The wall above the countertop is one of the most open spaces in the kitchen. Located above the work surface, it often violates the uniformity of design. Therefore, the choice of the color of this wall and decorative elements should be approached with special attention. This is quite a difficult task, since this element of kitchen design should also have good functional characteristics, because this wall can be exposed to moisture, high temperature, splashes and hot fat often get on it, it should be easily cleaned to look beautiful.
For the wall above the worktop, you can use various options. An apron for a modern kitchen allows you to use different materials - stone and wood, laminate wood plates, PVC plates, glass, artificial stone and composite materials. The ongoing popularity of ceramic tiles allows them to be used in the interior in a huge number of options.
The newest interiors use a wide variety of colors. Blue, red or beige - these are the colors most often chosen by people forsurface above the worktop in the kitchen. No exception is black. It is used in modern and classic style. This color has several options, it can be glossy and matte, give a blue or deep purple. It looks great in the company of any color, contrasting and making the interior very stylish. Black and white interiors are very popular in the kitchen, it will beautifully accentuate and give depth to this color in combination with red, yellow, orange. Glossy black gives the interior a special chic.
When deciding on a dark wall in the kitchen, keep in mind that this is a kind of background for furniture. Ideally, this deep color should be combined with white lacquered fronts. In combination with dark, the wall will look good furniture in shades of white, pastels, c colored wooden facades.
The dark wall above the table top adds elegance to the interior. However, choosing this solution, one should expect that even the smallest dirt, stains from chlorinated water, stains will be visible on a dark surface. So, be careful, regularly wipe the wall with a cloth. Only a smooth and clean wall above the table top will add elegance to the interior.
Looks great black apron for the kitchen.In combination with light or bright facades of kitchen furniture, it perfectly represents a kitchen set.
• Black tile, black tile apron — specially processed or glazed tiles will show themselves perfectly in the interior, it is not afraid of moisture and temperature effects, it is easy to clean.
• From a mosaic - it looks very beautiful, allows you to make small blotches to the color of the kitchen facades, with the result that the whole composition looks like a single whole. Perfect if we want to give our kitchen a unique look.
• Made of natural stone (slate, granite) - very rich material, elegant looking, durable and easy to maintain, natural stone in decoration - this is a rather expensive option.
Black granite worktop and apron
• Made of artificial stone (for example, Corian) - it is expensive, but it has unique qualities; you can make a one-piece apron-countertop from this material.
• Of laminate - not very durable material, but will allow you to choose a large variety of colors and patterns.
Wall covering above the table top - varnished laminated MDF
• From photo wallpapers under glass - provides a huge space for imagination; you can use ready-made versions of photo wallpapers, or you can print them on your own design with any motive in black.
• Glass panels on the kitchen for the apron are very practical and easy to clean, they offer a wide range of possibilities thanks to the options - frosted, decorated with a thin decor, etc.
• We can also choose to print on glass.
Glamorous black and white kitchen with a dark shiny apron
• A popular option is also stained glass.
• Wall paint can be used.
• wallpaper in black or with a pattern under glass - here we have a lot of freedom in choosing a design to decorate our kitchen from a picturesque panorama to humorous graphics.
Thus, even such a seemingly difficult color for residential premises as black can be successfully used for a stylish and original interior. The key role is played by its combination with other colors, as well as the correct proportions of this color in the overall range of the room. Also important is the texture of the surface, it must be in harmony with the facades of furniture.Since it is necessary to choose materials for the kitchen with easy cleaning of grease and other contaminants, not all surfaces are suitable for an apron.