Updated and effective February 2, 2021
I'm Dan Meyers, the owner of this website. At Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com we are dedicated to protecting your data and privacy.
We recognize that your privacy is important. This document outlines the types of personal information we receive and collect when you use Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard information. This will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information with us.
Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com strives to maintain the highest standards of decency, fairness and integrity in all our operations. Likewise, we are dedicated to protecting our customers' and online visitors' privacy on our website.
Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com uses information from Google Analytics to track the number of visits to the website, browsers and operating systems. No personally identifiable information is obtained from these cookies. We use the information that Google Analytics generates relating to our website to create reports about the use of the site. These reports allow us to update the site and improve your usage of it.
If you do not wish your data to be collected via Google Analytics, you can install its opt-out browser extension or add-on.
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This link from Google provides more information about how Google manages data in its ad products.
We receive an affiliate commission for some of the products/services sold on Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com.
The affiliate services platforms we currently use are Amazon, Share-A-Sale, Do-My-Own-Pest-Control, SiteSell Inc.
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Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com has not sold any personal information from visitors to the site in the past 12 months.
Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com may collect and use your personal information for the following purposes:
Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com may collect personally identifiable information from you in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when you visit our site, register on the site, or fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our site.
Specifically, if you subscribe to our newsletter, we will ask for your first name and will require your email address.
If you complete a form, such as the “Contact Me” Form or others, we will require your name and your email address, and will ask for information relevant to the purpose of the form.
If you submit content to us, we will ask for your name and email address. Photos you include with your submission, or details in your submission, may personally identify you.
If you request to be notified about comments on any content you submit to us, or request to be notified when others submit content, we will require your first name and your email address.
This site lets you share content with your friends and followers on various social media platforms. Below are links to the privacy policies of
You can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information and visit our site anonymously. However, it may prevent you from engaging in certain site-related activities.
If we make material changes in the collection of personally identifiable information, we will inform you by placing a notice on our site. We will use personal information received from you for internal purposes only and will not sell it or provide it to third parties.
We also collect each visitor's IP address, which helps us combat spam and fraud. We do not use IP addresses for any other purpose.
Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com contains links to other websites that may be of interest to you. However, once you have used them to leave our site, we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide while visiting such sites. These sites are not governed by this privacy statement. Always exercise caution by reviewing the privacy statement of the website in question before continuing to use it.
We may collect non-personally identifiable information about you whenever you interact with our site. Non-personally identifiable information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about your method of connecting to our site, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider you used, and other similar information.
This website is directed to adults. It is not directed to children under the age of 16. We operate our site in compliance with current regulations. Anyone under the age of 16 must have a parent or guardian provide consent to use this site. We do not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from anyone under 16 years of age.
If we sell Garden-Counselor-Lawn-Care.com, the information we have obtained from you through your voluntary participation in our site may transfer to the new owner as a part of the sale so that the service provided to you may continue. In that event, you will receive notice through our website of that change in control and practices, and we will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the purchaser honors any opt-out requests you might make.
Personally identifiable information and non-personally identifiable information collected by this siteÂ is stored on our host's servers. That host is SiteSell Inc., located at 1000 Saint-Jean Boulevard, Suite 702, Pointe-Claire, QC H9R 5P1 Canada.
You can also request to edit or delete any of your information from the servers by clicking on this link.
Last updated: February 2, 2021.
This website is written and maintained primarily by one person, designated within articles and notes as The Garden Counselor Editor, or just Editor. Occasional guest contributors may be used, with or without identifying any individual.
I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on the topics or products I write about. I strive to be factual and to present ideas and procedures in a manner that is readily understandable. Any attempts at humor in sharing this information is never intended to misrepresent or belittle alternative viewpoints.
Reviews of products or methods by third party individuals, as presented on this site or accessed by links to other sites, are their opinions and may not reflect the view of The Garden Counselor Editor. These comments or articles may suggest accurate experiences or may be filtered by incorrect or inappropriate application or use of any product or method. Your results may vary.
I encourage all purchasers of lawn and garden products, especially chemicals, to read thoroughly and follow all label instructions and warnings furnished by the manufacturer.
While I endeavor to check all facts, any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.
The information on this site is for educational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for on-site professional help, advice, diagnosis or treatment of any landscape disease or problem. Always seek the advice of a local, professionally accredited tradesperson with any questions you have regarding a designated approach to the specific cause or remedy for a lawn or landscape ailment or deficiency and the appropriate process for remediation.
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