From Drab to Fab: Let Deck Tiles Change Your Life

Aren't quite sure you want to fully replace your patio yet? Living in an apartment and can’t change the flooring under your lease? 3rd Street Inn deck tiles might be the answer you’re looking for. Permanent or temporary, we have you covered. Is it time to change up your space with a fresh flooring option you may have never known existed?

You might be thinking what are deck tiles? Are they just for the deck? What the deck?! Well, we have all the answers surrounding these resilient, economical flooring tiles. Keep reading to see all the interesting, efficient ways to work with deck tiles.

Before we get into the different outcomes you can achieve with interlocking deck tiles, we’re going to cover all the background information you need to know before jumping in with 3rd Street Inn!

Firstly, 3rd Street Inn decking tiles are made out of 100% solid acacia hardwood. This makes for a beautiful, scratch resistant finish. These patio tiles are easily installed by a simple snap technique. We offer 5 different colors, each in two varying designs. You can even cut tiles in half to get 6 inch slabs very easily! The same goes for trimming the tile; grab a cordless jig saw and fire away to make sure the tiles fit exactly how you need it corner to corner. To add the cherry on top, there is no hardware needed to install these sturdy, wooden beauties.

There really isn't a space that 3rd Street Inn decking tiles cannot fit and HGTV ‘flip’. Let’s cover all the ways you can totally change the aesthetic and appeal of your home, apartment, business, or venue.

Inside & Outside

3rd Street Inn deck tiles can be used both indoors and outdoors. The versatility of our wood products means you can bring the same beautiful hardwood from the indoors to the outdoors, and vice-versa. Everyone loves a matchy - matchy design vibe. It's just that easy to make everything feel congruent and together in your desired space.

Showers to Saunas

Sick of seeing your moldy shower floors and dated 50’s tiled bathroom flooring? get rid of your stale bathroom feel, easily snap in some forest-fresh tiles and change the game; 3rd Street Inn acacia wooden tiles bring a natural vibe along with them. Deck tiles are perfect for any place that could get wet like showers, bathrooms, and saunas.

Get That Pool Deck Poppin' Again

Lucky enough to own a pool? Well, lucky you! But are you truly giving your surrounding pool deck the love and care it needs? Give your pool patio a face lift by simply installing 3rd Street Inn interlocking deck tiles. Don't worry about the wood eroding due to the constant splashes of water and dripping feet, our acacia tiles are good-to-go in the water sector. A pool or hot tub is most likely your entertainment area… so let it shine. Invite guests over, pull out the tiki bar, and have yourselves a pool party! Your guests will admire all your DIY hard work.

Patios, Porches & Decks

It might be time to retire the old, splintering wooden front porch. With that being said, you might not have time in your busy lifestyle to undergo renovations. We get it. Easily disguise the old rotting wood with new, scratch resistant deck tiles in the snap of your fingers. Simply lay the new tiling over the old wood and secure it in place. Spend less time and money while still getting the look you deserve. Decks and patios are meant to be a space for family bonding and relaxation. If you have lost that sense of togetherness on your abandoned porch, try 3rd Street Inn deck tiles. They will change the entire vibe and possibly change up your boring family routine of watching TV every night. Get outside and get to know each other!

FYI - Even if your patio flooring isn't necessarily rotting or going out-of-style, you can always use deck tiles as your first choice when building your deck. Plus, you will save your hard earned money by going for the more eco-friendly and DIY option.

Apartment? No Problem!

Apartment, condo, and townhouse people listen up! You can still change the flooring in your rental space… and it’s all temporary. So don't worry about being kicked out or handed a huge fine. Cover up your 30 year old carpet floor easily with… yes you guessed it… 3rd Street Inn deck tiles! You can easily remove the tiles whenever you need. There are always alternatives to make your living space a bit brighter and in-tune with your personal style.

You may not know this from taking your first glance, but these checkered wooden tiles are actually sitting on top of existing tile. So, for you folks stuck in a drab apartment shower situation... life isn't over yet! A simple, temporary fix.

Event Stress? Tune It Out and Try DIY

Picture this: You are hosting a bridal shower for your daughter. Your don't have a patio but you do have a grassy backyard. You would love the bring guests outside to enjoy the lovely Spring weather, but the grass just wont cut it. In short: you need to expand your venue space. Well, you can make your own patio in whichever fashion you want it. Add some cute chairs and lanterns and just like that you have an inviting outdoor space. Forget about the installation process taking up your sweet precious time. If you're hosting a party, business event, wedding, baby shower or anything regarding fun; food and drinks; and people? We promise, with 3rd Street Inn deck tiles, it's beyond easy to accommodate your space with a new look. Being a host can be stressful, but it really does not have to be.

Not only can you save money by implanting these floors yourself, but you also get to hold the DIY pride that you did it all by yo-self! Bring in the wooden, earthy vibes into your design style. Of course, everyone has their own personal touch, but we're positive you will find a color and style that suits your preferences! Ready to purchase today? Find us on Amazon or our website.

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- 3rd Street Inn Crew
Written by: Grayson Toal
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