Return & Cancellation Policy
At TrueModelShips.com, we want you to be pleased with your purchase. If for any reason
you are not completely satisfied, you may exchange, replace, or credit your
purchase. During the holidays, items shipped between November 11th and December 31st can be returned until January 31st.
Exchanges: Please request the return to be for
exchange when requesting the return authorization number at the return
request link, then place another order (before or after) we've processed
the return. Tip: Please do not throw away your original boxes and parts.
- For UPS/Fedex/USPS Deliveries: Please inform all damages & defects
within 5 days from the receiving date at the return
request link. For all damaged items caused by shipping, we will file claim
with the shipping carrier. Please provide us a simple picture of the package
received and we will provide you return label or pick up the merchandise (please
let us know if you would like us to send you a replacement upon movement of
picked up merchandise, or refund upon receipt of your returned merchandise).
Tip: Please be sure to keep the original packaging boxes (this is the
proof that the package was damaged) so that the shipping carrier can come
and inspect them. Losing the original packaging boxes may be denied for damage
claim. Any personal damages caused by mis-handling or abused shall void the
- For Freight and LTL - Please inspect the package upon delivery before the driver leaves. Please mark all damages on the bill of lading before signing it off. By signing off the bill of lading without damages, you are confirming receipt of the package in proper condition.
Defects: For defects or wrong item(s) received, please provide us a simple picture of what you've received and we will provide you return label or pick up the merchandise. Please request return authorization number at the return request link to get started.
Lost Order: We understand how frustrating it can be when you did not receive your order. Please check with your mailbox (for USPS), family and neighbors upon delivery confirmation. If you confirmed that you did not receive the merchandise, please request return authorization number at the return request link. Below are the processes that will take place:
- We will file a loss tracer or loss claim (the carrier will come back within a few days to verify delivery of your order).
- If the shipment was considered lost by the carrier, please let us know if you would like us to re-ship or have your order refunded.
All orders are processed on 8AM PST Monday - Friday. If you have an order that
you would like to cancel before your order(s) get sent to the warehouse(s),
please feel free to contact us
via phone (e-mails are not preferred as they may be delayed). Once confirmed,
you will get a confirmation cancellation e-mail. For cancellations due to any
other reasons, please feel free to contact
us via phone or e-mail. We will always make our best efforts to cancel your
order; however, cancellations are not guaranteed until an e-mail confirmation
has been provided.
For Standard Returns:
- There will be no restocking fee on all of the refused shipments or returned
- Shipping/handling charges are refundable if the merchandise is damaged or
defective. Please note that merchandise may be inspected upon arrival. Shipping/handling
charges are non-refundable if the merchandise is not damaged or defective.
- Due to different computer settings and resolutions that the customer has,
the color or finish of the fixtures or shades may not be exactly as the customer
has seen. This does not indicate the item as defective, please feel free to
contact us if the you wish to see the exact finish.
- Hand blown fixtures and shades are not going to be exactly as shown as no
two glasses will come out looking exactly the same and will not be considered
- Should a returned order be placed using a promotional code, discount or
offer, the order will not be refunded for the amount of the code, discount
or offer, as these discounts were deducted from the original purchase amount.
For free shipping items, the original shipping charges will be applied to
the refund when the merchandise is returned.
- All merchandise returned shall be shipped freight prepaid. Products must
be received within 10 days of the RMA number issue date. All original manuals
and accessories should be included.
- Chargebacks/Disputes: Please do not request a charge back from your credit card company during
the return process. Due to the time it takes to resolve charge back disputes,
it is usually better to be patient and wait for the return process to run
its course. If a charge back has been submitted; depending on each case, processing time frame, and fees involved, we may or may not be able to credit
you for your return until the charge back mediation process has been completed.
This process can take up to 180 days.
- To start a standard return, please click on return
- Sanitary items such as beds, carriers, feeders & waterers, litter boxes, kittywalk systems, dog collars, and clothings that have pet hair or pet scents are not returnable. Examples are apparel, swim vests, life jackets, cooling beds, Pet Loo and etc. In order for these items to be returned; they have to be unopened, with the original tags still attached, and no sign of being used.
- Wire break detectors are not returnable.
- Aquarium light fixtures and treadmills are not returnable.
- Engraved pet urns are not returnable.
- Any physical damages of items caused by mis-handling or abused.
- Prescription items & vaccines are not returnable for any reason.
- Action Figures are not returnable.
- RC Toys are not refundable once they are used or without original packaging.
- Puppets must be returned in perfect, new condition, in original packaging, with all original tags
- All ride on toys are covered by manufacturer's warranty only.
- Halloween items are not returnable after October 31.
- Gun Dog Doors, Gen-Lite, House of Troy, Deeco, Diamond Sofa, Abbyson Living, Crosley Furniture, Tempo Furniture items are not eligible for returns.
- Due to different computer settings and resolutions that the customer has, the color or finish of the light fixtures or shades may not be exactly as the customer has seen. This does not indicate the item as defective, please feel free to contact us if the you wish to see the exact finish.
- Hand blown fixtures and shades are not going to be exactly as shown as no two glasses will come out looking exactly the same and will not be considered defective.
- All Christmas related products are not returnable after Dec 24th. All warranty will apply.
To receive Credit, Repair, Or Exchanges:
If you are qualified for credit, repair, or exchanges. You shall need a Return Material Authorization (RMA) Number for all merchandise returned for credit, repair, or exchange. To get started, please click on the return request link.