An inexpensive flooring material made from linseed oil, resins, recycled wood flour, cork dust, limestone and mineral pigments, on a canvas or jute backing.

Things you need to know

Linoleum is good for high traffic areas such as hallways, and wet areas, such as kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms, and mud rooms. Vinyl tile is sometimes mistakenly referred to as linoleum, but these are different materials.

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Cost Considerations

200 sq. ft. of linoleum cost between $500 and $700.

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