Privacy Statement

DIYnot.com Privacy Policy Statement

DIYnot Ltd has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website: DIYnot.com.

What information are you collecting and how are you collecting it?

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Web site.

We also use your IP address to examine our traffic in aggregate, but do not collect and evaluate this information for individuals. Our Web servers do not record e-mail addresses of the visitors. The IP address reveals nothing personal about you other than the IP address from which you have accessed our site.

What are cookies and how does DIYnot.com use them?

A cookie is a small piece of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. A cookie cannot read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. Cookies do not damage your system.

As part of offering and providing customisable and personalised services, DIYnot.com uses cookies to store information about you. All sections of DIYnot.com where you are prompted to log-in or that are customisable require that you accept cookies. We may use cookies to better personalise the content and promotions that you see on our site

Generally, we use cookies to remind us of who you are and to access your account information (stored on our computers) in order to deliver to you a better and more personalised service. This cookie is set when you register or “Log In” and is modified when you “Log Out” of our services. You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your browser. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies, or allow your browser to show you when a cookie is being sent. If you choose not to accept these cookies, your experience at our site may be diminished and some features will not work as intended. Third parties may use cookies for the purpose of displaying advertising, to opt out of Google’s use of cookies, please visit the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Registration / DIYnot Network

Our site’s registration form requires users to give us contact information (like their name and email address). We use customer contact information from the registration form to send the user information about DIYnot.com only, no third party will gain access to your details. Users may opt-out of receiving the newsletter; see the choice/opt-out section below.

If you supply us with your postal address on-line you will only receive the information for which you provided us your address.

What security precautions are in place to protect the loss, misuse, or alteration of my information?

Your personal registration information are password-protected so that you and only you have access to this personal information. You may edit your personal details by using your password at www.diynot.com/network. We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone. DIYnot.com will never ask you for your password in an unsolicited phone call or in an unsolicited email. Also remember to sign out DIYnot.com and close your browser window when you have finished your work. This is to ensure that other users cannot access your personal information and correspondence if you share a computer with someone else or are using a computer in a public place like a library or Internet cafe. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, DIYnot.com cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or from our online services, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.

Public Forums

This site makes forums available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.


This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided. You can edit this information by going to www.diynot.com/network, from here you can also unsubscribe and remove your personal details from DIYnot.com.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, visit the Contact Us page for details about how to contact us.

This site contains links to other sites. DIYnot Limited is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

What else should I know about my privacy?

Please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online - for example on forums or through email - that information can be collected and used by others. In short, if you post personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return. Ultimately, you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your passwords. Please be careful and responsible whenever you are online.

Your Consent to this Agreement

By using our Web site, you consent to the collection and use of information by DIYnot.com as specified above. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.