Terms and conditions

Business Policies 

Please read the terms and conditions carefully as they contain important information. All orders are subject to our full terms andconditions (below). Nothing in these conditions affects your statutoryrights as a consumer. You are also directed to our terms and conditions of using this website and to our private policy which are applicable to your use of this website. 

Standard conditions of sale 

1. Definitions 

1.1 "Buyer" means the person who buys or agrees to buy the Products from the Seller. 

1.2 "Conditions" means the terms and conditions of sale set out in thisdocument and any special terms and conditions agreed in writing by theSeller. 

1.3 "Delivery date" means the date specified by the Seller when the Products are to be delivered. 

1.4 "Products" means those goods specified. 

1.5 "Price" means the price for the Products including VAT at the time of acceptance of the order. 

1.6 "Seller" means Sahara Furniture. 

1.7 "Consumer" shall bear the meaning ascribed in section 12 Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977. 

2. Conditions and stock availability 

2.1 Nothing in these conditions shall affect the buyer's statutory rights as a consumer. 

2.2 The Seller shall sell and the Buyer shall purchase the products inaccordance with any written and/or electronically communicatedquotation of the Seller which is properly accepted by the Buyer, or anywritten or verbal order of the Buyer which is accepted by the Seller including but not limited to orders placed using the Seller'selectronic online ordering service, subject in any case to theseconditions, which shall govern the contract to the exclusion of anyother terms and conditions subject to which any such quotation isaccepted or purported to be accepted, or any such order is made or ispurported to be made, by the Buyer. 

2.3 Any typographical or clerical or other error or omission in any salesliterature, quotation, price list, acceptance of offer, invoice orother document or information issued by the Seller shall be subject tocorrection without prior notice or any liability attaching to the erroron the part of the Seller. 

2.4 Ifany provision of these conditions is adjudged invalid or unenforceablein whole or in part the validity of the other provisions of theseconditions and the remainder of those provisions in question shall notbe affected. 

2.5 If the Seller doesnot have sufficient stock to be able to deliver the goods ordered bythe Buyer then any sum paid by the Buyer will be refunded orre-credited to your account and the Seller will notify you at theaddress given by you in your order form or via email or phone. Therefund will be made as soon as possible and, in any event, within 30days of your order. The Seller will not be obliged to offer anycompensation for disappointment or any other consequential losssuffered. If an item cannot be delivered within the quoted deliverywindow the buyer will have the option of a full refund. 

3. The price and payment 


3.1 Save as provided otherwise herein the Price shall be that as stipulatedin the Seller's published price list current at the date of acceptanceof the order of the Products. In the event of any increase in the costto the Seller of raw materials, labour, overheads, or any increase intaxes or duties, or any variation in exchange rate the Seller mayincrease the Price payable under the contract upon written notice beinggiven to the Buyer. If notice of price increase is given by the seller, the buyer shall have the right to cancel the order and receive back anysums they have paid. Notice of cancellation must be received in writing by the seller within seven days of delivery of the notice of price increase to the buyer. 

3.2 Payment of the full Price shall be due at the date of the order. Time forpayment shall be of the essence. If the Buyer does not pay the full Price on notification of shipment the Seller may bring an action forthe Price even though property in the Products has not been passed tothe Buyer. If the Buyer fails to make payment as required the Sellermay suspend delivery of the Products or any further Products ordereduntil payment is made in full. 

3.3 Interest on overdue invoices shall accrue from the date when paymentbecomes due from day to day until the date of payment at the rate of 2%above Barclays Bank Plc's base rate from time to time in force andshall accrue at such a rate after as well as before any judgement.

3.4 We try very hard to ensure that all information on this site isaccurate. However, occasionally, an error can occur. If we discover anerror in the price or description of a product you have ordered, wewill tell you and ask you whether you wish to continue with your orderor cancel it. 

4. The products 

4.1 The quantity and description of the Products shall be set out in the Seller's quotation. 

4.2 The Seller may make any changes in the specification of the Productswhich do not materially affect their quality or performance required toconform with any applicable statutory requirements where the Productsare supplied to the Seller's specification. 

4.3 Photographs are for illustrative purpose only, and may not exactlymatch the product itself. Photographs do not comprise any contractualwarranty on the part of the Seller and should not be relied upon by theBuyer as an exact representation of Products. 

5. Warranties and liability 

5.1 We warrant that our furniture is fit for its intended purpose and reasonable domestic use for a period of 1 year from the delivery date. If you find a defect in the workmanship in any part or component Sahara Furniture will repair or replace the furniture free of charge. A defect under these terms means any imperfection in the material or workmanship that will impair the use of this furniture product. The warranty is applicable only at the original delivery address unless the dismantling and moving of the furniture is done professionally by Sahara Furniture employees at the current cost. A notice of 14 days prior to the move is required via email or in writing. 

5.2 Faulty goods after acceptance of Goods:

Under Warranty: first instance the Buyer must report the fault to the Seller with a full description of alleged fault, the Seller will then arrange an engineer to attend and either rectify the fault on site or advise on action needed to remedy. If the fault is deemed a manufactures fault and the item is under guarantee then we will replace the faulty item Free of Charge within a reasonable time period.

5.3 The Seller does not provide any warranty cover against defects in his own right. 

5.4 If the Buyer is dissatisfied with his purchase for any reason he may, within seven days of delivery, contact the Seller's customer service department to arrange for collection of the goods at the Buyer's expense (Costs Refer to 5.5). Any money which you have paid excluding the delivery / collection cost will be refunded within 30 days provided that the Seller receives the goods unused, in its original packaging and in the same condition as they were in at the time of delivery to you. The Buyer's account shall then be credited with the purchase Price of the goods less any Collection charges and a 20% re-stocking fee. This credit maybe used to buy items from the Seller's online catalogue. We recommend that you use an insured registered carrier to return your item. Sahara Furniture will not be held liable for the cost of return or lost or damaged items. 

5.5 Collection charges for unwanted goods after Acceptance of Goods.

Sahara Furniture will deduct from any refund the cost of recovering goods from customers. Collection charges are applied on a case-by-case basis depending on the nature of the Product and where it is collected from. All collection charges will reflect our direct costs of collection and will be notified to customers in advance

5.6 Except where the Buyer acts as a Consumer all other warranties, conditions and terms relating to fitness for purpose, satisfactory quality or conditions of the products whether implied by statute or common law or otherwise are excluded to the fullest extent of the law. 

5.7 Insofar as is permitted by law, our only liability to you under these terms and conditions will be, at our sole discretion, to make good any shortage or non-delivery, to replace or repair any goods which are received by you in a damaged or defective state or to refund to you any sums actually paid by you for the goods in question. We will not be liable to you for any indirect or consequential loss or damage arising out of any problem you notify to us and will have no liability to you for any failure or delay in delivering goods or any damage or defect in goods delivered which is caused by any event or circumstance which is beyond our reasonable control. Nothing in this Clause 5 affects your statutory rights as a consumer. 


6. Delivery 

6.1 Delivery of the products shall be made by the Seller or his agentnotifying the Buyer that the products are available for collection atthe Sellers premises or for delivery to such place as the Buyer mayspecify at the time the order is placed. 

6.2 We are usually able to deliver orders to mainland England and Waleswithin 28 days of date of purchase. Most goods are delivered within a14 day time frame. The Seller shall use his reasonable endeavours tomeet any date agreed for delivery. For deliveries to Scotland or theIslands the price and time of delivery will be stated after your order has been received. We do not ship goods overseas. 

6.3 In any event time of delivery shall not be of the essence. 

6.4 The Seller shall not be liable for any delay in delivery howsoever caused. 

6.5 In the case of goods purchased by credit card, those goods can only bedelivered to the credit card holders address (in order to protect you,we carry out extensive checks to ensure that your card is not beingused fraudulently) and must be signed by the credit card holder ondelivery. 

6.6 Orders over £1000 (including VAT) total value for delivery to addresses within mainland UK are delivered free of charge. 

6.7 Delivery with a total value under £1000 (including VAT) does not include free delivery. Such deliveries will be subject to the delivery charge specified at the time of ordering. 


7. Acceptance of the products 

7.1 Other than where the Buyer acts as a Consumer the Buyer shall be deemedto have accepted the Products 5 working days after delivery to theBuyer. 

7.2 After acceptance the Buyer shall not be entitled to reject Products which are not in accordance with the contract. 

8. Title and risk 

8.1 Risk of damage to or loss of the Products shall pass to the Buyer upon delivery. 

8.2 Notwithstanding any other provision herein title in the Products shallnot pass to the Buyer until the Seller has received in cash or clearfunds payment in full. 

8.3 The Buyershall not be entitled to pledge or in any way charge by way of securityfor any indebtedness any of the Products which remain the property ofthe Seller, but if the Buyer does so all moneys owing to the Seller shall (without prejudice to any other right or remedy on the Seller)immediately become due and payable. 

9. Insolvency of buyer 


If the Buyer makes any voluntary arrangements with its creditors orbecomes Bankrupt, goes into provisional or full Liquidation or anyadministration orders are made, the Buyer not being a consumer, theSeller shall be entitled to cancel the contract without any liabilityto the Buyer and if the Products have been delivered but not paid for,the price shall become immediately due and payable despite any previousarrangements to the contrary. 

10. General 

10.1 Neither party shall be liable for any delay or failure to perform anyof its obligations if the delay or failure results from events orcircumstances outside its reasonable control, including but not limitedto strikes, lock outs, accidents, war, fire, reduction in orunavailability of power at the Seller's premises or its manufacturing plant, breakdown of plant or machinery or shortage or unavailability ofraw materials from a natural source of supply, and the party shall beentitled to a reasonable extension of its obligations. 

10.2 Any notice required or permitted to be given by either party to theother under the conditions shall be in writing and in the case ofnotices to the Seller, addressed to the Seller at its registered office or in the case of notices to the Buyer, at the Buyer's address as provided to the Seller. 

11. Headings 

11.1 The headings of the Clauses in these conditions are intended forreference only and will not affect the construction of theseconditions. 

11.2 Representations, No statement, description, warranty condition or recommendationcontained in any printed or electronic catalogue, price list, oradvertisement or communication or made verbally by any of the Agents orEmployees of the Seller shall be construed to enlarge, vary or overridein any way thereof any of these conditions. 

11.3 Additional costs The Buyer agrees to pay for any loss or extra cost incurred by theSeller through the Buyers instructions or lack of instructions orthrough failure or delay in taking delivery or through any acts ordefault on the part of the Buyer, its servants, agents or employees. 


12. Proper law of contract 

This Contract shall be governed by the law of England and Wales and anydispute, question or remedy howsoever arising determined exclusively bythe Courts of England and Wales.

Terms of Use of this Website

Please read carefullyThe use of this website is subject to these terms and by using the websiteyou show your agreement to such terms. If you do not accept our terms,please do not use or view this website.

Alterations

Sahara Furniture reserve the right, at any time and without prior notice, toremove or cease to supply any product of service contained on this website. In the event that such removal takes place we shall not beliable to you in any way whatsoever for such removal.

Applications for Products and Services 

Prices,and details, of products and services (and any offers) posted onlineare subject to change without notice. All products and services aresubject to availability and we give no guarantee in this regard. Theprovision of details of products and services on this website are not,and should be construed as, a binding and conclusive offer to sell orbuy such products or services by the relevant company. The companyadvertising the products and services concerned may accept or rejectyour offer at its sole discretion.

Commercial Use

Thiswebsite is for both commercial (companies) and non-commercial(personal) use only. The products and services contained on thiswebsite may be supplied on a commercially on the basis that thecommercial user clearly identifies all the Terms and Conditions uponwhich we trade to their clients and by using this site the commercialuser warrants that their client consents to the relevant Terms andConditions (in so far as that "client" provides personal data which, byusing this website the commercial user consents to our processing suchdata in accordance with these Terms and Conditions and our Privacypolicy).

In the event that you useany of the products or services contained on this website forcommercial use, then we shall be entitled to charge you at our ratesfrom time to time in force and previously notified to you in respect ofsuch commercial use.

Copyright

This website is owned and operated by Sahara Furniture or its licensed source. The products and processes described in this website may besubject to other intellectual property rights reserved by Sahara Furniture or by other third parties (and no licence is granted inrespect of those intellectual property rights). Images and logos onthis website may not be reproduced or appropriated in any mannerwithout the written permission of their respective owner(s).

Changes to Terms and Records of Agreements

Sahara Furniture reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at anytime by posting changes on the website. It is your responsibility toreview the website terms and conditions regularly to ensure you areaware of our latest terms and conditions. Your use of this websiteafter a change has been posted will be deemed to signify youracceptance of the modified terms and conditions. We recommend that youprint off and retain for your records a copy of these terms andconditions from time to time and a copy of any terms and conditionsrelating to any product or service which you apply for on-line,together with any related application and/or proposal form dulycompleted and submitted to us (and received by us). Any amendment toany terms and conditions must be agreed in writing by us, or, ifappropriate, by the relevant company with whom you contract.

Disclaimers 

Whilstwe have taken care in the preparation of the contents of this website,this website and the information, names, images, pictures, logos, iconsregarding or relating to us or the products and services, are providedon an "as existing" basis without any representation or endorsementbeing made and without any warranty of any kind, whether express orimplied, including but not limited to, any implied warranties ofsatisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose,non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. To the extentpermitted by law, all such terms and warranties are hereby excluded. Inno event will we be liable (whether in contract or tort, includingnegligence or breach of statutory duty or otherwise) for any lossessustained and arising out of or in connection with use of this websiteincluding, without limitation, indirect or consequential losses, lossof profit, loss of data or special loss.

We do not represent that the information contained in this website isaccurate, comprehensive, verified or complete, and shall accept noliability for the accuracy or completeness of the information containedin the website or for any reliance placed by any person or party(including but not limited to any third party) on the informationcontained herein.

We do not warrantthat the functions or materials accessible from or contained in thiswebsite will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will becorrected or that this website or the server that makes it availableare virus or bug free or represent the full functionality, accuracy orreliability of the materials.

If any of these Terms and Conditions (or any terms and conditions relating toa product or service referred to in this website) should be determinedto be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the lawsor any state or country in which such terms and conditions are intendedto be effective, then to the extent of such illegality, invalidity orunenforceability, and in relation to such state or country only, suchterms or condition shall be deleted and severed from the rest of therelevant terms and conditions and the remaining terms and conditionsshall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to bebinding and enforceable. Nothing in these terms and conditions shallexclude our liability for death or personal injury resulting from ournegligence.

Headings

Headings used in these terms and conditions are for convenience only and shall not affect their interpretation.

Jurisdiction and Law

Unlessotherwise specified, the products and services described in thiswebsite are available only to UK residents (excluding the ChannelIslands and Isle of Man). The information on this website is notdirected at anyone other than UK residents and applications from otherswill, unless otherwise stated, not be accepted. We make norepresentation that any product or service referred to on the websiteis appropriate for use, or available in other locations. Theinformation and other materials contained in this website may notsatisfy the laws of any other country and those who choose to accessthis site from other locations are responsible for compliance withlocal laws if and to the extent local laws are applicable. The phonenumbers provided only apply to phone calls made from within the UK.

TheseTerms and Conditions and any terms and conditions relating to productsor services described in this website shall be governed by andconstrued in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Disputesarising in relation to the same shall, unless otherwise expresslyagreed, be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts ofEngland and Wales.

Monitoring of Phone Calls/Emails 

Entirely subject to our Privacy Policy, telephone calls using the telephonenumbers provided on this website and email correspondence with us atthe email addresses accessible through, or discernible from, thiswebsite may be recorded or monitored. By using such communicationmethods you are consenting to the recording or monitoring of the same.

Product Terms and Conditions 

If you apply for any product or service detailed on this website, theseTerms and Conditions should be read in conjunction with our TradingTerms and Conditions and, in the event of any contradiction betweenthese Terms and Conditions and our Trading Terms and Conditionsrelating to such product or service, the latter shall prevail. For thepurposes of all of our Terms and Conditions, "product(s)" and"service(s)" shall not include, without limitation, any representationand/or warranty and/or advice as to the suitability and/or fitness forpurpose of either for the user's express and/or implied purpose.