Update Your Kitchen and Bath with Tin Backsplash Today

February 5, 2018

Has it been a while since you gave your kitchen a little love? For many homeowners, there is a fear of trying DIY projects because if things go wrong they will have to pay to fix it. This is a valid concern, but sadly, it steers many people away from ever trying something new. If you are looking for an affordable facelift for your kitchen, with minimal difficulty and high style, you definitely need to consider a tin backsplash....

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From Wall to WOW!

December 23, 2015

The possibilities for tin panels in interior design reach far beyond just ceilings! Tin panels also make for ideal design accents on walls and wainscoting with their subtle textures, variety of finish options, beautiful and unique patterns, and ease of installation. Read more about exceptional wall applications from around the globe… Lindsay Chambers Design - www.hazel-wood.com Pattern #2 - Gold Washed White, Silver Washed White Lindsay Chambers’ adept use of Pattern #2 as a living room fireplace surround and a master bedroom accent wall speaks for itself....

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3 Ways to Give Your Home Vintage Charm with Tin Tiles

September 5, 2014

It has been said that, “Everything Old Becomes New Again” so it’s time to embrace the past as a current design trend. There’s something timeless and classic about a house with handcrafted details painstakingly picked out from start to finish. Even if your house isn’t sufficiently aged through the years, you can still add historic touches liked reclaimed wood, charming furniture pieces and tin tiles. Like a fine wine, a vintage home only gets better with age....

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4 Creative Ways to use Tin Tiles Around the House

August 18, 2014

Tin ceilings carry a nostalgic style that is reminiscent of the Art Deco period popularized in the late 19th century. Tin tiles are often used to restore historic Victorian homes, however, they can still be incorporated into modern and contemporary designs. Here are 4 creative ways to use tin tiles around the house. Walls in the Home Metal makes a bold statement and many wouldn’t even know that these tiles are incredibly affordable....

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Case Study: Cosa Design

July 21, 2014

As the winner of our photo contest, CoSa Design in Brooklyn completely restored this historic colonial home to its former glory. While this beautiful bathroom elicits a sense of nostalgia, it also achieves the perfect balance of newness by mixing metallic tin panels with traditional wainscoting over a one-of-a-kind wooden sink. The accents and fixtures compliment its rustic allure and we know quite well anyone would be happy to start their day in this charming space....

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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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How to Remove a Tile Backsplash (to Replace with Something Better)

April 14, 2014

Ever make a design decision that you regretted later? You don’t have to live with remodel regret! Thankfully, ceilings and backsplashes are easy enough to remove to replace with something better. Our tin tiles are beautiful, start at under $2 a square foot and can be installed on any surface. With all our color and pattern options and plenty of sample pack variety, take your time choosing a look you love for your new tin backsplash or ceiling....

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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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Four Reasons You Need a Tin Backsplash

March 13, 2014

A vertical extension to a counter, backsplashes have become immensely popular for kitchens and bathrooms in the past decade and with all the great benefits they provide, it’s easy to see why. Originally created to protect the wall from accidental splashes of water, homeowners now view them as an aesthetically pleasing accent piece that begs for creativity. Check out some of our top reasons you need a tin backsplash over any other kind of tile....

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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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Interior Design Focus: Jill Wolff

January 2, 2014

When a picture stands out, it stands out. Garnering more than 6,000 loves and comments on Houzz, we had to find out why acclaimed designer Jill Wolff chose a tin backsplash for her Breezy Brentwood remodel. Featured in LUXE Interiors, the LA Times and a variety of other notable interior design resources, Jill shares with us how tin became a staple accent piece for her homes and many other design enthusiasts....

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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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Creative Backsplashes

November 20, 2013

Kitchen backsplashes are a great way to showoff your unique style, flair and spice up your cooking space. Adding a trim accent wall in some form of tile (tin, ceramic, stone, glass etc.) is just one of the latest DIY home project crazes. Really creative backsplashes can include a mix of materials, a splash of color, interesting shapes, and will tie the whole space together, setting off the countertops and finishes....

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