Terms Of Website Use
Other Applicable Terms
Information About Us
Vettedtradesonline.co.uk is a site operated by Vetted Trades Ltd (“We”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 07572541 and have our registered office at 23 Montague Road, Uxbridge, England, UB8 1QL. Our VAT number is 249357572. We are a limited company.
Changes To These Terms
Changes To Our Site
We may update our site from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time and we are under no obligation to update it.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
The vast majority of the material on our website originates from our users and we rely on Homeowners to accurately describe their requirements for any projects for which they invite tenders and quotations from Builders/Contractors and Merchants through our website. We have little or no editorial control over the material and we therefore cannot guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, performance or fitness for any particular purpose of the material available through the service. We cannot accept responsibility for errors, omissions, or inaccurate material available through the service, and make no warranty that the service will be uninterrupted or error free, or that any defects will be corrected.
The ratings and other information about Builder/Contractor found on our website are provided by users, not by us. We do not endorse or recommend any particular Builder/Contractor or Merchant. Any material you obtain from the service is used at your own risk, and we will not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of or in connection with access or use of the service (except to the extent that such liability cannot be excluded by law).
Accessing Our Site
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.
Your Account And Password
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
Intellectual Property Rights
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site and the material published on it. All such rights are reserved.
Vetted Trades Ltd owns all the intellectual property rights relating to the site, including the designs, text, database, graphics and layouts, and you agree not use or copy any part thereof without our express permission.
The intellectual property rights on postings, messages, text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, or other materials (“content”) Homeowners upload to Vetted Trades are retained by the copyright owner, and these are added to the site by Homeowners at their own risk. In doing so you are giving expressed and irrevocable permission for us to store, display and use the content.
No Reliance On Information
The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.
Use Of Information
You are solely responsible for the content, accuracy, and completeness of the Homeowner Information and agree only to provide true, accurate, current and complete information
You acknowledge that we may edit, modify or remove any parts of Homeowner Information which we consider is in breach of any of the provisions of this Agreement, and/or suspend or terminate your access to the service without notice.
By providing Homeowner information you grant to us a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display the material alone or as part of other works in any form, media, or technology whether now known or hereafter developed, and to sub-license such rights through multiple tiers of sub-licensees. The foregoing grants shall include the right to exploit any proprietary rights in such materials, including but not limited to rights under copyright, trademark, service mark or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction. You also waive any moral rights you have in the materials. Do not post any materials on the service that you would not want us to use in this way.
You consent to information about the device you use to access the service being collected and processed for fraud prevention purposes and we may use third parties (and information they provide) to help us prevent fraud or unauthorised access to our service.
You agree not to copy, reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, distribute or publicly display any content (except for your Homeowner Information) from the service without our prior written permission.
Use of the service provided by our website is free of charge for homeowners.
Limitation of our liability
It is your responsibility to select a builder/contractor to carry out any works you post jobs for or merchant you buy materials from and you accept that any arrangement entered into in respect of any job is a completely separate contract between you and the chosen individual and that we are in no way liable to you under any such contract.
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
Please note that our site is designed for use by domestic households and private individuals. You agree that in the event you use it for any commercial or business purpose that in addition to the exclusions contained above, we shall have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it or on any website linked to it.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
Uploading Content To Our Site
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our site, such as providing feedback for a builder or merchant, you must comply with the content standards set out below:
We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of our site.
We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out below.
The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
You may use our site only for lawful purposes. You may not use our site:
You also agree:
These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it.
You must comply with the spirit of the following standards. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.
Contributions must not:
Suspension And Termination
We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of these terms of website use through your use of our site. When a breach of these terms has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.
Failure to comply with these terms of website use may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:
The responses described in these terms are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.
We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
Linking To Our Site
If you wish to make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please do so via Contact Us form.
Third Party Links And Resources In Our Site
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.