Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

By using this website, the User consents to the collection and use of their personal information by Ecohome in accordance with the conditions set out in this policy. Please read this document in its entirety.


Ecohome is committed to ensuring that the Personal Information entrusted to it by its partners, members and other stakeholders is treated with respect and protected to ensure their privacy and confidentiality.


For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, capitalized terms and expressions indicate the following meaning whether used in the singular or plural form:

"Privacy Policy": defines Ecohome’s security features and the protection of the privacy of users of its website. The terms “Ecohome “we,” “our,” or “us” refer to Ecohome, headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

"User" refers to any person acting alone or representing third parties in a personal, professional or commercial manner, browsing the website, having accepted the Terms of Use.

"Personal Information" refers to all the information you provide to us directly or automatically when you use the Services.

Information that you provide us or give us permission to obtain:

When you register an account to access and use the Services, certain Personal Information is voluntarily given. This information may include but is not limited to: your name; gender; title; biographical information; username; and password.

If you are creating a professional or business account, we may collect additional information including, but not limited to: your business name; business category; business description; business address; contact information; information about the size of the business. This information is used to create your profile on Ecohome.

By creating an account to access Services, you voluntarily provide Ecohome with information, including your comments, replies to comments, recommendations, photos that you upload, collections of photos that you or other users have uploaded, annotations on photos, photo collaborations, photo and story credits, and related data and content. You acknowledge and agree that the Services are for public consumption, including the photos, stories, and collections you load onto the site. By posting information using the Services, you agree to permit us to publicly disclose this material, as described in Ecohome’s Terms of Service.

If you make a purchase using the Services, you provide us with payment information, contact information and information on what you purchased. If you e-mail us, we may keep your message, e-mail address, and other contact information.

How We Use Your Information:

We use the information we collect to improve the Services. We also use the information we collect to offer you customized content, for example, based on your preferences and content you post, to tailor the ads that we show you to your interests and to contact you for marketing purposes. We also use the information that we collect to notify you about updates to the Services, monitor and test the Services, and remember your login information so that you do not need to re-enter this information.

Links to other websites:

This site provides links to external websites or third parties. Ecohome is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other third-party websites. As Ecohome does not control them, the User is invited to check their privacy policy.

Accessing and Modifying Your Information:

If you are a registered user of the Services, we provide you with account settings and tools to access, correct, delete, or modify the personal information you have provided to us and associated with your account. You can also permanently delete your account at any time by going to your account settings.

Search engines and other third parties may still retain copies of your public information, like your user profile and content you provide, even after you have deleted this information or deactivated your account.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time, and without notice. If you continue to use the Services after those changes are in effect, you agree to the revised Privacy Policy.