These Terms and Conditions are the standard terms which apply to the provision of handyman services by X. Duarte Garces C. (“the Trader”) to customers who require handyman services to be provided at their home. Please read them carefully and ensure that you understand and agree to them. If you have any questions, please contact us.
These Terms and Conditions apply where the customer is a “Consumer” as defined by the Consumer Rights Act 2015.
Definitions and Interpretation
- In these Terms and Conditions, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:
means the times which You and We agree for the Handyman to have access to the Property to complete the Job [as specified in the Agreement];
means the contract into which You and We will enter if You accept the Quotation. The Agreement will incorporate, and be subject to, these Terms and Conditions[. Our standard form of Agreement is attached as Schedule 1];
means any business, trade, craft or profession carried on by You or any other person or organisation;
means a “consumer” as defined by the Consumer Rights Act 2015, and in relation to these Terms and Conditions means an individual customer of the Trader who receives Handyman Services for their personal use and for purposes wholly or mainly outside the purposes of any Business;
means the deposit You may be required to pay in accordance with Clause 5;
means the total of all sums You must pay which will be shown on the invoice issued in accordance with Clause 6 of these Terms and Conditions;
means Us or Our employee who will be responsible for providing the Handyman Services;
means the handyman services We will provide as specified in the Agreement;
means the complete performance of the Handyman Services;
“Model Cancellation Form”
means the model cancellation form attached as Schedule 2;
means Your initial request for Us to provide the Handyman Services as set out in Clause 4;
means the products required for the provision of the Handyman Services which We will supply (if any) as specified in the Agreement;
means Your home, as detailed in the Order and the Agreement, at which the Job is to take place;
means the quotation We give to You in accordance with Clause 4 detailing the services We will provide to You and the fees We will charge;
means the fee set out in the Quotation which may change according to the actual work undertaken as set out in Clause 6 of these Terms and Conditions;
means the date You and We agree on for Us to start providing the Handyman Services as specified in the Agreement;
means any occasion, scheduled or otherwise, on which the Handyman visits the Property to provide the Handyman Services;
means the Trader and includes all employees, agents and sub-contractors of the Trader; and
means a Consumer who is a customer of the Trader.
will be a part of the terms of Our contract with You as a Consumer.
Law and Jurisdiction
- These Terms and Conditions, the Contract, and the relationship between you and Us (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the law of [England & Wales] [Northern Ireland] [Scotland].
- As a consumer, you will benefit from any mandatory provisions of the law in your country of residence. Nothing in Sub-Clause 22.1 above takes away or reduces your rights as a consumer to rely on those provisions.
- Any dispute, controversy, proceedings or claim between you and Us relating to these Terms and Conditions, the Contract, or the relationship between you and Us (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England, Wales, Scotland, or Northern Ireland, as determined by your residency.