Kitchen backsplashes – Changing the look of your kitchen is possible simply by changing the backsplash. If your existing tile backsplash outdated, dirty, damaged or out of style, you can remove the tile and prep your surface for a new treatment for backsplash. To remove a kitchen backsplash, to spend time in a week to work on this project from start to finish. It’s not a project that you want to leave and come back, if you can help, because loose shards of tile will break down, act as a potential hazard to small children and pets.
To remove a kitchen backsplashes, clear to save your worksheets and wrap towels around your faucet fixtures and other items for flying shards of tile, which could potentially scratch them. Wear a pair of eye glasses while you work, just in case lands a flying shard of tile near your eyes. Choose a tile in the middle of your back splash.
Hit the middle of the tile with the head of a hammer. Use a flathead screwdriver to pry the broken pieces of tile from the wall. Shimmy a heavy putty knife under a tile adjacent to the broken tile, Jimmy that tile from the wall. If you encounter resistance when attempting to slide the putty knife under the tile, tap it lightly with your hammer until it reaches the depth of the tiles that you prefer. Continue removing your tile backsplash with the putty knife until you remove all of the tiles kitchen backsplashes.