Everybody wants to be a winner. When the prize is a home makeover, $25,000 worth of designer furniture or a $1.5 million dream house, well, how fast can you sign up?
Check out these 10 home makeover contests, click your way in to enter, and start daydreaming about your big win.
One important note: The deadline to enter is coming right up for a few of these sweepstakes. So don’t dawdle.
And good luck!
Win A Home Makeover From Ellen
Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is putting the “generous” in her name by offering to make over her viewers’ homes.
If your house needs a renovation, but you can't afford it, tell Ellen. What needs to be redone? How would it change your life to spiff up the place?
Tell your story and why you deserve a home makeover on her website. But don’t ramble. You get 1,500 characters. The contest is ongoing.
HGTV Dream Home Giveaway 2016
This one’s a doozy.
HGTV is giving away its HGTV Dream Home 2016, a waterfront paradise dressed with furnishings from Ethan Allen and located in the vacation destination of Merritt Island, Florida.
And there’s more. The prize includes a 2016 GMC Acadia Denali and $250,000 provided by national mortgage lender Quicken Loans.
The grand-prize package is valued at over $1.5 million.
You can enter daily once at HGTV.com and once at DIYNetwork.com, for your chance to win until the contest ends at 5 p.m. Eastern time on Feb. 18, 2016. Open to legal residents of the U.S., age 21 or older.
Good Housekeeping $25,000 Room Makeover
Enter for the chance to win $25,000 to make over your home from Good Housekeeping magazine.
The deadline to enter is January 31, 2016. The winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries on or about March 1, 2016.
The contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia ages 13 years or older at the time of entry.
Win $4,500 Worth Of Rockwell Tools
Your next home renovation project will be easier with a new set of Rockwell tools.
The grand prize winner gets two sets — one for yourself, and one to give away. The tools include a portable work station, several saws, drills, wrenches and more.
The contest is for U.S. residents 18 and older.
Hurry on this one: enter by Jan. 31, 2016.
Elle Decor Designer Furniture Contest
Elle Decor magazine is giving away $100,000 for designer furniture.
Act quickly on this one: The deadline to enter is Jan. 31, 2016. It’s open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia ages 13 years or older at the time of entry.
The winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries on or about March 1, 2016.
Win $10,000 To Pay Off Your Home Repair Bills
Have you racked up some bills with all those home renovation projects?
Better Homes and Gardens is giving away $10,000 to pay them off.
The deadline to enter is March 15, 2016. You must be at least 21 and a legal resident of the U.S. or the District of Columbia.
The sweepstakes is offered by Meredith Corporation, publisher of Better Homes and Gardens.
AllRecipes $5,000 Kitchen Appliance Giveaway
Did all that holiday baking take a toll on your kitchen appliances?
Enter to win $5,000 worth of kitchen appliances from AllRecipes.
The sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States who are at least 21 at the time of entry.
Deadline is March 1, 2016. You can enter once a day.
Win Appliances, $25,000 And A Kitchen Makeover
Love Pinterest? Create a Pinterest board inspired by the all new LG Black Stainless Steel appliances and enter for your chance to win big.
Two winners will get a suite of LG Black Stainless Steel Series appliances, $25,000 and a consultation with pro designers Emily Henderson or David Bromstad to completely make over their kitchens.
Enter once now through 5 p.m. Eastern time January 29, 2016. The contest is open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States and D.C., age 21 or older.
Do You Have The Most Desperate Kitchen In America?
HGTV is looking for some truly embarrassing kitchens to transform.
If you think yours fits the bill, create a 90-second video to prove it. Tell HGTV in 90 seconds why they should pick your desperate kitchen for a massive makeover.
The video should show your kitchen space, how you use it and what the worst problems are. It should also feature you — the homeowner — and your personality.
For more details and how to submit your video, click here.
HGTV Magazine Outdoor Makeover Sweepstakes
Enter this sweepstakes to win $25,000 toward an outdoor makeover from HGTV Magazine.
The entry form allows you to enter by subscribing to HGTV magazine, or there’s an option to enter without subscribing.
Hurry on this one: the deadline is Jan. 31, 2016. You must be 13 years or older and a legal resident of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico to enter.
When You Win, Rent A Bin
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Our residential friendly dumpster rentals make disposing of all your old stuff easy. Carry those bulky, heavy items directly into your dumpster bin through the convenient rear doors, instead of hoisting them up over the sides.
Then, bring on the new stuff you won!
Hey, even if you don’t win a contest, keep our number handy. You know you should tackle that basement full of junk.
When it’s time, contact a franchise operator near you.