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									                                                  Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. First Annual Home Makeover

This promotional offer is being extended exclusively to existing home owners residing within Lehigh Acres, Florida only. The home owner must be
21 years of age, or older and be a legal resident of the United States. Further, the subsequent winner of this promotional offer must be the registered
owner of the selected home and must reside in the home as his or her primary residence.

The winning entrants will be notified at their local address and/or telephone number as provided by the entrant on their official entry form as outlined
within this document. Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. shall be held harmless if a winning entrant provides inaccurate or illegible contact information, fails to
provide a valid local physical residential address per the U. S. Postal Service, and/or fails to provide a valid and functioning local telephone number.
A Post Office Box number does not qualify as an acceptable contact address or residence.

No purchase is required to enter this promotional offer. No purchase is necessary for winning.

Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of Lehigh Acres, FL who are 21 years of age or older as of March 16, 2007, except
employees and members of their households and immediate families (spouses, parents, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses) of
Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. as the Main Sponsor and any Co-sponsor, and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their
advertising and promotion agencies and all local sponsors are not eligible to enter or win a prize. Main Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a
background check on any potential prize winner and reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any person based on such background check
if Main Sponsor determines in its sole discretion that awarding the prize to such potential prize winner might reflect negatively on Main Sponsor or
any of the Participating Product Sponsors. By entering, all participants and/or entrants release the Sweepstakes Entities and their respective parent
companies, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective agents, advertising and promotion agencies, affiliated companies, sweepstakes partners
and prize suppliers, and all of their respective affiliated companies, employees, officers, directors and shareholders, from and against all claims and
damages 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. Any and all warranties and guarantees are subject to the respective manufacturer’s terms. This Sweepstakes is governed by U.S.
law and is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void in Puerto Rico, outside the U.S. and where prohibited by law. Entrants
must own their own home. Entrants must occupy the house to which the prize is awarded as their primary residence. Prize winners must show proof
of ownership and residency in the house in which the work is performed.

How to Enter: Beginning on March 16, 2007 until June 1, 2007 (the "Sweepstakes Period"), you may enter the Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. First Annual
Home Makeover sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") by completing the necessary application and essay. These may be obtained at the Joseph E.
Clouse, Inc. (Main Sponsors) booth at the Lehigh Acres Spring Festival during the operating hours of the Lehigh Acres Spring Festival, official entry
forms from newspapers, the Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. website ( and various other merchant locations. Contestants must
submit an application and a 200-250 word essay as to why they deserve the home makeover. These essays must be legible, preferably typed, and
written in English. All entries must be submitted by the end of the business day on June 1, 2007. Incorrect, illegible, and incomplete entries and
essays are void. These official rules are available for viewing at the Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. booth during the 2007 Lehigh Acres Spring Festival, at the
Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. website ( and at the corporate office. Winners will be announced July 4, 2007.

With the submission of an accepted application and essay the entrant thereby agrees to, and provides consent, to receive promotional e-mails, regular
mailing, and/or reminders for upcoming Joseph E. Clouse Inc. promotions and information about Joseph E. Clouse Inc., as well as any other
Participating Product Sponsors.

Joseph E. Clouse, Inc., their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, 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, theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; transactions that are processed late or incorrectly or
are incomplete or lost; printing or human or other errors; and any entries which are late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, mutilated, or any
combination thereof. Proof of in person submission is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. All entries become the sole property of Joseph E.
Clouse Inc. and will not be returned. However, Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. agrees not to share, distribute or exchange any information provided by any
entrant with any entity not directly related to and acting as a co-sponsor of this offer.



          Grand Prize: $25,000.00 Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. home makeover
          Second Prize: $ 3,000.00 Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. home makeover
          Third Prize: $ 2,000.00 Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. home makeover

Selection: All prize winners will be selected from among all eligible entries received during the entire Sweepstakes Period. The selection for all
listed prizes will be announced on July 4, 2007 during the Fourth of July celebration at Veterans Park, Lehigh Acres, FL. Winners need not be
present to win. The odds of any individual winning any prize is solely dependent upon the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes
Period as described above.

Winner Notification: Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. will make reasonable efforts to notify the drawn prize winners in person within five (5) working days of
the selection of the drawn winners. The information provided on the winning entry forms will dictate the location and/or telephone number where
the winning entrant shall be notified.

If a drawn prize winner can not be contacted within five (5) business days of the drawing, if any potential prize winner fails to return all fully-
executed requested forms by the specified date, or if any potential prize winner fails to comply with these Official Rules, his/her place as a prize
winner will be forfeited at the Main Sponsor’s sole discretion and an alternate prize winner shall be selected.

General Conditions: The decisions of the Main Sponsor with respect to the prize winners and other matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes shall be
final and binding. By entering into the Sweepstakes, each entrant consents to the use by Sweepstakes Entities and their designees of his/her name,
his/her pet’s name, photograph (including photographs of his/her pet(s) submitted to Joseph E. Clouse Inc., if applicable), likeness, biography, voice,
performance and/or video (including any footage complied when the potential winners of the Grand Prize are contacted) for advertising and
promotional purposes including "ambush style" on-air camera appearances to announce the prize winners on a date to be determined by Main
Sponsor as described above, in any and all media, including online announcements now or hereafter known, worldwide and without limitation and
without additional compensation, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law. In addition, participants in any of Joseph E. Clouse
Inc.’s on-air presentations will be required to sign any agreements and releases designed by Main Sponsor with respect to their services and
performances. Main Sponsor and its designees may exploit, edit, modify, and distribute any footage compiled during the period when Joseph E.
Clouse Inc.’s drawn prize winners are contacted, including, without limitation, the names and likenesses of any persons or locations embodied
therein, in any and all media now known or not currently known, throughout the world in perpetuity without additional compensation, permission or
notification to any prize winners, or any third party. Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. reserves the right to extend the contest date.

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 Main
Sponsor reserves the right at its 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 Joseph E. Clouse Inc. website. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any website or undermine
the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Joseph E. Clouse Inc.
reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. In the event of a dispute as to the
identity of any prize 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.

The Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. First Annual Home Makeover shall be conveyed to the winners without representations or warranties, express or implied,
other than those, if any, provided by any entity and/or business, from whom Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. has agreed to use and other than any applicable
manufacturers’ warranties. Permit fees, impact fees, deed recording charges and closing costs, as will all future real estate taxes and other expenses
related to the maintenance of the house, if applicable, shall be the sole responsibility of the winners,. Title insurance and homeowner’s hazard and
liability insurance shall be the sole responsibility of the prize winners. The Sweepstakes entities shall not be responsible for construction delays due
to conditions beyond our control.

General Prize Conditions: All costs, taxes, fees, and expenses associated with the acceptance and use of any element of a prize not specifically
addressed above are the sole responsibility of the respective winner. All federal, state, and local taxes on prize are the winner’s responsibility. All
winners will be issued a 1099 tax form for the ARV of the prize. The specifics of all aforementioned elements of any prizes in the Sweepstakes shall
be solely determined by the Main Sponsor. Some restrictions may apply. Prizes cannot be transferred, substituted or redeemed for cash. Main
Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize, or portions thereof, with a prize of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion, should
conditions necessitate the substitution. Sponsor reserves the right to determine what work is performed for the remodeling of any house for any prize

Winner’s List: Beginning on or about July 18, 2007 you may obtain the name of the prize winners by mailing a self-addressed, stamped envelope
to: Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. 904 Lee Blvd. Unit 107, Lehigh Acres, FL 33936. Requests received after July 31, 2007 will not be honored.

Main Sponsor: Joseph E. Clouse, Inc. 904 Lee Blvd.Unit 107, Lehigh Acres, FL. 33936.


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