Outdoor Oasis: Increase Curb Appeal With Travertine Tile

March 01, 2017


No matter how grand, well-maintained, or creatively landscaped your home may be, there’s still a chance it could be lacking that one vital element that creates spectacular curb appeal. For that, you’ll need to start from the bottom – the hardscaping of your driveways, walkways, entryways, courtyards and patios.

MSI’s travertine tile offers natural beauty and looks great with just about any style of home. 

With a variety of tile colors to choose from – multi-colored and dramatic, or low-variation and subtle – it’s a great way to ensure your home makes the right first impression! 

Tuscany Platinum 

Featured: Tuscany Platinum Travertine Pavers

Designing the perfect stairs leading to your home’s entry just got easier, thanks to Tuscany Platinum Travertine Pavers. These natural stone tiles offer subtle variation in shades of beige and cream, blending perfectly with other elements including other stones, bricks, and plant life.

Available in a variety of sizes ranging from 12” square to a large-format 18” x 36”, they also have the advantage of being non-slip even when wet, an important feature for stair steps. 

Paredon Crema 

paredon-crema-travertineGet this look with MSI's Paredon Crema Travertine Pavers (image source)

The earthy, old-world charm of Paredon Crema Travertine Pavers add more than just curb appeal – it adds timeless character as well. These pavers have variation in hues of beige, cocoa and pale gray. As shown here, they’re the perfect complement to a tropical Mediterranean landscape, but also would be equally at home in cool, wooded terrain surrounding a lakeshore cottage. 

Tuscany Porcini 

tuscany-porcini-travertineFeatured: Tuscany Porcini Tumbled Travertine Pavers

A shady entry paved with Tuscany Porcini Tumbled Travertine Pavers hint at a casual cottage style, particularly when accented with lush planter pots and well-tended garden beds. The pastel hues of cream and beige are accented with veins and flecks of dark brown and charcoal gray, and it’s available in a honed or tumbled finish. With a variety of sizes and shapes, you can create an eye-catching pattern. 

Tuscany Scabas 

tuscany-scabas-travertineCreate this look with MSI's Tuscany Scabas Tumbled Travertine Pavers (image source)

A wide expanse such as this elegant, Mediterranean-inspired entry requires a paver with dramatic coloration such as Tuscany Scabas Tumbled Travertine Pavers. The colors of this natural stone include gold, rusty orange, charcoal gray, cream, and shades of brown – every tile is unique. Thanks to the many different shades within this tumbled travertine tile, it’s easy to coordinate with the other colors in your home design.

Tuscany Riviera

tuscany-riviera-travertineRecreate this look with MSI's Tuscany Riviera Tumbled Travertine Pavers (image source)

The rich, warm golden hues of Tuscany Riviera Tumbled Travertine Pavers are displayed at their peak beauty in this Mediterranean style hardscape. With a large space such as this, especially with a low-variation paver, it’s wise to choose an eye-catching pattern such as the beloved Versailles layout. MSI offers kits to create this pattern, so you’ll have just the right amount of each size tile, ready to go.

In the sun or in the shade, in the city or the suburbs, you’ll enjoy the easy-care durability and versatility of MSI’s travertine pavers. There are many to choose from, but there’s one trait they all have in common – they will give a huge boost to your curb appeal thanks to their timeless natural beauty.