35+ White Cabinets with Black Backsplash
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White Flat-Panel Cabinets with Black Soapstone Backsplash
Simple white cabinetry paired with an oiled soapstone countertop and backsplash and creates a clean backdrop for the dining area. The countertop’s earthy quality was continued in the use of a vintage wooden dining table and the soft edges of the dining chairs.
ID# 126627 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Олеся Осницкая | NWdesign
Traditional Kitchen with Raised-panel Cabinetry with Mosaic Tiles
White raised-panel cabinets, black mosaic tile backsplash, black countertop, and black hardware offer a classic traditional look with a charm. The tiny black square tiles create a mosaic appeal and complete the traditional look of the white raised-panel cabinets. The black countertop creates a continuous look with the backsplash while the black hardware complements the tiles with its shape and color. The black chandelier completes the elegant look glamorously.
White Cabinets with Black Backsplash
While there are tons of different colors for kitchen cabinets, there is no doubt that white is the most popular option that never goes out of style. And if there is a perfect match for these cabinets, it is definitely black! The black and white color scheme is a classic and timelessly elegant option for kitchens. Yes, you can add some small black details like hardware or countertop to spruce up them but if you want to create a big impact, pair your white cabinets with a black backsplash to give a distinctive look! Scroll down and find more inspirational kitchen designs for white cabinets and black backsplash ideas!
All-white kitchens are very popular for interior designers and homeowners but sometimes they can feel too bare. Adding the sharp and strong look of the black to your white cabinets is a great way to give them some spice by creating a contrasting look. Even if they look like a small part of kitchens, backsplashes are the focal point of the space that brings all elements together. So, using a black backsplash is a perfect way to create a striking focal point and balance the bright look of the white cabinets. You can complete the distinctive look of the black backsplash with a black countertop or create a clean and fresh frame for it with white cabinets and a white countertop. Whatever your choice is, there is no color combination more classic than black and white and you can never go wrong with it!
ID# 126601 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Webber Coleman Woodworks
Black Subway Backsplash with Black Quartz Countertop and White Cabinetry
In this farmhouse kitchen, the combination of black, white, and wood offers a balanced look. The black subway tile backsplash creates a striking focal point between the white recessed panel cabinets while the black range hood, black door frames of the glass cabinet doors, and the black Silestone quartz countertop of the island complement the backsplash. The natural textures like the trim of the range hood, frame of the island, and bar stools add a rustic feel and bring warmth to the atmosphere.
ID# 126602 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Архитектурная студия Astar project
Contemporary Kitchen with Black Accent Wall
Using a full-height backsplash is a great way to emphasize its visual impact, especially when it’s black. Here, the oversized black wall tiles create a sleek backdrop for the modern white kitchen cabinets with a white countertop and add drama to the atmosphere. Also, the raw look of the wall tiles brings an industrial feel to the room.
White Mosaic Tiles
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White Cabinets with Black Backsplash and Pink Wall
Black, white, and a touch of pink. Thanks to this color scheme, this kitchen has a wow factor! The black kitchen backsplash and countertop bring depth between the white flat-panel cabinets while the black countertop of the island complements them. The white wood paneling above the black marble backsplash adds another layer of texture while enhancing the modern vibe. The pink paint behind the white upper cabinets brings a romantic vibe and softens the sharp contrast between the blacks and whites.
What backsplash goes with white cabinets?
There is no arguing that white cabinets are the most popular option for all types of kitchens. Thanks to their versatility, these cabinets can work with different color schemes but if you are looking for a timeless color option, there is no better option than black and white! A black backsplash can add spice and balance the bright look of the white cabinets by creating a strong contrast. This contrasting look also adds a sense of luxury to the kitchens!
ID# 126604 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Fenton GC
Scandinavian Kitchen with Black Hex Tile Backsplash and White Grout
The stunning backsplash design pulls the attention at the first sight and transforms this otherwise ordinary kitchen into an eye-catching design. The white starburst pattern of the black hexagon tile backsplash creates a striking focal point. The white flat-panel kitchen cabinets serve a clean and simple look and allow the stunning backsplash to stand out. The wood peninsula with white countertop and the wood stools complement the wood flooring and enhance the warmth.
ID# 126605 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Crickett Kinser
Black and White Contemporary Kitchen with Walnut Island
Sleek, elegant, and timeless! This contemporary kitchen serves a chic appeal with its black and white kitchen cabinets, black backsplash, white countertops, and walnut island. The geometrical pattern of the black tiles adds a nice texture without overwhelming. The white upper cabinets and the white countertop of the black perimeter cabinets stand out in front of the black backsplash. The walnut kitchen island brings warmth to the atmosphere without breaking the elegant overall look.
Can you do a black backsplash with white cabinets?
The black and white color combination is the most classic and timeless color scheme for all interior designs. If you are working with white cabinets creating a striking look between them is a really great way to elevate the design. So, yes you can use a black backsplash for your white cabinets and this contrasting look will help you to create your dreamy kitchen!
ID# 126607 | Houzz.com – Credit | © CP Design d’interieur
Small Contemporary Kitchen with Multicolore Floor Tiles
Even if this kitchen is small and narrow, the l-shape layout and the cabinets offer a functional space. Also, thanks to the mostly white color scheme this contemporary kitchen has a bright and spacious atmosphere. The black square backsplash tiles bring depth between the white flat-panel cabinets. The reclaimed wood countertop, open cabinets, and handles make a warm touch while the multicolored hexagon floor tiles complement the neutrality of the wooden textures.
Black Mosaic Tiles
ID# 126608 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Studio MMA Architecture + Design
Black and White Kitchen with Beige Counter Chairs
The luxurious appeal of the black stone slab backsplash and countertops instantly elevates the overall look of this contemporary kitchen! The white flat-panel cabinets and the white range hood serve a clean, fresh, and simple look. The waterfall edges of the black island countertop add a dramatic feel.
Backsplashes add a great deal and a well-designed backsplash can become the major focal point of a kitchen. Besides their visual impact, backsplashes also protect the wall between the countertop and upper cabinets. That’s why the material choice is a crucial point. When choosing a backsplash, you need to remember the fundamental purpose of it and find the right option for your taste and style!
Black Glass Tile Backsplash with White Cabinets
With their glossy appeal and various color options, glass tiles are one of the most popular materials for backsplashes. And if you want to add some dramatic effect, a black glass tile backsplash will be a stunning addition to your white cabinets. Thanks to its shiny surface, it reflects the light and gives the sophistication of the black without overwhelming!
ID# 126609 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Hacker Kitchens Calgary
Glossy Black Backsplash Tiles with Stacked Layout and Glossy Finish
The bold and strong look of the black glass subway tiles adds a bunch of character to this transitional kitchen and instantly elevates the design. The stacked layout of the tiles adds a modern look to the design while the glossy finish of the tiles adds a dramatic effect. The white shaker-style cabinets stand out in front of the black accent wall and create a contrasting look to give a luxurious feel.
Black Marble Backsplash with White Cabinets
Today, marble is one of the most popular interior design elements that bring in a feeling of luxury. If you want to add some luxurious feel, marble is the way to go, and if you want to give a big impact try a black one! With its stunningly beautiful veinings, a black marble backsplash easily becomes the centerpiece of your kitchen and creates a harmonious look with your white cabinets.
ID# 126610 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Barker Associates Architecture Office
Contemporary Kitchen with Lacquer Cabinets and Soapstone Backsplash
In this contemporary kitchen, the glossy finish of the white lacquer cabinets reflects the light and provides a bright and spacious atmosphere. On the other hand, the black soapstone backsplash and countertop contrast with the whites and add a luxurious feel to the space. The flat-panel door style of the cabinets serves an ultra-modern look while they serve as a kitchen storage cabinet with their full-height placement . The same soapstone material is used in white on the island countertop to enhance the brightness.
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Luxury Modern Kitchen with Stunning Granite Slabs
The custom snow white high gloss lacquered no-handles cabinets give an ultra-modern look while creating a bright and spacious atmosphere. Besides its visual beauty, the full-height placement of the cabinets provides plenty of storage space. The black granite backsplash and granite countertops add a luxurious feel and instantly elevate the design. Black pendant lights and counter chairs complement the backsplash and countertops and bring an industrial feel with their stainless steel materials.
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White Cabinets with Black Backsplash and Black Pendant Light
This black and white kitchen offers a stylish and timeless appeal! The white flat-panel cabinets and the black backsplash create a sleek backdrop while the black kitchen island stands out in front of the white cabinetry. The natural veinings of the natural stone backsplash add a nice texture. The black oversized pendant light highlights the kitchen island while the wood counter chairs make a warm touch with their natural look.
Black Ceramic Tile Backsplash with White Cabinets
Thanks to their affordability, durability, and an endless array of color and shape options, ceramic tiles are the most popular choice of material for kitchen backsplashes. Also, their tiles are easy-to-clean which makes them a perfect backsplash material. You can go with a classic subway tile look or create a more distinguished look with patterned tiles. Whatever your choice is, a black ceramic tile backsplash will stand out between your white cabinetry!
ID# 126613 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Jamie Banfield Interior Designs
Two-tone Kitchen Cabinetry with Stainless Steel Appliances
In this contemporary kitchen, neutral textures offer a warm and welcoming space while the crisp whites add brightness. The black stacked tile backsplash draws the attention between the white upper cabinets and white perimeter countertop while complementing the natural grains of the wood with its horizontal layout. Using black grout enhances the modernity of the tiles. The black linear lighting fixture completes the modern look of the subway tiles.
ID# 126614 | Houzz.com – Credit | © U N I Q U E
Unique Black Wall Tiles with White Grout
The unique shape of the black backsplash tiles adds a bunch of character to this transitional kitchen! The white grouting emphasizes the beautiful shape and offers a distinctive look. Also, the full-height placement enhances the impact of the tiles. The off-white kitchen cabinets with a white countertop contrast with the wall tiles and allow the tiles to stand out with their clean and sleek look.
ID# 126615 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Re-PIN
Black and White Cabinets with Gray Hexagon Floor Tiles
A great example for a Scandinavian kitchen with matte black upper cabinets, black backsplash tiles, white lower cabinets with white countertop, and wood open shelves at the corners. The black ceiling provides continuity with the black cabinets. Gray hexagon floor tiles and black backsplash tiles add texture to the flat surfaces. Also, the vertical layout of the black stacked tiles complements the shape of the cabinets.
ID# 126616 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Dan Rak Design
Two-tone Black and White Cabinetry with Multicolored Backsplash
The multicolored backsplash tiles create a striking focal point in this transitional kitchen and provide a balance between the two-tone cabinetry. The crisp white upper cabinets make the space feel larger while the black perimeter cabinets bring an elegant look. The white marble countertops complement the upper cabinets. Stainless steel hardware completes the elegant traditional look of the shaker-style cabinets while the wooden shelves make a warm touch.
Just like the material, backsplashes also come in a wide range of pattern option that defines their style. From classic subway tiles to modern hex tiles, options are limitless. But whether it’s a classic pattern or a more unique one, a black backsplash can serve as a focal point to draw the eye and steal the show!
Black Subway Tile Backsplash with White Cabinets
Classic, versatile, and timeless! There is no surprise that subway tiles are popular for kitchen backsplashes. Yes, a white subway tile backsplash is classic for the kitchen. But, with their clean and sleek appeal, subway tiles never seem to look dated. Yes, white is the original color of these tiles but making a strong twist on the color and using a black subway tile backsplash will add a dimension to your white cabinets!
ID# 126617 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Agam Construction
White Flat-panel Cabinetry with Black Modern Backsplash
If you want to add more visual interest to your black backsplash, combining glossy and matte finishes is a great way. In this contemporary kitchen, the black backsplash with a glossy and matte finish offers a sleek modern look. This modern backsplash stands out between the white slat-panel cabinets.
ID# 126618 | Houzz.com – Credit | © White Pines Building Group
White Transitional Kitchen with Black Accent Wall
The black subway tile backsplash provides an eye-catching look behind the white kitchen cabinets while adding a nice texture. The black hardware complements the backsplash and emphasizes the cabinets by creating a contrasting look. The wood flooring complements the neutrality of the black while adding a warm feel to the atmosphere.
ID# 126619 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Madeline Tolle
White Cabinets with Black Backsplash and Stainless Steel Island
In this stylish kitchen design, the glossy finish of the black subway tiles reflects the lights and completes the bright atmosphere which is created by white kitchen cabinets and countertops. The stainless steel kitchen island makes an unexpected twist and adds character to the design. The glass-fronted cabinet doors add an open and airy feel.
ID# 126620 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Frusterio Design, Inc.
Black Subway Wall Tiles with White Range Hood and Glass Shelves
With its white shaker-style cabinets, full-height black subway tile backsplash, and marble countertop, this transitional kitchen serves a timelessly elegant appeal! The black subway tiles offer a stunning characteristic look and contrast with the white features to add a sense of luxury. The vertical kitchen window openings contrast with the horizontal layout of the tiles while bringing natural light into the room. The glass open shelving provides storage for kitchen stuff and some decorations and adds visual interest without overwhelming.
ID# 126621 | Houzz.com – Credit | © DAFT Interiors
Transitional Kitchen with Black Chevron Tiles and Apron Front Sink
In this transitional kitchen, the tiny black subway tiles are laid in a chevron pattern to create a slight texture. Thanks to the white grouting, black tiles perfectly blend with the white shaker cabinets. The black hardware, lighting fixtures, and electrical switches complement the tiles. The white apron front sink perfectly completes the elegant look of the cabinets and brings a farmhouse vibe.
Black Hexagon Tile Backsplash with White Cabinets
From entryways to bathrooms, hex tiles can be used anywhere and kitchen backsplashes are one of the most common areas of usage. With their eye-catchy geometric shape hexagon or honeycomb, tiles offer stylish appeals for kitchens. These tiles have already a unique shape and when this shape meets with the sophistication of the black, the result is just stunning!
ID# 126622 | Houzz.com – Credit | © LBJ Construction, LP
Transitional Kitchen with White Cabinets and Black Accent Wall
In this transitional kitchen, the black elongated hex tiles, the white range hood, and open shelving create a striking accent wall. The full-height installation of the black backslash tiles emphasizes their impact and creates a sophisticated backdrop for the white range hood and glass shelves. The gold details of the open shelving complete the luxurious feel of the black tiles while white shaker cabinets, the island, and countertops give a bright look to the kitchen.
ID# 126623 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Du Bois Design Ltd
Concrete Kitchen Island with Black Hexagon Backsplash and Gray Pendant Lights
This concrete kitchen island is definitely a statement maker! Thanks to its sculptural shape, the island acts as a piece of art and elevates this contemporary kitchen design. White cabinets, black hexagon backsplash, and open shelving create a sleek backdrop while gray countertop and pendant lights complement the kitchen island. The white textures of the black tiles add a nice texture. Wood open shelves allow the black backsplash to stand out.
ID# 126624 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Niche Design Co | Chelsey Mathieson
Small and Functional Kitchen with Beige Floor Tiles
Bold, beautiful yet minimal! This modern kitchen serves a clean and sleek look with its white kitchen cabinets, black hex tile backsplash, black range hood, wood peninsula, and beige floor tiles. Even if the kitchen has a small space, thanks to the high ceiling and generous glazing, it has a spacious atmosphere. The black hex tiles and black range hood create an accent wall and bring depth to the room. The white grouting emphasizes the hex tiles. The beige floor tiles and the wood peninsula soften the sharp contrast between the blacks and whites and make the atmosphere more welcoming.
Black Herringbone Tile Backsplash with White Cabinets
The herringbone pattern resembles fish bones and is created by rectangular tiles. This unique twist on the classic shape offers a more distinct pattern that lets your creativity shine with standard subway tile. If you want to emphasize this beautiful pattern more, finish your black tiles with white grout!
ID# 126625 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Action Kitchens
White Cabinets with Black Backsplash and Marble Countertops
The black herringbone backsplash pulls the attention at the first sight and turns this otherwise kitchen into an eye-catching design. The white grouting complements the white cabinets and countertops and highlights the beautiful herringbone pattern. Marble countertops of the perimeter cabinets and the kitchen island enhance the luxurious feel of the design while the wooden stools and flooring make a warm touch.
Black Mosaic Tile Backsplash with White Cabinets
Mosaic tiles are popular for every kitchen. A mosaic tile backsplash is a collection of smaller tiles that offers art-like appeals. From glossy glass tiles to luxurious marbles, natural stones to shiny metallics, there are endless options to create a stunning mosaic appeal. And if you want to break the strong look of the black, combining different tiles will give the look that you want. You can add some gray, white, or brown shades between the black tiles to soften the sharp look of the black and create a stunning black mosaic tile backsplash!
ID# 126626 | Houzz.com – Credit | © TG Home
Black and White Kitchen with Black Accent Wall
In this black and white kitchen, the black penny tile backsplash makes a modern twist against the traditional style of the white raised panel cabinets and creates an accent wall with its full-height installation. The black countertop provides a continuous look while metallic handles of the cabinets complete the traditional vibes.
ID# 126628 | Houzz.com – Credit | © High End Staging (HES)
Black and White Kitchen with Multicolored Backsplash
In this contemporary kitchen, the black, gray, and white diamond tiles bring a mosaic appeal and offer an eye-catching backsplash design. Instead of upper cabinets, using white floating shelves enhances the impact of the tiles while creating an open and airy feel. The gray countertop complement the tiles and the white flat-panel cabinets create a clean and fresh look.
Countertops also define the overall look of the kitchen as much as the cabinets and backsplashes. If you are working with white cabinets and a black backsplash, your countertop color will define the overall look!
Black Backsplash for White Cabinets with White Countertop
If you want the highlight your black backsplash and make it the star of the kitchen, finish your white cabinets with a white countertop. This way you can create a clean and fresh frame for your backsplash and emphasize it!
ID# 126629 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Anne Architecture
Farmhouse Kitchen with Black Accent Wall and Wood Shelves
In this farmhouse kitchen, bright whites and neutral colors are perfectly balanced to create a welcoming design. The black subway tile backsplash creates a focal point between the white cabinets. A white range hood stands out on the black tiles. The white kitchen cabinets, countertop, and white walls create a clean frame for the backsplash. The white countertop of the kitchen island creates a continuous look with the white perimeter cabinets with a white countertop. The black island complements the backsplash
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White Cabinets with Black Backsplash and White Countertops
The basketweave layout of the black subway tiles makes a big difference and creates a striking focal point for this black and white kitchen. Also, tiles add a nice texture to the flat-panel door style of the white cabinetry!
Are black backsplashes outdated?
The answer is absolute no! Black is a timeless color that never goes out of style and so is a black backsplash. Black backsplashes come in a wide range of material, shape, and pattern options that can work with different design aesthetics. This endless array gives them versatility and helps the black backsplashes become the centerpiece of the kitchens!
ID# 126631 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Danara Akhmetova
Two-tone White and Wood Cabinetry with Gold Details
Clean, sleek, and stylish! This contemporary kitchen gives a luxurious feel with its black marble backsplash and gold details. The two-tone white and wood cabinets offer a clean and fresh backdrop. The black marble slab brings depth to the cabinetry. The orange velvet chairs with gold legs and the gold lighting fixture enhance the elegance level of the design while adding a warm feel.
Black Backsplash for White Cabinets with Black Countertop
If you want to create a continuous look, using a black countertop on your white cabinets will do the job and bring an extra dimension to the design!
ID# 126632 | Houzz.com – Credit | © GMT Home Designs Inc.
Traditional Kitchen with White Cabinets and Black Backsplash
This traditional kitchen features white cabinets with gorgeous soapstone countertops and backsplash along with a large custom wood island. The wood kitchen island and black countertops maximize the functionality while providing a space for eating! The stainless steel appliances complete the elegant look of the white shaker cabinetry.
ID# 126633 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Jessica Koltun Home
Black and White Kitchen Design with Natural Textures
In this black and white kitchen, natural textures like wicker pendant lights, rattan counter chairs, and wood details bring some coastal vibes. They provide a warm and intimate space. The full-height black subway tile backsplash and the black soapstone countertop create a contrasting look with the white kitchen cabinets and add a nice texture to the design. The gold hardware adds a dose of sparkle and completes the elegant look of the cabinets.
Black Backsplash for White Cabinets with Gray Countertop
The sharp contrast between the black and white might be overwhelming sometimes. Adding some other colors is a great way to soften this sharp look. A gray countertop is a perfect solution for this. This way you can create a smooth transition between your black backsplash and white cabinets.
ID# 126634 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Dani Louis Design
Scandinavian Kitchen with Gray Countertops and Wood Shelves
The combination of the white flat-panel cabinets, black wall tiles, and gray countertops offers a contrasting look. Plants and decor items soften the space while wooden textures like floating shelves and stools bring warmth to the atmosphere.
ID# 126635 | Houzz.com – Credit | © Zlata / Ira Sazonova
Small Kitchen Design with Gray, Whtie and Black Color Scheme
In this very small kitchen, the l-shape layout maximizes the functionality. Using different colors and textures distracts the compact dimension of the room. The gray countertop provides a smooth transition between the white perimeter cabinets and the black backsplash. The metal open shelves complement the backsplash and give a modern look.