Travertine backsplash tile has a warm appearance suitable for many areas of the house. From travertine in its natural state has a rustic and worn look, which can be used to enhance the natural, rustic and informal designs. Travertine can also be honed and polished occasionally for a more modern look that still captures the beauty of the stone.
For a simple design of travertine backsplash tile that highlights the beauty of the stone and does not compete with the rest of the kitchen design, consider using a scrambled travertine, 4-inch square tiles. Select a color that complements the color scheme of the room and install the tiles in two patterns, one over the counter and a second behind the counter.
Select several travertine tile colors, as Persian Red, Rosa, Rosso, Noce and Trav. Villa Leva, to create a warm color palette for kitchen. This palette ranges from red to gold and can brighten a splash protective design.
If the kitchen is modern or contemporary in style, select a polished travertine backsplash tile that has been cut to allow the veins is. Travertine silver or polished Travertine Navona is available in this pattern. Use full 12-inch tiles and alternate placement along the counters.