Terms and Conditions for use of Garage Builders Network
This agreement contains the terms and conditions that apply to an individual's or entity's participation in the Garage Builders Network Lease Program. By using the Garage Builders Network site, you agree to be bound by this Agreement.
Terms of Service Agreement (the "Agreement") is entered into by and between Garage Builders Network, and any Applicant/ Company/Business/Person ("you"), which uses or applies to Garage Builders Network .
Garage Builders Network and you are each a "Party" and the parties agree to the following terms and conditions;
You will provide accurate calculator values that reflect retail pricing for your contract area. You will provide and maintain liability insurance and contractor/business license/s and notify GBN as early as reasonably possible of any changes in status. You agree to follow industry standard BMP's (Best Management Practice) to all construction, comply with local and regional permitting requirements if and when applicable/ and contract and warranty with the homeowner or client independent from and of Garagebuildersnetwork. You also agree to provide a reasonably timely response to any concerns or complaints received from your homeowner/client at Garage Builders Network.
As used in this Agreement, "we, our, us" means Garage Builders Network and "you" means the applicant and or contractor/service provider.
Garage Builders Network Site: means any web site located at a Garage Builders Network owned domain, including all sub-domains and directories thereof, and all successor sites thereto.
Site: means a World Wide Web site and depending on the context, refers either to Garage Builders Network.com or to the site that you will link to our site.
Service Request; Referral; Lead; Job; Project: means a residential or commercial services request by a consumer user who completes and submits information through, from, or to Garage Builders Network.
You/Contractor/Service Provider: means a service professional or contractor using or associating with Garage Builders Network.
Membership: means a contractor or service provider that has agreed to the terms of Garage Builders Networks' services.
Call: means a conversation on a telephone communication device, fax or electronic service.
Email: means an electronic communication.
Transaction: means the act of conducting or carrying out (business, negotiations, plans); a deal or business agreement; an exchange or trade, as of ideas, money, goods, etc.
Our multi-purpose Garage Builders Network site matches site users with potential service providers.
Any and all transaction between site users and service providers does not include Garage Builders Network outside of or beyond the initial referral. Consequently, we cannot ensure a transaction will occur between a service provider and a site user. In the event a transaction does occur, we shall have no control over quality, safety or legality of the product(s) and/or service(s). Garage Builders Network acts as a venue for site users to submit information to contractors; contractors may or may not respond to referrals.
Contractors shall make an independent determination of referrals, claims, statements, or ability to pay for work on the project and shall hold Garage Builders Network harmless from any and all contract disputes, payment disputes, or problems that may arise. We shall have no liability, of any kind, to contractors arising out of any contract, agreement, or relationship between site users and contractors.
We disclaim all liability for these matters. Further, the service provider and site user will indemnify and hold us harmless from all claims, damages, and expenses (including, without limitations, attorney's fees) relating to any transaction or agreement or lack there-of between a Garage Builders Network site user and a service provider.
Garage Builders Network shall accept referral information provided in good faith and are under no obligation to verify any information provided
We grant you a regionally exclusive, revocable right to refer your corporation or LLC via our website and service with your general information to include name, address, phone, website link and e-mail and the lease of our calculator page (of which we retain all exclusive ownership/rights). You provide dollar amounts for all fields of the calculator.
We will be responsible for the development, operation and maintenance of the Network site. You will provide script information and dollar figures that need to be applied to the calculator. But this Agreement does not confer the right to modify, copy, or duplicate the Garage Builders Network web site or calculator contained therein.
We disclaim all liability for these matters. Further, you will indemnify and hold us harmless from all claims, damages, and expenses (including, without limitations, attorney's fees) relating to the development, operation, maintenance, and contents of your site.
The terms of the Agreement will begin upon acceptance by both parties and will end when terminated by either party by written notice without cause.
Termination can be initiated by Garage Builders Network for any reason including but not limited to; you providing false, inaccurate or deceptive information, failure to provide timely payment, and/or consumer complaints.
You and we are independent contractors, and nothing in the Agreement will create any partnership, joint venture, agency, franchise, or sales representative.
All consumer complaints and service issues received by Garage Builders Network will be referred to the service provider. You agree to respond to the reporting consumer for all service issues forwarded by Garage Builders Network.
We make no expression of implied warranties or representations with respect to the services sold or associated through or with the program. In addition, we make no representations that the operation of our site will be uninterrupted or error-free, and we will not be liable for the consequences of any interruptions or errors.
In consideration for program participation, a per lead fee payable upon acceptance of this Agreement via credit card (Visa, Master Card, Discover Card, or American Express) will be charged.
By entering or submitting any business information (such as E-mail Address, Phone Number, Fax Number, Instant Message Address, etc.) onto or to Garage Builders Network, the contractor agrees to receive ("opt-in") any correspondence from Garage Builders Network from printed letters, e-mails, text messages, phone calls, instant messages, or faxes. Contractor can (opt-out) of such correspondence through written correspondence with GBN.
You further agree to not duplicate in nature or intent (as broadly defined as allowed by law) the efforts of Garage Builders Network, including but not limited to the online calculator, agree not to modify, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the site, in whole or part, for a period of 10 years from the time of the recorded dissolution of the relationship with Garage Builders network.
Referral brokers, brokering and/or referral reselling is not permitted. If any account is reselling referrals, such accounts will be suspended immediately upon discovery and subject to a $1,500 penalty payable to Garage Builders Network.
Changes to Service or Terms
GBN may from time to time without prior notice change, add, or remove certain features of the site, membership and services or change the terms of this agreement. If you are dissatisfied with any such changes to the service or this agreement, you may cancel your association by contacting Garage Builders Network at email@example.com.