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There are plenty of flooring options for a typical porch partially exposed to the elements, including wood, composite flooring and decking, brick, stone, concrete and ceramic tile. The right floor for your porch depends on the type of foundation you have, the location of your porch and the look you want to achieve.
There are many other options for outdoor flooring ideas for your patio including brick and stone. Brick is a popular material used for patio flooring and it provides a very classic look to your outdoor area.
Lavish a porch with sturdy, weatherproof chairs, colorful pillows sewn from outdoor fabric, a breezy ceiling fan, and nubby rugs underfoot to give it all the amenities of the living room -- and with fresh air to boot.
We talked to design experts Jeff Wilson, a home improvement expert who has hosted several shows for HGTV and DIY Network, and Morgan Grimball, ASLA, a landscape architect in Columbia, SC, for the dirt on five outdoor flooring materials.