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Old 01-17-2011, 05:21 PM   #1
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Kitchen tile backsplash trim


Remodeling kitchen -does ceramic tile backsplash go under window trim or does it butt up to window trim? Tile first or trim first?

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Usually, I run the tile up to the bottom of the sill and skip the trim. If for some reason the trim stays, I go under the trim slightly(hard to nail thru tile).

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Old 01-18-2011, 09:33 AM   #3
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I usually use a two piece trim around the window. I install the main trim piece first( say a 2 1/2" colonial casing). Then I rabit a backband piece and install that. The tile slides into the rabit notch. This way the casing sits in front of the tile.
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