Terms and Conditions

  1. The competition (the “Game of Homes”) is open to people aged 18 and over who enter by providing their email address on this dedicated site — the “Entrants.”  Only one entry per person. Entries on behalf of another person will not be accepted. Joint submissions are not allowed.  Entrants in the Game of Homes shall be deemed to have accepted to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. 
  1. The promoter is Step Ladder Solutions Limited (company no. 1005 2693), “StepLadder”, whose business office is at  41 Luke Street, London EC2A 4DP, and registered address 125 Wood Street, London EC2V 7AW.   StepLadder’s principal site is here.
  1. The starting date of the Game of Homes is 00:01 on 8th of July 2019.  The closing date of the Game of Homes is 23:59 on 9th August 2019. Entries received after this will not be considered. StepLadder accepts no responsibility for entries not received in StepLadder’s electronic register.
  1. Points are acquired when:
    1. People you have invited enter via your unique Entrant url (10 points each)
    2. Entrants follow our social media pages (5 points per platform)
      1. Facebook
      2. Instagram
      3. Twitter
      4. Youtube
      5. Linkedin
    3. Entrants sharing StepLadder social media posts (2 points per share)
  1. Entrants must have a minimum of 400 points to be eligible for the prizes.  Entrants must have a valid UK address, aged 18 or over and have the right to work in the UK. StepLadder reserves the right to disqualify Entrants if they fail to provide satisfactory proof.
  1. “Winners” will be determined by the top Entrants on the Leaderboard, as tracked by Kickoff Labs. Kickoff Labs will manage the Step Ladder Leaderboard – an electronic register for the Game of Homes. Kickoff Labs has provided assurance that is it GDPR compliant.
    1. The Leaderboard electronically tracks each Entrant. Entrants can monitor their progress and can be found here.
    2. The prizes are as follows to the “Winners”:
      1. 1st place will receive a £1,000 cash prize
      2. 2nd place will receive a £500 cash prize
      3. 3rd place will receive a £250 cash prize
    3. In the event of a tie we will enter playoff series. Tied Entrants only will receive an extra 48hours from the end of the Game of Homes to gain more points. Should a tie persist this procedure will continue until there is a clear winner for each prize.
  1. The winner will be notified by email and on StepLadder social media pages. StepLadder will notify the Winner and aims to coordinate when and how the prize can be delivered.
  1. Employees or  agents of StepLadder or their family members, or anyone else connected with the competition may take part in the Game of Homes, but are NOT eligible for the prizes.
  1. By submitting personal information Entrants agree to receive communications (including, but not limited to, email and post) from StepLadder containing offers and developments that we think may be of interest. Entrants will be given the opportunity to unsubscribe on every communication.
  1. There is no entry fee for the Game of Homes. To enter you must submit your name and a valid email address via the Game of Homes registration page. No purchase is necessary. Route to entry for the competition, and details of how to enter, can be found here.
  1. StepLadder is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any Entrant by any third party connected with this competition.
  2. Winners are required by law to declare prizes to HMRC in due course.
  1. Participants sharing via social media platforms must abide by the platform policies and community guidelines.
  1. StepLadder accepts no responsibility for any costs participants incur in relation to the Game of Homes (including, without limitation, paid promotion of their unique url).
  1. If a Winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 7 days of notification, StepLadder reserves the right to withdraw the prize from the Winner and pick a replacement Winner in accordance with the process described above (and that Winner will have to respond to notification of their win within 7 days or else they will also forfeit their prize).  If a Winner rejects their prize or the entry is invalid or in breach of these Terms and Conditions, the Winner’s prize will be forfeited and StepLadder shall be entitled to select another Winner in accordance with the process described in 6 above.
  1. The Winners may be expected to take part in promotional activity related to the Game of Homes and the Winners shall participate in such activity on StepLadder’s reasonable request.  Each Winner consents to the use by StepLadder, both before and after the closing date of the Game of Homes for a reasonable time, of their voice, image, photograph and name for publicity purposes in any medium including any websites hosted by StepLadder and in advertising, marketing or promotional material without additional compensation or prior notice and, in entering the Game of Homes.
  1. StepLadder shall use and take care of any personal information Entrants supply as part of the competition as described in its privacy policy, and in accordance with data protection legislation. By entering the Game of Homes, Entrants agree to the collection, retention, usage and distribution of certain personal information in order to process and contact about Game of Homes, prizes and promotion.
  1. StepLadder accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by Entrants as a result of entering the Game of Homes or accepting the prize. StepLadder further disclaims liability for any injury or damage to Entrants or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials in connection with the Game of Homes. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude the liability of StepLadder for death, personal injury, fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation as a result of its negligence.
  1. StepLadder reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, Game of Homes with or without prior notice due to reasons outside its control (including, without limitation, in the case of anticipated, suspected or actual fraud). Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by StepLadder. The decision of StepLadder in all matters under its control is final and binding and no further correspondence will be entered into.
  1. StepLadder shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations where the failure is caused by something outside its reasonable control. Such circumstances shall include, but not be limited to, weather conditions, fire, flood, hurricane, strike, industrial dispute, war, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, inevitable accidents, supervening legislation or any other circumstances amounting to force majeure.
  1. StepLadder’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  2. The Game of Homes will be governed by English law and entrants to the Prize Draw submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
  1. If you have any questions about how to enter or in connection with the Game of Homes, please email us at info@joinstepladder.com with “Game of Homes” in the subject line.