Have kids at home? Use your parental clout. It’s a good idea to keep an eye on what your kids are viewing. You don’t want to become a helicopter parent, though. Instead, just use the satellite provider’s parental control system to block programs and channels with offensive content. You can also block programs with certain ratings, as well as set a spending limit for programs on the pay per view selections.
For the organized lifestyle. DirectTV allows those of us who are expert organizers to arrange a playlist of programs. You can delete and sort through the programs all you want, while the rest of us will just take our chance on random luck. If getting organized is on your to-do list, here’s one way you can get started.