Rent It Today Blog : Offbeat Rental News

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‘Big Pink’ House Used by Bob Dylan Now Available for Rent

Are you a Bob Dylan fan? Here’s some news that will make you swoon. According to a story at, the famous “big pink” house where Dyan and The Band recorded the “Basement Tapes” in 1967, is now listed as a vacation rental at VRBO. Located in Saugerties, New York, the house is owned by […]

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Rent It Today Accepting Pay-Pal

Rent It Today Now Accepting Payments Through PayPal

    Rent It Today is pleased to announce rental providers can now utilize Paypal to remit for our services. The partnership between Rent It Today and PayPal is evolving in a business world that requires instant, secured transactions in the form of wireless payments. “It’s one of the most notable and trust worthy payment processing […]

Go Back to The Future In a Delorean Time Machine Rental

Back to the Future Children of the 80s and 90s remember when 2015 felt so far away in time that any of the predictions in Back to the Future Pt. II seemed plausible. Well, it’s finally 2015 and surprisingly, many of the futuristic predictions in the film have come to fruition. We don’t travel in […]

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Top 6 Things to Consider Before Finishing a Basement

A finished basement can be the perfect place to entertain guests, enjoy a game on the big screen, or house your adult children until they move out on their own. Before investing in a remodel, however, there are a few things you should probably know about your basement first. Below, we’ve summarized a helpful list […]

Philadelphia Among Top 10 Healthy U.S. Vacation Destinations

Well, this is interesting. Philadelphia, the birthplace of the gut-busting cheesesteak sandwich, has just been named one of the top 10 healthiest vacation spots in the U.S., according to a study by consumer advocacy site NerdWallet Health. The study, which ranked the 50 largest cities in the county based on variables such as walkability, weather, […]

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Fall is the Perfect Time to Play Golf in Oregon

Tired of playing the courses in Florida, South Carolina and along the East Coast? Looking to venture out this fall and drag your buddies to beautiful golf courses set against beautiful backdrops? Then hop on a plane my friends and head for Oregon. Home to some of the country’s most amazing courses, Oregon offers great […]

The EMP Attack – A Doomsday Scenario Waiting to Happen?

A Fragile Order On September 14, 2008, Ohio experienced a hurricane-like windstorm that yielded wind speeds of up to 78 mph and left over 1 million households and businesses without power–for weeks in some cases. Duke Energy claimed it was the largest power outage in the companies history. As a resident of the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky […]

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Rent a Bike to Pass a Little (or a lot) of Time at the Airport

There are many great things about flying. But spending time in an airport isn’t one of them. From delays at TSA checkpoints to layovers and cancellations to mechanical and weather issues, there’s a good chance you’ll be stuck in an airport longer than you’ll be stuck on a domestic flight. Sure, a magazine or book […]

You Can Rent a Vintage Jukebox in Los Angeles

Time Machines to Simpler Times When you can’t physically move back in time you must look for the next best alternative–bring the past to you. That’s exactly what Jukeboxes for Rent is able to do for residents in southern California. A division of Jukeboxes Unlimited, Jukeboxes for Rent offers a catalog of authentic Wurlitzer, Seeburg, […]

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Wreak Havoc with These Jurassic World Lego Play Sets

The Park is Finally Open Over two decades after the release of the 90s Spielberg classic, Jurassic Park, the fourth installment in the beloved franchise is set to release June 15, 2015. Jurassic World directed by Colin Trevorrow and starring Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard is sure to move some product this summer and […]