Work4Builders Terms & Conditions

TERMS & CONDITIONS

 

By accessing or using website www.work4builders.co.uk you agree to be bound by the following Terms and Conditions.  You also agree to use the website solely for lawful purposes.  The Company reserves the right to change the Terms and Conditions at any time without notice.  Please check the Terms and Conditions on our website monthly for any changes. 

 

The service provided at www.work4builders.co.uk is located at
20 Blue Street, Top Floor Office , Carmarthenshire , SA31 3LE

 

 

1. DEFINITIONS & INTERPRETATIONS

 

1.1  In these Terms and Conditions:

 

‘Company’ ‘WORK4BUILDERS’ means Work4Builders Limited registered company no. 7000362.    

‘Customer’ means any person who advertises jobs via our service for which any Tradesmen, Tradesman or Builder registered with the Company can quote and undertake jobs for a Customer. 

‘Job’ means job or project to be carried out which is advertised by a customer via our service. 

‘Terms and Conditions’ means Terms and Conditions as set out in this document. 

‘Tradesman’, ‘Tradesmen’ and ‘builder’ means any person, persons or organisation registered with the Company who can quote any Job for a Customer. 

‘Website’ means www.work4builders.co.uk

 

1.2  The headings in these Terms and Conditions are for convenience only and shall not affect their interpretation. 

 

1.3  Words importing one gender include both genders and may be used interchangeably in these Terms and Conditions.

 

1.4  Words importing the singular shall be construed as importing the plural and vice versa. 

 

 

2. SERVICE TO BE PROVIDED

 

2.1 The Company will introduce Tradesman, Tradesmen and Builders to Customers who are advertising different Jobs via the Website.  This service is completely free for Customers.  Tradesman, Tradesmen and Builders can quote for any Job listed on the Website provided that in certain cases they have the appropriate qualifications, membership and/or certificates. 

 

 

3. ACCURACY OF INFORMATION

 

3.1 The Company will make every effort to ensure that all information on the Website is regularly updated and is as accurate as possible.  However the Company cannot guarantee that the information provided on the Website will be accurate at all times.   

 

3.2 The Company cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided by Customers, Tradesmen, Tradesman or Builders. 

 

3.3 The Company does not guarantee that the Website will be error free. 

 

3.4 The Company will not be liable for any decision made or action taken by the Customer or anyone else in reliance upon any information contained in or omitted from the Website.

 

4.  WEBSITE

 

4.1 The Company does not guarantee that the Website will be free of viruses or other harmful bugs.


5. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

 

All Intellectual Property Rights belong to the Company and are reserved by the Company.  These Intellectual Property Rights include without limitation patents, trademarks, database rights, rights in design, inventions and copyright (this shall include those rights which are registered or unregistered) and must also include all content on the Website to include without limitation text, designs, graphics, processes which belong to the Company. 

 

 

6. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

           

6.1 This Website may contain links to other websites.  Such linked websites are not under the control of our Website or Company and we are not responsible for the contents to include the accuracy, legality or decency of these websites. 

 

6.2 Our Company may provide links to other websites only as a convenience we do not endorse the linked Websites. 

 

6.3 Our Company is not responsible for the copyright compliance of any linked website nor for any damages or loss arising from, connected with or incidental to any information or third party service provided by these linked websites. 

Please be mindful of Clause 6 when you link to other websites. 

   

 

7.  CUSTOMERS APPOINTING TRADESMAN, TRADESMEN OR BUILDERS

 

7.1 Customers acknowledge that the Company is not acting as an agent or contractor for a Customer, Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder but that the Website is merely a point of contact.  The Company cannot therefore give assurance in respect of the quality or suitability of the Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builders appearing on the Website.  The Company takes no responsibility for any work done. 

 

7.2 The Customer is under no obligation to appoint the Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder.  The Customer may receive quotes from the Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder but ultimately it is their decision whether they appoint the Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder.

 

7.3  The Company takes no responsibility that any Job has been duly authorised through the planning laws or building regulations.

 

7.4  Customers accept sole responsibility for the legality of their actions under laws applying to them.

 

7.5  If a Customer appoints a Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder such Customer shall then negotiate terms with that Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder. 

 

7.6   The Company excludes all involvement in relation to any agreement between the Customer and Tradesman, Builder or Tradesmen.

 

7.7  The Customer acknowledges that it is his responsibility to negotiate and/or come to an agreement with the Tradesman, Builder or Tradesmen and that the Company is in no way involved in or responsible for such agreements and will not be liable for any breach. 

 

8.  RECOMMENDATIONS

 

8.1  The Company recommends that the Customer should obtain all relevant information including confirmation of insurances, guarantees, qualifications, certificates, memberships and all other relevant information before proceeding to appoint and to enter into an agreement with the Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder.  The Company recommends that the Customer should verify these qualifications/certificates/membership with the appropriate qualification/certificate/membership provider.  The Customer accepts full responsibility for appointing the Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder. 

 

 

9. CUSTOMER REQUIREMENTS

 

9.1 Customers shall be responsible for the Jobs which are advertised on the Website and must ensure that the content is sufficient to identify the Customers requirements. 

 

9.2 The Company reserves the right to remove or edit any advertisements at its discretion. 

 

 

10. TRADESMAN OR TRADESMEN OR BUILDERS ELIGIBILITY FOR REGISTRATION

 

10.1 To register with the Company Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builders must be over the age of 18.

 

10.2 Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builders working with gas, electricity, oil or UPVC windows, conservatories etc. shall provide the Company with up to date copies of their relevant qualifications and certificates to include CORGI, Gas Safety Membership, NICEIC, OFTEC and FENSA or such other relevant qualification authority.  The relevant documentation shall be sent to the Company via post or e-mail.  A Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder’s profile will be made available on the Website for Customers to view.

 

10.3  All Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builders must have the up to date appropriate public and employers liability insurance at all times. 

    

10.4 The Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builders shall not deceive or mislead Customers or any others through any act or omission. 

 

14. FEEDBACK

 

14.1 The Company may receive feedback from Customers in respect of Tradesman, Tradesmen and Builders and this will be published on the Website by way of a rating system.  Each Customer will receive an appraisal form and once this is completed results can be accessed by any Customer, Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder. 

 

14.2 The Company may publish extracts from comments made by Customers.

 

14.3 The Company will undertake occasional checks to verify the authenticity of the information provided by Customers and the Company reserves the right to remove points or remarks at its discretion without notice. 

 

15.   LIMITATIONS

 

15.1  The Company shall not be responsible or liable for retaining information given by Customers or Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builders.

 

15.2  The Company reserves the right to change its Website at any time without notice. 

 

15.3  The Company reserves the right to close its Website at any time without   notice.

 

15.4  The Company is not liable for the quality of service and work provided by the Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder.

 

15.5  The Company is not liable for any delay or failure in performance of any Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builders obligations in relation to the service agreed to be provided. 

 

16. TERMINATION OF SERVICE

 

The Company reserves the right to delete, deactivate, and restrict Customers and Tradesman, Tradesmen and Builders from use of this Website without notice and reason. 

 

 

17.  QUERIES, COMPLAINTS OR CONCERNS

 

Any queries or complaints should be sent to WORK4BUILDERS via e-mail - customercare@work4builders.co.uk

 

 

18.  CHOICE OF LAW AND JURISDICTION

 

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in all respects in accordance with Law of England and Wales and each of the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales as regards any claim, dispute or matter arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions. 

 

 

19. PRIVACY POLICY AND DATA PROTECTION

 

WORK4BUILDERS are committed to protecting and respecting your Privacy.

 

This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide us to us, will be processed by us.  Please read through this carefully to understand our view and practices regarding how your personal information will be dealt with. 

 

For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (‘the Act’), the data controller is WORK4BUILDERS of 20 Blue Street,Top Floor Offices, Carmarthen SA31 3LE  

 

Our nominated representative for the purpose of the Act is Mr Richard Waters. 

 

At WORK4BUILDERS we need to collect certain personal details in order for Tradesman, Tradesmen and Builders to register with us and for Customers to post a Job.  The details taken are essential for the full service of our Website to function correctly. 

 

INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

 

We may collect and process information you have provided by completing forms on our Website.  This includes information provided at the time of registering, posting a Job, subscribing to our service or requesting further information.  We may also ask you for information when you report a problem on our Website or we may keep a record of any correspondence.

 

Details may include name, address, telephone number and an e-mail address.  A Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder registering with us will also have to give relevant business details and details of relevant qualifications and certificates.  Responsibility of the details given are treated with the up most respect and protection. 

 

WORK4BUILDERS may ask you to complete surveys for research purposes, although please note you are not obliged to respond to these.

 

Details will be recorded of the Jobs Tradesman, Tradesmen and Builders carry out through our Website and the fulfilment of your Orders.

 

IP ADDRESSES AND COOKIES

 

WORK4BUILDERS may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers.  This is statistical data and does not identify an individual. 

 

WORK4BUILDERS may also obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer.  WORK4BUILDERS uses cookies to identify members who have logged in previously.  The information stored enables us to recognise your computer is logged in to WORK4BUILDERS and also with which username and password. 

 

You may remove or disable cookies from your computer at any time.  You can do this by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies.  However, please note if you do this you may have difficulty accessing parts of our Website.   

 

WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA

 

All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers.  Where we have given you a password which enables you to access certain parts of our Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. 

 

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure.  Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our Website therefore please note that any transmission is at your own risk.

 

Once we are in receipt of this information we will do our utmost to prevent unauthorised access. 

 

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

We reserve the right to disclose your information to a third party:

 

(i)  in the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case your data may be disclosed to a potential buyer or seller;

(ii)  if we are under a duty to disclose such data in order to comply with any legal obligation or in order to enforce or apply our terms and conditions. 

 

USE OF INFORMATION

 

At WORK4BUILDERS we only collect essential data.  We use your data when necessary and do not pass on any personal data to unauthorised third parties without your consent.

 

If you visit WORK4BUILDERS without registration or logging in we only gather information needed to post a job which is free.  At WORK4BUILDERS you do not have to register as a Tradesman, Tradesmen or Builder until you are ready to view the posted job.

 

By registering with WORK4BUILDERS you consent to us contacting you via e-mail, telephone or post in regard to the services provided on our Website.  We shall not post or e-mail any of your information to unauthorised third parties without your permission.

           

All staff who have access to personal data are obliged to respect the confidentiality of data. 

 

YOUR RIGHTS

 

At any time a request can be made to see any personal information we hold on you.  You can also edit or update your personal information at any time.  Such a request shall be made via e-mail to customercare@work4builders.co.uk Before sending you any personal data, we will ask you to produce proof of identity.  If you are unable to provide proof of identity we reserve the right not to disclose this personal information to you. 

 

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

If WORK4BUILDERS decide to change its Privacy Policy and Data Protection, the changes will be posted on this page.    

 

CONTACT

 

If you have any questions, comments or requests in relation to our Private Policy and Data Protection then please do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail at customercare@work4builders.co.uk

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