Cutting Glass Backsplash
Set the tile stop to the correct width put the cutting blade down and score the tile with one smooth motion.
Cutting glass backsplash. You can purchase glass tiles at most home improvement stores. You can cut glass tiles to size using a manually operated rubi cutter. Installing a tile backsplash yourself is a great way to save money while getting the exact look you want. If you need help on any glass related project contact master zhou 617 447 9032.
Kitchen backsplashes are often the most decorative portion of the kitchen s design. This makes cutting glass tiles a slightly different task than cutting. How to cut tile backsplash. You may need to practice on several tiles to perfect the smooth motion that minimizes unwanted mistakes.
Today i am sharing how to cut glass tile and what tools i used to install our blue kitchen backsplash glass tile in my opinion is gorgeous and provides a shimmery reflective look to any kitchen. I used a blue hawk 14 in tile cutter from lowes about 20. Glass tiles are frequently used as backsplash in kitchens as well as in bathrooms. How to cut glass wall tile.
Use a diamond blade to accurately cut glass sheets and glass mosaic. However glass tile is very versatile and can be used in many other ways. We show you how to cut a glass tile using a wet saw. I had the same question as installing mosaic glass tile as a backsplash.
Perfect finishing no chipping best way to cut glass tile. You have to measure and cut. Glass is a fragile brittle product that splinters easily when force is applied in the wrong way. Glass tile is especially beneficial in a small and narrow kitchen simply because it acts as a mirror when light hits it.
They can be covered in any tile material including ceramic. I was also relieved to find as the original poster did that a 14 tile cutter did the job. Measure the space carefully beforehand and purchase the tiles accordingly. How to cut tiles and install a tile backsplash.
Pull down the handle to snap the tile into two pieces. There is more to installing backsplashes than just arranging tiles however.