Outlet Cover Installation Fasade Backsplash Installation Fasade Trim Installation Step 1 Using a utility or Exacto® knife, cut a rectangle around outlet cover leaving an extra 1/2” around the cover. Step 2 Peel off backing and lay laminate face down on your work surface. Step 3 Place the outlet cover face down in the center of the laminate. Step 4 Cut away small squares at each corner to allow fold. Step 5 Fold edges over cover. Tip: When wrapping the outlet cover foil around the backside of the wall plate, additional tape may be used around the edges to hold the foil in place. Step 6 Cut away switch hole and screw holes with a utility knife or hobby knife. Step 7 Your matching outlet cover is now ready to be installed.