Back Butter Buddy

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Back Butter Buddy

The Ultimate Installation Tool for Large Tile and Stone

Easy "BACK-BUTTERING" of large Tile and Stone

Fits most standard 3.5 & 5 Gallon buckets

To assure a secure bond to substrates, tiles must be "back buttered" with setting material, especially 12" and larger sizes.
With its 360 degree spinning capability, The Back Butter Buddy™ makes the back buttering process simple and easy.

Why Back Butter Buddy

  • Designed for Tile and Stone 12" and up
  • Support up to 200 lbs.
  • Securely attaches to bucket top
  • Heavy duty construction
  • Eliminates fatigue and injury
  • Reduces breakage of tile and stone
  • Invented by contractor for contractor
  • Fits most standard 3.5 & 5 Gallon buckets

How to Use

1. Attach Back Butter Buddy to top of Bucket. Stack one or more tiles face down onto Back Butter Buddy. Apply thinset mortar

2. Simply rotate tile continuing to spread (Back Butter) the thinset mortar.

3 Continue rotating while Back Buttering tile until surface fully covered. Tile is ready to apply

Watch the Back Butter Buddy Video

Why you should Back Butter your tile - Video



  • Model: BBB013
  • UPC: 736211251466


Overall Rating:
5 out of 5 stars (based on 1 review)

  • By Don Van Tassel on Mar 15, 2014
    this worked better than I would have thought. I was easily able to quickly back butter 18" tile. A real timesaver. I also bought the wheels that go with the butter buddy and they too were well worth the money. I recommend both.

Back Butter Buddy