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20 Kitchen Wall Ideas (Elegant Wood Paneling in Decorating Kitchen Wall)

Kitchen Wall Ideas. Designing our kitchen became an important thing right now. The kitchen became the sweetest place in our house. Maybe, some of us little bit confused on how to design a right kitchen set. We search in magazine or internet, but we didn’t find perfect guides. So, it makes us hard to designing our kitchen. One of the hardest parts is to decorate our kitchen wall.

The kitchen wall is the essential side of our kitchen. Wall became the first view of our family and quest. That’s why kitchen wall became the most important thing. In this article will give you some kitchen wall ideas to decorate your kitchen. Bunch of kitchen wall design, and materials idea like plywood, stone, vinyl, glass, art, wallpaper, etc. will give you a way to escape from that problem. Seeing that this is a very strategic design, you may want to take a look at the best ideas of wall kitchen design we’ve prepared for you!

Also Read: Modern ceiling ideas for kitchen!

The best kitchen wall materials:


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HAOKHOME 93042 Peel and Stick Wallpaper Green/White Eucalyptus...
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Using wallpaper in your kitchen is nice ideas. Applying that things will make your kitchen look great decoration, also it might bring a charming and happy atmosphere on your kitchen.


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URCOLOR 10-Sheet Peel and Stick Backsplash Tile Sticker for...
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Bestseller No. 2
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Art3d Peel and Stick Wall Tile for Kitchen Backsplash, 12"x12",...
  • 1.4 times coverage area: a 12*12 tile covers 40% more area than a 10*10 tile cover's
  • Premium peel and stick tile: - the tile is made of eco-friendly material, resistant to heat and...
  • Easy DIY: stick on backsplash tiles for kitchen or bathroom, self adhesive, steady sticky, it can be...
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Stone Center Online Carrara White Marble 12x24 Tile Honed Kitchen...
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Tile is functional as well as an inexpensive material for your kitchen wall. Moreover, tile can come in a wide range of color and pattern. Then, tile included smooth, textured, glossy, or matte. That makes it easy to coordinate with other elements in your kitchen.


Stone will bring a lovely rustic touch to your kitchen. Furthermore, the stone is a natural material that is highly durable and porous, but it makes oil and stains easy to change its view; even the cause is long term.

Vinyl or PVC

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SaleBestseller No. 3
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Clear Wallpaper Kitchen Oil Proof Waterproof Sticker Self...
  • Clear Wall Protector---How to Use: You need to peel off a layer of plastic wallpaper in order to...
  • Clear Wall Protector---Easy to Clean: The kitchen oil proof sticker is waterproof. You can use a...
  • Clear Wall Protector---Application: Can be used on any smooth surface, such as kitchen tile...

One of the cheap wall material you can use is vinyl. Vinyl can brighten up your kitchen look, to more cheerful and colorful.


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Rubbermaid Reveal Spray Microfiber Floor Cleaning Kit for...
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Another inexpensive alternative material for your kitchen wall is plywood. They have a variety of colors and finishes, and it makes the plywood easy to combine with any kitchen design and style.

Tempered Glass

Glass may be hard to apply it on your kitchen wall. But, the benefits of using this material, glass is highly resistant to heat and easy to clean.

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Renwil Trilo 60x30 Rectangle Modern Glass Accent Wall Mirror in...
  • Materials: Iron, glass
  • Finish: Clear, black
  • Hangs horizontally and vertically
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Blujellyfish Glass Metal Tile Iridescent White Glass Silver...
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  • Tile colors: This glass tile chips are basicly in white with iridescent colors on surface. It may...
  • Tile size: The glass metal tile is mounted on 12''x12'' mesh. Thickness 8 mm. Interlocking patterns....
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  • Size: Rectangular, Linear, 11.75'' W x 11.75'' L
  • Sold by Box of: 5 Sheets;
  • Finish: Glossy, material: Glass - Metal -Crystal Diamond - Some Gold Yellow
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Pictures of 20 kitchen wall design ideas:

Kitchen Accent and Acrylic Panels Wall

Photographed by Casey Dunn

A galley kitchen with an island is a typical kitchen style. Using warm color for that kitchen design make it fantastic. It makes your family and guests like to stay along in your kitchen. White color always is the perfect decision.

Then, in this galley kitchen design using two different kitchen wall material and design. Backsplash using white acrylic panels, make this kitchen clean and shine. Also, the natural light makes this kitchen blend with an excellent way.

In the other side, using wood panels materials for the kitchen wall design. Make this kitchen look natural and unique. Large wood panels for that wall is an excellent combination. Then, the perfect placing of that wood panels makes this kitchen bringing traditional sense.

Ancient Kitchen Wood Wall

Photographed by Corynne Pless

Contemporary kitchen style always is the perfect design for our home. With sleek and newest appliances, countertops, kitchenware, etc. Also, sometimes we want a different form of our kitchen. Using wood panels material for kitchen wall is possible.

But, it’s still typical style in this era. You can use this wall kitchen idea, using ancient wood kitchen style. This wall will be bringing the old style view, with old wood materials.

Then, you can combine it with old style appliances and kitchenware. It will make the ancient style of your kitchen will express out.

Kitchen White Wood Panels

Photographed by Kathryn Clark

Clean and pure always be the ideal concept for the out kitchen. White is the best color to represent it. These wall kitchen ideas using white wood panels to bringing that clean and pure feeling.

Also, with this wall design will make your kitchen bigger and chill. The interior of this kitchen also makes this kitchen fresh and sweet to look.

Then, the combination of white cabinets, shelves, and light makes this kitchen became impressive kitchen design. Furthermore, almost all galley kitchen design always suitable for this kitchen wall idea.

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Epic Artifactory Plank and Mill - Reclaimed Barn Wood Wall Panels...
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Urban Decor Wall Panels, Easy Peel and Stick self Adhesive Tiles...
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Weekend Walls - Reclaimed Weathered Redwood - DIY Easy Peel and...
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California Gold 3D Ledger Wall Panel 6 in. x 24 in. Natural Wall...
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  • Uses: Accent Walls Kitchen Backsplash, Barbeque, Fireplace Surrounds, Pools, Indoor and Outdoor
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Stone One Wall Kitchen

Photographed by Cristopher Howard

Little bit confused about designing your kitchen wall. Try to use this kitchen wall idea; it will make your kitchen look unique. This stone kitchen wall brings a unique view of your kitchen. Also, the old sense of the stone perfectly pop up and make your kitchen eye-catching.

Using one side of your kitchen wall in applying this design is the best idea. The combination of white and grey kitchen design with this stone wall make your kitchen look elegant and impressive.

Small Tile Panels Wall

Photographed by Lobster and Swan

Farmhouse kitchen design became trending right now. Modern era like today, farmhouse kitchen style is the best option. With the traditional design and natural material make this kitchen suitable for our country.

Also, the appropriate kitchen wall idea important. Installed wood panels to decorate your wall is one of the options. The small wood panels are nice to combine with the farmhouse kitchen style. The appearance of these small panels makes this kitchen look cozy.

Moreover, the combination of the natural material of kitchen appliances and utensil are nice. Like the materials of cabinets, table, hood, sink, etc. make this kitchen look fresh and natural.

Full Stone Wall Art

Photographed by Sustainable Kitchen

Is it possible for applying all side of your wall with stone?. Yes, of course. It is possible to design for your kitchen wall. This kitchen wall idea was bringing the breakthrough design in this era.

Nothing possible in this era, except this kitchen wall design. Decorate every single side of your kitchen wall with stone is the masterpiece. Your kitchen will look unique and expensive.

Because using this kitchen wall design will take a significant amount of your money. But, the display of your kitchen will make all of the eyes will be stunned and hard to forget it.

Wall Wood Panels Storage

Photographed by Susan Teare

Most of the people want natural condition on their home. Actually, in their kitchen, it will make that kitchen fresh and be a beautiful place to cook.

How to bring it to your kitchen ?. Is it possible ?. You can try this kitchen wall idea to make it happen. Using wood panels in all space of kitchen it will produce natural atmosphere come to your kitchen.

Also, using wood material on all kitchen appliances and utensils can pop-out that feeling. Instead, combining with modern/newest tools probably can make your kitchen look nice and useful.

Wood Color Wall Paneling

Photographed by Interior Designer

We believe that the color will represent a cheerful condition. It will make us feel happy and enjoy ourselves. You can apply this term to your kitchen design. The colorful kitchen wall is one of the best options. Also, you can add more wall decor to it, like a vintage street signs collection.

Using a colorful wall in your kitchen is perfect. This kitchen wall idea with color wood panels will make your kitchen look beautiful. Also, the combination with another color will make your kitchen fresh and sweaty.

This kitchen design makes your family spend a long time in the kitchen. Also, the green color makes this kitchen look fresh and airy.

Combining Accent Wall Kitchen

Photographed by Design Storey

Galley kitchen combined with eat-in kitchen design is a popular kitchen style right now. Also, wood and stone materials became famous materials in designing our kitchen.

So, combining wood and stone materials to decorate your kitchen is possible. One of the best wall kitchen design is combining both of those materials. This kitchen wall idea is combining those two things.

Blackwood materials on one side of your kitchen wall. Then, another team using stone material. Moreover, you can be connected with terracotta stone to make your kitchen look unique.

Art Kitchen Wall Storage

Photographed by Dodie Hall

Your kitchen design already is done, but you are bored with the style. This kitchen wall idea will break your problem. This kitchen wall only using the typical style of a kitchen wall.

Instead, using blue color be the best decision. The blue color makes it easy to combine with another kitchen wall idea. This kitchen using art and photo to build kitchen wall more attractive and charming.

Also, using your kitchen tools as things to decorate your kitchen wall is the best breakthrough idea. This kitchen wall idea is suitable for you who have a skill in the art.

Kitchen Wall Organizer and Accessories

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Elegant Tile Kitchen Wall

Photographed by Vince Winteregg

Some of us using all space of our kitchen wall to install cabinets. It will make our kitchen wall space useful. Also, you can put more things in your kitchen.

That is an excellent idea in maximizing your kitchen space. But, you still have an area that you can’t covered with cabinet. So, the power of this kitchen idea significantly used.

Designing that kitchen wall space with stone design and bricks suitable. That pure taste of this kitchen wall idea will make your kitchen elegant. Moreover, the perfect choice of appliances makes this kitchen look lovely.

Wall Chalkboard Wall

Photographed by Steve Tsai

Galley kitchen with elegant design is the best design ever. Even your kitchen space not significant, that kitchen style can install. White and black color always be number one color.

So, this kitchen wall design only using black color. But, to make it unique, combine that blank black color wall with chalks. So, you can use your wall as a place to put some information for your family.

Or, maybe you want to decorate with artistic chalks style. In the other side, using green bricks wall make this kitchen look fresh and natural. Also, it makes this kitchen look shiny and bright.

Tile Bricks Kitchen Wall

Photographer by Fisher Hart

This kitchen wall idea is insane. Maybe for some people, this design is weird. Using red bricks for all side of your kitchen wall is became popular in this era. With this kitchen wall design bringing a new look of our kitchen.

Common kitchen wall only using simple concrete, but this design bringing new concepts of the kitchen wall. Furthermore, this kitchen wall design can be combined with modern appliances and kitchenware. So, this kitchen wall idea is suitable for you.

Rustic Wood Panels Wall

Photographed by Clark Dugger

Sometimes we bored with our modern kitchen design. Metal materials, upscale cabinets, and countertops design look like typical kitchen style.

Using this rustic kitchen wall design will be the best way to solve that feeling. Wood materials on all of the kitchen appliance, cabinets, table, countertops will bring rustic atmosphere on your kitchen.

Then, using wood material as your kitchen wall will make your kitchen look natural and fresh. Moreover, these wood panels also bringing unique display.

3D Wall Art Kitchen

Photographed by Elon Schoenholz

Luxuries kitchen style always be the best kitchen style. This kitchen wall idea will make your kitchen look luxury. The sleek white color also makes your kitchen glamours.

Then, this kitchen wall bringing a new concept of a kitchen wall. This 3D design kitchen wall is a new concept of kitchen wall design. Other people only use this design for the dining room or parlor.

But this wall design is suitable for our kitchen. Then, the support of kitchen window make this kitchen fresh and shine.

Vertical Wood Panels

Photographed by Rob Karosis

Vertical wood panels is another kitchen wall idea. This kitchen wall was combining with beautiful color. Also, the support from the white color of the windows, sink, and countertops. The natural color of wood panels and the pure white of windows make this kitchen look warm and chill.

This kitchen design is conducive to apply to tropical weather. You can be combining with the newest appliances, which streamlined with the kitchen atmosphere.

Kitchen Half Wall Stone

Photographed by Sapphire Spaces

Designing one side of your kitchen wall is an excellent idea. If you only have one side kitchen style, designing your kitchen like this is appropriate. Like this kitchen wall idea, using mount stone as a material of a kitchen wall.

Then, combination with wood window makes this kitchen look simple but luxury. Moreover, this kitchen wall design will be bringing a new atmosphere in your kitchen. Natural fresh mountain condition feeling will come to your kitchen.

However, this wall kitchen will spend a lot of money to make it, but it still worth it for you.

White Tile Kitchen Wall

Photographed by Drew Hadley

Designing a kitchen wall is hard sometimes. But, you can configure it with this simple wall kitchen design. This kitchen wall idea using a ubiquitous style for the kitchen, that is full white color combined with elegant black color.

Combining full white color to your kitchen wall, then a pure taste of black color on window and door will make your kitchen look elegant.

Furthermore, installing a massive window to this kitchen is an excellent idea; it will produce natural light come in then make your kitchen shining.

One Wall Kitchen Art

Photographed by Chris Cobb

Want to decorate your kitchen, but you only have little wall space. You can use this kitchen wall idea, using that little space to applying your art skill. Sometimes our galley kitchen made for small kitchen space. So, it will hard to decorate our galley kitchen wall.

However, this kitchen wall design using art skill of yours. You can write or paint on that black kitchen wall with color chalk. Also, it is able for you to put a photo in there.

Transparent Kitchen Wall

Photographed by Nat Rae

This design is one of the masterpieces. Using your wall as windows to bringing natural light and fresh feeling. This kitchen makes your kitchen unite with the forest, make this kitchen look fantastic and airy.

Also, the perfect natural lighting from outside makes this kitchen amazing. This kitchen wall design is appropriate for you, who bored about the big city condition and feeling. Make this kitchen design will refresh your mind. Then, if in the middle of the night you can close this kitchen wall with the shutters.


The kitchen is the best place for our family, that’s why it created a warm atmosphere. One of the things that can make it happen is choosing the best material for the kitchen wall. These kitchen wall ideas will give you insight on how to make it. Also, don’t afraid to combine the material of division and the accessories of the wall for your kitchen.

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