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Homewyse provides certain services and content ("Services"), as described more fully on at www.homewyse.com. Services include, but are not limited to Homewyse content, project price lists and user supplied content (including, but not limited to price lists, cost estimates, user comments, messages, information, data, images, pdf formatted project guides and video clips, also known as the "Content"). Homewyse may change, suspend or discontinue the Service including any Content for any reason, at any time, including the availability of any Service feature or Content. Homewyse may also impose limits on certain Service features or restrict your access to parts or all of the Service without notice or liability.
You can create and modify Price List Calculators ("Calculators"). By default these Calculators may be published for all homewyse.com users to view, perform and copy online, along with the Username ("Homewyse ID") that you specified when you created your Homewyse account. At any time, you can copy and share the url references to your Calculators with anyone you choose. If this url reference is posted by you - or anyone using the Site - to public sites such as Google+, Facebook, Twitter, Digg, Reddit, etc, then your content (Calculator) may end up being publicly accessible through third party seach engines including Bing, Google and Yahoo.
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Homewyse reserves the right to refuse registration of, or cancel a homewyse User ID in its discretion. You are wholly responsible for specifying a safe, unique password and maintaining the confidentiality of your password to the Site.
Services are available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old, whether acting on their own behalf or as an authorized employee or representative of a corporation or other business entity. If you do not so qualify, do not attempt to register for or use the Services.
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By creating a Pro Price List or entering other content, you represent and warrant to us that (1) doing so does not violate or infringe anyone else's rights; and (2) you created the content you are uploading, or otherwise have sufficient intellectual property rights to upload the material consistent with these terms. With regard to any data or content you add to the public portions of the Site, you grant Homewyse a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable worldwide license (with sublicense and assignment rights) to use, to display online and in any present or future media, to create derivative works of, to allow downloads of, and/or distribute any such file or content. To the extent that you delete any such file or content from the public portions of the Site, the license you grant to Homewyse pursuant to the preceding sentence will automatically terminate, but will NOT be revoked with respect to any file or content Homewyse has already copied and sublicensed or designated for sublicense. Also, of course, anything you post to a public portion of the Site (such as the Pro Price List section of the Site) may be used by the public pursuant to the following paragraph even after you delete it.
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