GY$B Rules & Regulations
This contest is open to residents of Canada who have reached the age of majority in the province or territory in which they reside. This contest is not open to the employees and representatives of Home Hardware Stores Limited (“HHSL”), their agents, Dealers, parent, affiliated or related companies, partners, or subsidiaries; as well as any person living in the same household as such persons, RESIDENTS OF QUEBEC or residents of any other jurisdiction where this contest is prohibited by law or requires registration or licensing.
By entering this contest, the winner is deemed to have authorized the use of their name(s) and/or photograph(s) and/or image(s) and/or voice(s) by the contest organizers, if the contest organizers so desire, for advertising, promotional purposes and/or for general news or entertainment purposes at no compensation to the winner. The contest starts at approximately 12:00:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 6th, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 pm (ET) on November 2nd, 2018 ("Contest Closing Date"). There will be a total of one (1) Grand Prize awarded.
HOW TO ENTER:
a. With Purchase: During the Contest Period, visit any participating Home Hardware, Home Building Centre or Home Hardware Building Centre Dealer (“Dealer”) across Canada (excluding Quebec) and purchase an installation through the Home Installs Program (“Install”). To be eligible, Agreement to Purchase (Home Installs Contract) must be completed and signed by the “Contest Closing Date and an initial non-refundable deposit (“Deposit”) of $500.00 CAD towards the Install must be received by the Dealer. One (1) entry will be entered per fully paid $500 CAD increment of the total purchase price that is paid at the signing of the contract. Change orders or additional payments will not be eligible for additional entries. Where the total project is less than $500 and is paid in full, one (1) entry will be entered.
Email a copy of the Home Installs Contract and deposit receipt to: firstname.lastname@example.org for electronic entry or Mail to Home Hardware Stores Limited, C/O Home Win Your Install Contest, 34 Henry Street West, St. Jacobs, ON, N0B 2N0 for paper copy. All email entries must be received by November 2nd, 2018 and all mail-in entries must be post marked no later than November 2nd, 2018 and received before the Draw Date.
b. Without Purchase: On a plain piece of paper, hand-print your full name, complete mailing address (including Postal Code), daytime telephone number (including area code), hand-write a 150 word or more original essay on “What my dream home remodel would be and why”, and mail to: Home Hardware Stores Limited, C/O Home Installs Win Your Installs contest, 34 Henry Street West, St. Jacobs, ON, N0B 2N0. Email, faxed, or other electronically submitted entries will not be accepted. One (1) ballot per essay. One (1) essay per entrant. All mail-in entries must be post marked no later than November 2nd, 2018 and received before the Draw Date.
PRIZE: Entrants are eligible to win one (1) Grand Prize (the "Grand Prize") consisting of reimbursement of the original total of the Home Installs Contract from a minimum of $500.00 CAD to a maximum of $20,000 CAD. Change orders will not be included as part of the prize. The Grand Prize must be accepted as described in these rules and cannot be transferred to another person, substituted for another prize or exchanged in whole or in part. No-purchase entries will receive the equivalent amount required to participate in the contest through making a purchase: $500 CAD
CONTEST DRAW DATE: The contest winner will be randomly selected by contest organizer on or shortly after November 21st, 2018 from among all eligible entries received on or before the Contest Closing Date. Odds of being selected as a prize winner will be dependent on the total number of eligible entries received during the contest period. Contest organizers will attempt to contact the selected entrant after the draw by telephone or email within seven (7) business days following the draw. To be declared the winner, contest winner must first answer, unassisted, a time-limited mathematical skill testing question. In the event that a selected entrant is disqualified from eligibility, does not correctly answer the mathematical skill testing question within the time limit or cannot be contacted by contest organizers within seven (7) business days following the draw, the contest organizers shall have the right to disqualify the selected entrant and redraw another entrant as an eligible prize winner and the contest organizers shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility of any nature and kind to any previously selected entrant in this regard. By entering this contest, the entrants automatically agree to accept and abide by these rules.
GENERAL REGULATIONS: Entries are subject to verification by the contest organizers. Entries that are illegible, mutilated, changed or altered in any way shall be deemed void and rejected. The judges' decisions shall be final and without appeal. All entries are the property of the Sponsor and none will be returned. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for lost, delayed, destroyed or misdirected entries. The Sponsor will not be responsible for late, lost, illegible, falsified, incomplete or destroyed entries and all such entries are void. Sponsor does not assume any responsibility for incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry Information, technical malfunctions, human or technical error, printing errors, lost, delayed or garbled data or transmissions, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or failures of any telephone or computer lines or networks, computer equipment software or any combination thereof.
If, for any reason, the draw is not capable of running as planned or if the administration, security, fairness, integrity or the proper conduct of the Contest is corrupted or adversely affected, including by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond their control, the Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the draw, including cancelling any method of entry, and selecting a winner from previously received eligible entries. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of the rules or otherwise in a disruptive manner. Any attempts to deliberately damage the Contest or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent of the law. Sponsor shall not be held responsible for any errors or negligence that may arise or occur in connection with the Contest.
The prize must be accepted in the form in which it is awarded, it may not be transferred or traded. By entering, entrants acknowledge that they have read these official rules and agree to abide by the official rules of the contest and decisions of Sponsor, which are final. The winner shall agree to waive all liability against Sponsor for any damage or prejudice arising out of or resulting from the awarding and use of the prize or this contest. The winner must sign a legal declaration and waiver of liability to this effect before claiming their prize. If a potential winner fails to sign and return the waiver form within 11 days of its receipt, Sponsor reserves the right to void that entry and select another eligible entrant .This contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations. No correspondence will be entered into except with entrants requesting rules by mail or requesting names of the Grand Prize winner (for which a self-addressed, postage paid envelope must be included).