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Brenda’s Backsplash

I usually try to keep our backsplash updates over on our S/E Backsplash Website, but this most recent one we painted was a little different… and we think deserves a shout-out! Brenda’s getting her house all gussied up to put it on the market, and naturally she brought us in to do our thing in her kitchen! We were a little nervous about painting over a darker ‘grout’ line:

Brenda wanted long and skinny staggered horizontal tiles… needless to say, the taping took us awhile.

But once we got to the painting, it went real fast! And after removing the painter’s tape, we revealed this beautiful and modern… yet subtle backsplash!

The gray grout line ended up being gorgeous!

Doesn’t it really look like tile? It’s amazing what you can do with a sponge brush and a couple tubes of acrylic paint!

If you’re new to our blog, you can see many of other backsplashes we’ve painted here, or visit our S/E Backsplash website to learn more about how it all works!

  • Renee’

    I think this is your best effort yet! It is stunningly beautiful! You two continue to amaze me!

  • Anonymous

    OMG this is amazing!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/06287753203188658768 Beautiful Haven

    My favorite so far. I was not a fan of there kitchen until I seen the backsplash.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/12462291623408071858 pattie

    Wow, I’m not even a big fan of modern design, but that is awesome. Great job!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07714825593691786186 Life at The Hadenfeldt’s

    Gorgeous! You guys are amazing!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00585916759532319963 Bethany

    aww, you guys are so sweet!

  • Anonymous

    Definitely FAVE to date!!!! You two have an excellent eye for your clients and always manage to perfectly enhance a kitchen!

  • Anonymous

    Beth, I love it! Beautiful! Kathy E.

  • Anonymous

    Favorite one ever. Absolutely finished the kitchen

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07497632800757593064 Dana the wedDing JunkiE

    This one has to be my favorite! LOVE it!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/17528534093358702867 Krista

    Love , love , love it! You guys were the ones who inspired me to paint my backsplash last year, now i want a change. Might just have to try this one bc we are getting ready to paint our kitchen/dining/ great room a grey color similar to this. Great job!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14278188412961955344 Terry Moore

    Just saw the brick one…I did that on the basement cement floors one time. But this backsplash is outstanding. I sure hate your word verification. Gotta stop making comments because of it.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03036205117214649262 mamatamera

    Oh my that is crazy gorgeous! I love that it looks like natural stone. Great job!

  • Anonymous

    Oh my goodness, that is stunning! I sure wish you were in Colorado! I’ve got a backsplash just crying out for you. Beautiful work…you guys should be very proud!