We've been shopping for kitchen flooring for the past few days. We were going to use slate but have since decided to go with travertine. Here is the style we've settled on, it's called antique sienna:
Once it's sealed it will look like the bottom half of the tile, I squirted some water on it to get an idea of what it will look like. Best of all it's only $1.49 a sq ft!
Here is the backsplash that we're looking at:
We also started looking for some ideas for our bathroom. The upstairs bathroom is very small and we weren't sure what do do about it. We saw this display below for a travertine shower and think it will work perfectly:
We're waiting on the appraisal for our construction loan right now, as soon as it's done we should have our loan within a week then we can get to work.