Terms & Conditions

These Terms and Conditions cover both the Terms on which we sell and supply our products to you via our website (referred to as ‘Terms of Sale’) and The Terms and Conditions on which you can use this Site (‘Terms of Use’), collectively referred to as the ‘Terms and Conditions’


Our Privacy Policy sets out detailed information about the collection and processing of personally identifiable information.  By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.  You are responsible for reviewing the terms of the Privacy Policy.   By continuing to use our site and by submitting an order you are confirming that you accept the terms of the privacy policy, as may be amended from time to time.  We encourage you to review our terms and conditions whenever you use this Site as we reserve the right to update or modify these at any time without prior notice. Your use of the Site or placing an order following any such changes constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms and conditions as changed.


Our Cancellation, Returns and Exchange Policy details how to return unwanted or unsuitable items for a refund or exchange.


By using this Site and/or placing an order for products from us, you agree to follow and be bound by these terms and conditions.  If you disagree with these terms and conditions please do not use this site.  ‘Bookmarking’ a particular portion of this site will bypass the terms and conditions relating to the supply and sale of our products, however, your use of this Site still binds you to the terms and conditions of use.

Should you have any questions concerning any of our policies, you can email our Customer Services team at: flooring@thesilkroaduk.co.uk or phone us on: 01428 288313.


About Us

The Site is operated by Alan Baker Flooring Ltd, a company registered in England and Wales (company number: 6981497 / VAT number: 692563405), trading as The Silkroad Interiors & Flooring.  Hereafter, referred to as ‘The Silkroad Interiors and Flooring’.   Our registered office address is: 66 – 68 Wey Hill, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 1HN, UK.


How To Contact Us:

You can contact us by email, phone or post as detailed below:

Email: flooring@thesilkroaduk.co.uk

Telephone: 01428 288313

Head Office Postal Address: The Silkroad, 66 – 68 Wey Hill, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 1HN

Opening Hours: Mon – Friday 9.30 – 5.00 pm.  Sat – by Appointment.  Sunday: Closed.


How We May Contact You:

If we have to contact you we will do so by telephone or by writing to you at the email address or postal address you provided to us in your order.


Your warranties.

When you visit our site and/or submit an order you warrant and represent that you:

  • Are over 18 years old;
  • Have provided all the information requested to submit an order;
  • Only provided information that is truthful, complete, accurate and up to date;
  • Will use the site in compliance with all applicable laws, rules, regulations, ordinances, edicts or customs of the country in which you live;
  • Are using a payment card (credit or debit card) that is your own and that there are sufficient funds in your account to cover payment of the Product(s) ordered;


You further warrant and represent that you will not:

  • Access or use the site from any place or jurisdiction where such use is prohibited or contrary to applicable laws, rules, regulations, ordinances, edicts or customs of your jurisdiction, of the United Kingdom, of Australia or of the United States of America;
  • Impersonate or otherwise misrepresent affiliation, connection or association with, any person or entity;
  • Provide any information including payment card details that are misleading or fraudulent;
  • Interfere or disrupt networks connected to the site or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of the site;
  • Access data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account which the user is not authorized to access;
  • Attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the system or network or to breach the security or authentication measures of the site without proper authorisation; nor
  • Attempt to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the site, overloading, “flooding”, “spamming”, “mail-bombing” or “crashing” or otherwise attempting to deny service to the site or the server of any user.


Terms of Sale

All sales of products made via the Site are subject to these Terms of Sale.


Our Products

We provide an online retail environment through our website which enables the purchase of furniture, home décor products and home accessories.


Before placing an order.

Before ordering from us, it is your responsibility to check and determine your full ability to receive the Products ordered. This includes ensuring that the Products ordered will pass freely into your room of choice, they fit in that room and are compatible with your other furnishings, can be transported through the door of your flat or room, stairs and doorways, and there are no other issues that could make delivery more complicated or impossible.


Bespoke Products.

By placing an order for a non-standard, customised, made-to-order or special order, you are deemed to have considered the factors listed above and any others that might affect the order, and accept that you are entirely satisfied that it is the correct product for you.  You will not be able to change the order once the item has entered production. Please note that our usual exchange and refund policy does not apply to non-standard, customised, made-to-order or special-order Products, which cannot be returned or exchanged unless faulty.

Given the nature of each hand-made, bespoke item, all product information is subject to slight variations. Seams and pattern direction may differ slightly.

Slight variations of colour between batches are an inevitable consequence of using natural materials. We guarantee to use the same batch throughout your order, however, future orders cannot be guaranteed to colour match.


If you need further advice or have any other questions about a product, email us at flooring@thesilkroaduk.co.uk or call our Customer Service Team on 01428 288313.


Product Descriptions

We endeavour to present the most recent, accurate and reliable information on our Site at all times. On occasions, the site may contain incomplete data, typographical errors, or inaccuracies. Any errors are wholly unintentional and we apologise if erroneous information is reflected in product prices, availability, or in any way affects your individual order.

Please be aware that we present our content ‘as is’ and make no claims to its accuracy, either express or implied. We cannot guarantee that the display of colour on your screen will be accurate and some colours may vary. All sizes and measurements are approximate but we do try to make sure that they are as accurate as possible.

We reserve the right to amend errors or to update product information at any time without prior notice. If a product is listed at an incorrect price due to photographical error, typographical error or error in pricing information from our suppliers, we shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price (regardless of whether or not the order has been confirmed and you have been charged). If your PayPal account has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, we shall issue a credit to you in the amount of the incorrect price.


Product Availability

The Silkroad Interiors and Flooring endeavours to offer unusual, bespoke and hand-selected items  and therefore many of our items are offered in limited quantities.  This means that items may become Out of Stock and due to the nature of the product may not be replenished.  If an item featured on our site is no longer in stock, we make every attempt to remove that item from the Site as soon as possible.

If you have ordered a product that is unavailable, we will inform you as soon as possible by email and, if applicable, give you an estimated date of when the product is due to be back in stock and available for dispatch to you. Alternatively, you will be entitled to cancel your order and receive a refund from us (if your PayPal account has already been charged).


Pricing and Payment

If the rate of VAT changes between your order date and the date we supply the Product, we will adjust the rate of VAT that you pay, unless you have already paid for the Product in full before the change in the rate of VAT takes effect.

Prices quoted on the Site exclude delivery costs which are added to the total cost of the order during the order process.  Larger Items of furniture will be costed for independently.   Please see our Delivery Policy for further information.

It is always possible that, despite our best efforts, some of the Products we sell may be incorrectly priced. We will normally check prices before accepting your order so that, where the Product’s correct price at your order date is less than our stated price at your order date, we will charge the lower amount. If the Product’s correct price at your order date is higher than the price stated to you, we will contact you for your instructions before we accept your order. If we accept and process your order where a pricing error is obvious and unmistakable and could reasonably have been recognised by you as a mispricing, we may end the Contract, refund you any sums you have paid and require the return of any goods provided to you.

In some cases, sale prices on the Site are Internet-only specials and do not reflect the pricing in our ‘Silkroad’ store, located in Haslemere, Surrey.



Please refer to our Delivery Policy for delivery costs.

We are unable to change the delivery addresses for parcels once the order has been placed.

We aim to deliver your ordered products by the estimated date set out in the dispatch confirmation email, or, if no date is given, at the latest within 30 days of the date of the dispatch confirmation email. If your delivery is delayed for any reason within our control, we will do our best to keep you informed of the estimated delivery date. Please note that if the product(s) is/are not delivered within 30 days of the dispatch confirmation email, you are entitled to cancel the order and be refunded any amounts paid by you for that order. Please refer to our Cancellation, Returns and Exchange Policy (hyper link).

A Product will be your responsibility from the time we deliver the Product to the address you gave us. You own a Product which is goods once we have received payment in full. At this point ownership of and risk in the products you have ordered will be passed to you. If you decide to return the product(s) to us for a refund or exchange in accordance with our Cancellation, Returns and Exchange Policy, risk will remain with you until you have posted the returned products to us or you have returned the products to our Silkroad showroom.


Your Right to Make Changes

If you wish to make a change to the Product you have ordered please contact us. We will let you know if the change is possible. If it is possible we will let you know about any changes to the price of the Product, the timing of supply or anything else which would be necessary because of your requested change and ask you to confirm whether you wish to go ahead with the change.


Cancellations, Returns & Exchanges

Please read our Cancellation, Returns and Exchange Policy which details how to return unwanted or unsuitable items for a refund or exchange.

In addition to our general returns policy for unwanted products, consumers have a 14-day period in which to cancel their contract with us and receive a full refund. Details of this right and how to exercise it are provided in our CancellationsReturns & Exchanges Policy.


When you don’t have the right to change your mind. 

You do not have a right to change your mind in respect of bespoke or personalised goods. Where you have ordered and received a non-standard, customised or special-order Product (e.g. large furniture item, headboard, sofa, chair in your own choice of fabric and size) or goods that have been confirmed to you as non-standard, customised or special order, we cannot extend our 14 day refund policy to such items unless faulty.


Our Rights to End the Contract

We may end the Contract if you break it.

We may end the Contract for a product at any time by writing to you if:

– you do not, within a reasonable time of us asking for it, provide us with information that is necessary for us to provide the products; or

– you do not, within a reasonable time, allow us to deliver the products to you.


We may withdraw the product. 

We may write to you to let you know that we are going to stop providing the Product. In such circumstances, we will refund any sums you have paid in advance for Products which will not be provided.


Third Party Links

In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, we may choose various third-party websites to link to from the Site. However, even if the third party is affiliated with us, we have no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of us. We have no responsibility or liability for these independent policies or actions and we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. None the less, we seek to protect the integrity of the Site and the links placed upon it and therefore request any feedback on not only this Site, but for sites we link to as well (including if a specific link does not work).


Domestic use only.

We have selected our Products on the basis that they will be used for domestic use only, if you are planning to use them for business purposes please make sure that you are covered by the appropriate insurance. Where you decide to use the Products during a business, we exclude (to the fullest extend permitted by law) those warranties and conditions relating to fitness for a purpose.

Our maximum liability to business users arising out of or about the products shall be limited to the replacement value of the Product in question (except in the case of death or personal injury caused by our negligence or in respect of fraud).

In relation to business users, we do not accept liability for the fitness of goods for business purposes, nor do we accept liability for loss of use of the item nor any loss over and above the cost of the item in the event of a claim for breach of warranty or condition.


Warranties and Disclaimers

If you are purchasing products as a consumer, unless specific warranties are expressly given when you purchase products from our site (for example a manufacturer’s warranty), we do not give warranties or guarantees in respect of such products over and above those implied by applicable law (these include that the products are of satisfactory quality and reasonably fit for all the purposes for which products of that kind are commonly supplied).  We remain responsible, however, for supplying products that confirm to the contract.  If you are purchasing products from us as a business, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, we disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.


Limitation Of Liability

Nothing in these Terms of Sale excludes or limits our liability for fraud, fraudulent misrepresentation, personal injury or death caused by our negligence or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited as a matter of law. Also, nothing in these Terms of Sale limits your statutory rights if you are contracting with us as a consumer, including your right to a replacement or repair where products supplied are not of satisfactory quality.

Subject to the above, we are only responsible for the loss or damage you suffer that is a foreseeable result of our breach of these terms of sale (for example, if the loss or damage was an obvious consequence or our breach or if it was contemplated by you and us at the time we entered into the contract).  In any event, we are not liable for 1) any losses howsoever arising, relating to any business of yours including (without limitation) lost data, lost profits, lost revenues or business interruption or 2) any special or indirect loss or damage, howsoever arising, unless that loss or damage is foreseeable to both of us at the time we entered into a contract.


Promotional Codes

Unless otherwise expressly stated in the terms and conditions for a promotional code, promotional codes cannot be combined and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer/discount.



Only you and we shall have any rights to enforce any term of the contract formed between us.

The contract formed between us, which includes these Terms of Sale and any document referred to in them, constitutes the whole agreement between us and supersedes all prior agreements (written or oral), arrangements and understandings between us relating to the same subject matter.

If any of these Terms of Sale or any provision of the contract formed between us is held by any court or other competent authority to be invalid or unenforceable in whole or in part, the affected term or provision will be removed from the remaining terms and provisions, which shall continue to be valid.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable laws, these Terms of Sale, and any dispute or claim arising out of or regarding these Terms of Sale (including non-contractual disputes or claims), shall be governed by English law. The courts of England shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim arising out of or regarding these Terms of Sale or their subject matter.


Terms of Use

Your use of the Site is subject to these Terms of Use.


Usage Restrictions; Intellectual Property

Unless otherwise noted, all design and content featured on the Site – including navigational buttons and images, artwork, graphics, photography, text, and the like – are subject to copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual property rights that are owned, controlled or licensed by or to The Silkroad Interiors and Flooring. All such rights are reserved.

The content the Site, and the Site as a whole, is intended solely for the personal, non-commercial use by users of our Site. Any use of our Site and its content for purposes other than personal and non-commercial is prohibited.

You may download, print or store any of the page contents displayed on the Site, provided that you (1) only use these materials for your personal, non-commercial use, (2) do not post the content on any website/media network or broadcast the content in any media; or (3) do not modify or alter the content in any way, or delete or change any copyright or trademark notice. Should you choose to download, copy, or forward any site materials via email, no right, title, or interest in those materials will be transferred to you. We reserve complete title and full intellectual property rights in any content you download, reproduce, print, redistribute or store from this Site.


User Comments, Feedback and Other Submissions

Please do not send us any confidential or proprietary ideas, suggestions, materials, or information via this Site or any email connection.  Please do send us any feedback that may help us to improve our service.   You agree that no Comments submitted by you to the Site will violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary rights(s). You further agree that no Comments submitted by you to the Site will be or contain libellous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material. You are and shall remain solely responsible for the content of any Comments you make.


How we will use your personal information.

We will use the personal information you provide to us:

(a)        To supply the Products to you;
(b)        To process your payment for the Products; and
(c)        If you agreed to this during the order process, to give you information about similar Products that we provide, but you may stop receiving this at any time by contacting us.


We will only give your personal information to other third parties where the law either requires or allows us to do so.

For further information, please refer to our Privacy Policy


Correction of Errors and Inaccuracies

We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions on the site and to change and update information at any time without prior notice.


Enforcement of Terms of Use

These Terms of Use, and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with these Terms of Use (including non-contractual disputes or claims), shall be governed by English law. The courts of England shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with these Terms of Use or their subject matter.



You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless The Silkroad Interiors and Flooring, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable lawyers’ fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms of Use.



Given the unpredictability of technology, The Silkroad Interiors and Flooring does not warrant that the function or operation of this Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this Site or the server that makes it available will be free of viruses or other harmful elements. As a visitor to and user of this Site (1) you must assume full responsibility for any costs associated with the servicing of equipment used in connection with the use of our Site, and (2) you agree that your access will be subject to these terms and conditions and that access is undertaken at your own risk.



If you have any queries about these Terms, the Products or if you wish to make a complaint then please contact us in writing by email to flooring@thesilkroaduk.co.uk or by post to our registered office address, 66 – 68 Wey Hill, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 1HN

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