The following instructions will help you when renting an item.
Fastest Way to Rent an Item
On the product, you would like to rent, you can quickly click on the Rent Now button and it will take you through the processing of setting options for your rental.
Review Item Details Before Renting
If you need more details about the item such as Who is the owner? How many are available? What model is the product? you will want to click on the image or title of the item to review more details about the product. Once you are on the item details page, you will have a rental bar available at the bottom of the page. This is the other method you can use to rent an item as a renter.
1. Select Rental Dates and Times
After clicking on the Rent Now Button, you will be asked to select a date and time for when you want your rental to start and end. The owner sets the type of duration they are offering the item. For more information on the different types of rentals durations, see the article on What are the Different Types of Rental Durations?
Select the desired pickup or delivery time and return time. Your desired times are selected based on whether the item is being offered hourly, daily, weekly, or monthly. Also, select the desired quantity you would like to rent and click the Next button.
2. Worry-Free Coverage
With some items or categories, Rent Items offers renters the option to take worry-free coverage or also known as damage waiver coverage. If available for the item you are renting, Indicate if you would like to include worry-free coverage for the product.
3. Rental Shopping Cart
Review the contents of your rental shopping cart and click the I agree to the terms and conditions of the Rental Agreement checkbox in order to continue checking out.
4. Contact, Delivery, and Billing Information
After reviewing your cart and clicking on the Check Out button, you will be taken to a form that collects your contact information, delivery address, and billing information. A delivery address is only necessary when you have selected for the item to be delivered and if the owner offers delivery for their item(s).
Important Note: If your delivery address is different from the address on your profile or if you do not have an address established yet on your profile, the price will be adjusted accordingly on this page
5. Payment Information
You will be asked for credit card payment information. All payment is processed through Stripe, a leading payment processing provider. Rent Items does not store your credit card information.
6. Rental Order Confirmation
After your payment is successfully processed, you will receive an order confirmation number, a unique fulfillment code to give to the owner upon starting your rental, and other important information and instructions.