The floor of your patio can be one of the most influential elements in the design for creating the atmosphere, design, and style. From simple gravel floors to elaborate paving patterns like the clover leaf pattern floor in this picture, the possibilities and types of patio floors are endless.
While patio floors are often overlooked or not even considered a factor in the design, they create a lot more atmosphere and decor than you might think. Play around with different elements in your design flooring ideas and you'll see how it can change the atmosphere in the design in a big way. This also goes for courtyard designs as well.