What are browser cookies?They are very small text files that are created by a website through a browser on your computer. They are used to help you navigate a website, identify preferences and perform specific functions, for example, you input a room’s dimensions into a text box on a website and the website then automatically calculates the materials required for each product page that you visit on that website.
Anonymously tracking page visits, hits, search terms, visitor locations etc. for statistical purposes, which help us to improve our services. We use Google Analytics to provide us with information about use of the website, examples of this statistical information would be how many visitors from United Kingdom we have had, how many visitors used Internet Explorer as a browser, how many pages were visited today, what words visitors search for to find our website etc.
Improving security on the website to prevent fraudulent activity and protect your personal information
Identifying visitors for login purposes. This ensure that you stay logged in on each page you visit, allows your browser to remember your login credentials, allows us to make recommendations based on your preferences or settings
Storing an anonymous reference to your shopping basket
Storing an anonymous reference to information you enter into the website e.g. to track popular search terms
Remarketing PolicyWe use third-party vendors, including first-party cookies (Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimise, and serve ads based on your past visits to our website. These cookies do not store any personal or confidential information. They track information such as duration of visit, pages visited and search terms used.
The third party vendor (Google) is able to display these adverts across the web using selected partners who support Google AdSense functionality.
If you wish to opt out of this service, you can do so by visiting the Ads Preferences Manager.