What Is The Best Portable Pickleball Flooring?

By Lisa Hobbie Created: November, 2020 - Modified: August, 2022

Pickleball is an extracurricular sport that is rapidly growing in popularity. With courts popping up in residential and commercial settings, backyard areas, and other indoor and outdoor spaces, you may be wondering what it would take to build your own court. If this is something you’re considering, choosing pickleball flooring is likely at the top of your to do list. 

5 Portable Flooring Options for Pickleball

  1. Tennis Court Tile

  2. Flat Top Court Floor Tile

  3. Outdoor Court Tile

  4. Patio Outdoor Tile

  5. HomeCourt Sport Tile

Although pickleball can be played on concrete or asphalt court, choosing a material better suited for sport settings, like a basketball surface or other wood or faux wood gym floor will provide better results. 

Greatmats offers a number of flooring solutions that would be suitable pickleball flooring options, with surface tiles and material suitable for indoor and outdoor installation applications.

Outdoor Tennis Court Portable Flooring Tiles

Tennis court tile is a great pickleball flooring solution. This outdoor court tile has a grip top and perforated surface, allowing for traction and water drainage. The bright colors available in this product make it a fun and attractive option that looks and performs well with its superb durability. Designed specifically for tennis courts, pickleball players will appreciate the comfort and resilience of this product. 

It also boasts the low maintenance of a hard court floor, so it’s the best of both worlds. It is UV Stable, and the free floating snap together tiles can be screwed down for a secure exterior backyard pickleball court installation.

Interlocking Court Floor Tiles

Another raised pickleball flooring option is the flat top court tile. This raised base also allows airflow in damp environments, and the easy DIY snap together installation with tight fitting seams makes it a breeze to assemble, disassemble, and use for portable flooring, too. 

There are multiple color options for court and lane design, and it is 10,000 pounds per square foot static load tested. This flooring can be installed over low pile carpet, making it a great option for virtually any space. The attention to detail and quality control during the manufacturing process of this flooring ensures a long lasting value for one of the best portable floors for sale, anywhere. 

Outdoor Portable Court Flooring Tiles

Another strong pickleball flooring option is the outdoor court tile, which can be used for virtually any outdoor sporting activity. It’s made from a high-impact polypropylene copolymer that has special stabilizers which ensure the product will last under all weather conditions. 

It features super rugged construction with an innovative, flow-through design that allows excellent drainage. It’s easy to install with its interlocking system. Each tile has 8 tabs or loops that you simply line up with tabs on an adjacent tile and press them together. Weighing just .73 pounds each, they are easy to move into place.

Patio Outdoor Tile

If you're looking for a multipurpose outdoor flooring that can be used for anything from pickleball courts to deck or patio floors, the Patio Outdoor Tile is an excellent solution. This tile not only allows for quick draining and a non-slip surface, but it also provide nice rebound for a bouncing pickleball.

Patio Outdoor Tiles are made of a flexible PVC material, so it would be important to make sure that your subsurface is completely level if you plan to use this as pickleball court flooring. The flexible nature of the material will allow the tiles to conform to any bumps or dips in the surface it is installed over.

HomeCourt Sport Tile

If color is in important factor when choosing your portable outdoor pickleball flooring, you'll definitely want to take at look at the HomeCourt Sport Tiles. These tiles are available in an amazing 16 different color options so you can get just the look you desire.

They are also designed specifically for outdoor athletic use and provide cushion to for the player and a natural bounce for the ball.

Greatmats - For your pickleball flooring solutions! 
When shopping for a pickleball flooring kit, just figure out the dimensions of your space, your budget, and any other preferences you have, and allow Greatmats to go to work for you! From the best products, service, value, and warranties, you simply can’t go wrong with any of the flooring solutions when you purchase from Greatmats! From the options highlighted to numerous other options, there is truly a product for any space and place. 

For more on this topic please review our Portable Flooring product page.