The Homewings Service & Definitions

We appreciate your using our service at homewings.co.uk (the “Site“). Please read the following Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy and Cookie Notice (together “the Terms”) carefully as they govern your use of the Homewings service.

Do not use the service unless you wish to be bound by the Terms because, by continuing to use any part of the Site, you confirm your acceptance of the Terms.

The Homewings service (“The Service”) consists of the Site, any tools incl.communication tools provided via the site, any Homewings-branded mobile apps we make available, any pages we operate on third party social media applications, and the content and services we make available through them via the internet or mobile devices (including smartphones and tablets). It also includes the provision by us of associated information, products and services by e-mail or your mobile device.

The Homewings Service is for use in connection with design service and assistance in relation to extends to United Kingdom jurisdictions only. You are responsible for all compliance with laws and regulations which apply to you.

The provider of Homewings is Homewings Ltd. You can contact us via our online contact form or at support@homewings.co.uk. When the Terms make a reference to ‘Homewings’, ‘we’ or ‘us’, that is a reference to Homewings Ltd.

Where we refer to you in the Terms, this also includes any person that accesses or uses Homewings on your behalf.

General

The Service is a platform enabling people seeking interior design services ("Clients") to find and select interior designers ("Designers"). Both Clients and Designers are "Users" of the Service. Please be advised: Although Homewings administers the design projects (as described in greater detail below) and establishes certain terms for certain packages offered through the Service (including package features, pricing and options), Homewings is not otherwise a party to the design services and any other off-line transactions that may take place between Clients and Designers. Homewings has no control over any claims made by Designers about the products or services they may offer or the truth or accuracy of the listings created by Designers, the ability of Designers to provide the products or services as claimed by Designers (even if through the Service) or the ability of Clients to pay for any products or services offered by Designers. Homewings does not conduct background checks regarding any Users of the Service.

All Users acknowledge and understand that Homewings is not an employer, broker, agent or insurer for any Users of the Service, whether they be Designers or Clients. Homewings's acceptance of a Designer to the Service should not be construed or otherwise deemed an endorsement or promotion of such Designer and its acceptance relied upon the Designer's representation and warranty to Homewings of the accuracy of information submitted about such Designer. As the Service solely provides a platform and tools for Users to communicate with potential transaction partners, any such transactions are made by all Users at each User's own risk.

Registration and Eligibility

Account Types and Registration

Anyone may browse the public-facing pages of the Service and take a style quiz, but in order to become a Client or Designer, you must create an account (for Clients) or submit a successful application (for Designers).

Client

To become a Client, you must provide your post code, phone number, email address, name and a username and password. You may also register by connecting to your social network. You will also take a style quiz (to help us determine your preferred design styles), provide additional details on your specific room project and select from a variety of design packages which will include a style board, furniture plan, shopping list and instructions from your matched Designer (such packages, "Design Packages").

Designer

To become a Designer, you must submit an application to Homewings for approval. Each application will include your resume and portfolio of your work. Designer applications must be submitted via the Website or by email when instructed by Homewings. Homewings' decision to accept or reject any application is within its sole and exclusive discretion and Homewings is under no obligation to accept any designer. If accepted, Designer is required to enter into the Supplemental Designer Agreement as a condition of becoming a Designer through the Service. Homewings will generate a profile for the Designer on the Service which will feature a portrait picture and portfolio image of the Designer, both subject to the license grants for Your Content.

Account Security

Your account is personal to you, and you may not share your account information with, or allow access to your account by, any third party as you will be responsible for all activity that occurs under your access credentials. You agree to use reasonable efforts to prevent unauthorized access to or use of the Service and to preserve the confidentiality of your username and password, and any device that you use to access the Service. You agree to notify us immediately of any breach in secrecy of your log-in information. If you have any reason to believe that your account information has been compromised or that your account has been accessed by a third party, you agree to immediately notify Homewings by e-mail to info@homewings.co.uk. You will be solely responsible for the losses incurred by Homewings and others due to any unauthorized use of your account.

Design Service

Homewings guarantees that each user will receive design recommendations based on the questionnaire, pictures, videos or other material submitted by the user. Design is inherently subjective, however, and you agree that Homewings cannot and does not warrant or guarantee your satisfaction with design services and/or ideas you receive on the Homewings site. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Homewings will take such reasonable steps, in Homewings' sole discretion, to ensure your satisfaction, including but not limited to those measures set forth in our Refund Policy.

While Homewings makes every effort to portray recommended products and their colors and materials in the most accurate way on the Website, the displayed colors of the products will depend upon the monitor of the user and cannot be guaranteed by Homewings Ltd. as an accurate portrayal of the actual color or material of the product. We also make efforts to estimate scale of your space based on photos provided, but can’t guarantee that all recommended products will fit your space. It is the Clients’ responsibility to measure their space to ensure that items fit prior to purchasing.

While Homewings will attempt to ensure that all retail product links are current in order to assist users with purchasing the products, there is no guarantee that the furniture or accessories recommended by Designers will be available for purchase at all or within a specific time frame defined by the Clients in their questionnaire. If prices are provided as part of the design service recommendation, there is no guarantee that the Client will find the article at the same price when they order. Homewings cannot guarantee availability or workmanship of any products purchased from outside vendors.

Pricing for product and services listed on Homewings.co.uk are quoted in GBP British pounds and are valid only in the United Kingdom. All prices are subject to change.

No material from the Site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way, except as specifically permitted on the Site, such as through links on Homewings.co.uk to other websites or services. the Site, including all of its information and contents, such as text, data, wallpaper, icons, characters, artwork, images, photographs, messages, graphics, software and the HTML used to generate the pages (“Materials and Content”), is property of Homewings.

Homewings grants you a personal, limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access Homewings.co.uk and to use the information and services contained here. Homewings reserves the right, for any reason or for no reason, in its sole discretion and without notice to you, to revise the products and services described on Homewings.co.uk and to terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Site, including, but not limited to, the Materials and Content on the Site as well as features and/or hours of availability of Homewings, and Homewings will not be liable to you or to any third party for doing so. Homewings may also impose rules for and limits on use of the Site or restrict your access to part, or all, of the Site without notice or penalty. The content of the Site is for your general information and use only. Unauthorised use of this Website may give to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offense.

For any dispute you have with Homewings, you agree to first contact us (support@homewings.co.uk) and attempt to resolve the dispute with us informally. The award rendered by the arbitrator shall include costs of arbitration, reasonable attorneys' fees and reasonable costs for expert and other witnesses, and any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction. Nothing in this Section shall prevent either party from seeking injunctive or other equitable relief from the courts for matters related to data security, intellectual property or unauthorized access to the Service. ALL CLAIMS MUST BE BROUGHT IN THE PARTIES' INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PURPORTED CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING, AND, UNLESS WE AGREE OTHERWISE, THE ARBITRATOR MAY NOT CONSOLIDATE MORE THAN ONE PERSON'S CLAIMS. YOU AGREE THAT, BY ENTERING INTO THESE TERMS, YOU AND HOMEWINGS ARE EACH WAIVING THE RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY OR TO PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION.

Refund Policy on Paid Service

If you are not satisfied with the Service, then you may ask for specific remedies to fix the situation by emailing support@homewings.co.uk. At Homewings’ discretion, we will offer a refund in those situations where a remedy is not possible or does not fix the issue. You can request a refund by emailing support@homewings.co.uk. The refund is limited to the amount paid for the service.

Content Linked to by Homewings

The Website may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by Homewings. Homewings has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites. The items and sets that appear on the Homewings Website are created by automated machinery and computers, and Homewings cannot and does not screen the source sites or content before displaying them on the Website. An item or set may provide links and/or display images of sites and/or content that some people find objectionable, inappropriate, or offensive. We assume no responsibility for the content of any site linked to by Homewings. By using the Website, you expressly relieve Homewings from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website. Accordingly, we encourage you to be aware when you leave the Homewings Website and to read the terms and conditions and privacy policy of each other website that you visit.

Disclaimer of Warranties

Homewings disclaims any and all responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, completeness, legality, reliability, or operability or availability of information or material displayed on the Site. Homewings disclaims any responsibility for the deletion, failure to store, misdelivery, or untimely delivery of any information or material. Homewings disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from downloading or accessing any information or material on the Internet through the Homewings SERVICE.

THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE, AND ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. HOMEWINGS AND ITS LICENSORS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. HOMEWINGS DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES REGARDING THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE HOMEWINGS SERVICES. HOMEWINGS DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES FOR ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE OBTAINED THROUGH THE HOMEWINGS SERVICES. HOMEWINGS DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES FOR SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED BY THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE, AS WELL AS FOR ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN MATERIAL OR DATA THROUGH THE USE OF THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL OR DATA.

Limitation of Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL HOMEWINGS OR ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER'S USE OR MISUSE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE. ARISING FROM ANY CLAIM RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE SUBJECT MATTER HEREOF SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, (EVEN IF HOMEWINGS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES). THIS LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF OTHER SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE, AS WELL AS BY REASON OF ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE. THIS LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO THE COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, LOST PROFITS, OR LOST DATA. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL FURTHER APPLY WITH RESPECT TO THE PERFORMANCE OR NON-PERFORMANCE OF THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE OR ANY INFORMATION OR MERCHANDISE THAT APPEARS ON, OR IS LINKED OR RELATED IN ANY WAY TO, THE HOMEWINGS SERVICE. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

If you are dissatisfied with Homewings your only remedy under the Terms shall be to discontinue your use of The Service and The Site. Without limiting the preceding sentence, we shall have no liability for any failure or delay resulting from any matter beyond our reasonable control.

Without limiting the foregoing, under no circumstances shall Homewings be held liable for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces, or causes beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, Internet failures, computer equipment failures, telecommunication equipment failures, other equipment failures, electrical power failures, strikes, labor disputes, riots, insurrections, civil disturbances, shortages of labor or materials, fires, floods, storms, explosions, acts of God, war, governmental actions, orders of domestic or foreign courts or tribunals, non-performance of third parties, or loss of or fluctuations in heat, light, or air conditioning.

Miscellaneous Provisions

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms and Conditions will be effective only if in writing and signed by Homewings.

Intellectual Property Rights

You acknowledge all present and future copyright and other intellectual property rights subsisting in, or used in connection with the Site and The Service and any part of it (the “Intellectual Property“), including the manner in which Homewings is presented or appears and all information and documentation relating to it is our property and nothing in the Terms shall be taken to transfer any of the Intellectual Property to you.

Solely for the purposes of receiving The Service, we hereby grant to you, for the period during which The Service is provided, a non-exclusive, non-transferable licence to use the Intellectual Property.

We shall indemnify you against any and all expenses, damages and losses of any kind (including reasonable legal fees and costs) incurred by you in connection with any actual or threatened claims of any kind that any material on Homewings which has been generated and uploaded by us infringes the intellectual property of any third party.

Our Rights

We reserve the right at all times to edit, refuse to post, or to remove from Homewings any information or materials for any reason whatsoever, and to disclose any information we deem appropriate to satisfy any obligation we may have under applicable laws, regulatory requirements, legal processes, or to satisfy any request of the police, government or any regulatory body (including the Solicitors Regulation Authority).

We reserve the right to terminate the provision to you of Homewings or restrict your access to Homewings at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever, including if we suspect you to be in breach of any of the Terms.

We may vary the terms of the Terms from time to time and shall post such alterations on the Site. If you do not agree to the changes made to the terms of the Terms then you have the right to stop using Service, and should do so immediately. Your continued use of Homewings after the date the changes have been posted will constitute acceptance of the amended Terms.

General

Clause headings are inserted for convenience only and shall not affect the interpretation of the Terms.

If any of the Terms are held to be illegal or unenforceable such provisions shall be severed and the rest of the Terms shall remain in full force and effect unless the business purpose of the Terms is substantially frustrated, in which case it shall terminate without giving rise to further liability.

You may not assign, transfer or sub-contract any of your rights under the Terms without our prior written consent. We may assign, transfer or sub-contract all or any of our rights at any time without consent.

No waiver shall be effective unless in writing, and no waiver shall constitute a continuing waiver so as to prevent us or you from acting upon any continuing or subsequent breach or default.

The Terms constitute the entire agreement as to your use of and our provision of Homewings and supersedes and extinguishes all previous communications, representations (other than fraudulent misrepresentations) and arrangements, whether written or oral.

You acknowledge that you have placed no reliance on any representation made but not set out expressly in the Terms.

The Terms shall be subject to the laws of England and the parties shall submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

In the event of any comments or questions regarding the Terms (including the Privacy Policy and Cookie Notice) then please contact us at support@homewings.co.uk, or Unit 4.07, Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High St. London E1 6JJ.

Our registered company number is 09998352 and our registered office is at Unit 4.07, Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High St. London E1 6JJ.

HOMEWINGS PRIVACY POLICY

Unless otherwise indicated, all definitions used in the Homewings Terms and Conditions shall apply to this Privacy Policy.

Homewings has created this privacy policy in order explain our privacy practices, including how we collect and use your personal information, for the Site and the Service. By using the Site and the Service, you consent to the collection and use of your information by Homewings in accordance with this Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions.

Information Received by Homewings

Homewings collects and processes the following personal information about you only if you voluntarily choose to share such information with Homewings:

  • information such as your name, address, phone number and email address, which you provide by completing forms through the Service, upload or submit any material via the Service or request any information from us; in connection with an account sign-in facility, your log-in and password details;
  • communications you send to us, for example to report a problem or to submit queries, concerns or comments regarding the Site, Service or its content;
  • We may also require you to provide us with your financial information, including billing name, address and credit card number (“Financial Information”) where you choose to use our Service.
  • information from surveys, promotions and competitions that we may, from time to time, run on the Site, if you choose to respond to, or participate in them;
  • Video/Photos you may upload, work experience and other information we may suggest or you decide to upload to your Profile

Our payment processing provider, currently Stripe, Inc, also collects your name, company name, location, email address, phone number and account password, to set up your account, your business and personal tax, social insurance, or other government-issued identification numbers, as well as your date of birth, to verify your identity for underwriting purposes, your bank account information, to settle funds for your transactions and your IP addresses, devices, and locations used to access Stripe, which will be linked to your account for fraud detection/prevention purposes. Stripe use the data to process payments and for other purposes set out in their own privacy policy, which you can find here.

You are under no obligation to provide any such information to us. However, you may not be able to take full advantage of particular opportunities provided through the Service.

When you visit and interact with the Site, homewings.co.uk and/or third parties with whom homewings.co.uk has contracted to provide services to homewings.co.uk, may automatically collect your Internet Protocol Address (“IP Address”), which is a number that is automatically assigned to the computer that you are using by your Internet Service Provider. This number is identified and logged automatically in our server log files whenever you visit the Site, along with the time(s) of your visit(s) and the page(s) that you visited. We use IP Addresses to monitor the regions from which Users navigate the Site and for fraud prevention purposes.

Homewings Use of Personal Information

Homewings uses the personal information that you provide to us for the following purposes:

  • to provide our products and Service to you that you have requested; for billing, identification and authentication, and fraud prevention purposes;
  • to analyse Site usage and improve our products and the Service; to contact you and deliver administrative notices and communications relevant to your use our products and services;
  • for internal market research, troubleshooting problems, and detecting and protecting against error, fraud or other criminal activity;
  • with your consent, for distribution to third-party contractors that provide services to Homewings and partners of Homewings who are bound by privacy restrictions at least as restrictive as those set forth in this Policy;
  • send you information we think you may find useful or which you have requested from us, including receipt of marketing communications such as our periodic newsletter, provided that you have indicated you are happy to be contacted for these purposes;
  • to enforce our Terms and Conditions

Although we ensure that our third-party agents (“Agents”) receiving your information are bound by privacy restrictions at least as restrictive as those set forth in this policy, Homewings is not responsible for any issues that may arise regarding the Privacy Policies of any of its affiliates or advertisers.

When you visit the Site or access any Homewings applications, Homewings may automatically collect additional information about you, such as the type of internet browser or mobile device you use, as well as any website from which you have come to the Site or application. You cannot be identified based on this information and we use it for analysis purposes to:

  • Market the Service;
  • Improve and enhance the Service so that it operates more effectively;
  • Increase the likelihood that a group’s experience with the Service is relevant to its interests as a whole;

Homewings uses data at User level to sell products and services to Users who express an interest in these products and services, through a poll for example, or to Users who can be presumed to have an interest based on browsing habits. Homewings may use your cell phone number to call or text you in order to facilitate the provision of the Service. If you would like more information about our policy, or to opt out, please review our Terms and Conditions or email us at support@homewings.co.uk

Homewings security of collected information

Your Homewings account is password-protected so that only you and authorised Homewings staff have access to your account information. In order to maintain this protection, please do not give your password to anyone. If someone represents to you they are Homewings staff and asks for any personal account information, including your password, check their URL. If it doesn’t say they are xxx@homewings.co.uk, they aren’t. Also, if you share a computer, you should sign out of your Homewings account and close the browser window before someone else logs in. This will help protect your information entered on public terminals from disclosure to third parties.

Homewings makes every effort to ensure that your information is secure on its system by backing up data in separate back-up drives and uses public key access encryption and firewalls on both our main and backup servers. We also employ customer record managers to protect against loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.

Extremely sensitive information, such as credit card numbers, is always transmitted in encrypted form.

Only certain authorised Homewings staff can access personal information, only when it is relevant to their job duties. Homewings has staff dedicated to maintaining this Privacy Policy and other privacy initiatives, periodically reviewing security and making sure that every Homewings employee is aware of our security practices.

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, Homewings cannot absolutely guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and would like to remind you that you are doing so at your own risk.

With whom does Homewings share information?

When you submit information to Homewings, it is collected, processed and maintained solely by us or by third-party agents who are bound by privacy restrictions at least as restrictive as those set forth in this policy.We may allow, with your consent, carefully selected third parties to send you information directly which you may find useful regarding their products and services. Some Homewings.co.uk content is “sponsored by” or “presented by” other companies. Homewings may share aggregated, anonymous data collected on the Site or via email surveys with these partners. This information is not linked to specific users.You can tell us not to share your details with third parties, by following the unsubscribe instructions included in any communications sent to you. You can exercise this right at any time by using the Contact Us details at the end of this Privacy Policy.

Homewings may disclose Personal Information from both private and public areas of the Site at our discretion, if required by law or by a court order, or if we are given reason to believe, based on our sole discretion, that someone is causing injury to or interference with the rights of Users, the general public or Homewings.

Finally, in the event that Homewings undergoes a re-organisation or is sold to a third party, Homewings reserves the right to transfer, sell and/or distribute all information collected through the Service to an affiliate, subsidiary, or third party.

How can Users edit their information?

You have a legal right under the Data Protection Act 1998 to a copy of all the personal information about you held by us. Upon request, we will provide you with a copy of this information, subject to a fee not exceeding the prescribed fee permitted by law.

You also have a right to correct any errors in any information we hold about you. To update your personal info, click My Account at the top of any page. There you can view, update and correct your account information. You may edit your account information at any time -- all you need is your username and password.

Please contact us at support@homewings.co.uk to find out how to change information you cannot access through your account.Our databases automatically update any Personal Information you edit in your profile, or that you request we edit. Information transmitted through boards, chats, polls or through any other means remains in our databases and becomes the property of Homewings upon submission.

Notification of changes

Homewings’s security and privacy policy are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary. This policy might change as Homewings updates and expands the Service. Homewings will endeavour to notify you of these changes by email, but will not be liable for any failure to do so. Homewings also encourages you to review this privacy policy periodically. If you do not understand any of the terms or conditions of any of the Terms, you may inquire regarding the same via email at support@homewings.co.uk.

Data storage and international transfers

Information that you submit via the Site or application may be transferred to countries outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). For example, this may happen if one or more of our servers are from time to time located in a country outside the EEA or one of our service providers is located in a country outside the EEA. If you make contact with any User featured on the Site, your details may be transferred outside the EEA. If we transfer your details outside the EEA in this way, we will take steps to ensure that your privacy rights continue to be protected. By submitting information via the Site or application, you agree to this storing, processing and transfer.In addition, if you use our Service whilst you are outside the EEA, your information may be transferred outside the EEA in order to provide you with the Service.

Choice/Opt-Out

You may opt out of receiving communications from us and our partners, remove your information from our database and choose to not receive future communications unrelated to the Service.

If you purchase anything through Homewings, we may occasionally contact you with information about special events, sales, activities, promotions, contests, submission opportunities and programmes. You always have the option to ask Homewings not to contact you with this information again. If you receive unsolicited email from a Homewings-related domain, please contact us at support@homewings.co.uk.

How can I reach Homewings staff?

If you have technical problems, questions or other issues related to your use of the Service, Site or any Homewings application, please use the chat function found on most pages of the Site. You can also contact us at support@homewings.co.uk. Homewings’s staff will respond to all requests sent through mail or email from Users interested in knowing more about what personal information is stored on Homewings’s database, or if they want their personal information nullified, or have additional questions regarding privacy.

Homewings Cookie Notice

When you visit websites on the Internet, your browser may automatically transmit information to the websites you visit throughout every visit. Like many websites, we may use “cookies” to collect information. A cookie is a small data file that we transfer to your computer’s hard disk for record-keeping purposes. We may utilise persistent cookies that only Homewings can read and use, to save your login information for future logins to the Service, to assist in processing items in your shopping basket, to hold session information and to track user preferences. We may utilise session ID cookies to enable certain features of the Service, to better understand how you interact with the Site and to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on the Service, to track the number of entries in Company promotions, sweepstakes and contests and to identify visited areas of the Site and Service. Unlike persistent cookies, session cookies are deleted from your computer when you log out from the Site and Service and then close your browser.The cookies that we use on our Site are set out below:

Cookie name: Google Analytics (utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz)

Purpose: Google analytics cookies are used in order to collect information about how visitors use our Site. All data collected via this cookie is anonymous and non user specific. Information includes the number of visitors to the site, where the visitors have come from and which pages they have viewed. This information is important, as it helps us to improve the performance of our Site and monitor our visitor levels. The _utma and _utmb cookies expire after a maximum period of 2 years, unless cookies are cleared before this date. The _utmc cookie is no longer set and the _utmz cookie expires after 6 months, or less if cookies are cleared prior to this date.

More information: Safeguarding your data, Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on

We may also use retargeting cookies to provide you with personalised adverts or Tasks when you visit other selected websites and we may use Flash cookies (or local shared objects) to store your preferences or display content based upon what you view on our site, to personalise your visit. You can instruct your browser, by changing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. If you do not accept cookies, however, you will not be able to use all portions or all functionalities of the Service.

We and our service providers may also use “pixel tags,” “web beacons,” “clear GIFs,” or similar means in connection with the Service and HTML-formatted email messages to, among other things, track the actions of Users and email recipients, to determine the success of marketing campaigns and to compile aggregate statistics about Site usage and response rates. We may also engage one or more third-party service providers to serve online advertisements on our behalf. They may use a “pixel tag” to collect anonymous information about your visits to this Site and to other websites, and they may use that information to target advertisements for goods and services.

This information is collected anonymously, in a manner that does not personally identify you. Ads are a standard part of user experience on the Internet, and Homewings believes that targeted advertising enhances this experience. Homewings may use Cookies and other technologies and personal information to place ads where they believe interested parties will see them.