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Instagram Accounts to Follow for Design Inspiration

Inspiration can be found all around us, and when your personal spaces need an update, Instagram is a great place to start. You can discover a whole new color palette, or learn new ways to incorporate textures and patterns.

To help you get started, here’s a list of Instagram accounts to follow for design inspiration. Take a look, and you might just find the motivation to get your own DIY project started.Read Story

Got Spring Flowers? Let Us See Them!

Sunday was the official first day of spring — our favorite of the seasons. We love the longer days, the warmer weather, and the abundance of colorful spring flowers.

Have you decorated your home or garden for spring? Got a garden that’s already in bloom? Send a photo to blog@rentacenter.com and your beautiful buds could be featured on our Facebook page or this blog.

Show Us Photos of Your Home Dressed for the Holidays

House with Christmas-decorations

The holidays are finally here. You’ve worked hard to deck your halls — and not just with boughs of holly. Maybe you’ve strung lights, hung wreaths, trimmed a tree, or made your own festive Christmas decorations.

How did you decorate for the holidays? Snap a picture of your most festive space (indoors or out) send it to blog@rentacenter.com. Your inspiring décor could be featured on our Facebook page or this blog.

 

How to Take the Best Christmas Photos

Children in the New Year with the camera interior

One of the more important — and sentimental — holiday traditions is the family Christmas photo. Whether you want to print and snail mail a card or simply send an e-greeting to ring in the season, you want to make sure everyone looks their best. With smartphones, it’s no longer necessary to go to a studio to get the perfect shot. Instead, follow these easy tips for pro results you will treasure forever.

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We Want Your Puppy Pictures

send us your puppy pics

In honor of National Dog Day, we’re collecting your puppy pictures. Send your funny dog photos—along with your name, your city, and your pet’s name — to blog@rentacenter.com, and we may just post them on Front & Center in the future. C’mon! We want to see who really owns that couch.

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the current gallery of reader-submitted photos.


We Want to See Your RAC Room

RAC room

Do you like to decorate with color? Or do you prefer the tranquility of a neutral space? Have you created the cutest kids’ room ever? Or maybe you’re particularly proud of the way your living room looks. Grab your smartphone and snap some pics. Then send them to blog@rentacenter.com and your home could be featured on our Facebook page or this blog.

5 Good Sites for Online Photo Storage

Cute Dog Photo

You’re no stranger to the selfie stick. And you’ve become something of a pro at capturing the perfect shots of family and friends. But it doesn’t take long before you’ve got hundreds of photos of the kids, the dog, and fun nights out hogging the memory on your phone. To get organized and share your snaps, you need to offload your images to an outside source. Here are five sites we like for online photo storage.

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