Terms of Sale
Arteriors strives to provide our clients with superior service. Many common questions are answered by visiting the FAQ on our site. Please reference the contact us page for all other questions and a Service Ambassador will assist you.
Ordering from Arteriors
When placing a new order, please be advised of the following details related to stock availability, processing times, sales tax and pricing policies.
- Upon validation of business qualifications and payment authorization, stocked items will generally ship within 72 hours. We are unable to guarantee stock availability until a sales order is confirmed with a valid method of payment.
- Rush orders are processed on request, when possible, and are subject to additional fees.
- Backorders occur from time to time and will ship as soon as new stock arrives into our warehouse.
- We accept payment by check, wire transfer or major credit card (Visa, MC, Amex, Discover). Orders paid by credit card will be charged at the time of shipment.
- Sales tax will be collected in compliance with applicable state regulations. Resellers must provide a valid resale certificate for the ship to state or be subject to tax.
- In the absence of a valid resale certificate, orders will be released for shipment and sales tax will be billed. Sales tax cannot be refunded. This includes sales tax billed on back ordered items expected to ship on a future date.
- Orders shipped to a freight forwarder will be subject to sales tax unless proof of export from the United States is provided within 45 days of invoice date.
- Orders written as HFC (Hold for Confirmation) will remain valid for 30 days (domestic) or 90 days (international). HFC’s will be canceled without notification.
- Pricing is determined by Arteriors and is based upon business qualifications.
- Please review our IMAP (internet minimum advertised pricing) & eMRP (electronic minimum retail price) policies by visiting the following links:
https://www.arteriorshome.com/imap/ or https://www.arteriorshome.com/emrp/
Shipments will be assigned to a carrier by Arteriors (designated as ‘Best Way’) and shipped Ex Works (EXW) from our warehouse in Texas. All shipments must be inspected within 72 hours of delivery and damages or shortages should be noted on the bill of lading (BOL). For international shipments, any visible damage must be reported by your freight forwarder prior to the product departing the United States. In the event that you find a missing or damaged item, please contact us for assistance with a replacement. For additional details related to shipping and delivery, please note the following:
- Orders shipped to a third-party address are subject to a drop ship fee.
- Orders will be delivered curbside unless ‘white glove’ is requested and a premium is paid for this service.
- Small parcel deliveries will be completed by FedEx.
- Items considered large, fragile or shipped in a quantity of eight or more will be delivered palletized and curbside at the shipping address provided.
- Expedited shipping options may be available. Please contact us for an upgraded shipping quote.
- All transit times remain in the hands of the carrier and will generally be delivered Monday through Friday.
- Changes to the delivery address must be made prior to shipment or re-routing fees will apply.
- Based upon carrier requirements, additional fees may be added for optional services including ‘call before delivery’, ‘lift gate delivery’ and ‘residential delivery’.
- Will Call pick up is located at 1745 Hayden Drive, Suite 100, Carrollton, Texas, 75006. Hours are M-F, 7am until 11am and 11:30am until 3pm CST, excluding holidays.
- A restocking fee of 25% may apply to any ‘will call’ order collected more than 10 days after notification.
All Arteriors’ products are handcrafted by artisans across the globe. Small irregularities in shape, surface and finish are hallmarks of such craftsmanship and are not considered defects. Items will vary in color from the photographs in our catalog, collateral and on the web. Specifications of individual items are subject to change and will differ slightly from those shown or stated. All returns are subject to the following:
- A shipping label will be provided at Arteriors expense on authorized returns for defective items.
- Authorized returns determined to be non-defective by Arteriors are subject to a 25% restocking fee. Original and return shipping charges are not eligible for a refund or credit.
- Returns must be properly labeled with Arteriors’ return authorization number and must be received within 30 days.
- Returns not authorized by Arteriors, refused or returned due to non-delivery are subject to a 30% restocking fee.
- Authorized returns should be shipped to our return center located at 1720 Hayden Drive, Suite 140, Carrollton, Texas, 75006. Our showrooms are not able to accept or process any returns or exchanges.
- Authorized returns must be properly packaged to prevent damage and arrive in perfect, saleable condition. Arteriors is not responsible for supplying return packaging.
- Product will be exchanged up to the original value of the payment amount.
- Should a credit balance be due, refunds will be made in the original form of payment and generally issued within 10 business days of receipt of the return.
- Damaged items should never be installed. Arteriors will not be responsible for damages reported after installation. Arteriors is not responsible for damages caused during or due to improper installation.
- Warehouse sale, final sale, clearance or items purchased at an Arteriors Outlet location are considered final sale and cannot be returned.
Arteriors warrants its products for one year from the date of sale against defects in materials, workmanship, wiring and international rewiring, except in the following events: (i) defects due to improper customer handling, including failure to follow Arteriors' oral or written instructions as to the storage, use and maintenance of the goods or (if there are none) good trade practice regarding the same; (ii) damage caused during installation; (iii) use of spare parts or materials which are not provided by Arteriors; (iv) alteration or repair of goods without the written consent of Arteriors; (v) fair wear and tear, willful damage, negligence, or abnormal working conditions; (vi) failure of bulbs, drivers or other components supplied by the customer and that are incorporated into the goods; (vii) damage caused by accidents or for reasons of an Act of God (such as lightning, floods, fires) or impact of environmental, climatic or
any other conditions on the product; (viii) damage during installation or under conditions that are non-compliant with local codes.
Arteriors shall not be liable for damages that may be suffered, directly or indirectly, by individuals, animals or property, as a result of not adhering to the instructions or regulations applicable to the installation, use and maintenance of the product.
Please note that the goods may differ from their description as a result of changes made by Arteriors to ensure they comply with applicable statutory or regulatory requirements.
International Wiring and Certification
Arteriors electrical products meet the standards for UL/CUL/ETL. Copies of these certifications are available upon request. Many of our lighting fixtures can be converted to meet different international voltages and wiring requirements. Please contact your local sales representative or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about wiring requirements, wiring suitability and our fees.
It is the responsibility of the customer to fully understand local lighting or electrical certifications and maintain compliance with those regulations. Any additional certifications for lighting products are the responsibility of the customer.
Last Revised: 1/1/2013
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1745 Hayden Drive, Suite 100
Carrollton, TX 75006