Who we are
Our website address is: practical-homes.com. We are very serious about protecting your privacy while providing you with a good and effective online experience.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Posting comments on this website is strictly voluntary. Any comment or information a visitor post on this website are at the visitor’s full responsibility. We can not moderate all the comments posted on this website.
Do not post comments containing private information or details on this website.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you want us to delete a comment you have posted – please contact us using the contact form on the bottom of this page.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
We also collect information through cookies and other automated means, including:
Technical information about the user’s browser and mobile device, which is used in the aggregate to help us optimize our website for different browsers and devices.
Usage information, such as the pages a user visits and searches the user conducts, which are collected and used in aggregate forms in order to generate statistics about the website usage.
You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
This policy does not apply to any company, organization, or website that we may link to on this website.