DIY Sheds cookie policy

Introduction

A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in your computer’s web browser, while you are browsing a website.

When you use our website, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology. Cookies can track your use of our website to help us monitor and improve our services.

How we use cookies

We uses cookies in a number of ways to improve your experience on our website, including:

  • Understanding how you use our website
  • Keeping you signed in to your account
  • Saving your shed, garden office or playhouse designs if you create a new account

The types of cookies we use

Our website uses the following types of cookie:

  • Strictly necessary – we use these cookies so that we can recognise you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences. These could include the language you prefer and your location. These cookies are listed in the table below.
  • Performance – we use these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website, the content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser and device (computer or mobile phone). These cookies are listed in the table below.

Changing your cookie settings for our website

You can manage your cookie preferences by using our cookie pop-up tool when you first visit our website or by changing your settings using the tick boxes below. You can turn the performance cookies on or off and save those settings. You cannot turn off the cookies that are strictly necessary because it would stop features of the website from working.

You can also change your browser settings to completely disable cookies but you may find that some of the features on our website do not subsequently work correctly.

Other organisations’ services

We also link to other services from our website and they may set a cookie on your device. We recommend you always read other site owner’s privacy notices and cookie policies to understand the information they collect and how they use it. These companies include advertising networks and social media platforms.

Awin

Awin operates an affiliate marketing network. If you place an order through our website to buy materials for your shed, garden office or playhouse, then Awin will place a cookie on your device.

You can read Awin’s privacy policy here. You can manage their cookies here.

Instagram

Instagram is an online social networking service. If you use the Instagram link at the bottom of our website page then Instagram will place a cookie on your device.

You can read Instagram’s privacy policy here. You can manage their cookies here.

LinkedIn

LinkedIn is an online business networking service. If you use the LinkedIn link at the bottom of our website page then LinkedIn will place a cookie on your device.

You can read LinkedIn’s privacy policy here. You can manage their cookies here.

YouTube

YouTube is an online video sharing platform. If you use the YouTube link at the bottom of our website page then YouTube will place a cookie on your device.

You can read YouTube’s privacy policy here. You can manage their cookies here.

Further information

For further information on cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.