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Old 02-02-2012, 05:21 AM
 
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I am also redecorating the kitchen and have been considering a different acrylic splashbacks, has anyone got any experience of using this material in such a way?
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Old 02-02-2012, 11:17 AM
 
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Try the forum site "gardenweb" and go to the kitchen section.

Matt
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Old 02-02-2012, 11:26 AM
 
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I think you mean "backsplash".

No one wants a splashback.
Urban Dictionary: splashback
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Old 02-03-2012, 04:32 AM
 
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I mean this sort of acrylic kitchen splashbacks, I think the will look sharp in the kitchen, opinions?
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Old 02-03-2012, 04:36 AM
 
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I mean this sort of acrylic kitchen splashbacks, I think the will look sharp in the kitchen, opinions?

What D2 said

it is BACKSPLASH and if you like it use it.
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Old 02-03-2012, 06:32 AM
 
Location: Houston, Texas
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I mean this sort of acrylic kitchen splashbacks, I think the will look sharp in the kitchen, opinions?
Sheets of plastic for a backsplash? You have got to be kidding. Everyone would point and laugh.
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Old 02-03-2012, 06:35 AM
 
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I would use back-painted glass instead.
Get heat resistent shatter proof glass and paint the back of it any color you want.
That's what we did.
Acrylic scratches way to easily.

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Old 02-03-2012, 08:28 PM
 
Location: South Park, San Diego
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Nice looking kitchen!
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Old 02-03-2012, 08:48 PM
 
Location: Brentwood, Tennessee
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Splashback is the BRITISH term for backsplash. Even the website the OP linked to is a British site.



You know how they say everything wrong.
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Old 02-03-2012, 09:17 PM
 
Location: South Park, San Diego
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Splashback is the BRITISH term for backsplash. Even the website the OP linked to is a British site.



You know how they say everything wrong.
Haha- just with cars it gets confusing fast- tyres, boots, bonnets, petrol...
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