“Our company is a home design resource that provides knowledge, advice and inspiration to help you make your house a home. We help you find ideas for enhancing your home with furniture, décor, paint, renovations and more. Whether you’re attempting a major overhaul or getting started with a small project, you’ll find the tutorials and information you need on our website.
How and why we collect data
We gather information from you when you visit our site. You may provide this information voluntarily, or it may be collected automatically.
The information you give us allows us to more accurately and effectively respond to your requests for customer service. We may also use your comments and observations to improve and enhance our website, resources and services. Our company may request feedback in the form of surveys, and we may run contests during which we collect personal information.
If we sell products or services on our website, we will collect the information necessary to complete your transaction. This information is not disclosed to third parties unless it is necessary to do so in order to facilitate the transaction. For example, a delivery service will need to receive your address in order to deliver your item.
If you agreed to receive information from us, such as newsletters and emails, we will use your email address and preferences to send you relevant information and keep you informed of updates to our website, company, products and services.
Personally identifiable information
Personally identifiable information is data that can be tracked back to you because it is linked with your name, email address, birthday or another element that identifies you. We may record personally identifiable information when visitors subscribe to the newsletter. If we ever require a user to create an account, complete a form or fill out a survey, we may collect personally identifiable information. Our company may also collect personally identifiable information in connection with other services, resources and elements we offer on our website. Personally identifiable information is only collected when users supply it voluntarily. Visitors to our website may choose not to provide us with personal information. However, this may limit their effective use of the website.
We may collect anonymous information from and about visitors who interact with our website. Non-identifiable information may contain browser data, computer type, mobile device type, IP address and operating system information. This information may also include search activity, referring websites and browsing activity on our website.
If we allow users to post, upload or add information such as photographs, comments or profile information to the website, we may share that information publicly. By posting information on the website, you agree that we can openly share that data.
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Protecting your information
Our company uses standard policies and procedures to safeguard against unauthorized or illegal access to your data and any information recorded on our website. We will always use an encrypted secured communication channel to transmit private information throughout the website and between our company and our visitors. Although our security measures are on par with industry standards, we cannot guarantee complete protection of any information transmitted over the Internet.
Sharing your personal information
We do not rent, sell or exchange personally identifiable information to third parties unless it is connected to your use of our website. We may disclose anonymous, grouped information with third parties, including business associates, affiliates and promoters. We may also disclose information about our visitors if we are requested to do so by a legal authority or if we have reason to believe an investigation is necessary to examine any misconduct that may be connected to the use of our website.
Third-party advertisers display advertisements on our website as well as other websites. These companies may track your non-identifiable information in order to present you with a better user experience. This may include keeping track of your visits to our website as well as third-party websites.
Promotions and advertising partners
If our company merges with another enterprise or is purchased by another company, we may share all of the information we have gathered about you with that company. If our assets are acquired by another company, as may happen during a bankruptcy proceeding, your data may be shared with that company.
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