Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile

How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.

How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.Here is an easy way to update your kitchen with step by step instructions on how to paint over dated backsplash tile.  Having a 1950’s home comes with a lot of character and we’ve slowly fixed it up over the past few years.

Keeping the cost down and finishing projects in a timely manner, has been very important to us.  Cutting out the old tile and putting in new, comes with a few snags.  It can crack the surrounding tiles, resulting in more work, more time and money.

Here’s how to paint over dated backsplash tile without breaking the bank.

Tools you’ll need for this project:

How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.Step by Step Instructions:

  1. Clean the area of all possible oil spatters or food.
  2. Vigorously sand the tile you’d like to paint as hard as you can.
  3. Wear Gloves and clean the sanded surface with Savongran TSP All Purpose Heavy Duty Cleaner twice*. Clean with a wet rag.  Then wipe down area using rubbing alcohol on a rag to prevent leaving any water behind.
  4. Tape off tile with painters tape to prevent paint going on the grout. Drape with a towel or Painters Plastic, under the backslash in case paint drips.
  5. Use Insl-x tile bonding primer, paint 1-2 coats, making sure to use a small, very soft bristle brush.  Let Dry!
  6. Paint 2 coats of Behr Stain Blocking Paint. Let Dry!
  7. Slowly and carefully, remove the tape.

*Make sure to follow the directions on the box.

Here are the Step by Step instructions, with photos included, for additional help.

How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.

Step by Step Instructions:

  1. Clean the area of all possible oil spatters or food.How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.
  2. Vigorously sand the tile you’d like to paint as hard as you can.
  3. Wear Gloves and clean the sanded surface with Savongran TSP All Purpose Heavy Duty Cleaner twice**. Clean with a wet rag.  Then wipe down area using rubbing alcohol on a rag to prevent leaving any water behind.    **Make sure to follow the directions on the box. How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.
  4. Tape off tile with painters tape to prevent paint going on the grout. Drape with a towel or Painters Plastic, under the backslash in case paint drips.How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.
  5. Use Insl-x tile bonding primer, paint 1-2 coats, making sure to use a small, very soft bristle brush.  Let Dry!How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.
  6. Paint 2 coats of Behr Stain Blocking Paint. Let Dry! How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.
  7. Slowly and carefully, remove the tape.How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.

This is an easy way to give your kitchen a makeover and help brighten up the room.How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.  This is a quick and easy way to update your kitchen.

How to Paint Over Dated Backsplash Tile with Step by Step Helpful Tips.

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