Choosing the Right Tile for your Kitchen Backsplash

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

May 6, 2015 11:28:00 AM

BrakurTileBacksplashWith so many tile backsplash choices, which one will make your kitchen stand out and look the best? Many consider the choice of backsplash to be one of the most important decisions in your kitchen remodel. You want to ensure you choose the right style of tile and layout to get the look you want in your kitchen.


Topics: Tips and Advice, Backsplash, Chicagoland Kitchen Remodel, Kitchen Tile

Why Choose a Seamless Backsplash for Your Chicagoland Kitchen Remodel?

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Dec 13, 2014 3:00:00 PM

Brakur_-_Seamless_backsplash_1As our lives tend to get busier homeowners are looking for durability, simplicity, and ease of cleaning in the kitchen.  They are forgoing their higher maintenance surfaces such as tile with grout and choosing a seamless look for backsplashes.  Many homeowners today want an uncluttered look that is easy to wipe down and keep clean.  There are a variety of different materials that homeowners have to choose from when opting for a seamless backsplash.


Topics: Chicagoland, Backsplash, Kitchen Remodel

Getting the Right Backsplash with Your Countertop

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Sep 4, 2014 4:30:00 PM

Brakur_Backsplash_3Trying to decide on your backsplash can be a little overwhelming.  It’s like choosing the filling for the cake.  Either you will love it or it will totally be disappointed because the filling doesn’t go well with the cake.  You wouldn’t want to put a lemon filling with a peppermint cake.  They just don’t go together. 

In many kitchens the backsplash is the focal point of the kitchen.  If you are like most people you have probably seen a lot of backsplashes and different countertops you like.  However not all countertops go with all backsplashes.  So how do you find something you love and achieve the look you want? You may even wonder if you need one at all.

A recent article gives you some insight and strategies to help you find the perfect combination.


Topics: Tips and Advice, Kitchen Remodeling, Countertops, Chicagoland, Backsplash

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Located in Shorewood, Il, Brakur Custom Cabinetry, Inc. has been providing high quality locally manufactured cabinetry since 1965. Brakur is the largest manufacturer of custom cabinetry in Northern Illinois with a 100,000 plus square foot, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and more than 80 employees.

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