How to Drill a Hole In a Tile and Add Bathroom Accessories

To attach something and to drill in a ceramic tiled wall can present some problems and must be accomplished carefully. So if you’re planning on putting something in your bathroom these few simple tips will help you all those little jobs done with very little mess and a whole lot less fuss.

Every homeowner should learn how to drill a hole in a tile.


Sooner or later you’ll have to do this project. Rather than be scared you’ll be confident you can do this like a pro (just make sure to watch our video!!).



We’ll share the tool we use, which isn’t expensive, and also how to add bathroom accessories in 20 minutes or less.

Let’s dive in.

Here are the supplies you need to drill a hole in a tile and add bathroom accessories:

  • Drill (Free or $49-$199)
  • Screwdriver (Free or $5)
  • Driver Bit for Drill ($22)
  • Mini Diamond Hole Saw ($19)
  • Laser Level (optional)
  • Torpedo Level ($10)
  • Pencil (Free)

We’d like to thank American Standard for working with us on this tutorial.

The bathroom accessories are part of a video series with did showing how to remodel a small bathroom.

Our prior videos share how to install a bathtub, how to add a shower valve, and how to install a toilet.

If you’re remodeling a bathroom those tutorials are a HUGE help.

Watch our video to see the step-by-step instructions for drilling bathroom tiles and adding bathroom accessories…

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