Our Favorite Waterproof Floors for 2024

by J. Collins | July 9, 2024

Our Top Picks for Waterproof Flooring

In 2024, waterproof flooring continues to be a top choice for homeowners seeking durability, style, and ease of maintenance. Whether you're renovating a kitchen, bathroom, or basement, waterproof floors offer unmatched protection against spills, stains, and moisture damage. At American Carpet Wholesalers, we've handpicked our favorite waterproof flooring options for the year. Here’s a closer look at the standout products and brands in the luxury vinyl flooring market that are making waves in the industry.

Waterproof Flooring - Luxury Vinyl


COREtec flooring is renowned for its innovative design and exceptional performance. These luxury vinyl planks offer 100% waterproof protection, making them perfect for any room in your home. COREtec floors are easy to install (DIY Friendly Flooring) with their patented click-lock system, and they come in a wide range of styles and finishes to match any décor. Plus, the built-in cork underlayment provides added comfort and sound insulation.

Key Features:

  • 100% waterproof
  • Easy click-lock installation
  • Built-in cork underlayment for added comfort and sound insulation
  • Wide range of styles and finishes

Suggested COREtec Products To View:

Southwind XRP Waterproof Floors

Southwind XRP Waterproof Floors bring the perfect blend of beauty and resilience. The XRP collection is designed to withstand the toughest conditions while maintaining its aesthetic appeal. These Southwind luxury vinyl floors feature a robust wear layer that protects against scratches, dents, and spills, making them an excellent choice for high-traffic areas and households with pets or children.

Key Features:

  • Extreme Resilient Plank technology
  • Scratch, dent, and spill-resistant
  • Ideal for high-traffic areas
  • Stylish designs and finishes

Suggested Southwind Products To View:

Luxury Vinyl - Southwind Authentic Plank

Pergo Extreme Luxury Vinyl

Pergo Extreme Luxury Vinyl sets the standard for durability and style. Known for their superior scratch resistance and waterproof properties, Pergo Extreme floors are built to last. With a variety of stunning designs that mimic natural wood and stone, you can achieve the look you desire without compromising on performance. Pergo’s advanced installation system also ensures a seamless and secure fit.

Key Features:

  • Superior scratch resistance
  • 100% waterproof
  • Realistic Hardwood Flooring Designs
  • Easy and secure installation

Suggested Pergo Products To View:

Shaw Floorte

Shaw Floorte and Shaw Floorte Pro luxury vinyl flooring combines the best of both worlds: stunning aesthetics and top-notch performance. These floors are designed to be waterproof, durable, and easy to maintain. Shaw Floorte’s diverse collection offers a range of styles, from traditional hardwood looks to modern designs, ensuring you find the perfect match for your home.

Key Features:

  • Waterproof and durable
  • Easy to maintain
  • Wide variety of styles
  • Suitable for any room in the home

Suggested Shaw Floorte and Shaw Floorte Pro Products To View:

Mohawk PureTech

Mohawk PureTech Select Avery Grove luxury vinyl flooring and Mohawk PureTech Plus Ellenwood and Mohawk PureTech Plus Native Ridge is engineered for modern living. With its waterproof construction and enhanced scratch resistance, PureTech floors are designed to handle the demands of busy households. The collection features an array of stylish options that replicate the beauty of natural wood and stone, providing a chic and practical flooring solution.

Key Features:

  • Waterproof and scratch-resistant
  • Stylish wood and stone designs
  • Durable and easy to clean
  • Perfect for high-traffic areas

Suggested Mohawk PureTech Products To View:

Mohawk PureTech Live Pure with PVC Flooring

Mohawk SolidTech

Available in four distinct collections Mohawk SolidTech Essentials, Mohawk SolidTech Select, SolidTech Plus, and SolidTech Premier takes waterproof flooring to the next level with its innovative construction and impressive durability. SolidTech offers a solution for every style and budget. These floors are designed to be waterproof, stain-resistant, and easy to maintain, making them ideal for any room in your home.

Key Features:

  • Available in four collections: Essentials, Select, Plus, and Premier
  • Waterproof and stain-resistant
  • Easy to maintain
  • Variety of styles and finishes

Suggested Mohawk SolidTech Products To View:

Waterproof Flooring - Luxury Vinyl


Karndean luxury vinyl flooring is celebrated for its high-quality design and durability. With a focus on replicating the natural beauty of hardwood and stone, Karndean floors offer a realistic and stylish alternative to traditional materials. Their waterproof construction and robust wear layer make them perfect for any room, including kitchens, bathrooms, and basements. Did you know Karndean collaborates with celebrity designer Ty Pennington?

Key Features:

  • Realistic wood and stone designs
  • Waterproof construction
  • Durable wear layer
  • Suitable for any room

Suggested Karndean Products To View:


FirmFit Flooring stands out for its exceptional stability and waterproof properties. These luxury vinyl planks are designed to resist water, scratches, and stains, making them a practical choice for busy households. FirmFit floors are easy to install and come in a variety of stylish options, ensuring you find the perfect fit for your home.

Key Features:

  • Exceptional stability and waterproof properties
  • Scratch and stain-resistant
  • Easy installation - DIY Friendly Flooring
  • Wide range of stylish options

Suggested FirmFit Products To View:

At American Carpet Wholesalers, we are committed to providing you with the best flooring solutions on the market. Our favorite waterproof floors for 2024 combine style, durability, and practicality to meet your needs. Explore our collection today and find the perfect flooring for your home. Contact us to learn how you can save on waterproof flooring and to get a quote for our lowest prices available!