To mark the return of Dermot Bannon to our screens Rationel Windows have teamed up with RTÉ's Dermot Bannon's Incredible Homes to offer one lucky viewer the chance to win an amazing holiday for 2 to New York!

Rationel Windows and Doors have been one of the leading window manufacturers in Ireland for 30 years!  See for their range of products.

So to mark that, you and a friend will fly return from Dublin to New York thanks to Rationel and stay 4-nights in a 4-star hotel in the heart of Manhattan, close to all the major tourist attractions! 

There is so much to see and do - check out Times Square, walk around Central Park or catch a show on Broadway. Plus, so you can really make the most of your trip to the USA, there's also a fantastic USD$3,000 spending money too! 

For your chance to win the holiday and the USD$3,000 answer this week's question: 

Which of these is an architectural term for a connected row of houses?




If you know the answer...

text WIN followed by your answer and name to 57117 (ROI only)

Each text entry costs €2.00 (incl VAT)

Please note, the person named in the entry must be aged 18 years or older as at date of entry.

Competition lines are now open and will close at midday on Monday, 4th March 2019. Please do not enter after this time as you will be charged for your entry, but your entry will not be included. The winner will be revealed here on 04/03/2019.

Participation/entry denotes acceptance of all associated terms and conditions as listed below.


Service Provider: Phonovation. Tel: 0818 217 100.

This competition is open to Republic of Ireland residents only.

Each text entry must contain no more than 160 characters including spaces, otherwise you may be charged an additional cost for every subsequent message. The use of emoji/smiley faces may also incur an additional charge and may vary with operators.

Please do not enter outside of the advertised competition open and close times and date(s) as you will be charged, but your entry will not be included in the draw. Competition may be closed if watching on catch-up services, please check dates and times.

Winner’s guest must also be aged 18 years or older as at outward travel date. Promoter reserves the right to request proof of age, verifiable by birth cert or passport only. At least one guest travelling must be over 21 years at outward travel date.

Promoter reserves the right to request proof of age, verifiable by birth cert or passport only, and proof of residency, verifiable by recent utility bill (issued within 6 months of win).

The prize is non-transferable and there is no cash alternative to non-cash prize elements (either in part or whole).

Winner and guest must be available to travel on the dates specified by the Promoter, otherwise the prize will be deemed to have been forfeited. No alternative dates, prizes or trips will be offered. Travel valid up to 04/09/19, no extension permitted. If the holiday is not completed by 04/09/19 the holiday and all holiday prize elements will be deemed to have been forfeited. All elements are subject to advanced booking and availability, no changes will be permitted once tickets are booked and issued. Holiday must be booked through agent specified by the Promoter.

Holiday prize for 1 winner includes return economy-class flights for 2 from Dublin to New York, USA (airline, airport(s), route as specified by the Promoter), 4-nights in a 4-star hotel (based on 2 sharing, standard room, B&B only, Promoter reserves the right to substitute alternative hotel of equal star rating for any reason whatsoever) and USD$3,000 spending money.

USD$3,000 spending money will be paid to winner by euro cheque by Rationel Windows (issued to the winner, with exchange rate set during processing, allow 28 working days for delivery).

Travel insurance and transfers to/from Dublin Airport and abroad are not included.

Holiday prize cannot be split, is valid for one travel period only, any holiday prize elements not availed of within the agreed travel dates will be deemed to have been forfeited.

Winner and guest must hold valid passport for travel on this date and are solely responsible for any special visa requirements and medical vaccinations/other recommended medical requirements.

Winner must hold valid travel insurance for the holiday duration and the Promoter may require winner and guest to show evidence of valid travel insurance prior to travel.

Winner and guest are solely responsible for completing all documentation (electronic or other) required in advance of travel/entry and are solely responsible for paying any associated fees.

Winner and guest are solely responsible for any duty which must be paid on goods purchased abroad upon their return to Ireland.

Any costs incurred additional to the prize package elements listed (e.g. telephone charges, meals, room service, excursions etc.) will be at the winner’s own expense.

Any requested and permitted upgrades or changes to the stated holiday prize will be at the winner's own expense.

Failure to attend for any reason whatsoever on the travel dates agreed and booked does not entitle the winner to an alternative holiday and the prize will be deemed to have been forfeited.

The Promoter reserves the right to substitute prize of equal value if a prize element becomes unavailable for any reason whatsoever.

Employees of RTÉ, Phonovation, Rationel Windows and their associated promotional partners, companies or suppliers and their immediate family members are not eligible to enter/win.

RTÉ's decision in relation to selection of winner is final and no correspondence will be entered into

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