Privacy


This website is owned and operated by Evergreen Lawns & Gardens. Respecting your privacy and ensuring the confidentiality of your personal information is critical to us. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to ensure that we interact with you in line with current data protection legislation such as the Data Protection Act 1998 and in accordance with your wishes.

NB: This statement does not extend to websites that are linked to this website. You should refer to the privacy policies of any such websites for further details about their use of your personal information.

General use of your information

Unless legally required to do so, we will not provide your information to third parties without your agreement.

What information do we gather?

In addition to information gathered directly (through e-mail correspondence), we also gather information indirectly. In common with most websites we have access logs. These logs record a user’s IP address and browser and are aggregated to produce summary information. This allows statistics about the popularity of the website to be compiled. Log files do not contain any personal information.

Cookies

We use a number of different cookies on this site. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then please visit www.aboutcookies.org for detailed guidance.

We have compiled a list below describing the cookies used on this site and what they are used for.

FIRST PARTY COOKIES

These are cookies which are set by this website directly.

Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics to collect information about visitor behaviour on this website. Google Analytics stores information about the pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you found this site and what you click on. This Analytics data is collected via a JavaScript tag in the pages of our site and is not tied to personally identifiable information. We therefore do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) through the use of cookies, so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.

Further information on Google’s position on privacy with regards to it’s analytics service can be found here

WordPress: This website runs the WordPress CMS and cookies are used to store basic data on your interactions with WordPress, and whether you have logged into WordPress. A session cookie is used to remember your log-in for you if you are a registered user and we deem these as being strictly necessary to the working of the website. If these session cookies are disabled then various functionality on the site will be broken.

Further information on session cookies and what they are used for can be found here

THIRD PARTY COOKIES

These are cookies set on your computer by external websites whose services are used on this site. Cookies of this type are the sharing buttons across the site allow visitors to share content onto social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. In order to implement these buttons, and connect them to the relevant social networks and external sites, there are scripts from domains outside of this website. You should be aware that these sites are likely to be collecting information about what you are doing all around the internet, including on this website.

You should check the respective policies of each of these sites to see how exactly they use your information and to find out how to opt out, or delete, such information.