Here is some great pro advice from Houzz’s Yanic Simard about how to effectively deal with a variety of tile backsplash situations and how to design your overall concept for the best look. This is one of the many useful stories provided by Houzz on how to design with tile.

Where to Start and Stop Your Backsplash
Consider these designer tricks to work around cabinets, windows and more for a finished look in your kitchen
Yanic Simard May 1, 2019