Design ideas for the kitchen walls: tips for a stylish overall appearance

Aufnahme einer hellen, modernen Küche mit großen Fenstern, weißen Wänden und Holzmöbeln. Copyright Saint-Gobain Eurokera

The kitchen is more than just a place to cook - it's the home's heartbeat. In this blog post, we explore creative ideas on how you can design your kitchen wall to add a personal touch to this important room. From current trends and practical considerations to inspiring combinations of materials, here's how to make kitchen walls shine in new splendor.

Overview

1. Which trends and current design ideas are there for designing kitchen walls with tiles and plaster?

2. Which practical considerations should be taken into account when designing the kitchen wall?

3. How can the kitchen design with organic lime plaster and tiles influence the atmosphere and the mood in the kitchen?

4. How can organic lime plasters be used in the kitchen and with which particular features can they score?

5. Tips for the right combination of kitchen tiles and wall colours for a stylish overall appearance

1.    Which trends and current design ideas are there for designing kitchen walls with tiles and plaster?

Individuality is at the heart of every kitchen design. No more boring woodchip wallpaper! Instead, natural plaster surfaces and wall tiles are in fashion. Glossy, rectangular tiles are particularly popular and can conjure up a touch of London or Parisian subway stations in your kitchen. The motto is: whatever you like is allowed. However, the colours and materials should match the general design of the kitchen.

2.    Which practical considerations should be taken into account when designing the kitchen wall?

The kitchen is a place to live and work, so easy-care materials are a must. Wall tiles are not only decorative, but also easy to clean and offer protection against liquids. For other areas than the worktops, paintable interior plasters are a good choice. If selected correctly, they regulate humidity and create a pleasant indoor climate.

3.    How can the kitchen design with organic lime plaster and tiles influence the atmosphere and the mood in the kitchen?

Organic lime plaster is a premium alternative in comparison with conventional materials. Its natural look and unique texture provide a cosy atmosphere. The combination of lime plaster and tiles creates interesting contrasting colours and highlights. The colour range extends from subtle grey shades to bold colours, which let the kitchen looking lively and authentic.

4.    How can organic lime plasters be used in the kitchen and with which particular features can they score?

Organic lime plaster is not only eco-friendly, but also has several functions. It regulates the air humidity, protects from mould and is antisceptic thanks to its high pH value. A complete lime-based interior plaster system should always be used in order to take full advantage of the benefits. This guarantees a harmonious coordination between each component.

A complete lime-based interior plaster system should always be used in order to reach full potential of all functions. In such systems, the individual components are coordinated and complete each other.

5.    Tips for the right combination of kitchen tiles and wall colours for a stylish overall appearance

The choice of the right colour combination is decisive for a harmonious overall appearance in the kitchen. Contrasts, intensive colours and the kitchen style have an impact on the appearance of the room size. Large-size tiles make the room appear larger, while bold colors create an exciting atmosphere in large kitchens.

Lime plaster systems offer the possibility of designing kitchen walls in an individual manner. The diversity of textures and colours combined with ecological features provide unique living impressions. The integration of ceramic tiles emphasize this effect, and the result is a harmonious overall appearance. Organic lime plaster does not offer only attractive walls, but also healthy interior air.

Professional tip

Organic lime plaster prevents the fogging effect and offers a sustainable solution for beautiful interior design. Lime plasters adhere to various substrates. Their application on uncoated old plaster is usually possible without pre-treatment. Pre-treatment is only necessary for highly absorbent or painted old plaster. Painted old plaster can also be over-plastered without any problems, provided it is a stable mineral coating. The low soiling tendency of organic lime plaster ensures permanently beautiful surfaces and low maintenance. 

With these ideas and tips, nothing stands in the way of a successful kitchen design. Leave free run to creativity and give your kitchen wall the charm it deserves!