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Linoleum flooring installation in a home

If you’re looking for a floor that’s durable, easy to maintain, and extremely resilient – then linoleum flooring could be the perfect choice. Even better, linoleum flooring is an affordable flooring option, giving you great value for money. At Floors Depot, we see that linoleum continues to be a very popular product, both for new builds and renovations.


Linoleum flooring is popular for two main reasons: durability and moisture resistance. Linoleum is naturally resistant to moisture, making it appropriate for areas that need a little water-resistance. An advantage of linoleum over similar products like vinyl is its longevity – linoleum can easily last over three decades!


Linoleum flooring is also incredibly durable. The product is naturally resistant to scuffing, stains, and wear and tear, and is easily maintained in top condition with basic cleaning. It also makes for a quiet surface (perfect for high-traffic areas) and retains heat well.


Since opening our doors in 2005, Floors Depot has been proud to be the premier flooring services and products provider in the Greater Vancouver Area. Let our almost two decades’ of experience work for you so that you can focus on the next step of your renovation with peace of mind.


Linoleum flooring installation in a home

A classic flooring product, linoleum has been on the market for over one hundred years. Vinyl flooring was introduced to the market as a competitor or imitator of this original product. In contrast with vinyl, linoleum is made from blends of renewable, natural materials such as plant oils and wood flour, making it a more environmentally friendly choice. Some linoleum products come with more extensive environmental certifications to appeal to green-minded consumers.


When compared to vinyl flooring, linoleum is not waterproof, more of a water-resistant product. However, it still resists moisture much better than hardwood, making it suitable for many areas like kitchens. While linoleum is also somewhat more expensive, both to purchase and to install. A properly installed linoleum floor is easy to maintain and can last up to twice as long as a vinyl floor.


When it comes time to install your linoleum floor, Floors Depot is your ideal partner for a painless and pleasant installation that leaves you with a floor you’ll be completely satisfied with. After reviewing our extensive collection of samples in the comfort of your own home and making your selection, sit back and let us do the work.


Linoleum installation is comparable to vinyl sheet installation, but somewhat more difficult. Linoleum is measured and cut from sheets, before being glued down with an adhesive. However, linoleum is a tougher material and can be trickier to work with. Leave it to the pros!


After choosing your desired flooring product (having trouble deciding – talk with one of our experts!), our team will come to your property to provide a detailed quotation.


When the day of installation arrives, our team will arrive and carefully move any furniture out of the area where the new flooring is to be installed. Then we will remove the old flooring and install the new product. Finally, we’ll return your home to the same condition we found it in – just with a new floor! We’re happy to say we’re in and out in less than a day.


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To recap, here are the key advantages of linoleum flooring:

  • Extremely moisture resistant

  • Durable, resistant to wear

  • Easy to clean and maintain

  • Cost-effective

  • Softer underfoot and warmer to the touch

  • Incredible versatility in appearance


Contact us today to speak with the best vinyl flooring providers in Vancouver! We would be happy to help you select the best linoleum flooring for you.


We are proud of every job we do. No matter how big or how small, we always give our best work. We like to think of it as putting a smile on a sad floor’s face (and yours!).


The Best Team
In The Business

Our great reputation is built on our team of flooring professionals. Together they have lifetimes of experience in every part of the process and a deep knowledge of our products and services.

All-in-One Service

When you work with us, we handle every aspect of the flooring process. From our first consultation all the way through to the finishing touches of the installation, this lets us provide you with a smooth experience that we have mastered from start to finish.

Best Price

By performing the entire process in-house and building on our great relationships with our suppliers, we’re confident that we can always offer you the best prices in the industry.

Environmentally Friendly Materials

Whenever there’s an option, we choose the environmentally friendly one. We consider environmental stewardship to be part of our business model. Modern hardwood floors are sourced from renewable timber resources.

Guaranteed Quality

We only work with trustworthy companies and suppliers that have a reliable track record of delivering top-quality products. When you work with us, you’ll know exactly what you are getting.

Individual Approach

We treat each and every client as a new opportunity to show why we are the premier flooring specialist in the area. Reach out to us today to learn first hand why we are the best!


We required an emergency floor replacement due on very short notice. We called Alex at 4pm on Friday afternoon and he was there by 6. Within days our floor was replaced and we were able to move back in. Alex and his team did an outstanding job. Their customer service is excellent. Marjan and I highly recommend Floors Depot!

Kevin Day


Alex was a clear communicator. The job was done quickly and he was accommodating to our tight schedule. When some unforeseen challenges came up with the renovation (out of his control) he solved it and kept the project on schedule. Our floors look great, and the whole experience was stress free. I would highly recommend Alex to anyone!

Joey Mitchell


Great price and excellent service from the Floors Depot store! They did a beautiful job installing our new laminate floors and paying special attention to finishings and trims. Thank you for a job well done. I will definitely refer you to my family and friends.

Laurie H.



Serving Greater Vancouver/ Metro Vancouver Areas:

Vancouver, Burnaby, Surrey, Delta, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Maple Ridge, Langley, New Westminster, White Rock, Pitt Meadows, Township of Langley


What is the difference between vinyl and linoleum flooring?

Vinyl and linoleum flooring have a similar level of resilience and water resistance. However, vinyl is a synthetic product made from artificial materials, whereas linoleum is manufactured from natural materials. Marmoleum is a variant of linoleum manufactured to a higher standard.

Can I install vinyl flooring over my existing flooring surface?

One of our experts can answer this question during an in-home consultation. Generally, vinyl flooring can be installed over a smooth, seamless pre-existing surface. If the existing flooring surface is uneven, or is already a vinyl floor, we typically recommend removing it prior to installation.

How long does vinyl flooring last?

Vinyl flooring will last anywhere from 15-20 years, depending on the level of maintenance and wear. However, some varieties can last as long as 25 years.


Still have questions about vinyl, linoleum, or any other flooring product? We’d be more than happy to put our expertise to work for you. Contact us today and we’ll get started helping you find the perfect floor.

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