Do I need a backsplash on a kitchen counter?

Answer On One Hand: Protecting Your KitchenHaving a tile backsplash on your kitchen counter is an effective and visually appealing way to protect your walls. In areas where water is frequently used, such ... Read More »

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Kitchen Counter Backsplash Ideas?

While the purpose of a kitchen counter backsplash is to protect your walls from cooking mishaps by providing an easy-to-clean surface, they are often designed to be visually appealing and can give ... Read More »

How to Recaulk Kitchen Counter Where It Meets the Backsplash?

Replace the seal between laminated surfaces (often called Formica) at seams and where a counter top and back splash meet.

Counter Backsplash Ideas?

A counter backsplash is the wall directly behind the counter, often between the counter and the cupboards above it. This area is called the backsplash because homeowners typically need to cover it ... Read More »

Do you install backsplash or counter tile first?

Backsplash tile can be installed with an existing countertop in place. If installing both countertop and backsplash tile, the counter should be installed first so the backsplash tile can be cut to ... Read More »