Resilient, waterproof wood & tile looks

All About Vinyl

from Bowling's Carpet

Luxury vinyl tile (LVT) and luxury vinyl plank (LVP), also sometimes called resilient flooring, are perfect for active families with busy lifestyles who don’t want to sacrifice beauty in the design of their homes. At Bowling’s Carpet, we provide Cincinnati, OH, with a variety of vinyl options to match every taste.

Why choose vinyl?

Vinyl flooring | Bowling Carpet

Luxury vinyl tile and plank offer a host of benefits. These floors offer great style on a budget, beautifully mimicking the looks of natural hardwood, tile or stone. They’re also soft and comfortable for bare feet, year-round. Finally, vinyl offers durable, waterproof performance that resists scratches, scuffs, stains, and spills with easy cleaning!

Vinyl Styles

There are different vinyl looks and styles to choose from, what’s your texture? Hover over the images to the right to find out more. 

  • Wood look | Bowling Carpet

    Wood Look

    Pattern construction carpet is made with varying loop and cut heights for looks that range from bold and dramatic to simple and understated. This low-profile style handles traffic beautifully.

  • Tile | Bowling Carpet

    Tile Look

    Texture construction carpet has long, crimped yarns for a casual look that works for any room. With higher pile for a super-soft feel, it's no wonder that texture is our most popular style.

  • Stone look | Bowling Carpet

    Stone Look

    Loop construction carpet has dense, looped strands and a low profile for a clean, low-maintenance look. This style is durable, reliable, and ideal for high-traffic areas.

FAQs of Vinyl Flooring

Still looking for more info about vinyl flooring? Here are some of the vinyl questions we get asked most often by our customers here at Bowling’s Carpet.


The process of installing vinyl floors is actually very simple relative to other categories of flooring. Learn just what it takes and what to expect in our guide to luxury vinyl flooring installation.

Care & Maintenance

Vinyl flooring may look like real hardwood, but that doesn't mean you should clean it the same way! Learn how to properly care for your new vinyl floors by reviewing this guide compiled by our flooring experts.

Inspiration Gallery

Because luxury vinyl so faithfully recreates the look of natural hardwood and tile, you may have seen it in action and not even realized it! See just what vinyl can do in our gallery of vinyl styles.

Vinyl Brands We Carry

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Armstrong logo | Bowling Carpet
Metroflor logo | Bowling Carpet

Ridget Core Vinyl

Tough, Waterproof Flooring.