Some kind of bed liner is really a must. A truck bed carpet is just one of several options. Here's why...
Almost anything you haul will scratch the paint on your truck bed. That's a place for rust to start. Once that gets started, it's all downhill from there. Don't let that happen, protect your truck bed.
One way that works well is truck bed carpet. A truck bed carpet liner works especially well if you use your truck for hauling but still want it to look like new. Here's what a carpet truck bed liner can do for you.
The BedRug carpet liner is an example. It looks good and it's a snap to install and use. Besides that, you can order it online and even get free shipping! This is all over carpeted protection for your entire truck bed. As you can see from the pictures at the links, this is a really luxury look. It's tough too and easy to clean as well.
No more dings and scratches to your truck bed with a truck bed carpet.