Terms & Conditions
Clockwork Home Services
Acceptance of Contract Terms
Clockwork Home Services (formerly VenVest Inc.), together with its affiliates, "Clockwork", through the website known as www.venvestinc.com, www.clockworkhomeservices.com, clockworkhomeservices.net, clockworkhome.com, and clockworkhome.net, (the "Clockwork Home Services Web Site") makes available information, materials, products and services, subject to the following terms and conditions. The following are terms of a legal agreement between you and Clockwork. 

Proprietary Rights
You hereby acknowledge the following: (i) Clockwork permits access to information, software, logos, photos, illustrations, artwork, video, graphics, music, sounds and other material and services (collectively, "Content") through the Clockwork Web Site that is protected by copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual and proprietary rights ("Rights"); (ii) these Rights are valid and protected in all media and technologies existing now or later developed; and (iii) except as explicitly provided otherwise herein, the Terms and Conditions and applicable copyright and other laws govern your use of such Content. You may not copy, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit or otherwise transfer any material subject to any Rights. You acknowledge that Clockwork and/or any third party Content providers remain the owners of the posted materials and that you do not acquire any of those ownership rights by downloading or otherwise reproducing Content. 

The information on this Web site is protected by copyright: 

©2014 CLOCKWORK IP, LLC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. 

Except as specifically permitted herein, no portion of the information on this Web site may be reproduced in any form or by any means without the prior written permission from Clockwork. 

For further information on Intellectual Property matters, contact Clockwork's Legal Department, Direct Energy, 12 Greenway Plaza, Suite 250, Houston, TX 77046, Attention: General Counsel. 


Use of Web Site Information
Except as otherwise indicated elsewhere on this site, you may view, copy, print, and distribute documents available on this Web site subject to the following conditions:
  1. The document may be used solely for personal, informational, non-commercial purposes;
  2. The document may not be reformatted, modified or altered in any way;
  3. Any copy of the document or portion thereof must include the copyright notice above and this permission notice; and
  4. Clockwork reserves the right to revoke such authorization at any time and for any reason, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon written notice from Clockwork.
  5. You shall not use any information or documents accessible through the Clockwork Web Site for any commercial purpose or to obtain direct financial gain (e.g. mass marketing). Any such use shall be deemed a material breach of these Terms and Conditions and Clockwork, at its sole discretion, may terminate your right to access the Clockwork Web Site.
Documents specified above do not include the design or layout of this Web site. Elements of the Clockwork Web Site are protected by trade dress and other laws and may not be copied or imitated, in whole or in part. 

Warranties and Disclaimers
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE IN A WRITTEN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND CLOCKWORK, ALL INFORMATION INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CONTENT PROVIDED THROUGH THE CLOCKWORK WEB SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. 

CLOCKWORK DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS AS TO THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE INFORMATION ON THE CLOCKWORK WEB SITE. 

CLOCKWORK ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE INFORMATION OR SOFTWARE OR OTHER DOCUMENTS WHICH ARE REFERENCED BY OR LINKED TO THIS WEB SITE. REFERENCES TO CORPORATIONS, THEIR SERVICES AND PRODUCTS, ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. 

IN NO EVENT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE NEGLIGENCE OF CLOCKWORK) SHALL CLOCKWORK BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGE, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING FROM, RELATING TO OR IN CONNECTION WITH, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE CLOCKWORK WEB SITE. 

THE CLOCKWORK WEB SITE COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL OR OTHER INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN; THESE CHANGES WILL BE INCORPORATED IN NEW EDITIONS OF THIS WEB SITE. CLOCKWORK MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE PRODUCT(S), SERVICE(S) AND/OR THE PROGRAM(S) DESCRIBED IN THIS WEB SITE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. 

Confidential Information; Privacy
To learn more about how Clockwork protects your personal information, such as your name and address, please refer to the Clockwork Online Privacy Statement. 

Links to Third-Party Web Sites 
The Clockwork Web Site contains links to third-party Web sites, which are not under the control of Clockwork Home Services Clockwork makes no representations whatsoever about any other Web site to which you may have access through the Clockwork Web Site. When you access a non-Clockwork Web site, you do so at your own risk and Clockwork is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice or statements made on these sites. Clockwork provides these links merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply that Clockwork endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or uses of such Web sites. 

Indemnification
At Clockwork's request, you agree to defend, indemnify and to hold harmless Clockwork, their officers, directors, shareholders, affiliates, subsidiaries, employees and agents from and against any losses, liabilities, claims, obligations and/or expenses including, without limitation, court costs and reasonable attorneys' fees (collectively, "Damages") arising from, relating to, or in connection with, in whole or in part (i) your use of the Clockwork Web Site (ii) your use of a third-party Web site linked to the Clockwork Web Site or (iii) your breach of these Terms and Conditions. 

Prohibition Against Discrimination
You agree not to use any information available through the Clockwork Web Site to discriminate against or harass an employee based upon race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, military status or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran. This restriction applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, without limitation, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. 

System Maintenance
Occasionally, the Clockwork Web Site will not be available. Clockwork reserves the right to take the Clockwork Web Site down at any time if it deems it necessary, in its sole discretion, for upgrading and/or maintaining the Clockwork Web Site. 

Submissions
Clockwork Home Services is pleased to hear from its users and welcomes comments regarding its services. Clockwork, however, has a policy that it does not accept or consider creative ideas, suggestions or materials from user other than those it has specifically requested pursuant to an agreement. Clockwork hopes that users understand that the purpose of this policy is to avoid the possibility of misunderstandings about Clockwork's future product or service offerings. Users should not submit anything to Clockwork or post anything to the Site, including without limitation, ideas, know-how, techniques, questions, comments, and suggestions (collectively, "Submissions"). If a user makes Submissions to Clockwork, then, subject to the Privacy Policy, such Submissions are and will be treated as nonconfidential and nonproprietary. Clockwork shall have the exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual and transferable right to use, copy, reproduce, distribute, display, perform, sell, lease, transmit or create derivative works from such Submissions by any means and in any form, and to translate, modify, reverse engineer, disassemble, or decompile such Submissions. All Submissions shall automatically become the sole and exclusive property of Clockwork and shall not be returned to Member. 

Data Security
This Site incorporates various physical, electronic and administrative procedures to safeguard the confidentiality of a user's personal and business information. WHILE CLOCKWORK HAS TAKEN EVERY COMMERCIALLY REASONABLE PRECAUTION TO SAFEGUARD YOUR PERSONAL AND BUSINESS INFORMATION, CLOCKWORK CANNOT GUARANTEE COMPLETE SECURITY BECAUSE COMPLETE SECURITY DOES NOT PRESENTLY EXIST ON THE INTERNET. 

Termination
Your access to the Clockwork Web Site may be terminated by Clockwork without prior notice in Clockwork's sole discretion at any time, with or without cause. 

Miscellaneous
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire understanding between you and Clockwork with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior agreements and understandings, written or oral, with respect to such subject matter. 

Clockwork may assign its rights and obligations under these Terms and Conditions in whole or in part and upon such assignment Clockwork will be relieved of any further obligation hereunder. 

Should any term, condition or provision of these Terms and Conditions be held to be invalid or unenforceable, the balance of these Terms and Conditions shall remain in full force and effect and shall be interpreted as if the unenforceable part did not exist. 

The failure of Clockwork to enforce any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of such provision or any other provisions of these Terms and Conditions or of the right of such party thereafter to enforce each and every provision of these Terms and Conditions. 

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida, without regard to the conflicts of laws principles thereof. All users of the Clockwork Web Site mutually submit to the exclusive jurisdiction, and stipulate to the venue, in any federal or state court located in Sarasota County, Florida, for the resolution of any dispute or claim arising under or in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. 

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Strong partnerships and a national support system.

Independently owned and operated.

About us

Clockwork Home Services is dedicated to improving the operations, efficiency, customer service and profitability of contractors in the home services industry in North America through affinity group membership and nationally branded franchises.

Offices

12 Greenway Plaza, Suite 250, Houston, TX 77046

Phone: (713) 877-3500
Email: contactus@clockworkhomeservices.com