Cookies help us to provide you with a better website experience by enabling us to recognise those pages you find useful and those you don’t. You can be reassured that they don’t give us access to your computer or any information other than the details you choose to share with us. Cookies are used on most websites and we believe that the benefits from their proper use are worthwhile – we hope you agree.
What exactly is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that’s placed on your computer’s hard drive via your browser. It helps the use of our interactive devices and allows our website to respond to you as an individual. The site can be tailored to your needs, likes and dislikes by remembering information about your preferences.
How to manage cookies
All internet browsers allow you to manage the cookies stored on your computer. You can set the browser to enable cookies, notify you of cookie placement requests, or decline cookies completely. However, if you decline them, you’ll find a reduced functionality on this site. You can also delete the files that contain cookies, but the way you manage them depends on which browser you have:
Google Chrome – Manage your cookies and site data
Mozilla Firefox – Enable and disable cookies that websites use to track your preferences
Internet Explorer (9+) – How to manage cookies in Internet Explorer
You can find some excellent guides on managing your cookies at allaboutcookies.org.
Here’s a list of the main cookies we use and their purpose:
|Anglian Home Improvements||
||Maintains your user session state, allowing us to store data for the duration of your session on the site.|
|Anglian Home Improvements||SC_ANALYTICS_GLOBAL_COOKIE||10 years||Identifies repeat visits from a single user.|
|Anglian Home Improvements||ReferrerInformation||30 days||Contains information about how you were referred to the site. This helps us provide you with more relevant information.|
|Anglian Home Improvements||ViewedProductInformation||30 days||Contains information on the last product you viewed to help you pick up where you left off when returning to the site.|
|Anglian Home Improvements||
||Store browser information and user interactions around the site to customise how pages are loaded if visitors chose to close / opt-out of specific content.|
|Google Universal Analytics||
||Provides insights into visitor interactions on our website. This helps us understand our visitor's needs and this information allows us to improve our website, our communications with our customers and to provide a high quality service by providing our visitors information that they’re looking for in a way which is useful to them.|
|Cloudflare||_cfduid||1 year||Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic.|
|Visual Website Optimizer||
||Allows for A/B testing and monitors site performance.|
||Collects statistical information to help measure call centre interactions.|
||Collects statistical information to help measure cross-channel marketing.|
||Tag management tool that allows us to quickly and easily upload and make changes to the tags on the site.|
||Collects information on what visitors are doing on each page of a website. We use it to improve the usability of our website.|