Terms and Conditions
TREECRAFT WOODWORK LTD
Terms and Conditions:
This document details the following conditions of sale in which Treecraft Woodwork Ltd. is
referred to as "the Company".
1. Validity of quotation.
No order received from a customer by the Company shall constitute a contract unless the customer has signed the
Prices quoted by the Company are firm for 60 days only or until previously withdrawn. Unless otherwise stated,
all prices are exclusive of any applicable value added tax, for which the customer shall be additionally liable
to the Company.
Delivery periods and dates are given in good faith, but are not subject of any warranty or condition, and
time shall not be of the essence of the contact in these respects. No liability will attach to the Company
if delivery periods or dates are not met for any reason whatsoever.
Orders for customer's without an account are accepted only if a 25% deposit is paid with the order and the balance
at uplift/delivery. Accounts are opened subject to approval of references and unless otherwise agreed by the
Company, payment is due 30 days from date of invoice. If payment is not made within these payment terms, the
customer shall pay the Company interest at the rate of 4% per annum above the base rate of Bank of Scotland from
the due date for payment until the date of actual payment. Payment can be made by cheque, BACS, Debit or Credit
Card (Credit Cards incur an additional fee of 2%)
The Company warrants that all goods supplied by it will correspond to their specification and will be free of
defects in materials or workmanship for a period of 5 years from the date of delivery. The Company's obligation
in the event of a breach of this warranty is limited to the repair or replacement of any defective goods which
will be returned to the Company by the customer. This warranty is given in lieu of all other warranties or
conditions expressed or implied (whether by statue or otherwise) and is subject to the following conditions:
5.1 Claims must be notified in writing to the Company within seven days from the date of delivery or (where
the defect is not apparant on reasonable inspection) as soon as practicable after discovery of the defect.
5.2 The Company shall be under no liability in respect of any defect in the goods arising from any drawing,
design or specification supplied by the customer.
5.3 The Company shall be under no liability if the defect or failure, in the reasonable opinion of the Company,
arises from wilful damage or misuse, negligence by the customer or any third party, failure to follow the
Company's instructions, or alteration or repair of the goods without the Company's prior approval.
5.4 The Company shall be under no liability due to normal shrinkage on internal or external timber products
or finishings' Good site practise with regard to conditioning is the customers responsability.
5.6 The Company shall be under no liability if the timber componants have not been properly maintained by the
customer or any third party.
5.7 The Company shall be under no liability if the price for the goods has not been paid by the due date for
5.8 The above warranty does not extend to parts, materials or equipment not manufactured by the Company, in
respect of which the customer shall be entitled only to the benefit of any such warranty or guarantee as is
given by the manufacturer to the Company ( Glass units and moving parts are guaranteed for 5 years)
5.9 The natural colour of timber will vary within the same specis, therefore absolute colour matching is
not possible unless an opaque finish is applied.
5.10 Except in the case of death or personal injury caused by the Company's negligence, the Company shall not
be liable for any consequential loss or damage (whether for loss of profit or otherwise) or other claims for
5.11 The warranty is NOT transferrable.
Any additional packaging, carraige and insurance charges in respect of delivery of the goods to the customer
will be charged to the customer at cost to the Company
7 Risk and Title
Risk shall pass to the customer so that the customer is responsible for all loss, damage or deterioration
to the goods at the time when goods either leave the Company premises if being collected, or when arriving
on site if the Company delivers. Title in the goods or any part therof shall pass to the customer when payment
in full has been made or when the Company serves written notice upon the customer specifying that the title in
Goods has passed. The customer shall permit and assist any officer, employee, representative or agent of the
Company to repossess any unpaid goods.
8 Force Majeure
The Company shall not be liable to the customer, or be deemed to be in breach of any contract with the customer
by reason of any delay in performing, or any failure to perform, any of the Company's obligations in relation
to the goods, if the delay or failure was due to force majeure or to any other cause beyond the Company's
9 Insolvency of customer
If the customer, being a body corporate, shall pass a resolution or suffer an order of the Court to be made
for winding-up, or if a receiver, administrator or administrative receiver shall be appointed or, being
an individual or partnership, shall suspend payment, propose or enter into any composition or arrangement
with his or their creditors, or have a bankruptcy order made against him or them, then the Company shall
have the right, without predudice to any other contract with the customer, not to proceed further with the
contract, and shall be entitiled to charge for work already carried out (whether completed or not) and for
goods and materials already purchased for the customer, such charge to be an immediate debt due from the
10 Applicable Law
These conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Scottish Law and the parties
acknowledge and accept the exclusive jurisdiction of the Scottish Courts.
11 Conditions Applicable
These conditions shall apply to all contracts for the sale of goods by the Company to a customer to the
exclusion of all other terms and conditions which a customer may purport to apply under any purchase
order, confirmation of order or similar document and all orders for goods shall be deemed to be an offer by
the customer to purchase goods subject to these conditions.