Catalogue of Staines inlaid linoleum
manufactured by Linoleum Manufacturing Co.; Green & Edwards Ltd. - Finchley, 1900 - 1920
The first two decades of the twentieth century saw a booming trade in all sorts of patterned linoleums. 'Lino' was popular as a floorcovering because it was hardwearing and easy to clean. The patterns were sophisticated copies of woven carpets, or imitations of parquet floors or tiles.