Last updated: January 12, 2017
These terms & conditions (“Website Terms”) apply to your use of the Allbase website at www.allbase.co.uk (the “Website”, which term shall include all content on the Website). You must read these Website Terms carefully, and we recommend that you print and keep a copy for your future reference. By accessing, browsing, using or registering with the Website, you confirm that you have read, understood and agree to these Website Terms in their entirety. If you do not agree to these Website Terms in their entirety, you must not use the Website.
Terms and conditions relating to training courses
If you want to attend an Allbase training course, terms and conditions relating to course bookings and cancellations will apply. You can view the training terms here.
Accessing our website
We do not guarantee that the Website will operate continuously or without interruptions or be error-free. You must not attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Website and, in particular, you must not attempt to circumvent security, tamper with, hack into, or otherwise disrupt this Website or any computer system, server, router or any other internet-connected device associated with this Website. You must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attack our Website via a denial-of-service attack, a distributed denial-of service attack or otherwise.
You are responsible for ensuring that your computer system meets all relevant technical specifications necessary to use this Website and is compatible with this Website. You also understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or promise that any content on this Website (including Material (as defined below)) will be free from infection, viruses and/or other code that has contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements for the safety and reliability of data input and output.
We reserve the right, in our discretion, to withdraw, suspend or modify this Website or certain features or parts of this Website with or without notice to you. There may also be times when this Website or certain features or parts of this Website become unavailable, whether on a scheduled or unscheduled basis. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for any withdrawal, suspension, modification, unavailability, inaccessibility or discontinuance of this Website or any service available on or through this Website.
Using our website
You must not use this Website for any activities that breach any laws, infringe any person’s rights, or breach any standards, content requirements or codes published by any relevant authority.
You must use this Website and the information available from this Website responsibly. You must not use this Website or the information available from this Website for or in connection with any unlawful, immoral or anti-social purpose, or in a manner which is or may be damaging to our name or reputation.
You must not use this Website in any way that interferes with our systems, other users or harasses, menaces or harms anyone. You must not use this Website to make any speculative, false or fraudulent orders.
Intellectual property rights
This Website consists of images, illustrations, graphics, video sequences, sounds, text, photographs, tools (including calculators), formats and styles of presentation, software (including HTML code) and material analogous to it, and other content (collectively, Material). All copyright, moral ownership and other intellectual property rights in the Website and the Material (and derivatives of it) are either owned exclusively by or are licensed to us or one of our affiliates.
Accuracy of information
This Website is updated regularly, and content may change without notice. We are under no obligation to keep the Material up to date, and you acknowledge that it may be out of date at any given time. Material on the Website is not intended to amount to advice or authority on which reliance should be placed. We make no promise and give no assurance that any information is accurate, complete or up to date. To the extent permitted by law, we accept no liability or responsibility for any loss, damage or injury arising as a consequence of any reliance placed upon the Material, whether by a visitor to the Website or by anyone who may be informed of its contents.
Video Guides and How to Manuals
Without limiting the provisions of the section entitled Accuracy of information, this Website may from time to time contain film Video Guides, How to Manuals and other guides (collectively, Guides) that are provided for general information and background purposes only. The Guides should not be relied upon as advice or as the sole source of information on how to complete a task.
Before commencing any DIY task please: assess the risks associated with what you are about to do – taking any necessary precautions; and read and follow all manufacturer’s instructions relating to the equipment, products or task you are about to use or carry out. If you are in any doubt, please stop and seek advice from a professional.
The tasks shown in the Guides should not be attempted by anyone under the age of 18 or who is inexperienced in DIY. Some tasks should only be carried out by qualified professionals.
To the extent permitted by law, Allbase Coatings Ltd accept no liability for any loss, damage or injury arising as a consequence of any reliance placed upon the Guides, whether by a visitor to the Website or by anyone who may be informed of their contents.
In relation to the Video Guides, all references are correct at the time of filming.
If you are acting as a consumer
If you are acting as a consumer (which for these purposes means anyone who acts outside the course of a business, trade or profession) in your use of our Website, to the extent not prohibited by law, we accept no liability for any:
- loss which is not foreseeable (loss is foreseeable if it was an obvious consequence of our breach or if it was contemplated by you and us at the time you started to use our Website);
- business loss (which includes loss of profits, loss of business, contracts, goodwill, business opportunity and other similar losses).
If you are acting as a business user
If you are acting in the course of a business, trade or profession in your use of our Website (a business user), we accept no liability (whether arising in tort (including negligence), contract, for breach of statutory duty or otherwise) and offer no promises or assurances in relation to the Website or its content (including the Material), to the fullest extent such liability, promises and assurances can be excluded by law, and to the fullest extent permitted by law, all promises, assurances and other terms implied by law are excluded. For the avoidance of doubt, we shall have no liability to compensate you in relation to your use of the Website or its content (whether arising in tort (including negligence), contract, for breach of statutory duty or otherwise), except for any refund we make under any other agreement between us or otherwise at our discretion.
If you are acting as a business user in your use of our Website, without prejudice to the preceding paragraph, we accept no liability (whether arising in tort (including negligence), contract, for breach of statutory duty or otherwise) for any of the following losses:
- loss of data, loss of revenue, sales, income or profits, loss of business, loss of opportunity, loss of use or production, business interruption, contracts, goodwill or reputation (in each case whether direct or indirect); or
- any indirect or consequential loss.
If you are acting as a business user in your use of our Website, you will indemnify us from and against all actions, claims, suits, demands, liabilities, losses, costs and expenses arising out of, or in any way connected with, use of this Website by you or any other person using your login information.
Liability provisions that apply whether you act as a consumer or business user
We will not be liable to you where performance of any of our obligations is prevented or restricted by any circumstance or cause beyond our reasonable control.
We will not be liable for the accuracy and suitability of (i) design tools (including calculators) on this Website and (ii) designs, plans or other similar materials created using this Website or the design tools hosted on it. We recommend that you have a survey, whether carried out by us or a third party, before carrying out any work based on such design tool, designs, plans or similar materials. You (or your installer if you have engaged one) must ensure that any goods (including their dimensions) and/or services that you purchase based on such design tool, designs, plans or similar materials are appropriate for your project.
To contact us (including to discuss any complaint), please see our Contact Us page on the Website. Any formal legal notices should be sent to us at the postal address specified on the contacts page of this website marked for the attention of the Company Secretary of Allbase Coatings Ltd
Other important terms
Failure by us to enforce a right does not result in waiver of such right.
Regardless of the above paragraph, you and we agree that if: