Deadline for ‘Room for Improvement’ contest on Monday

Maureen Feighan
The Detroit News

Tick tock.

Time is running out to enter to win “Room for Improvement,” a contest by Homestyle and the Novi Home Improvement Show that will help one lucky reader transform a room at home that needs a new look. The deadline to enter is 5 p.m. Monday.

The winner – who will be announced Jan. 29 in Homestyle – will win a free two-hour consultation with an architect and interior designer from the Michigan chapter of the American Society for Interior Designers. He or she also will win free paint and supplies from Sherwin-Williams to paint one room.

And there’s a new twist: The winner also will receive a $300 gift card from retailer At Home, which has five locations in Michigan including one in Shelby Township and another in Dearborn.

Dozens of readers have already entered to win, asking for helping transforming living rooms, master bedrooms, guest rooms, even kitchens. One reader wrote a poem to the tune of “I will survive” with her entry.

To enter, email photos and an explanation of why you need help to Each entry will receive two free tickets to the Novi Home Improvement Show, Jan. 29-31, at the Suburban Collection Showplace.

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