Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

Garden sPOTS, LLC is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will use your information to respond to you regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your personal information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.

If you open an account on our site or make a purchase, Garden sPOTS will collect your contact information including your name, email address, billing address, and delivery address to complete your transaction.  When you visit our website, we also collect basic site use information that does not identify individual users.  This is collected to help us determine our users’ demographics and preferences so that we can improve our website and product offerings. Garden sPOTS will not sell or rent any of the information we collect to third parties.

“Cookies” are small files that store information about your activity on our website and are stored on your computer.  Some cookies are necessary for you to navigate and make purchases on our site including “shopping cart” and “checkout.”  We also use analytic and performance cookies to monitor site traffic.  Our site is managed through Squarespace – you can review their site for a full list of the cookies they collect on our behalf here: squarespace_cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but should allow you to disable them.  However, if you disable cookies, you will not be able to use certain features of this website.

When you make a purchase on our site, the transaction is handled by a third-party e-commerce site. Contact and credit card information is transmitted to them via an encrypted connection to complete the transaction. E-commerce partners may also use cookies, which we do not have any control over.

When you visit our site, you are given an opportunity to sign up to receive our newsletter.  If you sign up for the newsletter, Garden sPOTS may use your purchase history, contact information, and other information that you provide to send you emails about services, promotions, or other information we believe will be of interest.  If you decide at any time to stop receiving these emails, you can click “unsubscribe” at the bottom of the email and you will be removed from our mailing list. 

If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities on our site, we may collect such information. We may use that information and other information that we obtain from your use of our site to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, and enforce our agreement for Terms of Service.

We may share aggregate statistics about our sales, traffic patterns, and related site information with other businesses we partner with (such as our suppliers), but these statistics will include no personally identifying information. Your information will not be shared for any other purpose and will be kept secured.

The Garden sPOTS website also contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Garden sPOTS cannot ensure that all of your private communications and other personally identifiable information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Privacy Statement. For example, we may be required to disclose information to the government or third parties under certain circumstances, or third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications. We can (and your use of our site authorizes us to) disclose any information about you to law enforcement or other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that may be illegal or may expose us to legal liability.

We welcome any questions or feedback you have concerning these policies. Please contact us via email at info@garden-sPOTS.comor via phone at (240) 863-2446.