How to Install a Kitchen Tile Backsplash

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Learn how to install a simple tile backsplash in your kitchen, in less than 24 hours.


  • Tile
  • Tile Setting Mats
  • Grout
  • Level
  • Tape Measure
  • Utility Knife
  • Trowel
  • Float
  • Wet Saw


  1. Clean Backsplash
  2. Apply tile setting mats
  3. Remove protective barrier on tile setting mats
  4. Apply Tile
  5. Cut remaining tile to fit
  6. Mix and apply grout
  7. Wipe down with water

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