1. Acceptance of Terms

By visiting the website www.efficiencyns.ca (the “Website”), viewing, accessing or otherwise using any of the services or information created, collected, compiled or submitted to the Website, you agree to be bound by the following Terms and Conditions of Service. You understand, agree and acknowledge that these Terms constitute a binding agreement between you and Efficiency Nova Scotia (hereinafter referred to as “ENS”) and that your use of the Website shall indicate your acceptance of this agreement.

2. Proprietary Rights

You acknowledge and agree that the Website may contain proprietary and confidential information including trademarks, certification marks and patents protected by intellectual property laws and international intellectual property treaties. Our content may not be sold, reproduced, or distributed without our written permission. Any third-party trademarks, certification marks and logos are the property of their respective owners. Any further rights not specifically granted herein are reserved.

3. Disclaimer of Warranties

The Website does not make any express or implied warranties or representations whatsoever as to the operation of the Website or its information, content, materials, or products. This shall include, but not be limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement, and warranties that access to or use of the service will be uninterrupted or error-free or that defects in the service will be corrected.

4. Limitation of Liability

You understand and agree that ENS and any of its subsidiaries or affiliates shall in no event be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or other damages. This shall include, but not be limited to damages for loss of profits, business interruption, business reputation or goodwill, loss of programs or information or other intangible loss arising out of the use of or the inability to use the service, or information, or any permanent or temporary cessation of such service or access to information, or the deletion or corruption of any content or information, or the failure to store any content or information. The above limitation shall apply whether or not ENS has been advised of or should have been aware of the possibility of such damages. In jurisdictions where the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages is not allowed the liability of ENS is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.

5. External Content

Links to websites not under the control of ENS are provided solely for the convenience of users. ENS is not responsible for the accuracy, currency or reliability of the content. ENS does not offer any guarantee in that regard and is not responsible for information found through these links, nor does it endorse the sites and their content.

6. Jurisdiction

You expressly understand and agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Nova Scotia to resolve any legal matter arising from this agreement or related to your use of the Website. If the court rules that any provision of the agreement is invalid, then that provision will be removed from the Terms and the remaining Terms will continue to be valid.

7. Entire Agreement

You understand and agree that the above Terms constitute the entire general agreement between you and ENS. You may be subject to additional Terms and conditions when you use, purchase or access other services, affiliate services or third-party content or material.

8. Changes to the Terms

These Terms may be modified from time to time at our sole discretion and changes become effective on the date they are posted. Continued access of the Website by you will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to the Terms.

9. Directory Listings

Directory listings are intended for informational purposes only.

Unless indicated, there is no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee/employer or other relationship between Efficiency Nova Scotia and the Contractors listed in the Directory.

By utilizing the Directory, you acknowledge that organizations listed are independent businesses that are solely responsible for the performance and quality of their work. Efficiency Nova Scotia does not make any express or implied representations, warranties, or endorsements about the organizations listed, or the products and services provided. To be clear, Efficiency Nova Scotia is not responsible for any products offered or services performed by the organizations listed in the Directory.

Efficiency Nova Scotia does not make any express or implied representations, warranties, or endorsements whatsoever regarding the reliability, accuracy, currency, or completeness of all information found in the Directory.

The Directory contains links to websites not under the control of Efficiency Nova Scotia, which are provided solely for the convenience of users. Efficiency Nova Scotia is not responsible for the accuracy, currency, reliability, or completeness of the content. Efficiency Nova Scotia does not offer any guarantee in that regard and is not responsible for information found through these links, nor does it endorse the sites and their content.