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Payment Information

Decodame is happy to accept cash, money orders (for items under $ 500.), and personal, corporate or bank checks. For fastest shipping, we suggest a bank wire.

Please make all checks/money orders payable to:

Lorial Davidson
8805 Tamiami Trail North #308
Naples, FL 34108, USA

Sorry, we DO NOT accept credit cards or PayPal

·      To make a purchase off this site, please read the return policy below and then fill out the Purchase Form.

·      You must supply us with your complete shipping address and phone number. You will then receive an order confirmation via e-mail with further payment instructions .

·      Your item(s) will be marked on this website as ‘Sale Pending’ until paid in full. Once your item is paid for, in full, it will then be marked ‘Sold

·      If you have interest in a piece and need to check measurements etc, we will hold an item for you for 24 hours. Therefore, if you see an item ‘On Hold’, it does not mean the item is sold, please feel free to ask about it. We will be happy to notify you first if the piece becomes available.

      Please see the Fabric Menu Page for policies regarding our Designer Fabric sales.

Pricing

·      Decodame.com reserves the right to change any prices at any time.

·      Prices shown on this website are ‘net’. Net price means the price shown on our website is our lowest trade price. There are no additional trade discounts available for dealers, architects  or designers. We have found that this policy works well, as designers and collectors can quickly determine if a piece in in their budget and make an informed decision to buy or look for something else that may better suit their needs and budget. If time is spent emailing back and forth, much time can be lost and an item could be sold to another client in the meantime. This net pricing policy is for everyone’s benefit.

·      Items are final sale. We do no send items out on approval.

·      We try to buy merchandise in the best available condition, or to restore it to perfection, but occasionally we buy items that have flaws that we do not restore. These items are always noted as such and are priced accordingly. Please do not ask for additional discounts for the flaws, as we have already discounted the item. Typically, age and patina on a vintage item are expected and desired. Remember, you are buying an item that is most likely 80 to 100 years old or more.

·     We want you to be confident in your decision. We also want your repeat business! We are happy to supply additional pictures and information on items that you are interested in. We do our best to accurately describe the size and condition of each item. We note overall condition in general terms and we are happy to supply photos in larger format for your inspection.

·      Please remember that most of these items are antique or vintage, circa 1800s to 1970s.

·      Do not expect to receive a new item! This means in most cases items have expected, age appropriate signs. Condition is noted for each item and priced accordingly. We do our best to purchase merchandise in excellent condition, however, these items are vintage or antique and will show their age. If we have had an item restored or repaired, or know of any prior restoration work done, we will note it in the description.

·      In the antique and auction world, it is acceptable to have up to 30% of a piece repaired before affecting its value.

      Items are available for inspection, by appointment only.

·      Item cost, shipping and insurance costs must be pre-paid in full and all funds must clear our bank before an item is shipped. Packing and Shipping fees on Furniture, lighting, architectural items and decorative art pieces are to be paid directly to the shipper. For most items we use the UPS Store of Naples (location # 3139). Only jewelry items and small decorative objects sent via priority mail are added onto your total when you receive your order confirmation. We suggest Vintage Transport for all continental US furniture shipments.

Sales Tax

6% sales tax will be applied to purchases made within/shipped to an address in the State of Florida, unless a current copy of your Resale Tax Certificate is supplied

Shipping - General

       

·      For items being shipped via UPS or The US post office, we ship the Monday (or Tuesday) following clearance of funds. Florida banks require 10 working days for out of state checks to clear from date of deposit. Buyer pays actual shipping and insurance charges. We use professional packing for safety and insurance purposes and the buyer must pay any additional fees, directly to the packing/shipping company (see information below for furniture shipping details). We ship at the beginning of the week so your item is less likely to be sitting on a delivery truck over a weekend.

·      Buyer is responsible for paying all shipping and insurance costs. International buyers are also responsible for any import fees and/or customs duties and taxes, as applicable for that destination country.

Shipping - International

We fill out all customs forms properly. Please do not ask us to misrepresent an item to save on import fees/duties. International shipments usually ship via UPS Expedited.

Shipping - Furniture Items

·      All items must be insured for the full price value.

·      Below is a list of shippers who ship our merchandise regularly and can give you online delivery quotes:

Small furniture items and lighting can be packed by and shipped via
the UPS Store in Naples, FL.

Larger items shipped within the continental USA can be shipped via 
 Vintage Transport  out of Atlanta, GA

International orders can be shipper via the UPS Store or Your shipper of choice.


You may of course use your own shipper for any of our items.

·      Furniture items must be picked up within 14 days of payment. Customer is responsible for arranging shipping, unless otherwise agreed upon in advance.

·      After two weeks, storage fees apply. We are not responsible for items left over 30 days.

·      Small furniture items may be able to be shipped via UPS. Larger furniture items may be picked up or delivered by the customer’s choice of shipper.

·      To get a shipping estimate, call your shipper with the item’s dimensions or email a weblink to page of the item you wish to ship. Let them know your delivery address and that the item is to be picked up from zip code 34108, Naples, FL.

·      Usually, shipping charges for furniture items are either pre-paid directly to the shipper or are paid C.O.D on delivery.

Shipping - Small items

·      We are happy to ship small items worldwide.

·      All additional costs for special packing, duties, taxes, etc, are to be paid by the customer.

·      It is the customers’ responsibility to estimate and pay all taxes and duties.

·      Small items are shipped via UPS, or USPS. Decorative art items and lighting can be packed by and shipped via the UPS Store in Naples, FL
 

Shipping - Jewelry

·      Items shipped within the U.S. are sent via Priority Mail unless otherwise specified and paid for by the customer. International jewelry shipments are sent via UPS for insurance purposes.

Damage/Returns

If an item arrives damaged:

·      All items are shipped fully insured and you will have to file the claim. Please keep all packing/shipping materials for your claim. This policy is firm so please take extra care in examining your item right away when you receive it.

·      It is your responsibility to examine items on receipt.

·      Any damage must be reported to us and the shipper within 24 hours of receipt.

·      Once the items have left our hands, Decodame.com is not responsible for any loss or damage as a result of shipping. Buyer is responsible for any damage claims which must be handled directly with your shipper.

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As always, I am happy to answer your questions.

Thank you! I appreciate your business.

Lorial Davidson
Decodame.com

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