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This Father’s Day, American Standard is honoring our Porcelain Throne Savers, Duct Tape Masters, Mr. Fix-It’s, Tool Savant’s, Car Connoisseur’s, Ultimate Uncloggers, At-Home Plumbers and Helpful Handyman’s … well you may know them better as Dad. We are giving you the opportunity to win an American Standard VorMax Toilet in our Father’s Day Giveaway on our Instagram, Twitter or Facebook pages.

Win the Heritage VorMax Right Height Elongated Toilet for the great Dad in your life!

How do I enter?

To enter, simply visit American Standard on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook and share your favorite picture with your Dad or of your Dad as a post reply including the hashtag #NotYourStandardDad. Beginning on Monday, June 15th to Monday, June 22nd. Entries are limited to one per day.

The random winner will be announced on or around June 25th. U.S. and Canada residents only. Read the official rules below.

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This holiday season American Standard is spreading the holiday cheer to all of our fans! The holidays are a time for us to show appreciation to the ones that we love and create long-lasting memories. To show our appreciation to fans like you, we are giving you the opportunity to win American Standard kitchen and bath products in our 5 Days of Holiday Giveaway on our Facebook Page.

Win prizes like the Xavier Pull-Down Kitchen Faucet with SelectFlo Technology:

How do I enter?
To enter, simply visit American Standard on Facebook and answer the daily questions as a post reply beginning on Monday, December 8th to Friday, December 12th. Entries are limited to one per question.

Giveaway winners will be announced via Facebook on Monday, December 15th. U.S. and Canada residents only. Read the official rules after the jump!

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If you’re a poet and didn’t know it, this contest’s for you!

As a personal fan of toilet humor and the arts, Professor Toilet was beyond thrilled to learn of National Bad Poetry Day (August 18th); an annually celebrated holiday that celebrates terrifically terrible verses and the not-so-gifted poets behind them. This year, we want to recognize all of you closet bards by presenting you with a challenge with a fabulous prize to the best (bad) poem. All you need to do to enter is submit one Haiku or poem about the prize of your choice (see below for options). Here’s an example Haiku with a dash of toilet humor:

Mother Nature Calls
American Standard Answers
Champion in my stall

Think you have what it takes to create some terrible verses and make Professor Toilet and his team laugh? Here’s How to Enter:

To enter to win either (1) Champion PRO Right Height Elongated Toilet in White OR (1) Quentin Widespread Faucet and (1) FloWise Traditional Showerhead in Polished Chrome, leave a comment on this post with your original poem (Haiku, Acrostic, etc.) about the prize of your choice. Limit 5 entries per person.

Professor Toilet and his team will choose their favorite entry on Monday August 19th, 2013 as the winner,  so hurry and enter before August 18, 11:59PM ET.  No purchase necessary to enter or win. Must be U.S. resident (50 states or D.C.),  21 or older, to participate.  Good Luck!

Update: Congratulations to Jackie S. who submitted the following poem:

Champion Pro I love you so,
you flush like no toilet I know,
You flush a phone, a toy a ball,
you keep on flushing through it all.

When someone buys a pro like you,
They help the needy people too.

You stand so tall,
and very proud,
you are a toilet to keep around.

Professor Toilet and his team loved reading through your hilarious and creative entries. Thank you to all who entered and stay tuned for more toilet news and tips on the Professor Toilet blog!

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Remember that bag of potpourri you got for your Mom that one Mother’s Day? Or what about that colossal “my-size” teddy bear?  This year, get your Mom something she’ll actually use…

This Mother’s Day, Professor Toilet and his team are celebrating all the wonderful Moms with a giveaway starting now and leading up to No Dirty Dishes Day on May 18th! All you have to do is tell us, in the comments section below, what your Mom’s time is better spent doing instead of washing dishes (i.e. golfing, painting, scuba diving?).

On May 20th, we will choose our favorite comment to win a Quince 1-Handle Pull-Down Spray Kitchen Faucet. This casually styled kitchen faucet makes clean-up a breeze with its two spray functions, memory position handle to set water at your preferred temperature and a high arc swivel spout. Now all that’s missing is a volunteer to make “No Dirty Dishes” a reality…

How to Enter

1. To enter to win the Quince 1-Handle Kitchen Faucet, leave a comment answering the question “What is your Mom’s time better spent doing instead of washing dishes?”

2. Also, tell us how your mom would use this kitchen faucet (perhaps to whip up a favorite recipe?).

Professor Toilet and his team will choose their favorite entry on Monday May 20th, 2013 as the winner,  so hurry and enter before May 18, 5PM ET. No purchase necessary to enter. This contest is open to US and Canada (excluding Quebec) residents. Good Luck!

UPDATE: Congratulations to Larry S. whose wife and family will be enjoying a brand new Quince 1-Handle Kitchen Faucet in their kitchen! “We have been married 45 yrs and wishing we could have another 45. “My wife is busy all the time. We are both 62 yrs. old and have 2 adopted children ages 6 and 14. That takes up a lot of her time and mine also but she is the primary caregiver…. she is amazing and I wouldn’t trade her for the world. We have been married 45 yrs and wishing we could have another 45,” says Larry. Congratulations and enjoy your new faucet!

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This year’s Orgill Spring Market 2013 Dealer Show will be held in sunny Orlando, Florida on February 21st through the 23rd at the beautiful Orange County Convention Center. Along with showcasing some of American Standard’s (Booth #4222) latest innovations, Professor Toilet and the American Standard team will be giving lucky attendees a chance to win 1 of 2 iPads!

I’m Attending Orgill – How Can I Enter to Win?

Speed Connect to the internet and awesome apps with your new iPad – all you need to enter to win is attend a Speed Connect Drain demonstration at American Standard Booth #4222 on Thursday or Friday, February 21st and 22nd. Once you have completed the demonstration, simply drop off your business card or contact information with a representative and you’ll be automatically entered! Drawings will be held on February 21st & 22nd, so what are you waiting for? Good luck!

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Back in May, Professor Toilet and his team sought out to make one deserving Mom very happy by supplying her with a brand new culinary tool – the American Standard Quince Semi-Professional Kitchen Faucet. The response was tremendous; over 150 of you told us why you think your mom deserved the new addition! (Mom would be proud) After reading all of your amazing responses, we selected Jennifer Huber, daughter extraordinaire and blogger at Solo Travel Girl, as our winner. She wrote of her mom, “she’s one of the best cooks I know and it’s just not me saying that – over the decades she’s dazzled friends and family by single-handily preparing delicious feasts for 100-some people for family reunions, graduations and “just because” summer gatherings. This would definitely make her feel like the pro she really is. Plus, I think she’d enjoy spraying her adult-children with it to keep us in line.”

Jennifer Huber - Solo Travel Girl

Best Daughter in the World: Jennifer Huber

We’re flattered that Jennifer’s blog recently gave us a shout out, touting “thanks to American Standard, I’m the best daughter in the world!” Jennifer’s mom (pictured above) playfully demonstrated her Quince spraying skills as a fair warning to the Huber children – watch out! With the Quince Semi-Professional Kitchen Faucet,  Jennifer’s mom can now dazzle guests better than ever and entertain like a Pro! Read more about the story at Solo Travel Girl.

Making someone the best daughter in the world? It’s all in a day’s work for Professor Toilet.

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Professor Toilet and the American Standard Team will be at the Orgill 2012 Fall Dealer Market at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, Las Vegas from August 16-18, 2012. Come visit us at booth #637 to view some of our latest products including the:

 

Enter to win a Toilet!

Click here to visit our sign-up page and receive the latest updates about new products and promotions straight to your inbox! You’ll be automatically entered to win our Cadet 3 Right Height Elongated Toilet.

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Are you up for this PRO sized challenge?

Since its introduction, The PRO™ Series has received a tremendous response from homeowners that were frustrated with their older, clog-prone and water inefficient toilets. The PRO Series is American Standard’s latest line of toilets that combines the powerful flushing systems of the popular Champion and Cadet toilets while using a WaterSense® Certified (pending) water saving flush. While the switch to the PRO line may be a no brainer, we want to test your PRO knowledge for the chance to win your very own! Read more for details…

Edit (8/8/12) : Congratulations to David Paige and Brian Necessary who will both be receiving a brand new PRO Toilet and retiring their plungers! Thank you to all of our participants in the PRO Talk and Test your PRO Knowledge challenge.

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Professor Toilet Dwell on Design Cookoff Event

Do you describe yourself as a foodie or find yourself stocking up on the latest kitchen gadgets? Are you constantly fine-tuning new recipes and tuning in to Top Chef? If this sounds familiar, you’ll love what we have in store for you this weekend.

On Friday & Saturday June 22nd and 23rd, American Standard will be co-sponsoring two cookoff challenges at the Dwell on Design festival at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Watch as celebrity chef Jamie Gwen and designers/bloggers battle it out in the kitchen using Capital Cooking Ranges and American Standard faucets and sinks. We’ll be live tweeting recipes, video and photos of the event via Twitter and Facebook to all of our followers and fans,  so stay tuned and join us for the fun!

Enter to WIN! Join us for the event on Twitter and tweet @AmercanStandard with #DwellCookoff to enter to win one of our two fabulous prizes: the Prevoir Appliance Sink & Pekoe Semi-Professional Faucet – two products that are fit for a chef and made for the home kitchen. Tweet both days to be entered in the giveaway! (Don’t forget to follow and tweet @AmercanStandard with #DwellCookoff )

Check out the event itinerary:

Designer Cookoff | Friday June 22nd, 2012 2p-3p PST

Two teams of designers and bloggers will battle it out to prove who really knows their way around the kitchen. They’ll be given three ingredients to create a masterpiece recipe during this cookoff and tweetup event. Guest chefs include San Diego designer Brandon Smith and more! Tune in for live streaming photos of the event on Twitter.

Pro Chef Showdown | Saturday June 23rd, 2012 2p-3p PST

The headlining cookoff event is a Pro Showdown with celebrity chef and radio personality Jamie Gwen and Capital’s Chef Doug Fletcher. Each Chef will be given the challenge of creating a stunning main course and a dessert from a secret ingredient. Watch the event unfold via Twitter!

We hope to see you there – Happy Tweeting!

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Sometimes it’s called a man cave, a man space or even a mantuary; it’s a place to unwind, indulge in a favorite hobby, play pool or gather with friends to watch the game. In honor of Dad this Father’s Day, we’ve put together some ideas for the ultimate man cave with cues from some of our favorite TV shows. Can you spot the American Standard products we snuck in?

How To Enter:
Does your Dad have a special space where he goes to get away from it all? For father’s day this year, Professor Toilet is giving away your choice of one of our powerful new Champion PRO or Cadet PRO Toilets or a Decorum Urinal to outfit your dad’s space. Just tell us what your dad’s ultimate man cave would be and why you think he’s deserving of a new toilet or urinal. Professor Toilet and his team will pick their favorite response on Sunday, July 1st, 2012 and announce the winner on July 2nd, so submit your entry today.  Happy Father’s Day!

Edit: Congratulations to Gerald McCarty whose hilarious poem, “An Ode to Dad”, made us laugh. Gerald’s father must’ve had a huge part in instilling a sense of humor to his children! Read the winning comment below:

An Ode to Dad.
My Dad is an endearing guy, but I fear his water bill is way too high.
His toilet flushes way too much and the old porcelain is unpleasant to the eye.
A new American Standard toilet would be such a great big rush,
And the lower water bills would be a bonus reminded with every flush.
My dear father just turned eighty eight
and a new toilet for him would really be great.
If he wins I could not be prouder
but for his merits I’ll just have to scream louder.
Thanks Dad

Thank you to everyone who entered our “Ultimate Man Cave” Giveaway! Stay tuned with us as we introduce new givaways and more all summer long!

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