplash is a design that will surely turn heads.

Homeowners can opt for Caesarstone’s 9141 Ice Snow or 4600 Organic White for their full height quartz backsplash — these products always look authentic when combined with gray cabinets.

White cabinets with a full height backsplash

Homeowners who want a contemporary kitchen can go for patterned full height backsplash white cabinets. It will make a statement in the kitchen space.

The white cabinets will give the space a glossy look, while the patterned full height backsplash will give a bold and vibrant ambiance. Caesarstone’s 1001 Riverlet from the Pebbles Collection complements white cabinets in the best way.  

Plus, homeowners can go for a waterfall island with the white-painted wood top falling over the edges smoothly. It will add texture to the kitchen space.

Full height quartz backsplash with a touch of blue accents

One of the latest kitchen design trends is to use full height quartz countertops with a touch of blue accents. This kitchen style is both modern and sleek, and it can really make the kitchen stand out.

The blue accents can be added in several ways, such as using blue tiles or paint or adding blue kitchen accessories. And, because quartz is a non-porous material, it’s extremely easy to keep clean and hygienic — this is one of the many reasons why engineered quartz products are perfect for busy families.

So if one is looking for a kitchen design that’s stylish and practical, a full height quartz backsplash with a touch of blue accents could be the perfect solution.

Beach-style kitchen with full height backsplash and wood accents

One can go for a beach-style kitchen by combining white full height quartz backsplash and white cabinets with a touch of wood accents. The whole all-white vibe adds freshness and purity to the kitchen space. Caesarstone’s 1141 Pure White can be combined with a wood brim around the kitchen that would surely bring elegance to the space.

White quartz countertop with egg shells 
1141 Pure White

One can go for gold plumbing fixtures and bronze hardware to enhance the design further. It will bring warmth to the space. This kitchen’s monolithic design exudes a well-balanced sense of color to convey a coastal feel.

Contemporary kitchen with full height backsplash and two-tone cabinetry

The kitchen is the heart of any home and should reflect one’s unique style and personality. Homeowners who are looking for a contemporary kitchen that makes a statement can go for two-tone cabinets with a full height quartz backsplash.

The full height backsplash provides a dramatic backdrop for the two-tone cabinetry, while the sleek appliances and minimalistic hardware complete the look. The best part about this design is that it’s as functional as it is beautiful. The ample storage and prep space will make meal prep a breeze, and the open layout ensures that homeowners will always be able to keep an eye on the kids while cooking.

Full height quartz backsplash design ideas — Conclusion

Installing a full height quartz backsplash is among the best decisions one can make for their bathroom or kitchen. It looks stylish and is functional too. Also, it is becoming a trend nowadays when it comes to kitchen remodeling.

Make sure to choose the design that goes well with the kitchen space. These design ideas will surely inspire homeowners to renovate their kitchens in a modernized way.

*Please note that full height backsplashes are not covered by the Caesarstone quartz warranty. Homeowners should keep this in mind before making a final decision.*