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9 Brilliant & Cheap Ways to Stay Warm This Winter

Woman sitting by a fireplace with a cup of coffeeIt’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

Big Style on a Budget: 9 Cheap & Easy Home Improvement Projects

Father and son drilling planks to build shelves

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.

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Best Ideas for How to Keep Colors from Fading in the Laundry

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

Front Load Washers vs. Top Load Washers: Which One Should You Get?

Woman puling clothes out of front load washer or dryerDoing 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

4 Best Tech Gifts for Valentine’s Day

Couple in kitchen looking at cooking recipes on tablet

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