TERMS & CONDITIONS
Decorative Buying Services observes the highest standards when doing business. We respect manufacturers and abide by their policies to sell to the trade only. Please read the following terms and conditions carefully and don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions or comments. Please direct inquiries to:
Decorative Buying Services
3300 NE 36th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
Terms Conditions of Sale
APPLICABILITY: These terms and conditions apply to all merchandise sold by Decorative Buying Services (“DBS”) to all Customers. These terms and conditions may not be altered in any way by any oral or other written agreement. DBS’s receipt of a 50% deposit on orders and 100% deposit on any in-stock item constitutes Customer’s agreement to all terms and conditions of sale contained herein. Orders will not be initiated until DBS receives both the signed acknowledgment and the appropriate deposit from Customer. All balances are CBD. Estimated lead time and shipping date is based on DBS’s receipt of fabric, trim, and finish approval unless otherwise specified by DBS.
PRICES AND PAYMENT: Prices do not include any shipping/packing related charges; all such charges are the responsibility of Customer. All prices are subject to correction as a result of possible errors or omissions.
SHIPPING AND DELIVERY: DBS is not responsible for delays in shipment beyond its control; including, but not limited to, material shortages and labor or transit strikes. DBS will use its best efforts to notify Customer in the event of such delays. All quoted delivery dates are estimates only. Completed merchandise ready for delivery or shipping must be moved to Customer’s delivery or shipping location within 10 days after completion. Merchandise, which is not so moved, will be transferred to a commercial warehouse for storage; Customer will be liable for all cost and expenses incurred thereby. DBS may elect to store the merchandise, in which event Customer shall be required to pay DBS $20.00 per day. If payment in full is not received within 60 days after a proposed delivery, DBS may at its option retain the merchandise and declare a forfeiture of the deposit as liquidated damages. DBS retains title to all merchandise until fully paid for by Customer. Customer agrees to pay for all cost and expenses incurred in collecting unpaid accounts, including collection agency fees and attorneys’ fees.
ADDITIONAL CHARGES: Customer acknowledges that there may be additional charges imposed on any purchase as the result of fabric selections, quality and color, wood, metal and other finishes, installations, etc. The amount of the charge will vary from product to product and manufacturer to manufacturer.
RAILROADING: Non-directional fabrics will be railroaded to avoid unnecessary seams. *Orders must specify: “Do not railroad” or “To be railroaded.”
INSTALLATION: Customer assumes all responsibility for proper installation of merchandise.DBS shall not be responsible in any manner for damage or the location in which it is displayed and/or used resulting from its installation, misuse, or mishandling.
RISK OF LOSS: Except for storage by DBS, Customer will bear all risk for any loss occurring while merchandise is in transit or storage. Customer will remain liable for payment in full for merchandise lost or damaged in transit or storage. DBS has no obligation to insure merchandise against losses. Customer will be responsible for filing any claim for freight or commercial storage damage. Claims for merchandise defects (not related to shipping) must be reported to DBS in writing within 10 days of receipt of item. Failure to do so shall constitute full acceptance of the merchandise.
RETURNS/CANCELLATIONS: DBS will not accept cancellations or returns without its prior written permission. In the event DBS agrees to Customer’s cancellation or return, Customer agrees to pay a 25% (of total order amount) restocking/handling charge. Custom orders are not subject to return. Unauthorized returns will be refused and returned freight collect.
NO WARRANTY: DBS does not warrant against fading of any finishes or oxidation of iron products. Wood and iron finishes are hand done and may vary in tone, color, and texture. Variations of color and veining are inherent to all stone and marble pieces. All dimensions are approximate and vary.
DISCLAIMERS: Disclaimer of Endorsement Reference within this site to any specific commercial or non-commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer or otherwise does not constitute or imply an endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by Declarative Buying Services.
The views and opinions of the authors of content published at the DBS website do not necessarily state or reflect the opinion of DBS or its owners, and cannot be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
References to books, software, Web sites, or products as “Recommended by Decorative Buying Services” are specific suggestions only and do not necessarily constitute or imply an endorsement.
Disclaimer for Links to External, Third Party Web Sites Links to external, or third party Web Sites, are provided solely for visitors’ convenience. Links taken to other sites are done so at your own risk and DBS accepts no liability for any linked sites or their content. When you access an external Web site, keep in mind that DBS has no control over its content.
Any link from the DBS website to an external website does not imply or mean that DBS endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or the use of such website. DBS does not give any representation regarding the quality, safety, suitability, or reliability of any external websites or any of the content or materials contained in them. It is important for users to take necessary precautions, especially to ensure appropriate safety from viruses, worms and other potentially destructive items.
Content and Links Disclaimer
The DBS website seeks to ensure that all content and information published at this website is current and accurate. The information at DBS website does not in any way constitute legal or professional advice and DBS is not liable or responsible for actions arising from its use. In addition, DBS is not responsible for the contents of any externally linked pages.
The content of the DBS website is for general information purposes only and does not constitute advice. The DBS website tries to provide content that is true and accurate as of the date of writing; however, we give no assurance or warranty regarding the accuracy, timeliness, or applicability of any of the contents. Visitors to the DBS website should not act upon DBS website’s content or information without first seeking appropriate professional advice.
The DBS website is not intended to be a course for advice. Visitors to the DBS website should always seek the advice of an appropriately qualified professional. DBS website assumes no responsibility for information contained on this website and disclaims all liability in respect of such information. In addition, none of DBS website’s content will form any part of any contract between DBS or constitute any type of offer by DBS. Specific disclaimers may apply in addition to certain content or parts of the website.
DBS accepts no responsibility for and excludes all liability in connection with browsing this Web site, use of information or downloading any materials from it, including but not limited to any liability for errors, inaccuracies, omissions, or misleading or defamatory statements. The information at this Web site might include opinions or views which, unless expressly stated otherwise, are not necessarily those of Decorative Buying Services or any associated company or any person in relation to whom they would have any liability or responsibility.
All content and information at Decorative Buying Services website might be changed or updated without notice. Decorative Buying Services might also make changes or improvements at any time without notice.
This Web site are provided “as is” and Decorative Buying Services expressly disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, to the extent permitted by law, including but not limited to warranties of satisfactory quality, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to the service or any materials.
Decorative Buying Services hereby excludes liability for any claims, losses, demands, or damages of any kind whatsoever with regard to any information, content, or services provided at our website, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, or consequential loss or damages, compensatory damages, loss of profits, or data, or otherwise.
ARBITRATION: In the event of a dispute between DBS and Customer arising from or related to this sale, both parties agree to submit to binding arbitration in Fort Lauderdale, Florida before a retired judge or attorney working as a professional arbitration, selected by mutual agreement. Costs of such arbitration will be equally split between DBS and Customer. Both DBS and Customer expressly waive any and all rights to other forms of litigation to resolve such disputes, including a lawsuit in court. Florida law shall be chosen. The arbitration award may be entered as a judgment in any court having jurisdiction. The prevailing party shall be entitled to reasonable attorney’s fees and costs in any arbitration or permitted court action.
We may use this information to track your use of our website (such as cookies) which may help us to identify possible future needs. DBS will not sell your information to any third parties. DBS is committed to ensuring the security and privacy of your information.
MODIFICATIONS TO THIS AGREEMENT: DBS reserves the right, at in its sole discretion, to change, modify or otherwise alter these Terms and Conditions at any time. Such modifications shall become effective immediately upon the posting thereof.