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Tiling a Splashback: What You'll Need
Use this guide as a checklist for the tools, adhesives, grouts and cleaners you will need to tile a kitchen splashback.
Prepare & Clean a Kitchen for Tiling
Any tiling job will only be as good as the surface it’s laid on. It’s important to ensure that, no matter what surface you’re tiling on, the surface is sound, level and clean of dust and debris. This guide shows how to prepare and clean a kitchen splashback for tiling.
How to Cut Splashback Tiles
Cutting tiles is not difficult with access to decent equipment and with a little practice. If you’re cutting your own tiles (and especially if you’re doing this for the very first time), it’s a good idea to allow a couple of extra tiles for practice or in case of any slight mishaps that may happen.
In this fact sheet we show you how to make a straight cut, cut a shape, cut small shapes, and to cut away small pieces of tile.
Tile & Grout a Kitchen Splashback
Tiling a kitchen splashback is a great place for any new do-it-youselfer to start. We take you step by step through how to lay and grout kitchen splashback tiles.