We take your privacy seriously. This page is designed to help you understand how we collect and use the personal information you provide to us and assist you in making informed decisions when using our site and our products and services.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
BradsHeatandAir.com collects data when visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to BradsHeatandAir.com, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
BradsHeatandAir.com uses any information input via contact forms to provide customers with information so that they can make an informed decision on a product or service provided by Brad’s Heating & Air, Inc.
Cookies are text files placed in your computer’s browser to store your preferences. Cookies do not contain personal information, but if you choose to furnish us with personal information, this information may be linked to the data stored in the cookie. We may use “cookies” to maintain a record of your visits and to improve the content and services on our site.
Web Server Logs
Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at this site, and the websites visited just before and just after our site.
Our system may also collect you IP address, which is a numerical address that is used to identify a computer connected to the Internet. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our site, to deliver web pages to you upon request, to tailor our site to the interests of our users, and to measure traffic within our site.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Analytics and How Information is used
BradsHeatandAir.com does not sell or rent your contact information to any third parties. We may use your personal information in order to:
- conduct and process transactions with you;
- communicate with you, such as respond to your inquiries, send purchase receipts, etc.;
- improve the website and the content and services offered on the site;
- for any other purposes for which the information is collected and maintained.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.