Privacy Policy


When you subscribe to the GardHub blog ,Submit a comment, sign up for a user account, or use the Contact Me form, as part of the process, GardHub collects the personal information you give such as your name, email address & any other personal information you share.

When you browse the blog, automatically  your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address will be received in order to provide information that helps GardHub learn about your browser and operating system. We collect session ID generated by our website and provided to your browser via a cookie.

Email marketing (if applicable): With your permission, you may be sent emails about this blog, and other updates.

Why We Collect This Information:

  • To identify commenter’s on blog post’s.
  • To provide blog updates if requested by visitors.
  • To review and post Guest submitted blog posts.


How do you get my consent?

When you provide us with personal information to subscribe to the blog, submit a blog post comment,sign up for a user account and use the contact form, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.

If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.

How do I withdraw my consent?

If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at any time, by using the Contact me form or mailing us at:

Crystal Gard
361 Queen Street – Unit 510
Suite 501
Smiths Falls, Ontario
K7A 0A6



  • Information obtained and collected are for their intended internal purposes only.
  • Session IDs are discarded after a timeout period- We do not collect them-We do not establish repeat visits.
  • Information obtained, provided, collected, and stored; whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, distributed, or given to any other entity or company for any reason without your consent.
  • We will comply with any legal request from law enforcement agencies that possess jurisdiction over the data stored.


In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.

However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies.

For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.

In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.

As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.

Once you leave this website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy.


When you click on links on this blog, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

“Crystal Gard ( is a participant in the, Inc. Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to”


By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.


We reserve the right to make changes this Privacy Policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Any changes shall be notified to you in our best effort.  Any changes will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. Continued use of service after changes to the privacy policy shall indicate acceptance of the new terms. If you do not wish to accept changes to the privacy policy, your sole remedy is to cancel services by contacting Umgardi.


If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer by using the Contact Me form.