Cookie and Privacy Policy

Homestyle Nationwide Ltd does not collect any personal data about you on this website, apart from information which you volunteer (for example by e-mailing us or by using our online forms). Any information, which you provide in this way, is not made available to any third parties, and is used by Homestyle Nationwide Ltd only in line with the purpose for which you provided it.

We do not store debit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties

Collection and use of technical information and 'Cookies'

A "cookie" is a small data text file that is placed in your browser and allows Homestyle Nationwide Ltd to recognise you each time you visit this site. Cookies themselves do not contain any personal information, and Homestyle Nationwide Ltd does not use cookies to collect personal information. Cookies may also be used by 3rd party content providers such as newsfeed providers. Homestyle Nationwide Ltd uses Google Analytics (just like nearly everybody else) which is a service provided by Google. They gather anonymous data of how people are using this site and then provide us with visitor statistics, details of page views etc.

Visitors can use this website with no loss of functionality if cookies are disabled from the web browser. The technical details logged are confined to the following items:

  • The IP address of the visitor's web server The top-level domain name used (for example .ie, .com, .org, .net).
  • The previous website address from which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used.
  • Data which shows the traffic of visitors around this web site (for example pages accessed and documents downloaded).
  • The type of web browser used by the website visitor.

Below is a list of the cookies used on the anonymous sections of our website:

  • (PHPSESSID) - this session cookie is set by the website system (which uses a content management system).
  • Google Analytics (__utma, __umtb, __utmc, __utmv, __utmz) - these cookies are created by the website for use with google analytics. The cookies record information about the first visit to the site, the last visit to the site, the number of visits to the site, duration of site visits, the link or search terms used to get to the site.

Homestyle Nationwide Ltd will make no attempt to identify individual visitors from the technical details listed above, or to associate the technical details listed above with any individual. It is the policy of Homestyle Nationwide Ltd never to disclose such technical information in respect of individual website visitors to any third party unless obliged to disclose such information by a rule of law.

The technical information will be used only by Homestyle Nationwide Ltd, and only for statistical and other administrative purposes. You should note that technical details, which we cannot associate with any identifiable individual, do not constitute "personal data" for the purposes of the Data Protection Act, 1988.

Remember There Are Risks Whenever You Use The Internet
While we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to Homestyle Nationwide Ltd and you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information. In addition other Internet sites or services that may be accessible through Homestyle Nationwide Ltd have separate data and privacy practices independent of us, and therefore we disclaim any responsibility or liability for their policies or actions.
Security and Privacy

Is shopping online with Homestyle Nationwide Ltd safe?
At Homestyle Nationwide Ltd, we care about security and make every effort to ensure our transaction process is safe and that your personal information is secure.

We guarantee that every order you make on our website is safe. We use strict security precautions to make our website safe,including the use of a Secure Socket Layer (SSL ) Server.  Any information you enter while you're using the secure server is encrypted before being transmitted, so it is virtually impossible for an outside party to access or intercept your information.

You can check that you are shopping in a secure environment by looking for either a locked padlock icon or an image of a key in the bar at the bottom of your screen. This should appear on any page where you are entering personal information.

The latest versions of the most popular browsers, Internet Explorer, Netscape Navigator and Firefox support this secure connection. If for any reason this option has been disabled on your browser, you will not be able to transact or login until you reset these options. Find these options under ‘control panel’ then 'security’.
Nothing’s more important to us than your online security.
That’s why we use the most advanced types of encryption so that no hacker or criminal can get near it.
You can rest assure all payments are secured

If you ever experience any problems when using our website then please let us know asap to we can try to help rectify the problem for you.

What information do you collect?
The information we collect via may include:
Personal details you give us and which are required to process your order. This includes name, address, email address etc.

Information about how you browse or shop with us so we can improve our online service to you.

This data can include:

  • Your Internet protocol (IP) address
  • Log in and password details
  • Your browser type and version
  • Your purchase history
  • Session information and the clickstream to, through and from our website
  • Your use of email updates, if you have chosen to receive emails from us

What do you do with the information you collect?
The details we collect help us:
Process your order, maintain guarantee records and provide aftersales service

Homestyle 247 and Homestyle4u are a subsidiary of Homestyle Nationwide Ltd and may need to pass the information we collect to other companies within our group for administrative purposes. We may also use third parties to carry out certain activities, such as processing and sorting data, tracing members who have moved without informing us, monitoring how members use our site and issuing our emails for us.

We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in connection with the collection, storage and disclosure of personally identifiable member information.

Our security procedures mean that we may occasionally request proof of identity before we disclose personal information to you or require you to enter your password to access areas of the site displaying sensitive personal information.

We can NOT give any financial information over Facebook.  We will re-direct you to Credit Control.

Tips for safe online shopping

To access your account you will need your Registered Email address, Post Code and Password.  You must protect your password by making it difficult for anyone to guess, do not use memorable names or dates. Remember anyone who knows your details can access your account.