1. Protecting your privacy is important to DFC. We strive to keep your personal information confidential. By ensuring that you are aware of and understand our Privacy Policy, we can provide you with better service. Please take a moment to read the following policy to learn how we handle your personal information . . .

  2. 1. Why we collect personal information

    DFC collects and uses your personal information to give you superior customer service, to provide you with more convenient access to our products and services online. In addition, at your option, your personal information can be used to keep you up to date on the latest design announcements, news on DFC’s future designs and projects, and special offers to our loyal customers and friends.

  3. 2. How we collect personal information

    This website takes every precaution to protect our customer and user information. We have appropriate security measures in place on the website and in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of any information that we have collected from you at our site. We collect information about you in a few ways. For example, we might ask for your contact information when you correspond with us, call us to make a purchase, or purchase on-line. Team DFC works with some outside services that help us provide you your orders, and occasionally we need to provide your personal information to these companies. For example, we give FedEx this information so they can deliver your products most efficiently and rapidly to you! The information they receive is for shipping and delivery purposes only, and we require that the companies safeguard your personal information in accordance with hive’s policies.

  1. 3. How we protect your personal information

    DFC safeguards the security of the data you send us with physical, electronic, and managerial procedures. No information or personal data is saved on our website server, and we work with an online payment gateway in processing all credit card and personal information, which means that your private information is stored in only one guaranteed safe location and passes through the minimum of hands in the processing of any given order. DFC’s payment process is PCI compliant to the highest possible level of security. Team DFC also urges you to take every precaution to protect your personal data when you are on the Internet. Change your passwords often, use a combination of letters and numbers, and make sure you use a secure browser. uses industry-standard Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption on all web pages where personal information is required. To make purchases from, you must use an SSL-enabled browser such as Netscape Navigator 3.0 or later, or Internet Explorer. This protects the confidentiality of your personal and credit card information while it is transmitted over the Internet.

  2. 4. Collecting other personal information

    When you browse, you are able to do so anonymously. Generally, we don’t collect personal information when you browse—not even your email address. Your browser, however, does automatically tell us the type of computer and operating system you are using. Like many websites, our website uses “cookie” technology. When you first connect to our site, the cookie
    identifies your browser with a unique, random number. The cookies we use do not reveal any personal information about you. Cookies help us understand which parts of are the most popular, where our visitors are going, and how long they spend there. We use cookies to study traffic patterns on our site so we can make the site even better for you. The personally identifiable information that you provide to us and information about your order may be combined with other personally identifiable information (such as demographic information and past purchase history) available from our records and other sources. This information will be used to make our future marketing efforts more efficient. This information may also be shared with our third party service providers that assist us with our marketing efforts and with other marketers whose products or services we feel may be of interest to you. If you prefer that we do not share your personal information with other marketers, please email us at