Terms and Conditions

FREIGHT Terms: All Garvin shipments are F.O.B. shipping point. The customer should file any claim for loss or damage in transit with the common carrier.
Pricing: Prices are subject to change without notice unless protected for a specified time as part of a written quotation for specified quantities. All global orders are must be paid in advance via wire transfer. A current valid credit card number must be kept on file for any unforeseen charges.
Minimum Charge: Garvin’s minimum charge is $50.00 for all domestic orders shipped within the continental United States. Garvin’s minimum charge for global orders is $500.00, excluding freight charges.
Shortage Claims: Claims for shortages must be made in writing to the Garvin corporate office at 3700 Sandra Street, Franklin Park, IL 60131, within 10 days after receipt of the products.
Returns: Returned products will be accepted for credit, only with written permission from Garvin’s corporate office. All returned products must be shipped to Garvin Industries, 3700 Sandra Street, Franklin Park, IL 60131, unless otherwise directed. Products that are obsolete, discontinued, customized or more than 12 months old will not be accepted for return or credit. All returned products are subject to a restocking fee of up to 25% (of net order value).
Taxes: Garvin reserves the right to add to the sales price any taxes imposed by law on said products.
Delivery: Shipping schedules are based on estimates and Garvin shall not be liable directly or indirectly for delays caused by lack of labor, power, materials, manufacturing facilities, delays in transportation or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Garvin. In such an event, Garvin’s options and without liability, delivery dates shall be extended or all portions of the order will be cancelled.
For international orders, customers will determine the desired shipping carrier to maintain control of the shipment. In cases where the customer wants Garvin Industries to arrange the shipping, Garvin will provide an estimated quote to the customer prior to finalizing the total sale but cannot guarantee the freight charges until the final billing has been received. All freight charges for international orders must be paid in advance via a wire transfer.
Limited Warranty: While Garvin products are carefully inspected, it is not always possible to detect all imperfections. Garvin products are warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of one year from the date of invoice to the original purchaser. Liability in all events is limited to the purchase price paid and all liability under the aforesaid warranty is limited at Garvin’s option to either refund the purchase price paid, or repair or replace any product Garvin determines to have been defective in material or workmanship at the time of delivery to the original purchaser.
There are no implied warranties that the products are merchantable or fit for particular purpose and any such warranties are specifically disclaimed, and limited warranty contained in the preceding paragraphs is the sole warranty offered by Garvin.
Garvin has made a diligent effort to illustrate and to accurately describe the products contained in this catalog; however, such illustrations and descriptions are for the sole purpose of the identification. Products may not always totally conform to the illustration or descriptions. Garvin is not responsible for the improper selection, installation, alteration or misuse of any of its products. Products sold by Garvin but manufactured by others are not warranted by Garvin and any purchase is limited to only the warranties offered by the actual manufacturers of the product.
No warranty of affirmation of fact, expressed or implied, other than the aforesaid is made or authorized by Garvin. Under no circumstances shall Garvin be liable for incidental or consequential losses or damages of any kind.
Prompt Disposition: Garvin will make a good faith effort for prompt disposition regarding any product which proves to be defective. Before returning any product, write or call Garvin, giving the date, original invoice number and description of the defects. If the products were damaged in transit, file a claim with the common carrier.
Acceptance: All orders are subject to confirmation and credit approval by Garvin, as well as to terms and conditions detailed above. Any differing terms and conditions, discounts, or special prices submitted with an order shall be considered objected to by Garvin, and therefore not applicable unless accepted in writing by an officer or the sales manager at Garvin.
Governing Law: These terms and the actual sales of products pursuant to any other order shall be governed by the laws of the state of Illinois.