View the HGTV Dream Home 2013 During a Public Tour

If the television tour of the HGTV Dream Home 2013 was not enough fans can see the house up close and personal during a public tour starting in February.

The HGTV Dream Home 2013 Giveaway started on December 28, 2012 with a television tour that aired on January 1, 2013. If the television tour was not enough to satisfy the curiosity of dedicated fans, they can enjoy a public tour of the Kiawah Island vacation home. The tours take place in South Carolina in February and will benefit the Communities in Schools of the Charleston Area, Inc.

A Personal Tour of the HGTV Dream Home 2013

Everyone is entering to win the HGTV Dream Home 2013 Giveaway for their chance to own a beautiful house on Kiawah Island in South Carolina. The amazing prize package also includes $500,000 and a brand new 2013 GMC Acadia Denali. The HGTV Dream Home 2013 Giveaway started on December 28, 2012, just three days after Christmas. On New Year's Day, Monica Pedersen offered viewers a television tour of the gracious home located on a coastal marshland area.

Not just a dream home, the house is also a green home that is LEED certified. The HGTV Dream Home 2013 is located in a sustainable neighborhood and boasts three bedrooms with all types of amenities. The house is fully furnished with custom artwork that is sure to appeal to the most discerning homeowner. If the television tour was just a tease, viewers can go for a personal tour of the HGTV Dream Home 2013.

Public tours of the green vacation home located on Kiawah Island start in mid-February. The cost of the tickets are $20 per person and the proceeds will benefit Communities in Schools of the Charleston Area, Inc. The HGTV Dream Home 2013 is just 15 minutes away from historic Charleston. The not-for-profit organization offers a nationally acclaimed dropout prevention program to inspire and empower students to complete school and go for their goals.

The tour dates start on Thursday, February 14, 2013, which is a perfect way to spend Valentine's Day. The tour continues through Monday, February 18 then resumes on Friday, February 22 through Sunday, February 24. On Friday, March 1 the HGTV Dream Home 2013 tour begins again then continues through Sunday, March 3. The final opportunity for fans to view the home is from Friday, March 8 through Sunday, March 10. The tour times on Monday through Saturday are 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with the last tour starting at 4:00 p.m. The tour times on Sundays are noon through 5:00 p.m. with the final tour beginning at 4:00 p.m. Find out more about HGTV Dream Home 2013 tours and order tickets at hgtvdreamhometours.org.

Guidelines for a Personal Tour of the HGTV Dream Home 2013

Now many fans will have the golden opportunity to personally visit the HGTV Dream Home 2013, even if they aren't the winners of the giveaway. Only one lucky winner will get the chance to reside in this low country Zen home with a mixture of traditional and contemporary designs. There is even a fabulous plunge pool with a deck.

To see the HGTV Dream Home 2013, visitors need to follow a few simple guidelines. High heels are not allowed in the house and people must were soft-soled shoes. The shoes must be covered by booties provided by the Communities in Schools group. Visitors cannot smoke or bring beverages or food into the house. Visitors are requested not to touch the items in the home or sit on any furniture. Tourists cannot bring strollers into the house and there are no public restrooms inside or outside the HGTV Dream Home 2013. Visitors are required to respect the surrounding homeowners and nature during the visit.

It is an excellent opportunity to take photos of the HGTV Dream Home 2013, since visitors are allowed to bring a camera. Tourists can also find out more about the design and location of the house. The volunteers are trained and visitors are welcomed to ask questions.

Get In It and Win It

Fans can enter to win the HGTV Dream Home 2013 Giveaway twice daily, once at HGTV.com and again at FrontDoor.com. The prize package is valued at over $2 million and the contest ends on February 15, 2013. Fans can also vote for the HGTV Dream Home 2013 housewarming gifts and enter each day to win the gift collection through January 31, 2013. One lucky winner is going to be a millionaire at the end of this contest.

The winner of the HGTV Dream Home 2013 Giveaway will be announced on February 18, 2013 in the Dreams Happen blog. The formal announcement on television will be made on the “HGTV Dream Home 2013 Giveaway Winner” show aired in the middle of March. Even if you don't win, you can visit the beautiful HGTV Dream Home 2013 and take a personal tour of the premises. It is sure to be a memorable experience.

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