Terms and Conditions for our services and website.
BarrettsDesign.com is the main website for Richard Barrett T/A Barrett’s Graphic Design.
Any reference to BarrettsDesign.com means Barrett’s Graphic Design.
1) Agreement of Terms
During the usage of the website BarrettsDesign.com you will be subjected exclusively to the below mentioned terms and conditions. You are strictly prohibited in using the website for any unlawful purpose and will need to abide by the terms and conditions set. While using BarrettsDesign.com you are in all means accepting the terms and conditions set by the owner of the website. In case you do not abide by the Terms and conditions, the usage of the website must be stopped immediately.
The content in the website does not pertain any advice and is not to be used in making or denying any decisions.
3) Changes To Website
BarrettsDesign.com reserves all the rights to:
3a) Make any changes or remove (temporarily or permanently) the entire website or any part of the website without any prior notice and you accept that BarrettsDesign.com is not liable to you in case of any changes or removal made in the website.
3b) Make any changes in the Terms and conditions at any time period and your continued use of the Website following any changes shall be accepted by you in case of any such change.
4) Payment and Refund:
As per the payment procedure and set standard, a 50% advance will have to be made before initializing the project in order to get the required work started. (Before starting the project if the client decides to stop the project with Barrett’s Graphic Design the 50% advance will be refunded). However, if the first design draft has been sent by Barrett’s Graphic Design to the client, or hosting / domain name has been set up then we will not refund the advance payment made by the client. The remaining 50% payment will have to be transferred before the final work is sent, or before making the website live as per the specific work.
4a) Hosting and Domains
BarrettsDesign.com may offer free hosting and domain registration for the first year. This is valid from the start of the development process as this is the time that hosting packages and domain names are ordered and active.
We will give you advance notice of expiry of these services. Payment for renewal must be made in the same way that the initial project was paid for (PayPal / BACS). Alternative payment methods can be used if agreed.
The cost for domain renewal is £19.99 per year.
The cost for hosting renewal is £149.99 per year.
Both of these include administrative set up cost and are exempt from VAT. (VAT inclusive)
Failure to pay for the renewal of these services will result in cancellation of both domain name and hosting. We reserve the right to delete any record of files held on our servers after the advised expiry date.
BarrettsDesgin.com will retain the files for a 7 day period after the expiry date. To restore site access during this period will incur an administrative fee of £150.
We are in no way obligated to assist in setting up the domain/website on your new registrar/web host.
4b) Service Agreement
If you wish to opt our of this service and hosting agreement, you will need to make alternative arrangements for your website hosting.
Please note that we will no longer be able to help with any support or security issues that may arise unless paid for on an hourly basis.
The service agreement covers the following:
- Web Hosting
- Monthly Software Updates
- Plugin Updates
- Security Monitoring
- Uptime Monitoring
- Bug fixes
- Customer Queries
Please note that under certain circumstances it is not possible to perform certain updates due to compatibility issues.
The duration of this agreement will be indefinite until cancelled by either party. Failure to honour the agreement will result in removal of all web services, including hosting and email accounts.
5) Links To Third Party Websites
There can be third party website links in BarrettsDesign.com which will be controlled and maintained by other service providers. You acknowledge and accept that we are not responsible for navigating to any other website and are not the endorsers of such websites. You agree that Barrett’s Graphic Design is not responsible for the content or availability of ant such sites navigated through our website.
5a) The integral property rights in the website i.e. copyright, branding/logo, content culminating the website design, text, graphics and all the software and programming scripts and codes that is a part of the website are only owned and licensed to Barrett’s Graphic Design or otherwise used by Barrett’s Graphic Design as per the permitted law only.
5b) You agree that while accessing the website you will access the content exclusively only for personal use, non-commercial use. It is illegal to download, copy, reproduce, transmit, store, sell or distribute the content without the written authorization of the copyright holder.
7) Disclaimers And Limitation Of Liability
6a) The Website is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
6b) As per the permitted law, Barrett’s Graphic Design will not be responsible for any incidental or substantial loss or damage, which includes limitation of loss of business, opportunity, data, profits during the usage of or while connected to the website.
6c) BarrettsDesign.com does not give the warranty of uninterrupted or error free service and no warranty that the defects will be corrected or the Website or the server made available are free of defects, virus, or anything else, which may cause harm or is destructive.
You agree to remunerate and hold BarrettsDesign.com and its employees and agents harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against BarrettsDesign.com arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of this Website.
In case of any invalid, illegal or unenforceable terms and condition listed for any reasons is considered severance by the court of competent jurisdiction it shall be severed and the remaining Terms and conditions shall be listed and be retained strictly and effect and continue to be stringent and enforceable.
9. Governing Law
In accordance with the law of England only will all the Terms and Conditions be governed by and construed and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.