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Cat Flap Fitter Burnham Buckinghamshire (SL2): Putting in a cat flap doesn't just save you the effort of opening the door every time the cat chooses to go in or out, it also affords your cat more independence and enhances it's quality of life. Similar to people, when kept inside, cats will frequently show signs of anxiety and frustration. Allowing your cat easy access to outside world by way of a cat flap can also help in keeping them physically and mentally fit. So, you are sold on the idea, but exactly what is best type of cat flap for your pet?

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The most straightforward type of cat flap, is simply that. A sheet of bendable material fixed over a hole in a doorway to enable a cat to go through, but keep the elements out. Naturally, this is really basic, and won't be good enough for most Burnham cat owners, who would doubtless prefer something a bit more secure and weatherproof for a main door to their house, although it might be acceptable for an outhouse door or garden fence panel.

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Because this option permits other animals or cats to enter your house, it's not at all ideal, though it can be improved on a bit by keeping the flap in position by adding a magnetic strip.

Moving on from a basic magnetic strip are magnetically operated, RF chip or infra-red designs of cat flap. With this form of cat flap, your cat will need to wear a collar featuring a magnet, IR or RF chip. No animal will be able to leave or get into your house unless it's fitted with this special collar. The drawback here is that any other moggy in the Burnham area that has a similar collar could perchance gain access to your property when using this type of cat flap. Even these cat flaps can be upgraded to a certain degree with an RF cat flap/collar system providing an owner programmed unique identifier.

The kind of cat flap which is can be recognised by your pet's own microchip, is the next step-up in feline access security. You have to enter the number of your cat's micro-chip into the memory the cat flap (which is battery powered), and if you have several cats it will allow multiple entries. Exit and entry can only be achieved by microchipped pets, and the flap will be unlocked whenever you cat is nearby.

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Being able to lock it in position is important regardless of what cat flap you are buying. The majority of cat flaps sold these days have a four way locking mechanism. This allows your cat flap to be locked fully, enable exit from your home only, permit only entry into your property, or have 2-way exit and entrance capability. This will provide you with solutions for all times of night and day, to control how your cat flap works. A few top-end devices can be programmed to perform specific functions according to the time of day, in keeping with your pet's and your needs.

Installing a cat flap on your own can be pretty easy if you have a solid timber door, and respectable do-it-yourself capabilities. But, if you are planning to fit it into a double glazed window or in a reinforced uPVC door, you must ask for outside help. These sorts of fixtures call for a professional installation by a trustworthy cat flap fitter or handyman with the appropriate skills and equipment.


Double Glazing Installations - If your cat flap has to be mounted on a double glazed panel, and your appointed "tradesman" endeavours to drill a hole in it, stop them straight away and give them their marching orders. New cat flaps can not be installed into pre-existing double glazing window or door panels. Cutting or drilling into any kind of double glazing will destroy its security and strength, together with its insulating properties. It should under no circumstances be attempted and renders the double glazing unsound.

It will be necessary to obtain a new double glazed panel made specially for this purpose by a glazing supplier, and your local Burnham cat flap fitter will take the measurements of your existing pane and order a brand new one. So the cat flap can be nicely installed into it, this new double glazing pane will be provided with a pre-cut hole as part of its construction. This is the only way to install a cat flap in a pre-existing double glazed or patio door, although it can take a week or so to produce. After fabrication, the old glass panel will be removed, and the brand new one put in its place. It's now possible to install your cat flap.

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Exterior Wooden Doors - As mentioned previously, solid wooden doors are the least complicated alternative with regards to cat flap installation on your house in Burnham. If you are uncomfortable with cutting a hole in your front door, it's advisable to call in a specialist to undertake the project for you. This kind of undertaking won't be too expensive and is worth doing correctly, if having your cat flap installed by a professional offers you that additional peace of mind.

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uPVC Door Panels - Cat flaps can be fitted into uPVC doors in many cases. It pays to know the interior construction, as some door panels are steel lined for additional security. The easiest type of cat flap installation is in doors having a single panel, therefore if you have a uPVC door with slatted vertical panels, it may be cheaper and easier in the long run to replace the slatted panel with a one-piece panel.

Wall Installation - It is also possible to get a cat flap mounted on an exterior wall of your property in Burnham, if you don't wish to have a hole cut in one of your doors, for safety or aesthetic reasons. A cat flap entrance in a wall requires a bit more expertise and equipment to fit, so it's definitely best left to the pros. You could pick out a straight through tunnel style, or maybe a right angle model that permits entry through a pillar. This installation entails a neat square hole being made through your wall, into which a plastic or metal, square open ended tube is inserted. Each end of the hole is then fitted with an appropriate cat flap so that your feline friend can get out of and into your home whenever it wishes.

Replacing an Existing Cat Flap in Burnham - If your window, door or wall is already fitted with a cat flap, but it is not working properly, or is damaged, it's possible to fit a replacement into the current hole. A competent cat flap fitter in Burnham will be capable of removing your unwanted cat flap, and mount a new one in its place without harming the wall, window or door.

Before installing the new cat flap in a double glazing pane which has been previously pre-cut, checking that the existing glass has been made and installed in the right way is crucial. If it's found that this is not the case, and the previous owners have cut corners to install their cat flap, the glass will have to be removed and replaced with a new one to avoid any security and safety issues.


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Whether you need your cat flap installed on a window, door or wall, you will find that there are many handymen, professional cat flap fitters and even glazing merchants in the Burnham area who will be able to oblige. There are several ways to locate a trustworthy cat flap installer, and few are more effective than asking friends and relations. If they're happy to recommend someone who they've used themselves, you can be sure that you will be pleased as well.

If it isn't feasible to get recommendations from your contacts, you should make an effort to get 2 or 3 different estimates from local cat flap installers before making a decision. It's generally smart not to always go with the cheapest quotation. Ask if they provide any guarantees or warranties for their standard of workmanship, so you have some recourse for compensation if something does happen to go wrong as the work is carried out.

A professional cat flap installation contractor in Burnham will provide you with a good quality product, skillfully fitted, and which will last you, and your furry friend, for a good few years.

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Cat flaps can be installed in Burnham and also in nearby places like: Flackwell Heath, Wooburn Green, Taplow, Cippenham, Farnham Common, East Burnham, Lent Rise, Well End, Britwell, Lynch Hill, Hedsor, Hitcham, Burnham Beeches, as well as in these postcodes SL1 7LT, SL1 7AF, SL1 7BE, SL1 7JA, SL1 8AF, SL1 7LD, SL1 7PA, SL1 8DX, SL1 7AN, SL1 8BX. Local Burnham cat flap fitters will probably have the telephone code 01628 and the postcode SL2. Checking this can guarantee that you're accessing a locally based cat flat fitter. Burnham property owners will be able to benefit from these and countless other comparable services.

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When you are searching for a cat flap fitter, you might not always be able to find someone suitable in Burnham itself, however since there are plenty of companies and people over the length and breadth of Buckinghamshire who can help you with your cat flap installation project, you should be able to uncover someone close by.

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Current Buckinghamshire cat flap installation projects: Brogan Hoult was looking for someone to install a magnetic cat flap in a patio back door in his detached house in Woughton on the Green. Darci Mitchell and Rayaan Mitchell recently enquired about installing a magnetic cat flap in a patio front door in a bungalow in New Bradwell, Buckinghamshire. Alvin Bullock recently enquired about getting a price for installing a 2-way cat flap in a wooden front door in Great Horwood. Sasha Davey from Penn asked the question "is there a decent cat flap fitter near me?". Zoha Hine in Denham Green needed to get an infrared cat flap installed in a uPVC front door. Avani Oldfield was asking if there was cat flap installation near Hyde Heath. Molly Fraser in Great Brickhill was looking for somebody who could install a microchip cat flap in a patio door in her cottage. Hughie Hodgson recently asked for a quote for installing a locking cat flap in a hardwood front door in Grendon Underwood. All these local people did a search for "cat flap fitter Buckinghamshire" and discovered this web page on Bing, Yahoo or Google.

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(This cat flap fitter Burnham article was edited and updated on 04-02-2023)