Do you install backsplash or counter tile first?

Answer 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 »

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How to Cut Tiles and Install a Tile Backsplash?

A backsplash is often the focal point of a kitchen. But installing such a focal point requires some details steps, including measuring and cutting tiles, spreading tile adhesive, putting the tiles ... Read More »

Is it possible to install an undermount sink on granite tile counter tops?

An undermount sink installation is possible with granite countertops but requires professional assistance because you'll need a hole cut into the countertop. You'll also need to purchase an underm... Read More »

Do you install ceramic wall tile or floor tile first?

Ceramic tile walls should be placed and set before a tile floor is put down. This practice is largely to avoid the scuffs and other hazards that wall tiling would pose to your newly-laid floor. If ... Read More »

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 »