Backsplash before kitchen is finished

vlovilDecember 5, 2012

Today the floor company I picked started on my floors and backsplash. They got the floors prepped today and got the backsplash up. They'll install the floor and grout the backsplash tomorrow.

Last Friday the guys that are working on my kitchen put my pendants up and some of the door and drawer pull on. They needed to get shorter screws to put the rest of the drawer pulls on. They finished putting in my UCL but haven't tried to see if they are going to work. I didn't have a dimmer switch.

Update of Friday's water disaster... Everything seems to have dried fine. I don't see any discoloration or feel any difference in the cabinets. We had a few warm days with the sun facing the brick, so that helped dry the outside wall.
Thanks again for all the help with that!


Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Hi Vicky! YOur backsplash looks great! Very pretty! Can you tell me the size of your peninsula? How far out from the wall does it extend? I am doing a peninsula as well and debating on whether to do two smaller pendants, or one slightly larger one. Thank you!

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 12:43AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Thank you...
The peninsula is 54" from the wall. We had to shorten it to that in order to get the fridge into the kitchen.

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 12:53AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Oh, put those of us who wait until after everything is done to pick tile to shame. You go!

Looking good!

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 2:58AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Wow, this looks fabulous, I love the accent stripe!

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 6:23AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Looks wonderful! The backsplash marries it all together. Enjoy!

    Bookmark   December 5, 2012 at 8:08AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
"Ledge" sinks and accessories -- do you use them?
I'm considering an undermount stainless sink that has...
Please help with Kitchen floorplan
Hello everyone, My husband and I are building a new...
Soapstone in the Midwest/St. Louis area?
Hi everyone. I've been lurking here for the past year,...
Help needed with this beam!!!
We had part of a wall taken down in the kitchen &...
color of sink in a modern kitchen ?
I will have white cabinets and dark grey counter tops. what...
Sponsored Products
Alliyah Handmade Oatmeal New Zealand Blend Wool Rug (9' x 12')
Large Banana Leaf Platter
$295.00 | Horchow
Emile Henry 5.5 qt. Stew Pot - Red - 614570
$200.00 | Hayneedle
New 2' 7" x 10' Traditional Blue Ivory Oushak Runner Veg Dyed Wool Rug H3218
BH Sun Inc
New Arrival Caucasian Oushak Sky Blue 4'x6' Hand Knotted Wool Persian Rug H5689
BH Sun Inc
Besa Milo 4 Pendant 3JC Light with Purple Glass - 3JC-MILO4PL-BR
$382.50 | Hayneedle
Simpatico Corner Sectional
Design Within Reach
Patio Umbrella: FiberBuilt Premium 11-ft. Wind Resistant Aluminum Market Umbrell
$465.00 | Hayneedle
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™