Do it yourself decorative tile is easy and clean to install with
the peel and stick simplicity of MusselBound Adhesive Tile Mat. Design
a DIY tile crafts project and discover how easy it is
to apply with MusselBound.
Add beautiful do-it-yourself tile to your kitchen backsplash and bathroom backsplashes, install new tile directly to your old shower wall and Formica countertop, or dream up your own exciting tile project. Its as easy as Peel, Set, Grout.
Visit pinterest.com/MusselBound for exciting do it yourself tile home improvement and crafts tiling ideas. The MusselBound YouTube Channel also offers lots of easy to follow DIY tile installation videos to help simplify your next tiling project.
(tile project timeframe: 1 to 2 hours)
(tile project budget: as little as $100 - $200, depending on cost of tile separately selected and the size of your surround)
A fireplace can be both a stylish element in well-designed room and the family's favorite gathering place. The warmth of your home's fireplace can be made more comfortable with a beautiful tiled surround. This fun and easy DIY project will bring the color, texture and pattern of new tile to your old fireplace and restate its focus as a meeting and conversation area.
It's easy to add a textured focal point to your living room or a colorful accent to your family space with MusselBound and decorative tile. Tile over existing tile, wood and laminate or apply MusselBound to new underlayment. Complete the entire project in as little as an hour or work leisurely at your own pace. Visit the Tile Design Center at your neighborhood Lowe's today and become inspired.
Required Material: (all material available at Lowe's Home Improvement Centers or online at Wayfair.com)
decorative tile with or without mesh backing (amount determined by area size)
1 roll of MusselBound Adhesive Tile Mat (15 sq ft)
pre-mixed or powder grout (grout color should complement tile)
tools: (all tools available at Lowe's Home Improvement Centers)
putty knife or grout float
grout float or hardback book
scissors or utility knife
If you have recently used your fireplace, be certain the surround is cool to the touch before applying MusselBound. Clean all soot from the area of the surround to be tiled. Remove fireplace closure hardware if required to access surround facing. Do not apply MusselBound inside your fireplace. Comprehensive and easy-to-follow application instructions for MusselBound and your new tile can be found on the MusselBound Adhesive Tile Mat label, at musselbound.com, and on the MusselBound Adhesive Tile Mat YouTube Channel.
DESIGN INSPIRATION: www.pinterest.com/MusselBound/fireplace-surround-ideas/
We look forward to seeing photos of your DIY fireplace surround. Please send your fireplace pictures and a review of MusselBound Adhesive Tile Mat to musselbound.com, Facebook, pinterest.com/MusselBound, Wayfair.com or lowes.com.
Coverage per Mat roll: 15 SQ. FT. (1.39m²) (12 inches x 15 feet)
Coverage per Seam Tape roll: 30 SQ. FT. of Adhesive Tile Mat (2 Mat packages)
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