Our website policies are designed with you, the customer, in mind to ensure that your online BOOKING experience with Dr Flue Sweeping will be secure, prompt, efficient and hassle-free.
This website ("site") is operated by Dr Flue Sweeping (referred to in these terms of sale as "we", "us, or "our").
Dr Flue Sweeping is the trading name for DR FLUE HEATING STORE LIMITED.
DR FLUE HEATING STORE LIMITED is a New Zealand based and owned company operating exclusively in New Zealand.
These terms of sale apply to your purchase of Dr Flue Sweeping services via our site.
Purchase transactions from the site will appear on your bank statement as “Dr Flue Sweeping”.
We will only use personal information about you for the following reasons:
We may share your personal information:
Except as provided above, we will not share your personal information with any other third parties.
We will not hold your personal information for longer than is required for the purpose(s) for which it was collected.
We will ensure that security safeguards protect the information and we will take all reasonable steps to ensure that information will not be disclosed to any unauthorised person or organisation.
We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that personal information held by us is accurate and up-to-date. You are entitled to obtain from us confirmation as to whether or not we hold personal information about you and you are entitled to reasonable access to this information. You may also request that we correct this information if it is inaccurate.
You can make changes to your personal information by:
Dr Flue Sweeping is conscious of the need for privacy and security for your Internet shopping experience.
We use sophisticated encryption technology. This means at the checkout, our servers and your PC encrypt (scramble) everything that you enter into your computer, such as credit card details, billing and delivery address. Because it is encrypted, other computers are unable to make sense of it, therefore keeping this information private.
There are visual clues on screen that tell you when you have entered a secure environment: a padlock will appear in your browser's address bar.
As part of the software used by Dr Flue Sweeping there are secure processes built into the system. Specifically, the engine ensures:
We only email you in response to your queries or for matters specifically related to your online orders. We do not send unsolicited emails (Spam).
Every email message we send includes an email address to which you can respond.
An order made via this site ("order") is an offer to purchase one or more services. When we receive a valid order and payment from you, we will accept this offer by confirming via email that we have received and are processing the order. You will also receive a PAID tax invoice by email.
You will be provided with secure access to your personal customer portal on the site. This will contain a record of all purchases you have made and their status.
On completion, all service deliverables will be emailed to you.
The prices for the products listed on this site are in New Zealand dollars and include GST.
Dr Flue Sweeping reserves the right to amend pricing at any time.
If the price of a product appears reduced or on a promotion after you have made a purchase with us, you cannot claim a refund for the price difference.
Dr Flue Sweeping reserves the right to limit the range of products available to certain areas.
The products will comply, in all material respects, with their product descriptions appearing on this site at the time when you submit the order.
All intellectual property on this site, including without limitation any trade marks, text, graphics and copyright, is owned by us or our content suppliers. We are the exclusive owner of all rights in the compilation, design and layout of this site.
You may use this site only for the purposes for which it is provided. You must not use this site for fraudulent or other unlawful activity or otherwise do anything to damage or disrupt this site.
You may reproduce, copy and distribute the content of this site provided you only use that content for informational, non-commercial purposes and any reproduction includes a prominent acknowledgement of the Company's rights in the relevant content. You may not reproduce, copy or distribute the content on this site for any other purpose of in any other way without the Company's prior written consent.
If you wish to link to any part of this site, you must get the Company's prior written consent.
Dr Flue Sweeping has the absolute discretion to refuse the registration application of a potential Customer or suspend or terminate their ability to purchase services through the Dr Flue Sweeping website for any reason whatsoever (e.g. if fraudulent activity was suspected or another area of the terms and conditions were being breached). Similarly, Dr Flue Sweeping has the absolute discretion as to whether an order placed on its website is accepted and fulfilled.
Dr Flue Sweeping may cancel an order for any reason whatsoever. Where an order is cancelled by Dr Flue Sweeping, we will notify you of the cancellation and you will receive a refund equal to the value of the order.
Dr Flue Sweeping contracts to action your order immediately and we begin to incur costs from that point on. In the unlikely event of cancellation being required by you (because of, for example, fraudulent use of your credit card, or that you inadvertently supplied us with incorrect site details), we shall refund the full amount of your purchase LESS $40 (the cost of admin) if we are informed with more than 48 hours of the booking.
If a cancellation is made within 48 hours you will have the ability to re-book and only pay the difference if any, bno refund are given.
If a cancellation is made with in 24 hours no refund is given and a $40 rebook fee will apply.
Cancellation with more than 48 hours notice will get a full refund.
If there is any dispute between us in relation to our services, then we and you agree to make every effort to resolve the dispute by mutual negotiation, mediation or conciliation.
No costs are payable to register to use the Dr Flue Sweeping website for the purchase of services, but Customers are responsible for any costs incurred in using the site, including any charges imposed by their internet service provider.
Please ensure that any information that you provide when creating an account with us on this site is correct, complete and up-to-date and please advise us as soon as possible if any of this information changes or you become aware of any inaccuracy in the information you have provided. If you are providing information about a person other than yourself, you warrant that you are authorised by that person to provide that information.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for preventing unauthorised access to your account. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You should take all necessary steps to ensure that your password is kept confidential and secure and should inform us immediately if you have any reason to believe that your password has become known to anyone else, or if the password is being, or is likely to be, used in an unauthorised manner.
We endeavour to ensure that any content will be current, accurate or complete when you access it. However, we will take steps to correct any error or inaccuracy in any content which is brought to our attention within a reasonable time.
This site may from time to time contain content provided by third parties and links to third party sites. This is provided for your convenience only and we are not responsible for any third party content on our site or any site to which our site contains links. The inclusion of any such content or link does not imply our endorsement or approval of any linked website or any association with its owners or operators.
You must make your own assessment of the suitability of the content for your own purposes. You are solely responsible for the actions you take in reliance on the content on, or accessed through, this site. We may change the content on this site at any time without prior notice. If you wish to verify any content on this site then you should contact us directly in NZ on 09 444 9954, or via the ‘Contact Us’ form in the ‘About Us’ section of the website.
We will not be responsible for any delay or failure to comply with our obligations under these terms of sale if the delay or failure arises from any cause which was beyond our reasonable control. This does not affect any of your statutory rights.
If the products are subject to the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 ("CGA"), you may have statutory rights and remedies which are not excluded nor limited by the above provisions unless you are acquiring the products for business purposes, in which case all of the above exclusions and limitations will apply and the CGA will not apply.
To the extent permitted by law:
If your use of this site or its content is subject to the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 ("CGA"), you may have rights or remedies which are not excluded nor limited by the above. If you are using this site or its content for business purposes, the above exclusions and limitations will apply and the CGA will not apply.
This site and its content is made available for the purposes of shopping online with Dr Flue Sweeping and providing information about Dr Flue Sweeping services. Reproduction of the images and text on this site for any other purposes is prohibited.
All images and textual content on this website is copyright © Dr Flue Sweeping.
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