It’s going to be a “teeth-chattering” cold winter with plenty of snow, according to The Farmer’s Almanac – even in the Southeast! If you think your only option for staying warm in winter is to crank the thermostat on your heating system, think again. We’re here to share the most creative ways to stay warm in the winter without feeling the heat on your electricity bill.Read Story
You might have a small budget, but that doesn’t mean your home can’t have big style. With the right tool kit, an internet connection, and a little elbow grease, you can tackle all sorts of easy DIY home improvement projects in just a few days! Our cordless tools kit is the perfect combo to start building up your toolbox. Find it at your nearest Rent-A-Center, then try your hand at one of these projects to make your home more fun, functional, and stylish.
Whether you plan on spending the day catching up on yard work or throwing a DIY 4th of July party of historic proportions, Independence Day is an excellent time to unwind with a family-friendly flick or two—and we’ve got you covered with a list of amazing patriotic movies! Some heartwarming film time with loved ones is the perfect way to end one of the best days of the year.Read Story
Have you ever heard of a “bed in a box?” Maybe you’ve seen one (or several) roll through your social media feed. They have the sleep world singing sweet lullabies—and for good reason! A bed in a box couldn’t be more convenient to buy, set up, and enjoy. Learn how a bed in a box works, and check out the dreamy benefits for yourself.Read Story
You and the kids just had the best movie night ever—buttery popcorn, chocolate chip cookies, and soft drinks included! Woohoo! The only thing is, now your couch looks like it lost a food fight. Whether you need to clean off fresh chocolate stains or dried popcorn butter, this six-step guide will teach you how to clean a sofa or couch on the cheap.Read Story
Has anyone ever mentioned how good you look in royal blue? No need to act overly modest—we all have colors that suit us best. For example, at Rent-A-Center we happen to look our best in blue, yellow, and crimson! And we know that wearing faded clothes stinks, no matter how fresh they smell. So, we’re publishing our go-to guide for how to wash colored clothes, along with tips for making laundry day easier.Read Story
Doing laundry with growing kids in your home can feel like shoveling snow in the middle of a blizzard. You never seem to get anywhere! But with the right washer and dryer, you may be able to change that. Is a front load washer right for your family, or would a top load washer be a better fit? Check out the differences between a front load washer vs. top load washer so you can make laundry day a breeze!Read Story
They’re the first to download a new app, and you’ll find them at the very front of the line when a new smartphone is released. Their hobbies include talking about computers, trying out new electronics, and reading about the latest gadgets.
Did we just describe your Valentine? If your better half is the ultimate tech-lover, go beyond roses and chocolates this Valentine’s Day, and check out the hottest 2019 gifts for techies!Read Story
It happens to so many of us. One second you’re holding your laptop, and the next second it slips from your grip. Thunk! Considering that nearly three-fourths of American adults own a laptop or desktop computer, it’s likely that you’ve faced (or will face) the horror of a dropped laptop eventually.Read Story
Does your New Year’s gaming resolution call for less paragliding and fewer creepers? If so, 2019 is going to be a very good year for you! The best upcoming PS4 games offer more brain-rattling, seat-of-your-pants gaming than ever before. Here’s a look at four of them—including some fun PS4 games for kids.