1.1. This website is owned and operated by Chill House Ltd.
1.2. These are the terms and conditions on which we supply products to you, being goods. This tells you information about us and the legal terms and conditions on which we sell any of the products listed on our website to you. Please read through these terms and conditions before placing your order. They do not affect your statutory rights.
1.3. Placing an order with Chill House LTD constitutes your agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions. Chill House LTD reserves the right to change these terms and conditions from time to time without notice to you. Your contract with us will be governed by the terms and conditions in place when your order is accepted.
1.4. Before placing your order, if you have any questions relating to these terms and conditions please Contact Us.
2. Information about Chill House and how to contact us:
2.1. We are Chill House LTD (referred to through these terms and conditions as “we” or “us”) a company registered in England and Wales. Our company registration number is 12063224 and our registered office is at Unit 7 Murdock Road, Middlesbrough, TS3 8TB. Our registered VAT Number is GB333712913.
2.2. You can contact us by any of the following methods:
- By Phone: 07432768168
- By Email: email@example.com
- By Post: Chill House, Unit 7 Murdock Road, Middlesbrough, TS3 8TB
3. Terms of Website use
3.1. The content of the Website is protected by copyright (including design copyrights), trademarks, patent, database and other intellectual property rights and similar proprietary rights. You acknowledge that the intellectual property rights in the material and content supplied as part of the Website shall remain with us or our licensors.
3.2. You may download or copy the content and other downloadable items displayed on the Website subject to the condition that the material may only be used for personal non-commercial purposes. Copying or storing the contents of the Website for other than personal use is expressly prohibited.
3.3. You may retrieve and display the content of the Website on a computer screen, store such content in electronic form on disk (but not any server or other storage device connected to a network) or print one copy of such content for your own personal use, provided you keep intact all copyright and proprietary notices. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy or distribute or use for commercial purposes any of the materials or content on the Website. No licence is granted to you in these Conditions to use any of our trademarks or those of our affiliated companies.
3.4. Goods sold by us and Website content may be subject to copyright, trade mark or other intellectual property rights in favour of third parties. We acknowledge those rights. You may not reproduce, or cause to be reproduced, any of Chill House Ltd products or designs.
3.5. When registering on the Website you must choose a username and password. You are responsible for all actions taken under your chosen username and password.
4. How to Place an Order
4.1. You can place an order via our website www.chill-house.co.uk following the prompts given, by e-mailing us using the following email firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling us on 07432768168.
4.2. You can also place an order using marketplaces, such as Etsy, Ebay and Amazon.
4.3. Once you have placed an order through the website or the marketplace you will be contacted via e-mail with details of your order and further information. Please ensure you check the details are correct and contact us at your earliest convenience if anything is incorrect or not as expected. For bespoke orders please allow 1-2 working days for us to get back to you.
4.4. The successful placement of your order is deemed your acceptance of these terms & conditions. Our acceptance of your order will take place when we email you to accept it, at which point a contract will come into existence between you and us. In the unlikely event that we are unable to accept your order, we will notify you as soon as possible. Non-acceptance of an order may be as a result of one of the following:
- the product you ordered being unavailable from stock;
- a product pricing or description error;
- our inability to obtain authorisation for your payment; or
- we are unable to meet a delivery deadline you have specified.
4.5. Once you have set up your account with us as part of the order process, you will be able to access your order details from our website.
5. Our Products
5.1. Products may vary slightly from their pictures. The images of the products on our website are for illustrative purposes only. We aim to display as accurately as possible the colours of our products on our website, however, as different computers display colour tones differently we cannot guarantee the complete accuracy of the pictures or photographs that are shown. If you are concerned about an item's finish please order samples first.
5.2. If we are making the product to measurements you have given us you are responsible for ensuring that these measurements are correct. We do not accept returns or issue refunds for bespoke orders.
5.3. If you wish to make a change to the product you have ordered, following order but before despatch, please contact us. We will let you know if the change is possible. If it is possible we will let you know about any changes to the price of the product, the timing for delivery or anything else which would be necessary as a result of your requested change and ask you to confirm whether you wish to go ahead with the change.
6. Pricing and Payment
6.1. All prices and charges on our website are quoted in Pounds Sterling. All product prices include VAT, but exclude any delivery costs. These are calculated as part of the checkout process, based on the delivery location and the size or weight of your products. We take all reasonable care to ensure that the price of the products advised to you is correct. If we discover an error in the price of products you have ordered we will inform you as soon as possible and give you an option of reconfirming your order at the correct price, or cancelling the order. If we accept and process your order where a pricing error is obvious and unmistakeable and could reasonably have been recognised by you as a mispricing, we may end the contract, refund you any sums you have paid and require the return of any products provided to you.
6.2. If the rate of VAT changes between your order date and the date we supply the product, we will adjust the rate of VAT that you pay, unless you have already paid for the product in full before the change in the rate of VAT takes effect.
6.3. Payment for your order is made at the point of placing the order. We accept payment with most types of credit and debit card (Visa, Mastercard, Delta, Switch or Maestro). We also accept Paypal Payments. We will advise you if your payment details cannot be authorised for any reason. We will then arrange for payment to be made by another method.
7.1 We use a third party courier for delivery of our items. As the standard vans used can only reach certain areas, you are responsible for telling us about a remote, or hard to access area before purchase so that we can advise as to whether any additional delivery costs will be incurred, which you are liable to pay for.
7.2 The Goods will be delivered to you at the address you provided during the order process which may be an address other than the billing address. All Goods must be signed for by an adult aged 18 years or over on delivery. The Goods may be sent to you in instalments.
7.3 We employ professional carriers. Nevertheless, you must examine the Goods on arrival. If you are asked for your signature on delivery, you must examine the Goods before signing for it.
7.4 Any dates quoted for delivering the Goods are approximate only. If no date is specified then it will take place within 30 days or after a reasonable time of the date of the Confirmation Notice, unless there are exceptional circumstances. We shall not be liable for any delay in delivering the Goods, however caused.
7.5 Lead times are as stated in product descriptions. We reserve the right to extend lead times where necessary, providing there has been written confirmation sent to you to notify you of a delay.
7.6 If a delivery is missed, you are responsible for re-arranging the delivery to suit you. After a number of delivery attempts the parcel may return back to us. You will be responsible for any extra delivery costs to re-send the parcel to your chosen address.
7.7 For delivery of large furniture items we require a contact number to be left at the time of purchase, these goods cannot be dispatched without a contact number. Failure to provide a contact number may result in delivery delays.
7.8 For Christmas deliveries, we recommend that you check our Website or social media pages for the last date of delivery. We will endeavour to dispatch all Goods that are in stock within 24 hours. However, we cannot guarantee delivery by 24th December.
7.9. We deliver within the UK mainland and EU. Please note if you are based in Scotland or the South West, we normally deliver within 5-10 working days, however some locations at the furthest corners of the Country can take up to 30 days. The offshore postcodes have different charges and delivery times. Please contact us if you require further clarification.
7.10. Due to our commitment to the environment, we prefer to wait until all your items are in stock before we arrange delivery so that we can deliver them all at once. However, if you have an urgent need for one of the items on your order, we may be able to arrange for your in-stock items to be delivered separately. Please note that if you choose to split your order in this manner, the second delivery may incur a delivery charge. Please contact our sales team on 07432768168 for further details.
7.11. We will deliver products to you as soon as reasonably possible and in any event within 28 days after the day on which we accept your order. It may not be possible to deliver some items within this timeframe (for example, out of stock or bespoke items), if this is the case we will let you know the estimated delivery date before accepting your order and you may either agree the estimated delivery date or cancel the contract for a full refund.
7.12. If a product is unavailable from stock or our supply of the products is delayed by an event outside our control (ie a delay from our suppliers or adverse weather conditions) then we will contact you as soon as possible to let you know and we will take steps to minimise the effect of the delay. Provided we do this we will not be liable for delays caused by the event, but if there is a risk of substantial delay you may contact us to end the contract and receive a refund for any products you have paid for but not received. In the event that you do not choose to end the contract in these circumstances, we reserve the right to cancel the contract and we will write to you to inform you of this and will refund you in full for any money you have paid in advance for the product.
7.13. Before placing your order, please check that the items of furniture will fit through any passages, stairwells, landings and doorways on the way to the destination room. Please ensure you cover any carpets, flooring or furniture and remove pictures and valuables from the delivery area and the route to it through your property. Whilst every care will be taken by the delivery drivers, we will not be liable for any damage to your property caused by your failure to provide a clear access route to the delivery location. We are also not responsible for the cost of repairing any pre-existing faults or damage to your property that we discover whilst delivering the products. Please note there may be restrictions as to how many flights of stairs the delivery team can deliver up. For further information please contact our team. We endeavour to give as much information as possible in respect to weight and size of our products and you can read our “How to Measure” pages for more information or contact our sales team on 07432768168 if you are unsure.
7.14. You will be asked for a signature on receipt of your order to confirm where possible, that your products have arrived in a satisfactory condition.
7.15. For all orders, it is essential that someone over the age of 16 is available to receive and sign for your delivery. Unfortunately, we will not be able to deliver your products if there is no one at home to sign for them, so please contact our Customer Services team if that is likely to be the case. Please also ensure the person at your property has all your order details, in particular details of any extras you have paid for, as our drivers will be guided by them during the delivery; this includes where you want the goods delivered if you have selected a Room of Choice service. Unfortunately we cannot provide a refund for any services refused at the time of delivery, as these are arranged and paid for in advance.
7.16. During delivery, we kindly ask that all pets are securely kept in another room. This is to ensure the safety of our delivery drivers and your pet(s).
7.17. If the products are lost or damaged in transit, please let us know promptly by contacting our aftercare team on 07432768168. In order to make sure we have all the relevant information please also email us a brief description of the issues and accompanying photos to email@example.com.
7.18. Products will be your responsibility from the time the courier delivers them to the address you gave us or you collect from us.
7.19. Please check our delivery page for specific details on each of our delivery services.
7.20. Failed delivery. If a delivery fails as a result of one of the following reasons, we will contact you to arrange a redelivery and will charge you for the costs incurred as set out in clause below:
a) If we are provided with incorrect delivery information;
b) no one (over the age of 16) is available at the delivery address to receive the delivery within the agreed delivery slot; and
c) our couriers are unable to gain safe access to the delivery address.
Our charges for a failed delivery are:
£20 for orders under 25kg
£40 for orders 25kg and over
Surcharges may also apply depending on your location and the additional delivery options that you choose, please see our delivery page for more information.
8. Returns and Cancellation (Your Rights to End the Contract)
8.1. You can always end your contract with us. Your rights when you end the contract will depend on what you have bought, whether there is anything wrong with it, how we are performing and when you decide to end the contract:
- If what you have bought is faulty or misdescribed you may have a legal right to end the contract (or to get the product repaired or replaced or a service re-performed or to get some or all of your money back).
- If you want to end the contract because of something we have done or have told you we are going to do.
- If you have just changed your mind about the product, You may be able to get a refund if you are within the cooling-off period, but this may be subject to deductions [and you will have to pay the costs of return of any goods];
- Ending the contract because of something we have done or are going to do. If you are ending a contract for a reason set out at (a) to (e) below the contract will end immediately and we will refund you in full for any products which have not been provided and you may also be entitled to compensation. The reasons are:
a) we have told you about an upcoming change to the product or these terms which you do not agree to;
b) we have told you about an error in the price or description of the product you have ordered and you do not wish to proceed;
c) there is a risk that supply of the products may be significantly delayed because of events outside our control;
d) we have suspended supply of the products for technical reasons, or notify you we are going to suspend them for technical reasons, in each case for a period of more than 30 days; or
e) you have a legal right to end the contract because of something we have done wrong (including because we have delivered late)
8.2. Exercising your right to change your mind (Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013). For most products bought online you have a legal right to change your mind within 14 days and receive a refund. These rights, under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013, are explained in more detail in these terms.
8.3. When you don’t have the right to change your mind. You do not have a right to change your mind in respect of:
8.4. How long do I have to change my mind? How long you have depends on what you have ordered and how it is delivered.
- Have you bought goods (for example, our furniture)?, if so you have 30 days after the day you (or someone you nominate) receives the goods, unless your goods are split into several deliveries over different days. In this case you have until 30 days after the day you (or someone you nominate) receives the last delivery to change your mind about the goods.
8.5. How to End the Contract With Us (Including if you have changed your mind)
- Tell us you want to end the contract. To end the contract with us, please let us know by doing one of the following:
- Phone or email. Call customer services on 07432768168 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide your name, home address, details of the order and, where available, your phone number and email address.
8.6. Returning products after ending the contract. If you end the contract for any reason after products have been despatched to you or you have received them, you must return them to us. You must either return the goods in person to where you bought them or (if they are not suitable for posting) allow us to collect them from you. Please note you will need to ensure someone (over the age of 16) is available at the time of collection to sign the goods over to our collection team. Please call customer services on 07432768168 or email us at email@example.com to arrange collection. If you are exercising your right to change your mind you must send off the goods within 14 days of telling us you wish to end the contract.
8.7. When we will pay the costs of return. We will pay the costs of return:
- if the products are faulty or misdescribed;
- if you are ending the contract because we have told you of an upcoming change to the product or these terms, an error in pricing or description, a delay in delivery due to events outside our control or because you have a legal right to do so as a result of something we have done wrong.
- In all other circumstances (including where you are exercising your right to change your mind) you must pay the costs of return.
8.8. What we charge for collection. If you are responsible for the costs of return and we are collecting the product from you, we will charge you the direct cost to us of collection. Our charges are as follows:
- Orders under 25kg: £20 (excludes our made to order products)
- Orders 25kg and over: £70 (excludes our made to order products)
- Made to order – returns are the responsibility of the customer to return to our central delivery point in good condition. However, The Chill House Ltd recognise that some customers will not have the means to do this and we will arrange collection during normal business hours (Monday to Friday (excluding Public/Bank Holidays), if requested. By providing this service we will make a charge of £200 per individual piece to cover the cost of collecting the items.
- Surcharges may also apply depending on your location and the additional delivery options that you choose, please see our delivery page for more information.
8.9. How we will refund you. We will refund you the price you paid for the products including delivery costs, by the method you used for payment. However, we may make deductions from the price, as described below.
8.10. Deductions from refunds if you are exercising your right to change your mind. If you are exercising your right to change your mind:
- We may reduce your refund of the price (excluding delivery costs) to reflect any reduction in the value of the goods, if this has been caused by your handling them in a way which would not be permitted in a shop. If we refund you the price paid before we are able to inspect the goods and later discover you have handled them in an unacceptable way, you must pay us an appropriate amount.
- The maximum refund for delivery costs will be the costs of delivery by the least expensive delivery method we offer. For example, if we offer delivery of a product within 3-5 days at one cost but you choose to have the product delivered within 24 hours at a higher cost, then we will only refund what you would have paid for the cheaper delivery option.
- Where the product is a service, we may deduct from any refund an amount for the supply of the service for the period for which it was supplied, ending with the time when you told us you had changed your mind. The amount will be in proportion to what has been supplied, in comparison with the full coverage of the contract.
8.11. When your refund will be made. We will make any refunds due to you as soon as possible. If you are exercising your right to change your mind then:
- If the products are goods and we have not offered to collect them, your refund will be made within 7 days from the day on which we receive the product back from you or, if earlier, the day on which you provide us with evidence that you have sent the product back to us.
- In all other cases, your refund will be made within 14 days of your telling us you have changed your mind
8.12. Our Rights to End the Contract
We may end the contract if you break it. We may end the contract for a product at any time by writing to you if:
- you do not, within a reasonable time of us asking for it, provide us with information that is necessary for us to provide the products, for example, delivery information;
- you do not, within a reasonable time, allow us to deliver the products to you or collect them from us;
- you do not, within a reasonable time, allow us access to your premises to supply the services.
8.13. You must compensate us if you break the contract. If we end the contract in the situations set out above we will refund any money you have paid in advance for products we have not provided but we may deduct or charge you reasonable compensation for the net costs we will incur as a result of your breaking the contract.
9. If There Is a Problem With the Product
9.1. How to tell us about problems. If you have any questions or complaints about the product, please contact us. You can telephone our customer service team on 07432768168 or write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
9.2. Summary of your legal rights. We are under a legal duty to supply products that are in conformity with this contract. See the box below for a summary of your key legal rights in relation to the product. Nothing in these terms will affect your legal rights.
9.3. Summary of your key legal rights
This is a summary of your key legal rights. These are subject to certain exceptions. For detailed information please call 07432768168. If your product is goods, the Consumer Rights Act 2015 says goods must be as described, fit for purpose and of satisfactory quality. During the expected lifespan of your product your legal rights entitle you to the following:
a) Up to 30 days: if your goods are faulty, then you can get an immediate refund.
B) Up to six months: if your goods can’t be repaired or replaced, then you’re entitled to a full refund, in most cases.
Your obligation to return rejected products. If you wish to exercise your legal rights to reject products you must either return them in person to where you bought them, post them back to us or (if they are not suitable for posting) allow us to collect them from you. We will pay the costs of postage or collection. Please call customer services on 07432768168 or email us at email@example.com for a return label or to arrange collection.
10.1. All complaints must be sent in writing by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or a letter to Unit 7 Murdock Road, Middlesbrough, TS3 8TB. Complaints must include your order number and details of the complaint.
10.2. In the event that you make a complaint about an item, we reserve the right to request and review clear photographs of the issue to determine if this is the result of the natural characteristics of the wood, or if it is a result of damage to the item.
10.3. In the event that we determine damage has occurred to the item, we are entitled to offer a solution which we see fits best including but not limited to sending a wax care pack, returning an item, or exchanging an item. We cannot be held responsible for additional costs incurred by installation, assembly or disassembly of any of our shelves or furniture items.
10.4. We reserve the right to refuse a resolution to an issue that has occurred during fitting, assembling or installing the product if we are able to determine that the product was manufactured correctly.
10.5. If, for any reason we are unable to come to an agreement on a complaint, you may choose to raise this with the Online Dispute Resolution.
11.1. Our Liability
11.2. We are responsible to you for foreseeable loss and damage caused by us. If we fail to comply with these terms, we are responsible for loss or damage you suffer that is a foreseeable result of our breaking this contract or our failing to use reasonable care and skill, but we are not responsible for any loss or damage that is not foreseeable. Loss or damage is foreseeable if either it is obvious that it will happen or if, at the time the contract was made, both we and you knew it might happen, for example, if you discussed it with us during the sales process.
11.3. We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. Nothing in these terms limits or excludes our liability for:
a) death or personal injury caused by our negligence;
b) fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
c) breach of the terms implied by section 12 of the Sale of Goods Act 1979 (title and quiet possession);
d) defective products under the Consumer Protection Act 1987; or
e) breach of any of your other legal rights
12.1. We understand that you care how information about you is used and shared and we appreciate your trust in us to deal with it sensibly.
13. Other Important Terms
13.1. We may transfer our rights and obligations under these terms to another organisation. We will always tell you in writing if this happens and we will ensure that the transfer will not affect your rights under the contract.
13.2. You may only transfer your rights or your obligations under these terms to another person if we agree to this in writing.
13.3. When we use the words “writing” or “written”, this includes emails.
13.4. This contract is between you and us. No other person shall have any rights to enforce any of its terms.
13.5. Each of the paragraphs of these terms operates separately. If any court or relevant authority decides that any of them are unlawful, the remaining paragraphs will remain in full force and effect.
13.6. If we do not insist immediately that you do anything you are required to do under these terms, or if we delay in taking steps against you in respect of your breaking this contract, that will not mean that you do not have to do those things and it will not prevent us taking steps against you at a later date.
13.7. These terms are governed by English law and you can bring legal proceedings in respect of the products in the English courts. If you live in Scotland you can bring legal proceedings in respect of the products in either the Scottish or the English courts. If you live in Northern Ireland you can bring legal proceedings in respect of the products in either the Northern Irish or the English courts.
14. Customer Surveys and Reviews
14.1. After your order has been completed we may contact you with a short customer survey. We would be very grateful if you could complete it as it will help us to continue to improve our customer service. Some sections of these surveys will be posted on our website using your name and location (ie initial, surname, county). If you would prefer that your comments aren't used in this manner please let us know.
14.2. After your order has been delivered, we may contact you to ask you to leave a review of the product(s) you have ordered. Submitted reviews will automatically appear on the relevant product page but we reserve the right to alter or remove reviews in the following cases:
a) The review is not relevant to the actual product itself, ie applies to the service you received from Chill House Ltd
b) The review contains language that could be considered offensive to other users
c) The review contains spelling errors or grammatical mistakes that affect the readability of the review and presentation of the page. Please note that in this case, the review will normally be amended, as long as it doesn't conflict with the first two conditions.
15. Promotional Offers
15.1. All voucher codes are subject to fair usage policy and as such can be declined if we feel abuse of that code is taking place. Vouchers can be applied to new orders only.
15.2. Selected customers will receive a promotional offer giving them a discount off their next order; this discount cannot be applied if a customer has cancelled their original order or redeemed if a customer re-orders the same product they have returned. This offer expires 31 days from the customer’s first delivery date and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, sale items, bundles or room set savings. Our customer service team have the right to refuse this discount if these terms and conditions are not adhered to.
These terms were last changed on 12th of January 2022. Errors and Omissions Excepted.