Q: Looking to lay travertine pavers on a pre-existing concrete pool deck. I don't have enough space under three nine foot glass sliders because of existing hurricane shutters, to lay the travertine pavers with the 1.25" standard thickness. The cost to raise the shutters is prohibitive. Travertine tile is an option, but there is the risk of cracking because of a pre-exiting hairline crack on the patio. Is there such a thing as thin travertine pavers?
A: 1/2 inch thick tumbled travertine tiles could be your best solution
in this case. They are suitable to be installed on a concrete surface and they are very durable. Take a look at them: