DIY - DO IT YOURSELF NETWORK
DIY's "ULTIMATE KITCHEN AND BATH GIVEAWAY" - 2012
OFFICIAL RULES - NO PURCHASE OR ONLINE ENTRY NECESSARY
TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
How to Enter: Beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on November 12, 2012 until 5:00 p.m. ET on December 10, 2012, you may enter the DIY "Ultimate Kitchen & Bath Giveaway" sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") in either of the following ways: (i) online by visiting the Do It Yourself Network ("DIY") Web site (www.DIYnetwork.com) (the "DIY Website") and completing the online entry form (limit one (1) online entry per valid email address, per eligible person, per day); or (ii) hand printing your name, complete address and daytime phone number either on a postcard or on a separate piece of paper no larger than 8½ x 11 inches, and mailing the postcard or paper to: "DIY's Ultimate Kitchen and Bath Giveaway," P.O. Box 52896, Knoxville, TN 37950. Entrants using U.S. mail may enter as often as they wish. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by December 10, 2012, and received by December 17, 2012. Limit one (1) entry per envelope. Mechanically reproduced entries or labels will not be accepted. Incorrect, illegible, and incomplete entries are void. A purchase will not increase chance of winning.
Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the U.S. and its territories, possessions and commonwealths who are 18 years of age or older, except employees and members of their households and immediate families (spouses, parents, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses) of Scripps Networks, LLC d/b/a DIY Network ("Main Sponsor"), Dr Pepper/Seven Up, Inc., and other participating sponsors and their respective parent companies, divisions, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their advertising and promotion agencies and all local sponsors (collectively with Main Sponsor, the "Sweepstakes Entities").
Limitations of Liability: The Sweepstakes Entities and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, and any and all Internet servers and access provider(s) are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information; human error; technical malfunctions; failures, omission, interruption, deletion, or defect of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, server providers, or software, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes; inability to access the DIY Website; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; transactions that are processed late or incorrectly or are incomplete or lost due to computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; printing or human or other errors; and any entries which are late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, mutilated, illegible or postage due, or any combination thereof. Proof of mailing, in person submission, or online submission is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. All entries become the property of Main Sponsor and will not be returned. By entering, all participants and/or entrants also agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, their respective representatives and agents, advertising and promotion agencies, sweepstakes partners and prize suppliers, and all of their respective affiliated companies, employees, officers, directors and shareholders, from and against all claims and damages or liability arising in connection with each entrant's participation and/or entry in the Sweepstakes and/or their receipt or use of any prize awarded in this Sweepstakes or due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity or participation in this Sweepstakes. Any and all warranties and guarantees are subject to the respective manufacturer's terms. Except where prohibited by law, the winner's entry and acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for the Sweepstakes Entities to use said winner's names, photographs, likenesses, statements, biographical information, voices, and city and state addresses on a worldwide basis, and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without further compensation. This Sweepstakes is governed by U.S. law and is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void outside the U.S. and where prohibited by law.
How Winners will be Determined: One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries on or about January 7, 2013 by Ritway, Inc., an independent judging organization ("Sweepstakes Administrator"), and will be contacted either in person or by overnight courier and phone within seven (7) days of the drawing. The name of the prospective Grand Prize Winner may be posted on the DIY Website at Main Sponsor's election. Main Sponsor's decisions with respect to Grand Prize Winner and other matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes shall be final. The prospective winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability and publicity (where permitted), and return same, properly executed, within ten (10) days of issuance of prize notification. If Main Sponsor is unable to contact the prospective winner, if the prospective winner fails to complete and return all requested forms by the specified date or if the prospective winner fails to comply with any of the requirements, his/her prize will be forfeited and an alternate prospective winner shall be selected. By entering into the Sweepstakes, all entrants consent to the use of their name, photograph, likeness, biography, voice and/or video for advertising and promotional purposes, including online announcements, worldwide and without limitation and without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.
Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If, in the Main Sponsor's opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if computer virus, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the judges reserve the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and void any entries submitted fraudulently, to modify or suspend the Sweepstakes, or to terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prizes using all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the termination date. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted on the DIY Website. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of any winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY'S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
Prizes: Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000.00) (awarded in the form of a check) to be used towards materials and tools in order to remodel Grand Prize Winner's kitchen and bath as a do-it-yourself project. Total value of Grand Prize: $100,000.00. Total value of all prizes in the Sweepstakes: $100,000.00.
The Grand Prize Winner is advised to obtain the services of and/or consult with a qualified and licensed architect and/or contractor to implement the Grand Prize Winner's makeover. The Sweepstakes Entities will not be responsible for any architectural design, construction, or other related services required to accomplish the kitchen and bathroom makeover and will not be a party to any contracts relating to such services. All other expenses not specifically identified as included in the Grand Prize are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner.
All costs, taxes, fees, and expenses associated with any element of any prize not specifically addressed above are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. All federal, state and local taxes on prizes are the Grand Prize Winner's responsibility. Grand Prize Winner will be issued a 1099 tax form for the value of the prize. The specifics of all aforementioned elements of the prize in the Sweepstakes shall be solely determined by Main Sponsor. Some restrictions may apply. The Grand Prize cannot be transferred or substituted except at Main Sponsor's sole discretion. Main Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize, or portions thereof, with a prize of equal or greater value. The Grand Prize will be awarded.
Winner's List/Rules Requests: Beginning on or about January 14, 2013 you may obtain the name of the Grand Prize Winner, either by going to the DIY Website or mailing a legal sized stamped self-addressed envelope ("SASE") to: "DIY's Ultimate Kitchen and Bath Giveaway" – Winner's List, P.O. Box 51622, Knoxville, TN 37950. Requests received after February 18, 2013 will not be honored. For a copy of these official rules, send a SASE prior to the end date of the Sweepstakes to "DIY's Ultimate Kitchen and Bath Giveaway - Rules Request," P.O. Box 51622, Knoxville, TN 37950. Vermont residents may omit return postage on rules requests.
Main Sponsor: Scripps Networks, LLC d/b/a DIY - Do it Yourself Network, 9721 Sherrill Boulevard, Knoxville, Tennessee 37932.
Sweepstakes Administrator: Ritway, Inc., 1463 E. Weisgarber, Knoxville, TN 37909.