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How to remove backsplash tile and replace drywall ORC Week 2

How to remove backsplash tile and replace drywall ORC Week 2

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How to remove backsplash tile and replace drywall - ORC Week 2 | Tips and Tricks | Drywall, Tiles, Home Decor

One of the first things we needed to do was remove backsplash tile as we will be replacing the boring old travertine with some really pretty white subway ...

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Slowly chisel around your clean line and then work your way inward as you remove the old drywall. After that's all removed, enjoy a sip of that drink ...

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If I didn't score the back, the paper started to pull off and the drywall became harder to work with and weaker.

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Removing a row of existing tile where accent tile will go. we used an oscillating tool and pry bar to take the tile out; it didn't want to pop off the wall, ...

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I put joint compound in a drywall trowel and applied it with my drywall tape knife in a rainbow shape. After cleaning my knife, I went pack over what I just ...

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It's official! The #oneroomchallenge is on and here are the plans for our master

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DIY tile installation ...

When you remove your tile, you will more than likely be left with a layer of peeling brown paper. The key is to have a smooth, level surface, ...

How to remove backsplash tile and replace drywall - ORC Week 2 | Rufus & Henrietta | Longing for you, Drywall, Relax

I learned a lot from this video and followed it almost exactly, but I didn't use the Gardz product she mentioned since tile would be covering up the wall.

This is the part where my husband gently offered to finish the job. I wanted the tile down quickly, and that resulted in a massive hole in the wall that ...

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The tile may come off in sections or piece by piece. Pull the tile away from the wall while trying to avoid pulling the drywall with it.

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How to remove backsplash tile and replace drywall - ORC Week 2

Prepare for the job by having a large bucket for tiles, and have your tools ready and safety gear on. I'll repeat, it's a messy job!

But look at the new paint job! It is so bright white right now. I don't know why there are so many sheetrock cuts where the mirror was.

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I guess I'll keep layering more and more layers until it appears solid WHITE. I'll show a close-up and give you an update next week about how they turned ...

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Another issue I am experiencing is, after living with the “tidal” BLUE color on the bottom cabinets for a few weeks, I'm NOT in love with it.

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ORC week 2 demo

Here are a few snaps of our on-going progress. I've been posting some progress videos on my Instagram stories as well so hop on over to see a live tour.

Mudroom progress prime paint walls

Sooo, Week 4… we were warned by the One Room Challenge organizers that this is where things get hard. This week I've swung between panic that we won't get ...

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Ok, it was a big week here at the Plumb Mid Mod for our One Room Challenge and there are actual finished materials going in!

Deciding which way to lay Jeffery Court Dovetail White tile horizontal or vertical

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I shared a video of Week 1's DIY adventures on my Facebook page and we're off to a good start. The window and door trims have been removed and we've got ...

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I'm so happy with how it subtly opens up this narrow space and now looks counter-depth.

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OLD COUNTERTOP and OLD SINK removal.

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So after they finished up with the lights and the drywall, and I finished the next 100 resined tiles, I was able to install the cabinets and get them all ...

And I also mentioned that the ceiling lights would have to be moved because they're in the way of the tall cabinets on the side walls of the pantry…

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I don”t know what the cutouts and chips in the sheetrock were for where the the mirror previously hung. Hopefully these spaces can be buffed out.

But if you want to use your tile in a more interesting way, consider a different tile pattern. Lay tiles on a diagonal, stack them vertically, ...

I guess I'll keep layering more and more layers until it appears solid WHITE. I'll show a close-up and give you an update next week about how they turned ...

The next step is to lighten up the space with creamy white walls, all white trim and new white six-panel doors. My mother-in-law chose Swiss Coffee for the ...

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Drywall Fitting

I had four of my five ceiling lights moved and the ceiling drywall repaired, and I had one wall shimmed and redrywalled so that it would be square.

I guess I'll keep layering more and more layers until it appears solid WHITE. I'll show a close-up and give you an update next week about how they turned ...

(You can see the full reveal post here with more details.) We tiled the floor and shower, replaced the vanity, mirror, and lighting, resurfaced the tub, ...

After installing sheets of drywall, comes patching, priming and painting! I explore the DIY tips and tricks you'll need to prep and finish your walls.

2. Use A Colour Other Than White

Another issue I am experiencing is, after living with the “tidal” BLUE color on the bottom cabinets for a few weeks, I'm NOT in love with it.

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To remove the backsplash and sheetrock we used this sledge hammer and it worked great. Pretty easy to remove, just lots and lots of mess to clean up.

I'm going to keep my paint selections a secret until the reveal. They might surprise you (but hopefully in a very good way!)

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How to remove backsplash tile and replace drywall - ORC Week 2

vanity out and tile removal begun

This week I will start laying the wall tile on the sink side. I love a classic white subway tile but I'm also loving the 4×4 square tiles that I've been ...

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If you've been following me on Instagram Stories you may have seen Sconce-gate that happened today. We finally got all the soffit sconces up last night and ...

Although I have been thinking about this renovation for a really long time, until recently I didn't think about how many BIG decisions we were going to have ...

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When you are making over a room on a teeny budget, sometimes the tough stuff

I had four of my five ceiling lights moved and the ceiling drywall repaired, and I had one wall shimmed and redrywalled so that it would be square.

In this smaller galley kitchen, the square tile backsplash seems well proportioned to the space. It makes the ceilings seem taller and the contrasting grout ...

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OUR PROGRESS THIS PAST WEEK —

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... Wow! I feel so incredibly honored to be the guest host for #myinspireddiy this ...