Homeowners have many choices when selecting a backsplash material for their kitchen. One choice that is becoming more popular because of its many benefits is tin. Read the frequently asked questions below to learn more information about this product and how Tin Backsplash Installation in New Haven CT professionals can help to transform a kitchen.
What are the benefits of a tin backsplash in the kitchen?
After Tin Backsplash Installation New Haven CT area professionals place the material on the wall, homeowners marvel at the classic appearance of the tiles. In addition to the aesthetic value of a tin backsplash, homeowners also enjoy that it’s maintenance free and easy to clean. Food that sticks to the backsplash while cooking is easily removed with soap and water. The tin won’t stain either, so it will always look pristine, especially after it’s wiped down. The abundance of heat and moisture in the kitchen won’t damage this material, and it’s even resistant to fire. This benefit makes these tiles a very safe choice for the kitchen.
Can homeowners paint their tin backsplash to match their kitchen decor?
Tin backsplash tiles have a powder-coated finish that’s added to the surface during the manufacturing process. This coating helps to protect the tin from heat, chemicals, solvents and other abrasives. For this reason, it’s not recommended to paint these tiles, but homeowners do have the option of purchasing tiles that are unfinished. These tiles can be painted any color and followed with a clear coat of polyurethane to protect the surface.
Is it possible for homeowners to install their own tin backsplash or should it be done by a professional?
Some homeowners who have experience in remodeling can definitely install their own backsplash. For those who’ve never done this before, it’s usually best to contact Tin Backsplash Installation New Haven CT area professionals to perform the work. With their knowledge of backsplash installation and working with tin tiles, they’ll be able to perform the job quickly and perfectly.
Homeowners who like the look and the functionality of a tin backsplash can contact the professionals at Abingdon Construction. Browse our website to look at the various tin finishes and patterns that are available.