Privacy Statement


De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape does not read any of your private online communications.

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape and De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape collects and uses your personal information to operate the De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape Web site and deliver the services you have requested. De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape and its affiliates. De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape, in order to determine what De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape pages, or register with De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape site or services, a cookie helps De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape features that you customized.

You have the ability 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. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape is protecting your information.

Contact Information

De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape has not adhered to this Statement, please contact De Wet Louw - Design and Landscape at ig@redcactus.co.za. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.