How Much Did it Cost to Buy & Install Your Backsplash?

May 13, 2014

After seeing this article from Apartment Therapy, readers were trying to get a basic sense of how much installing a tile backsplash costs from materials to installation. While we can’t speak for every type of tile, here’s our answer for how much a tin backsplash costs and how much you can save by doing it yourself instead of hiring a contractor. Hard costs - Obviously the biggest fluctuation will be how many square feet you need which depends on the size of your kitchen....

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Cool DIY Backsplashes

April 23, 2014

Kitchen backsplashes are one of the few aspects of your home where form follows function. Designed to be as aesthetically pleasing as they are useful, you can protect your walls from water with a variety of materials that match the look and feel of your kitchen, while creating an enticing focal point. Kitchen backsplash materials run the gamut from traditional ceramic tile to high-end granite and are as important a feature as your appliances to create a beautiful accent wall....

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A DIY Project Under $100 – The Tin Backsplash

March 31, 2014

Think it’s impossible to redo your home on a shoestring budget and still look like a million bucks? Think aga in. The average tin backsplash from American Tin Ceiling Company costs just $96 (excluding shipping, which is generally around $25 to the continental US). A standard kitchen is 18 inches high, which requires just 8 panels that are 24” x 24” a piece. No April Fools. We would never joke about that....

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DIY Tin Backsplash Installation

March 27, 2014

Kitchen backsplashes are pretty much limitless in terms of materials, colors and costs, but only a tin backsplash provides that dazzling wow factor. Unlike tile or stone backsplashes, which are messy and time-consuming, installing a tin backsplash is a breeze. To save you even more time, we’ve gone through and condensed all our installation videos into five easy steps, making it perfect for a weekend DIY project this spring. Tin backsplashes are simple to install and can create a warm and inviting kitchen and dining area....

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How to Install and Care for a Tin Backsplash

February 24, 2014

So you’ve decided your kitchen needs a little pick me up and the perfect solution is a beautiful and affordable tin backsplash? Good choice. For any DIYer or halfway handy homemaker, installing a tin backsplash is an easy project that can be accomplished in as little as a few hours to make a world of difference in your kitchen design. How to Install a Tin Backsplash in 3 Easy Steps Step 1: Choose Your Pattern and Color...

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Case Study: La Bella Casa Interior Designs

December 9, 2013

It’s no secret that interior designers love tin ceiling tiles for backsplashes. It adds an eye catching element that always becomes a talking point. We caught up with Lisa Griffiths of La Bella Casa Interiors to discuss why she chose tin for her client’s kitchen remodel. Home Style: Traditional Kitchen Style: Transitional Home Location: North Wales, PA Patterns/Colors Installed: Silver Burnt Umber, Pattern #12 How did you find out about tin as a backsplash option?...

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