Cat Flap Fitter Blacon

Blacon Cat Flap Installation & Repair

Cat Flap Fitter Blacon Cheshire (CH1): An effective way to improve your cat's independence and enrich it's overally quality of life is to fit a cat flap on an external wall or door of your home in Blacon. Similar to humans, when kept inside, cats will often show signs of frustration and anxiety. Having a cat that is both mentally and physically fit, is just one of the positive aspects of allowing your cat accessibility to world outside with a cat flap. If this sounds like a good option for you, what kind of cat flap should you install?

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The most straightforward type of cat flap, is merely that. A hole cut in a door with a flexible piece of material fixed over it, to provide protection from the weather, but let the cat move through. Whilst this may be appropriate for an outhouse door or fence panel, most Blacon cat owners would prefer something a bit more weatherproof and secure for an exterior door to their property.

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This standard model can be improved on to some degree with magnetic strips to hold the flap in position, but it is still a long way off being perfect because it enables other animals or cats a means by which to enter into your house.

The next step up from the magnetic strip version are infra-red or RF chip, magnetically operated cat flaps. With this kind of cat flap, your cat will need to wear a collar featuring a magnet, IR or RF chip. No animal is going to be able to get into or leave your home unless it is fitted with this special collar. The drawback here is that any other cat in the Blacon area that's got a similar model of collar might be able to gain access to your home when using this kind of cat flap. Even these cat flaps can be enhanced to some extent with an RF cat flap and collar system featuring a user programmed unique identifier.

Installing a cat flap that can identify your cat's microchip, is the next step-up in access security for felines. The microchip number is programmed into the memory of the battery powered cat flap (multiple entries are possible if you have more than one pet). When your cat is close to the flap, it unlocks and permits just your micro-chipped pets to use the exit/entrance.

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The ability to lock it in place is important regardless which cat flap you're buying. Nowadays, nearly all cat flaps available on the market boast a four way locking mechanism for added flexibility. This allows your cat flap to permit exit only, enable only admittance into your property, be fully locked, or have two way exit and entrance capability. This offers you a number of solutions on exactly how your cat flap works at all times of the day and night time. In line with your cat's and your needs, there's even the option to carry out particular functions in accordance with the time of day, with a number of the more advanced devices.

Installing a cat flap on your own can be quite straightforward if you have a solid wood door on your Blacon property, and decent DIY skills. On no account should you try to install a cat flap in a double glazed window or in a reinforced PVC door. This sort of installation requires the attention of an expert, and there are specialist cat flap fitters and talented odd job men who will be happy to take on such work.


Double Glazing Installations - If your cat flap is going to be installed in a double glazed window or door panel, and your chosen "tradesman" endeavours to drill a hole in it, stop the work straight away and give them their marching orders. A new cat flap can not be fitted into a pre-existing double glazed window pane or door panel. Making a hole in your double glazing destroys not simply the strength and security of the glazing, but it removes the insulation attributes as well. The double glazing will be made unsound, and it should never be done in any circumstances.

It will be necessary to obtain a new double glazed panel made especially for this purpose by a glazing company, and your chosen Blacon cat flap fitter will take the measurements of your current unit and order a brand new one. This new glazed panel will be delivered with a pre-cut hole as an integral part of its structure where the cat flap will be installed. This may take a couple of weeks to produce, however it is really the only way to fit a cat flap in a pre-existing patio or double glazed door. When your new glass pane arrives, the fitter will remove the old unit, and replace it with the new "cat flap ready" one. The fitting of the cat flap can then be undertaken.

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Exterior Wooden Doors - As mentioned previously, wood doors are the least complicated alternative when it comes to installing a new cat flap on your home in Blacon. If you're uncomfortable with creating a hole in your back or front door, it's advisable to contact a professional to undertake the project for you. An undertaking like this is comparatively inexpensive and will provide you with the satisfaction of knowing that your kitty has an expertly fitted flap.

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uPVC Door Panels - Cat flaps can be installed into uPVC doors in many cases. You will have to ascertain what the internal structure of you door is, since for extra security some uPVC door panels are made with a steel lining. The simplest type of cat flap installation is in doors having one single panel, subsequently if you have a uPVC door with vertical slatted panels, it might be easier and cheaper overall to replace the slats with a one piece panel.

Wall Installation - If, for either security or aesthetic reasons, you do not want to have a hole cut into a door, you could decide to install your cat flap into an outside wall of your house. This kind of installation is certainly better left to a specialist, since it calls for far more skill and equipment to accomplish. The majority of cat flap installations in walls involve a simple straight tunnelled style, but right angle access through a pillar is also a possibility. With this kind of installation a metal or plastic, square open ended tube is inserted into a square shaped hole neatly cut into your specified wall. A suitable cat flap is then fitted to each side of the hole.

Replacing Your Existing Cat Flap in Blacon - If your door, window or wall already has a cat flap fitted, but it is not working properly, or is damaged, it is perfectly possible to mount a replacement over the current hole. A professional Blacon cat flap installer will be glad to take off your old entry device and replace it with a fresh cat flap without inflicting any damage on the wall, window or door on which it is attached.

When the cat flap installation involves insertion into a pre-cut hole in a double glazed pane, it will be important to make certain that this was previously done accurately, before fixing the new flap. If it's found that corners were cut with the previous installation, the pane will have to be removed and substituted to avoid any security and safety problems with the new flap.


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In the Blacon area there are several handymen, professional cat flap fitters and even glazing companies who offer cat flap installation services in doors, walls or windows. It may be possible to ask relatives and friends for recommendations in relation to tracking down a good cat flap specialist. You can guarantee that if they've been willing to recommend somebody who's carried out work for them, you'll probably get a very similar service.

Where personal recommendations are not feasible, seek 2 or 3 quotes from local Blacon handymen. Study these carefully and never always go with the cheapest offer, since this will often not be the best. Ask about any guarantees they may give for their workmanship and make certain you have it in writing, just in case something should go wrong.

If you opt for a professional cat flap installer in Blacon you will finish up with a top quality product, which is properly fitted, and will give reliable service for years and years.

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Cat flaps can be installed in Blacon and also in nearby places like: Newton, Capenhurst, Guilden Sutton, Sandycroft, Shotton, Mollington, Saltney Ferry, Upton, Backford, Sealand, Bretton, Saughall, Mickle Trafford, Queensferry, together with these postcodes CH1 5HD, CH1 5BX, CH1 5BZ, CH1 5EU, CH1 5DH, CH1 5LE, CH1 5DQ, CH1 5JG, CH1 5DE, CH1 5JJ. Locally based Blacon cat flap fitters will likely have the postcode CH1 and the dialling code 01244. Checking this should confirm that you are accessing a locally based cat flat fitter. Blacon home and business owners will be able to benefit from these and lots of other similar services.

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Also find: Capenhurst cat flap fitters, Shotton cat flap fitters, Mollington cat flap fitters, Sealand cat flap fitters, Mickle Trafford cat flap fitters, Queensferry cat flap fitters, Newton cat flap fitters, Saltney Ferry cat flap fitters, Guilden Sutton cat flap fitters, Sandycroft cat flap fitters, Upton cat flap fitters, Saughall cat flap fitters, Bretton cat flap fitters, Backford cat flap installation services and more. Most of these locations are served by cat flap fitters. Blacon residents can get cat flap installation estimates by going here.

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In the past 12 months cat flaps were installed in the following Blacon streets: Wordsworth Square, Worcester Place, Melverley Drive, Wordsworth Crescent, Plas Dinas, Clifton Drive, Chelmsford Court, Cleaver Road, Adelaide Road, Saxon Way, Foxcote Close, The Glen, Embassy Close, Lichfield Road, Cemlyn Close, Glyn Garth, Beech Muir, Stamford Road, Tennyson Walk, Rose Close, Lloyd Place, Maitland Way, Browning Close, Norman Way, Byron Close, Tomlins Terrace, Bowyers Close, Dalton Close, and in these Cheshire postcodes: CH1 5HD, CH1 5BX, CH1 5BZ, CH1 5EU, CH1 5DH, CH1 5LE, CH1 5DQ, CH1 5JG, CH1 5DE, CH1 5JJ. Work was undertaken in these locations by an expert cat flap fitter. Blacon property owners benefited from trusted and reliable cat flap installation services in all cases.

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(This cat flap fitter Blacon page was successfully updated on 28-02-2023)