Privacy Policy

Who we are

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What personal data we collect and why we collect it


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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


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.

Contact forms


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.

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Our Website uses Analytics to gather information about Website visits. 

The information gathered might include the country of the visitor, the device used when visiting our website, what pages got the most visits, and other data of similar nature. 

DIYGuide4u tracks this information to make a decision on what should be improved in the website to ensure the greatest experience possible for any visitor.

Who we share your data with

DIYGuide4u will never share your data and instead will use it to make the right decisions when it comes to improving user experience on the website.

How long we retain your data

Data such as the visitor’s country of origin and device information will be kept for 365 days.

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.

Simply send us an email at [email protected] to request an exported file with any data we might hold about you or request the deletion of your comment.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Your contact information will be used to reply to any request you might have.

Additional information

How we protect your data

Our website is using an SSL and the information is encrypted.

What data breach procedures we have in place

We do not keep any personal data so you do not have to worry about any data breaches. 

Plus our website is using an SSL and the information is encrypted. 

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