Cookies Policy

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this policy are reasonable. If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

Throughout this Cookie Policy, "we", "us" or "our" means Art 4 Conservation, with registered office at Berlaarsesteenweg 65, 2500 Lier (Belgium) and with company number 0751.850.067. We will be regarded as the data controller with respect to the personal data that we collect in connection with your use of our website. We will provide you with information regarding the use of cookies within the framework of our website. This means we will explain which cookies we use, why & how we use them.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small data files that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device when you visit the website or certain pages. Cookies allow the website to 'remember' your actions or preferences over time. Most browsers accept cookies, but users can set their browsers to block or delete cookies whenever they wish.

Cookies usually contain the name of the website from which the cookie originates, how long the cookie will remain on your device, and a value, which is usually a randomly generated unique number. Some cookies will be deleted as soon as you leave the website (so-called 'session cookies'), others will remain on your computer or mobile device and will help us identify you as a visitor to our website (so-called 'persistent cookies').

Which Cookies do we use?

We use first party cookies and third party cookies:

  • First party cookies are cookies created by the website itself. They are used to optimise your user experience.

  • Third party cookies are cookies created by other parties (not by the website). Third party cookies on our website are Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google Analytics. Google Analytics is Google's analytical tool that helps us understand how you interact with our website. The tool can use a range of cookies to collect information and report user statistics about the website without personally disclosing individual visitors to Google. The main cookie used by Google Analytics is the '___ga' cookie.

First and third party cookies can further be distinguished as follows:

  • Essential cookies that are necessary for a website to function.

  • Functional cookies that track information about your choices and preferences on a website.

  • Analytical cookies that collect information about the behaviour of website visitors and the performance of the website. Based on the results, the website can be improved and visitors get a better user experience.

  • Marketing cookies that track the surfing behaviour of website visitors and compile a user profile based on this, which is used to make the surfing experience more personal.

Why do we use Cookies?

Our website uses cookies for various purposes:

  • We use cookies to improve the user experience on the website and to map your surfing behaviour (like the pages you have visited and the time you have spent on that page). Cookies make our website more user-friendly and allow us to better tailor our website to your interests and needs. Cookies are also used to increase the speed of your future activities and experiences on the website.

  • We also use cookies to collect aggregated statistics anonymously that allow us to understand how our website is used and how we can improve our services.

How can you manage and delete Cookies?

You can manage or delete cookies at any time via the settings of your Internet browser, which allows you to block some or all cookies. However, disabling cookies will limit the services we can offer and may affect your user experience. Deleting cookies may require you to manually change your preferences each time you visit our website. For more information on managing and/or deleting cookies, please visit the page relevant to your browser:

For other browsers, refer to the browser operator's documentation.