Terms & Conditions

The following are the terms and conditions for use of www.homeandgiftsireland.ie/ website or any Internet site to which the website is linked (the “website”). This website is for use by persons who are 18 years and over only.

The registered office : Hidden Treasures, Ballyconnell, Co Cavan, Ireland.

WEBSITE: PRIVACY AND DATA USE

We do not hold any personal data. Instead, personal data is stored on a remote secure server and is the full responsibility of our website hosting company, who is a SAS-70 certified data centre provider. If you have any questions concerning website privacy and data use, we suggest that you refer to our hosting provider; Heart Internet Hosting.

We reserve the right at all times to place advertisements and promotions on the website. Advertisers and sponsors on the website are solely responsible for complying with all local, national, state and international laws (where relevant) and we exclude all liability howsoever caused there from.

Price of goods

The price listed on the Website (the ‘price’) for homeandgiftsireland.ie products (the “products”) will be as stipulated at the time when you place your order on the website. We are entitled to make adjustments to the price to take account of any increase in our supplier’s prices, or the imposition of any new taxes or duties, or if due to an error or omission the price for the products on the Website is wrong.

All products listed on our website are in Euro (€) and all prices displayed are inclusive of VAT. Prices may not include delivery. Payment can be made by various methods, as specified on our website.

Law

The terms of use shall be governed by and construed fully in accordance with the laws of Ireland. You and we agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Ireland. If any provision(s) of the terms of use is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, then such provision(s) shall be construed, as nearly as possible, to reflect the intentions of the parties with the other provisions remaining in full force and effect.

Cookies

We use cookies for analytical date about our consumers we will never be able to identify user or sell this data collected.

A cookie is a small file containing letters and numbers that can be stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. They are created when you access certain websites. Cookies collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour in an anonymous form. They allow a website to recognise users when they return to a site. You can be assured that shopping with us is safe and secure.

We use cookies to monitor usage of this website. By using cookies we can see the products and services you are interested in when you browse this website, which enables us to personalise your visit and make it more user-friendly, for example by allowing us to save your password so that you do not have to re-enter it every time. We use specialised analytics partners to gather certain information about how you browse, search and buy from the site. To do this we place cookies on your computer that collect information on our behalf. We use this information to constantly improve our services and your shopping experience. Our partners analyse the data collected, which is then passed back to us via a secure connection. Our contract with our partners prohibits them from using any of the data themselves. Password and credit card information is not collected by these specialised analytics partners.

Usage of certain cookies on our site is essential to it working fully. A number of important parts of this website will not function if cookies are not enabled.

You can also visit www.allaboutcookies.org for more information.

To get the most out of your experience with using our website cookies should be enabled. Most web browsers are automatically set to accept cookies with the standard installation settings. If cookies are not set to work on your browser the result could mean the performance of this website will be affected and will also restrict your usage of this website which may mean you are unable to buy anything from us.

You are able to check to see if cookies are enabled specifically for PCs by doing for following for each browser type;

Microsoft Internet Explorer versions 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0

  • Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window (use the cog icon in IE 9.0) and select ‘Internet options’.
  • Click on the ‘Privacy’ tab
  • Under the Settings section check the level is Sset to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser
  • Settings above Medium will disable cookies and could cause the site to function not as we would expect.

Google Chrome

  • Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options
  • Click the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button
  • Now select ‘Allow local data to be set’

Mozilla Firefox

  • Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options
  • Then select the Privacy icon
  • Click on Cookies, then select ‘allow sites to set cookies’

Safari

  • Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
  • Click on ‘Security’, check the option that says ‘Block third-party and advertising cookies’
  • Click ‘Save’

Any other browsers not mentioned including Smart Phones and Tablets and MACs? If you use a browser not mentioned above or a mobile device such as a smart phone or tablet please use either their help section or own website to check the cookie settings.

Privacy

We use the information you provide us:

  • To administer your account and may disclose your details to our third party service providers for the purpose of processing your order.
  • And, from time to time, to inform you by post, email or other available means of products, services, promotions and special offers from our retail channel and homestore + more.
  • We will only contact you by telephone if there is a query regarding your order.
  • We may pass on non-personal aggregated information about sales and website usage to reputable organisations for research or analysis purposes only.
  • Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer hard drive.

    We use cookies for the following reasons:

    • To identify you as you travel around our site.
    • To provide site usage information, which together with purchase information, will further help us improve and develop the products and services we offer. No recognisable personal information is stored in the cookie that can link it back to an individual.
  • We take your online security very seriously. Our hosting provider is PCI Level 1 compliant and we cannot overstate the importance of that assertion by an independent third party.