The design of HGTV Smart Home 2013 is inspired by shingle-style vacation homes constructed in Atlantic, Neptune and Jacksonville Beach communities during the early 1900s. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.

A combined-use great room boasts 12-foot ceilings and opens out to 1,000 square feet of patios, decks and water features. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.

HGTV's Smart Home boasts the latest in home technology along with eco-friendly features and energy-efficient design. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.

The area rug's bold graphic print, in a dark espresso color, grounds the dining room space and lends a contemporary aesthetic that counters the room's formal furnishings. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.

With its own private deck through telescoping glass doors, the master bedroom offers a luxurious retreat. Hickory floors and an ashwood bed ground the space and make light-colored fabrics pop. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.

Time is Running Out to Enter HGTV Smart Home℠ 2013 Giveaway

May 31 deadline looms for chance to win the custom-built, eco-friendly home in Jacksonville Beach, Fla.

May 31 is the deadline to enter the first HGTV Smart Home Giveaway, and viewers still have time to be selected for a grand prize package that includes the fully furnished home, a 2013 GMC® Terrain® Denali® and $100,000, courtesy of Quicken Loans. The grand prize package is valued at more than $900,000.

During the giveaway period, which ends on May 31, 2013 at 5 p.m. E.T., viewers can enter twice online per day: once at HGTV.com and once at HGTVRemodels.com. HGTV Facebook and Twitter fans can elect to receive ongoing updates and new details. Odds of winning the sweepstakes depend on the number of entries. Official rules can be found at hgtv.com/smarthome.

Nestled in the beach community of Paradise Key South Beach in Jacksonville Beach, Fla., the home boasts the latest developments in home technology and green living. Viewers can check out all the unique home details through a virtual tour at hgtv.com/smarthome.

Designed by architect Mike Stauffer, AIA, and constructed by Glenn Layton Homes, the HGTV Smart Home 2013 measures approximately 2,400 square feet and features more than 1,000 square feet of covered porches, decks and pool. Smart home technology connects many of the home’s appliances and devices, and allows occupants to monitor energy use and control home systems such as security, interior climate, lighting and other electronics. The HGTV Smart Home 2013 is built to meet the Consumer Electronics Association’s TechHome Rating specifications for technology infrastructure.

“The features and functionality of this home are like nothing we’ve ever offered in HGTV home giveaways, and set the standard for creative spaces and ways that consumers can use emerging technology to improve their homes,” said Jack Thomasson, HGTV house planner.

The pedestrian and bicycle-friendly Paradise Key South Beach neighborhood lies just five blocks from the Atlantic Ocean and a quick 20-minute drive from downtown Jacksonville, one of Florida’s most vibrant communities. Footpaths and wooden walking bridges dot the development, which embraces Florida-friendly landscaping and an indigenous plant palette to reduce lawn maintenance.

“This community's thoughtful design vision and refreshing coastal architecture make Paradise Key a remarkable place to live and a wonderful setting to showcase the first HGTV Smart Home,” said developer Lon Walton. “We have an outstanding beach community, and we are very excited about this first location for the HGTV Smart Home.”

The fully furnished HGTV Smart Home 2013 features products provided by national advertising partners including GMC, Bassett Furniture, Moen, Shaw Floors, ADT Security Service, Bush Brothers & Company, Quicken Loans, Garnier, The Sherwin-Williams Company, Tempur-Pedic Management, LLC., Trex Company, Inc., and Char-Broil.

About HGTV

America’s leading home and lifestyle brand, HGTV features a top-rated cable network that is distributed to almost 99 million U.S. households and the HGTV website, HGTV.com, the nation’s leading online home-and-garden destination that attracts an average of four million unique visitors per month. The brand also includes the HGTV HOME consumer products line which showcases exclusive collections of paint, flooring, soft goods and other home-oriented products, as well as HGTV Magazine, a new home and lifestyle publication published in partnership with Hearst Magazines.

About Paradise Key South Beach

Discover Paradise Key South Beach, an enchanting coastal neighborhood with 62 home sites in desirable South Jacksonville Beach, Fla. Paradise Key South Beach offers distinctive coastal architecture in an extraordinary location – just a few blocks from the Atlantic Ocean with convenient access to major highways, shopping, dining and recreation. Paradise Key South Beach is pedestrian and bicycle friendly with footpaths and wooden walking bridges throughout the community. Paradise Key South Beach, smart living along the coast! Visit us on-line at www.paradisekeysouthbeach.com

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Lee Hall, 865-560-3853
lhall@scrippsnetworks.com

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  • With its own private deck through telescoping glass doors, the master bedroom offers a luxurious retreat. Hickory floors and an ashwood bed ground the space and make light-colored fabrics pop. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.

  • The area rug's bold graphic print, in a dark espresso color, grounds the dining room space and lends a contemporary aesthetic that counters the room's formal furnishings. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.

  • HGTV's Smart Home boasts the latest in home technology along with eco-friendly features and energy-efficient design. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.

  • A combined-use great room boasts 12-foot ceilings and opens out to 1,000 square feet of patios, decks and water features. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.

  • The design of HGTV Smart Home 2013 is inspired by shingle-style vacation homes constructed in Atlantic, Neptune and Jacksonville Beach communities during the early 1900s. HGTV, HGTV Smart Home, and HGTV Smart Home Giveaway are trademarks of Scripps Networks, LLC. Used with permission; all rights reserved. Photo(c) 2013 Scripps Networks, LLC.