If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern adara design's relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

The term 'adara design' or 'us' or 'we' refers to the owner of the website, whose registered office is 32/3 Abercromby Place, Edinburgh EH3 6QE. Our company registration number is SC514100. The term 'you' refers to the user or viewer of our website.

Terms and Conditions

How we work

Prior to commencement of the project, the client will be provided with a detailed quotation and proposed design solution, based on client requirement as specified in the design brief.

The client must agree to provide the assets necessary to complete the project including logos, text, images and any other information in the digital format requested. We reserve the right to charge an hourly rate for any typing or scanning if the content/text/images are not supplied in the appropriate format. During the design process it is the responsibility of the client to review our work, provide feedback and sign-off approval in a timely manner.

We will provide a free design preview prior to any contractual agreement and payment will only be due once the project is delivered and the client is 100% satisfied.

Payment

Full payment unless specified below will due on completion by one of the following methods: Bank Transfer, Cheque, or Cash.

Until payment is received all design assets and any other files created during the process will remain the intellectual property of adara design and we will reserve the right to close down the website if payment is withheld.

Prices

Unless the price is specifically stated on our website and/or services price list, a detailed competitive quotation for each project will be provided. Due to the diverse nature of non-standard design projects we are unable to provide a rough estimate until we have received a full design brief.

Domain Names

Domain names are subject to availability and we will not be liable for any loss occurring due to unavailability of business name. Domain name registration price is valid for either 12 or 24 months and may be subject to increase after this period.

Website Hosting

adara design will facilitate website hosting through a third party provider, we will not be responsible for any direct or indirect loss by the client as a result of website failure due to circumstances outside our control.

If we have advised clients on suitable web hosting through any third party provider we cannot take responsibility for any future hosting issues.

Search Engine Optimization

All our websites are built to be search engine friendly and comply to current standards. However, we cannot be responsible for future search engine results place listings.

Maintenance Plan

As well as our routine maintenance of your site our maintenance plan allows the clients to change content and images. Client changes are subject to a maximum of up to 5 changes per month unless otherwise agreed prior to contract.

Print Services

All artwork is required to be final proofed by the client prior to sending to external printers.

Responsibility/Liability

In the rare event of any unintentional copyright infringement on our part our liability will be limited to a refund of monies paid.

It is the client's responsibility to ensure that all logo, text, images and any other material supplied to be used in the project is free of any copyright infringement and that the client has the right to use such assets.

We can't guarantee that the functions contained in any web page templates or in a completed website will always be error-free and so we can't be liable to you or any third party for damages, including lost profits, lost savings or other incidental, consequential or special damages arising out of the operation of or inability to operate the website and any other web pages, even if you have advised us of the possibilities of such damages.

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how adara design uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.

We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

  • We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
  • We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.
  • Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
  • This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
  • All trade marks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.
  • Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
  • From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s). Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Copyright Notice

Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following: You may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only. You may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material. You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.