There are a wonderful range of outdoor floor tiles available which can help you to make the most of your home’s external spaces.
Choose from modern large tiles which create the feeling of open space to rustic stone tiles reminiscent of an English cottage or inject a touch of romance with an Italian or Moroccan inspired design. You can find out more about exterior style from our exterior tile trend guide.
Along with the look the key things to consider are frost resistant properties, antislip ratings, continuity from indoor to outdoor and colour
Below we’ve put together a few of our favourite exterior designs that you can create with our outdoor floor tiles:
1. Rustic charm with Agora Interlocking Tiles
Rustic, interlocking stone effect tiles are one of the most popular choices when it comes to tiling patio areas. They make beautiful flooring or can be used to decorate garden walls to create a charming country-style. Co-ordinate the grout colour to the colour of the tiles to maintain the integrity of the rustic finish.
2. Classic quarry tiles
Another timeless choice of outdoor floor tiles are the small quarry tile. Now available in a choice of shades, from classic red to attention-grabbing black. Low maintenance and stylish all-year-round, these tiles bring classic charm to any outdoor space.
3. Decorative decking with Maryland Wood Effect Tiles
The ideal low-maintenance alternative to real wood decking, wood effect tiles are gaining popularity as an outdoor tiling option. There are many wood effect tiles around at the moment and we strongly recommend using a porcelain, slip resistant version for your patio or swimming poor tiles and enjoy the longevity and splendour of the material.
4. Large & Modern Shades of Grey
Large format porcelain tiles and slate effect tiles, particularly in shades of grey, have gained popularity in recent years as an outdoor floor tiles choice for modern style homes. With an anti-slip finish, ranges like the Architonic light grey tiles are perfect for creating a seamless look by incorporating the same design indoors and across a patio or conservatory.
5. Trevi – Italian inspired designs with beautiful decorative tiles
Combine a beautiful mosaic floor tile with a matching decorative tile and the result is this stunning Trevi range. These Italian-inspired tiles can be used in hallways or conservatories, and thanks to its hardwearing qualities you can also use them for the outdoor patio.
If you’re concerned about slipping, choose an R12 or R13 rated anti slip tile. The large format Delas range not only looks modern and stylish but wth an R13 rating it is ideal for swimming pool areas.