1. What are cookies and what are they for?

    1. “Cookies” are small packets of data that are stored on the computer through the browser, retaining only information related to preferences, not including, as such, personal data.
    2. Pedro Carrilho Arquitectos user “cookies” in order to determine the usefulness, interest and number of uses of its websites, allowing for quicker browsing and eliminating the need to repeatedly introduce the same information.
    3. The use of cookies is a normal practice applied by websites and most internet browsers allow the User to accept, refuse or delete cookies by selecting the appropriate settings.
  2. For what purposes do we use cookies and what types do we use?

    1. Essential cookies – Some cookies are essential to access secure areas of the website. They allow you to browse the website and use your applications, such as accessing secure areas of the website through login. Without these cookies, services that require it cannot be provided.
    2. Analytical cookies – We use these cookies to analyze how Users use the website and monitor its performance. This allows us to provide a better experience for the User, personalizing our offer. They also allow you to identify and correct any problems that arise.
    3. These cookies allow, for example, to know which pages are most popular, which method of linking between pages is most effective, or to determine the reason why some pages are receiving error messages. Based on the use of the website, we may also use these cookies to highlight articles or services on the website that we think are of interest to Users.
    4. These cookies are used only for the purpose of statistical creation and analysis, without ever collecting personal information.
    5. For the purposes of statistical analysis of website usage, the J.J.Louro Pereira Group uses Google Analytics, a Google analysis tool that allows users to understand the involvement and use, by Users, of the website and its functionalities.
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    7. Functionality cookies – We use functionality cookies that allow us to remember the User’s preferences regarding the use of the website, saving them in such a way that it is not necessary to reconfigure the website with your preferences each time you visit it again.
    8. The cookies used can be of the type:
    9. Permanent cookies – They are stored at the level of the internet browser (browser) on the access devices (pc, mobile and tablet) of the User and are used whenever he makes a new visit to the website. They are generally used to direct navigation according to the User’s preferences.
    10. Session cookies – They are temporary, remain in the cookies of the User’s internet browser (browser) until the user leaves the website. The information obtained allows to identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.
  3. How can the User manage cookies?

    1. All browsers allow the User to accept, refuse or delete cookies, namely by selecting the appropriate settings in the respective browser. The User can configure cookies in the “options” or “preferences” menu of his browser.
    2. It should be noted, however, that disabling cookies may prevent some web services from functioning correctly, affecting, partially or totally, navigation on the website.
    3. After authorizing the use of cookies, the User can always partially or completely disable the use of cookies. Depending on the browser you use, information about how to manage cookies is shown below:

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