Lessons Learned from Tiling a Backsplash

The tile comes in pizza boxes!

The tile comes in pizza boxes!

Preping the wall

Before any great endeavor, you must prepare the substrate.


Tiling  a back splash is messy

in progress

A promising start is just a promising start and not a prediction of what will happen down the road

Popsicle sticks

You can always find a use for popsicle sticks

Tile cutter

Simple tools will do the job


Here are some “after” pictures


I am glad it’s done.  I can see every mistake, but overall, it’s not bad


And I did it all by myself!

To much work makes you mean

Installing tile is hardwork and can make you mean


But Plumpton will always love me