bathstore.com

Terms & conditions

Fairplay Commitment

 

1. DEFINITIONS

2. PRICE

3. DEPOSIT ORDERS

4. DATE FOR PAYMENT

5. ORDER CHANGES

6. COLLECTION AND DELIVERY

7. LOSS OR DAMAGE TO GOODS ON DELIVERY

8. CANCELLATION RIGHTS - GOODS ORDERED INSTORE , VIA THE INTERNET OR TELEPHONE

9. WARRANTY AND LIABILITY

10. GENERAL

11. PRICE GUARANTEE

12. PRODUCT GUARANTEE

13. PROMOTION AND BASKET DISCOUNTS

14. WIN YOUR DREAM BATHROOM T&Cs

 

1. DEFINITIONS

1.1   In these conditions:
‘Condition’ means the standard terms and conditions of sale set out below, including any special terms and conditions agreed in writing by us;
‘Contract’ means any contract for Goods made between you and the Company;
‘Goods’ means the packaged products or services which we shall supply in accordance with these Conditions; 
‘We’ means Bathstore which is the trading name of Bathstore.com Limited. trading as Bathstore | Registered in England & Wales Company Number: 2240475 | Registered Office: Home House, 3 Albany Place, Hydeway, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 3UQ. Vat no. 125517037. Bathstore operate franchised stores and in these cases ‘we’ means the company as indicated on the face of the Contract. Some terms may vary in franchise stores;
‘You’ means the customer seeking to purchase the Goods from us and ‘Your’ shall be construed accordingly.

2. PRICE

The price of the Goods shall be the price given on the date you place your order and will be confirmed on your invoice. The price of the Goods will include VAT at the prevailing rate. Delivery charges may be applicable to your order. Ask in store for details. Prices correct at time of print. Errors and omissions excepted.

3. DEPOSIT ORDERS

We guarantee to hold the price of the goods on your invoice for 28 days from the date of your order. Should you be unable to take receipt of your goods within this time, the price paid can only be guaranteed by making payment in full and taking delivery within a further 30 days.

4. DATE FOR PAYMENT

You shall pay for the Goods at your local Bathstore in full either at the time you place the order or, if a deposit has been paid, at least 7 days prior to delivery being made, with cleared funds, otherwise the delivery date may be cancelled and re-scheduled.

5. ORDER CHANGES

Should you wish to change the order, delivery date or delivery address, you should contact your local Bathstore no later than 7 days prior to your original agreed delivery date to enable us to perform the Contract.

6. COLLECTION AND DELIVERY

6.1 Our home delivery service options and pricing will be explained at the point of order.
6.2 Home deliveries are generally made between 7.30am and 8pm. A convenient delivery date will be agreed with you at the point of placing your order. Some franchised stores have separate delivery services which may operate outside these times. You will be informed of this at the point of purchase. 
6.3 You shall be responsible for making all necessary arrangements to take collection of the Goods. 
6.4 Any specific, or exceptional, delivery requirements should be agreed with your local Bathstore at the point of purchase.
6.5 Delivery charges for orders outside mainland Britain or in the Highlands of Scotland may vary.
6.6 If you fail to take delivery of the Goods or fail to give us adequate delivery instructions on the date agreed for delivery, then we reserve the right to charge you the subsequent delivery charges.
6.7 We recommend that you do not confirm the start date with your installer until you have received and checked your delivery. If you do not check your delivery is correct before Installation starts Bathstore will not accept liability for any additional costs that you incur while any product Issues are resolved.  
6.8 You agree to accept delivery within 30 days of the date you make payment in full for your order unless otherwise agreed. We reserve the right to charge storage charges at the rate of 2% of the total order per month if orders are delivered outside 30 days.
6.9 Risk of damage to, or loss of the Goods shall pass to you at the time we deliver to your agreed delivery address.

Delivery Options

We have developed 4 great delivery service options to give you the maximum convenience and fastest possible delivery of your dream bathroom. Exclusions apply to 'Special Buy' products. 

Instore Express:
Designed to get small items to you as quickly as possible, the next day in most cases, if you order before 3pm (deliveries will be made between 7.30am and 8.00pm).

Instore Express Plus:
We’ve added a GUARANTEED before noon service for added speed and convenience, if you order before 3pm (deliveries will be made between 7.30am and 12 noon).

Premium Home Delivery:
As the specialists, we know that some of our bathroom products require special handling. Our Premium Home Delivery service includes added features such as timed delivery windows and room of choice delivery.

Store Collect:
We know everyone is busy and for complete convenience, selected small items can be delivered to store FREE OF CHARGE for collection (in-store offer only).

Instore Express 
If your item is suitable for carrier delivery we’ll usually get it to you the next working day (excluding Bank Holidays), or any future working day of your choice, if you order in-store or over the phone before 3pm (deliveries will be made between 7.30am and 8.00pm)*. We’ve designed this service to cover over half of our products so you can now receive your dream bathroom even quicker. Ask in-store for details.

If you order on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday before 3pm, we will deliver to you during Monday. Remember, you can also specify a different delivery address if you order in-store and have your order delivered to your workplace, a friend’s place, etc. for your added convenience.

Instore Express Plus 
This service has the same features as our Express service, but as we understand you are busy, we aim to deliver before 12 noon the next working day (excluding Bank Holidays), or on any future working day morning of your choice, if you order before 3pm (deliveries will be made between 7.30am and 12 noon)*.

On the day before your delivery you will receive an email confirming that your delivery has been shipped, and on the day of delivery you will be sent an email and text advising you of your one hour delivery timeslot. If the delivery date is not suitable you can use the links on the emails, or by reply to the text, to change the date that your order will be delivered. The emails will also provide you with links to track your orders progress through its delivery cycle.

* Please check your Express delivery times with your local store if you live in one of the following postcode areas: AB, DD9 and DD10, FK20, HS, IM, IV, KA27 and 28, KW, PA, PH, PO, PO30, TR, ZE.

Premium Home Delivery
Many of our products, including baths and shower enclosures, require special handling due to their size and weight. To give a great customer experience, we’ve developed our Premium Home Delivery service which includes the following features:

• 2 people on the van
We will take extra care of your bathroom delivery.

• Choice of delivery dates
If all of your goods are in stock at our warehouse, you will be given a choice of delivery dates at the point of order.

• Reservation of stock
We will reserve your stock at the point of full order payment for complete peace of mind.

• 3-5 day lead time
Premium Home Deliveries are usually made within 3-5 working days.

• 4 hour time slot
We will call you the day before to confirm a 4 hour delivery window (You will receive an email and/or text, 2 days before the delivery day, confirming the 4 hour delivery time window) so you don’t waste any unnecessary time waiting in (please note that the delivery may arrive slightly early).

• Room of choice
Our drivers will carry your order to the room of your choice where possible so no shifting of heavy boxes!
Delivery times are usually Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays) 7.30am-8.00 pm. We will confirm your 4 hour delivery time window the day before your delivery is made. If you have ordered any items requiring special handling, we will automatically arrange for your whole order to be delivered on our Premium Home Delivery service for complete peace of mind.

At the time of order you can also specify a Premium Home Delivery, rather than an Express delivery, for your small items if you wish to benefit from the unique features of this service. Delivery availability and charges for orders outside mainland Britain or in the Highlands of Scotland may vary.

Store Collect
For your added convenience, we can deliver selected small items direct to your local store for collection at the store manager’s discretion. As we deliver to our stores anyway, we are able to offer this service FREE OF CHARGE. Ask for details of your local store’s delivery dates.

Check your delivery

At the point of delivery please check that the number of items delivered matches the number advised on the handheld electronic device or the delivery note, so that your delivery can be recorded accurately. We recommend You complete a full check of all items within 7 days of the day after delivery. Please open each box and check that everything is as ordered and appears in good condition.
At bathstore we offer a no quibble replacement policy for items incorrectly supplied or damaged in transit during our delivery. Please notify your local store within 7 days and we will arrange to put things right as fast as we can.

Express Delivery Options: (smaller items only)

Instore Express (next day between 7:30am - 6:30pm)

Only £5.00

Instore Express Plus (next day between 7:30am - 12:00 noon)

Only £10.00

Online Express & Express Plus Spend over £250

FREE

Online Express & Express Plus Spend £0 - £49.99

£5

Online Express & Express Plus Spend £50 - £249.99 £15
Online Accessories* & Spare Parts (small items only) Spend £0 - £49.99 £5
Online Accessories* & Spare Parts (small items only) Spend over £50 FREE

*'Special Buy' accessories not included in Free delivery over £50. 

Premium Home Delivery:

Order Value

Home Delivery Charge

Instore £0 - £250

£15.00

Instore £250 - £499

£25.00

Instore £500 - £999

£35.00

Instore £1000 +

£40.00

FREE Online Delivery over £250 spend

FREE

Online £0 - £49.99

£5.00

Online £50 - £249.99

£15.00

Your delivery charge will be calculated by the total amount within your basket. Express delivery restrictions do apply to the certain postcodes (contact us for details). Outside mainland Britain: prices available upon request.

7. LOSS OR DAMAGE TO GOODS ON DELIVERY

7.1   We recommend You examine the Goods to check that they are as ordered and undamaged within 7 days from the day after delivery. Please open each box and check that everything is as ordered and appears in good condition. bathstore will replace Goods free of charge that have been incorrectly supplied or damaged in transit during their delivery. Please notify your local store within 7 days from the day after the day on which the Goods were received and We will arrange for a replacement item to be delivered and the damaged item to be collected.
7.2   All damaged Goods, wherever possible, should be returned in their original packaging.

8. CANCELLATION RIGHTS – GOODS ORDERED INSTORE, VIA THE INTERNET OR TELEPHONE

8.1 You will be entitled to cancel the Contract with us in the following circumstances:
8.1.1 Internet, telephone and store orders where goods have not been installed and you are unhappy with the Goods, for whatever reason, and notify us before the expiry of 14 days from the day after the day on which the Goods were received; or
8.1.2 Where Goods supplied are faulty or not in accordance with the specifications of your order.
8.2 A refund will be reimbursed to you within 28 days from the day after the day on which the cancellation was made. This is subject to us being given reasonable opportunity to collect the goods. 
8.3 This right of cancellation does not apply to special orders of products not featured in the Bathstore Catalogue or where goods are specifically made to your specification or personalised at your request.
8.4 You are obliged to take care of any products that you intend to return to us. We ask you to ensure that returned items are complete, unused, with unbroken seals (i.e. bath and body products) and, wherever possible, in the original packaging. Please ensure that they are packed appropriately for courier collection.
8.5 We cannot refund Goods that have been damaged while in your possession.

9. WARRANTY AND LIABILITY

9.1 Proof of purchase is required before any warranty claim can be assessed.
9.2 We shall make good by reimbursement of the whole or part of the price or, at our option, by repair or by replacement any defect developing under normal domestic use of the Goods within the stated guarantee period for the product effected, see below for full details of our product guarantees.
9.3 Save as provided elsewhere, our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence shall be unlimited and for all other loss or damage which you may suffer or incur in connection with the supply of Goods, our liability shall be limited to that caused by a natural and reasonably foreseeable consequence for which we are at fault or negligent.
9.4 All products come with a guarantee included at no extra cost. The length depends on the product. Please see below for more details.
9.5 If you are not entirely satisfied with your purchase please contact our customer service department at customerservice@bathstore.com or call 03332 412 701. We will try to resolve any issues that you have as quickly as possible and if necessary we will explain how to follow our complaints procedure. If you remain unhappy with our final response. you may be entitled to refer your complaint to The Furniture Ombudsman and we are bound to follow any decision that they make. To find out more about The Furniture Ombudsman and how you might be able to use their dispute resolution service visit www.thefurnitureombudsman.org or telephone 0845 653 2064.

10. GENERAL

10.1 We shall have no liability whatsoever for any failure to perform, or for a delay in the performance of any of our obligations under the Contract arising wholly or in part by reason for any factor beyond our direct control.
10.2 In placing an order with us, you warrant that you are a resident of the United Kingdom and that you have the necessary permission and authority to enter into this Contract. 
10.3 Where any competent authority deems any Condition to be invalid or unenforceable in whole or in part, then the offending part shall be removed and the validity of the remainder of the Condition shall not be affected.
10.4 These Conditions do not purport to confer a benefit on any third party by virtue of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 by any person that is not a party to it.
10.5 The Contract and these Conditions shall be governed by the laws of England, and you agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
10.6 Any notice required or permitted to be given by either party to the other under these Conditions shall be in writing addressed to the other party and delivered to the address provided at the time the order is confirmed or any subsequent or alternative address which one party may notify to the other from time to time.
10.7 The terms and conditions do not affect your statutory rights.

11. PRICE GUARANTEE

We'll beat any price, guaranteed. If you find a better price from a competitor in the next 14 days, we'll refund the difference.

- We will match the third party price and also deduct a percentage of the difference (the amount of deduction is at our discretion).

- All we ask is that you apply before your purchase or within 14 days of purchase from us. Where applicable a bathstore proof of purchase (receipt) is required.

- Your claim must be supported by a written quotation for the relevant product from the competing retailer.

- bathstore will only beat prices from competing high street retailers. All prices from online retailers are excluded.

- Prices will only be beaten once for each eligible item purchased from us.

- The product(s) must be comparable in all material aspects including style, quality, materials and structure. We reserve the right to refuse to beat the price of items not deemed to be equivalent at our sole discretion.

- The comparison will be made against the actual bathstore price including any discounts or offers applicable at the time the application is made.

- The price guarantee excludes tiles, Splash Panels, installation charges and delivery.

- bathstore reserve the right to withdraw or amend the bathstore price guarantee at any time without notice.

- Please email online@bathstore.com for full details or ask a member of our instore staff (store locator).

Product ranges and pricing in bathstore stores may not be the same as those for comparable products found on www.bathstore.com

Terms and conditions do not affect your statutory rights. bathstore are continually improving products and reserve the right to alter specifications.

WEEE

Waste electrical and electronic products. Click here for information about WEEE, and how Bathstore can recycle your old products.

12. PRODUCT GUARANTEES

Lifetime Product Guarantee

What do we mean by lifetime? All products eligible for guarantee are guaranteed for the lifetime of that particular product (exclusions apply), whist we hope you live a long and healthy life, we don't mean your lifetime unfortunately. We are confident in our product quality and therefore provide guarantees for a reasonable period of time, after purchase, based on the product type.  

The Product Range table of guarantee periods by type and the exclusions from is correct for products purchased after 29th June 2016. bathstore reserves the right to change the guarantee periods or amend the list of exclusions without notification however, all guarantee periods published at the time of full payment, or financial agreement arranged, will be honored upon proof of purchase date.

All bathstore products are engineered & manufactured to exacting standards and carry our additional guarantee over your statutory rights covering all manufacturing faults.

Product Range:

Product Category / Type

Guarantee period (years)

Exclusions from Lifetime Product

Exclusion Guarantee (years)

Ceramic sanitaryware

30

Cistern fittings

2

 

 

Seats

2

   

Special buy

1

Natural stone bowls

10

Special buy 1

Marble topped basins

5

Special buy

 1

Polymarble basins

5

Special buy

 1

Furniture

5

 Condo

 1

   

Special buy

1

Match Furniture

2

   

Baths

10

Splash bath

2

   

Form plus

2

 

 

Special buy

1

Whirlpool baths

 5

Special buy 1

Bath screens

10

 Key

 1

   

Special buy

1

Shower enclosures

10

Smartline

2

 

 

Seals

1

 

 

Free flow waste

2

 

 

Shower seats

2

   

Key

1

   

Special buy

1

Shower trays

10

Base trays

2

   

Special buy

1

Wet room systems

10 

Special buy

1

Shower systems and fittings

10

Hoses

2

 

 

Link head, fox and blade kits

2

   

Key

1

   

Special buy

1

Digital showers

5

Hoses

2

   

Special buy

1

Electric showers

2

Hoses

2

   

Special buy

1

Taps

 

10

Cartridges and flexi hoses

Other finishes excluding chrome

1

2

   

Moon

1

   

Flute

1

   

Favour

1

   

Special buy

1

SplashPanels

10

 

 

Laminate flooring

25

Flooring accessories

2

Vinyl flooring

15

Flooring accessories

2

Fixed accessories (Wall mounted)

10

TVs

1

   

Town

1

   

Key

1

   

Special buy

1

Freestanding accessories

2

Bath linens (towels, bathrobes and bath mats)

1

 

 

Vases and frames

1

 

 

Shower curtains

1

 

 

Bath and body products

N/A

 

 

Candles and home fragrance

N/A

   

Town

1

   

Special buy

1

Mirrors

5

Watertec mirrors

2

   

Key

1

   

Special buy

1

Illuminated mirrors & cabinets

5

Special buy

 1

Mirrored cabinets

5

430 cabinets

2

   

Special buy

1

Lighting and fittings

7

Lamps / Bulbs

1

 

 

MyPlan lights

5

 

 

Cabinet lights (internal & external)

3

 

 

Hotel lights

2

 

 

Savoy lights

5

 

 

Shaver socket

1

 

 

Halogen bulbs

1

 

 

Plinth lights

3

 

 

Illuminated shelf

3

   

Special buy

1

Ventilation

2

Special buy

Heating

10

Electric radiators

2

 

 

Summer heating kits

2

 

 

Valves

2

   

Key

1

   

Key valves

1

   

Special buy

1

Thermo controllers for underfloor heating

3

 

 

Waste kits

2

Key

   

Special buy

1

Pumps

2

Special buy

1

Spare parts

1

Special buy

1

Special buy

1

   

 

How to Claim: 
In the unlikely event that you encounter a problem with a bathstore product you should contact your local bathstore or contact our customer services team. They will be able to advise whether it is due to faulty product or faulty installation. If the problem is due to a manufacturing fault, they will arrange the supply of a replacement product.

Our Guarantee:
We will replace at our discretion, in part or whole, a product which is defective in operation or materials. If the exact model is no longer available, we will endeavour to provide the nearest equivalent from our then current range. To be covered by the guarantee, all products should be installed in accordance with the instructions provided and be for domestic use only. Products must be purchased and installed in the UK and Ireland only. This product guarantee applies to the original purchaser or end user and the original installation address only, is non-transferable and takes effect from the date of purchase. The guarantee does not cover damage during fitting, accidental or malicious damage, improper use or negligence, discolouration due to prolonged exposure to sunlight or UV light, general wear and tear (for example light bulbs, hinges, cartridges & shower hoses are items that do need to be replaced periodically), damage due to poor installation or servicing or consequential loss. Shower hoses, tap and shower cartridges & furniture hinges are guaranteed for one year. Care should be taken in hard water areas to ensure that cartridges are regularly cleaned. We require original proof of purchase to be provided for us to be able to consider any claim, so please keep your invoice and/or receipt.

bathstore reserve the right to alter the details of, or wholly withdraw elements of these guarantees entirely at their discretion. Existing commitments will be honoured up to the date the change is made and in accordance with the terms as set out here. 

Our Guarantee is in addition to your statutory rights, and does not affect your statutory rights. 

Ex-Display Products:
Products sold as ex-display have been installed in our stores and may well have scuffs and cosmetic damage consistent with normal use and where ever possible we have tried to show affected areas prior to sale.

Ex-display products are sold without bathstore's extended Lifetime Product Guarantee. This does not affect customer's statutory rights. bathstore are continually improving products and reserve the right to alter specifications.

13. PROMOTION AND BASKET DISCOUNTS

 

The bathstore sale

The bathstore sale prices apply to orders placed between 31.01.17 and 27.02.17. Save up to 10% off when you spend £250 - £1000; up to 15% off when you spend £1001 - £2000; and up to 25% off when you spend over £2000. Discount does not apply to installation and delivery services, Tiles, SplashPanels, Ted Baker tiles and Flooring, Product Bundles, Blue Selection range, clearance items, Special Buy items, Mira, Shower pumps, Harbour baths, wastes, Aqualisa, Lifestyle and Proofvision TV products and selected accessories. This offer may be made at other times at the discretion of bathstore. Prices shown in our bathstore sale leaflet and point-of-sale were correct at time of print, errors and omissions excepted. All reduced items were sold at a higher price for a period of 28 days or more between 26.12.16 and 30.01.17.

Special buy “up to 70% off”

The bathstore ‘special buy up to 70% off’ applies only to items clearly marked as ‘Special buy’ products. ‘Special buy’ products are all from stock that has recently become available and because we acquired them in bulk, we have priced them to sell quickly. The ‘was price’ of ‘Special buy’ products has been established when previously sold by bathsupermarket.com.

14. WIN YOUR DREAM BATHROOM T&Cs

By entering the competition you agree to have accepted the terms and conditions set out below.

Entry to the competition is through the following process:

All entries must be received, via email, with your name, address, order reference & a selection of before/after photographs (clearly indicated), along with a short statement answering the following questions - 1) What were you biggest design inspirations for the project? 2) What was your biggest consideration when planning this project? 3) Why do you think you should win?

All entries should be emailed to the competition email address by the closing date stated on the promotional material (email, print or social media campaign) Please send your project entry to win@bathstore.com 

Entrants must be UK residents who are over 18 years of age, except employees of bathstore, their relatives, agents and employees of authorised bathstore stores and franchisees or anyone professionally connected with this promotion.

By entering you are agreeing to participate in further marketing activities, not limited to but including giving Bathstore the right to publish, display, distribute and store your images and information across online and offline marketing platforms as well as the right to use images provided for case study purposes.

Competition closing date will be 31st August 2017. Any entries after Midnight of the closing date will NOT be valid. The winner will be selected by a panel and will be notified within 30 days via email and their name published online at www.bathstore.com. The prize cannot be transferred, exchanged or amended. The decision of the panel is final.

Sending an e-mail is not proof that we have received your entry. The bathstore holds no responsibility for entries that are lost or delayed, or which are not received for any reason.

Only one room per project per entry. The prize is for the purchase value of the bathstore products used in this room, excluding installation, up to the value of £5,000. In order for entries to be counted they must be complete with your unique bathstore order number as proof of purchase.

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