We take privacy seriously
1. Privacy when using the Water Garden Solutions website:
We do not require you to register with personal information before using the website
How we use your information
This privacy notice tells you what to expect when Water Garden Solutions collects personal information. It applies to information we collect about:
- visitors to our website
- those contacting us to make an enquiry or order a service
- people who use our services, including those who subscribe to our newsletter
- our contractors and suppliers
Visitors to our website
When someone visits our website we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. We will not associate any data gathered from this website with any personally identifying information from any source.
NOTE: As of March 2017 we are trialling our site without the social linking tags from AddThis in order to speed up site loading and reduce 3rd party beacons on your browser [Our social linking tags are operated by third-party company AddThis, who collect certain anonymous information when you visit our website. Such companies may use non-personally identifiable information during your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or a third party web beacon to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice, you can visit http://www.youronlinechoices.eu
The way that cookies are handled by your computer will depend on how you have configured your browser settings. You are not obliged to accept cookies, and you can set your browser not to accept cookies (though this may affect the functionality of certain other websites that require cookies), and in some cases it may be possible to opt-out e.g. from Google Analytics by using their add-on tool and from AddThis by visiting their site and using their their opt-out function.]
N.B. By continuing to use this website you consent to the processing of data about you by Google and AddThis in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
2. Privacy in supplying your details:
If you proceed to use our ‘Contact Us’ form, or to engage the services of Water Garden Solutions we will obtain necessary personal details such as your name, address, e-mail and telephone number. These details are stored by us and only shared with our business partners when necessary to carry out work on your behalf e.g. to allow a landscape contractor to contact you directly during a project on your property; or to allow delivery of items directly to site.
We may use the personal information we collect about you to notify you from time to time about important new services or changes to our services or special offers we think you'll find of interest but we will do this only where you have consented, and you may unsubscribe from receiving these communications at any time by notifying us.
Water Garden Solutions will never supply the details you have given us to third parties for e.g. marketing purposes, without your consent. Should Aquapic / Water Garden Solutions ever be sold on to another company, your information would be transferred with these obligations to you still in place.
3. Your garden:
As part of our work for you, we may take photographs of your garden to enable us to effectively design any feature that you have requested. We may also take photographs of features for our portfolio. If sections of our portfolio are shared with third parties we never reveal any private details of addresses or who work was done for and would not do so without first obtaining your consent.
4. Other websites:
We have no control over other websites that we may have linked to, or how they might obtain information from you.