Cat Flap Fitter Gorseinon

Gorseinon Cat Flap Installation & Repair

Cat Flap Fitter Gorseinon Wales (SA4): Fitting a cat flap doesn't just save you the bother of having to open the door every time your cat chooses to go out or in, it also affords your cat more independence and boosts it's overall quality of life. Cats are inclined to get irritated and crabby when continuously kept indoors, and not allowed to roam free. When your precious cat is granted easy access to the great outdoors by way of a cat flap, there is a better chance of it staying both physically and mentally fit. Obviously, that isn't the whole story, as there are numerous types of cat flaps, and figuring out which one is best for your pet might not be so straightforward.

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The most rudimentry type of cat flap is basically that. A bit of flexible material hung over a hole in a doorway to allow a cat to go through, but keep the elements out. The vast majority of Gorseinon cat owners would no doubt favour something a little more weatherproof and secure for an external door to their house, although this might be acceptable for a fence panel or shed door.

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This basic model is still far from perfect as it allows other cats or creatures a way to get into your house, nevertheless it can be slightly improved upon by adding magnetic strips to hold the flap in place.

Magnetically operated, RF chip or infra-red designs of cat flap, are the next step up from the magnetic strip version. This requires that your cat wears a collar that's got either a magnet, RF or IR chip encased inside it. Therefore any animal that does not have a special collar cannot leave or access your property. The point that any other cat in the area who has a similar collar can gain access to your house, is the downside with this sort of cat flap. RF cat flaps and collar systems are the preferred version of these products as they can be programmed by the cat owner to recognise a unique identifier, distinct to your pet. Access is limited to your feline friend alone, delivering an additional layer of control and security.

Having a cat flap that can be triggered by your pet's own micro-chip, is the next level in access devices for felines in Gorseinon. The memory of these battery powered cat flaps can be programmed with one or more microchip numbers (if you've got more than one cat), to provide exclusive access. Exit and entry are only possible for micro-chipped animals, and the flap will be unfastened whenever you cat is in the vicinity.

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No matter which cat flap you purchase, it must be capable of being locked in position. For added security, nearly all cat flaps have a 4-way locking system these days. This allows your cat flap to be fully locked, enable exit from your home only, enable entry into your home only, or have two-way entry and exit capability. This gives full control over the functioning of your cat flap both during the day and throughout the night time. A few of the high end devices can be set to carry out specific functions in accordance with the time of day, in line with yours and your cat's requirements.

If you have a timber door in your property in Gorseinon, putting in a cat flap yourself should not be all that complicated. But, if you're hoping to install it into a double glazed window or in a reinforced PVC door, you need to seek outside assistance. These sorts of fixtures require a professional installation from a trustworthy cat flap fitter or odd job man with the necessary skills and equipment.


Double Glazing Installations - If you employ somebody who attempts to drill a hole in a double glazed door or window panel to put in your new cat flap, stop them right away and ask them to leave. A new cat flap cannot be fitted into an existing double glazing door panel or window pane. Drilling or cutting into any sort of double glazing will ruin its strength and security, along with its thermal properties. It should under no circumstances be attempted and will render your double glazing unsound.

A specialist cat flap fitter will measure up the existing double glazing unit and have a local glazing company knock up a new purpose made one. So that the cat flap can be perfectly installed into it, this new glazed unit will arrive with a hole pre-cut as part of its construction. This could take one or two weeks to manufacture, but it is basically the only way to install a cat flap in an existing double glazed or patio door. Once you've received your new modified glass pane, the old one can be taken out and the new one installed. The installing of the cat flap will then be completed.

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Exterior Wooden Doors - Timber door panels are, as I mentioned above, the simplest options for cat flap installation in Gorseinon. If you are uncomfortable with cutting a hole in your front or back door, it's probably a good idea to call on a professional to do the work for you. A project like this is fairly inexpensive and will give you peace of mind that your kitty will be using an expertly fitted flap.

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uPVC Door Panels - It's perfectly feasible to fit a cat flap into most uPVC doors. You'll have to ascertain what the internal structure of you door actually is, because for additional security certain uPVC doors are manufactured with a reinforced steel lining. A one piece door panel enables easier installation, so if you have a slatted type uPVC door panel, it might be cheaper to swap the panel for a single panel model.

Wall Installation - If you don't really wish to cut holes in your doors, either for security or aesthetic reasons, you could opt for a cat flap to be installed in an exterior wall. This sort of installation is certainly better left to a specialist, because it calls for considerably more equipment and skill to accomplish. You can pick out a straightforward tunnel style, or even a right angle version which allows access through a pillar. This installation calls for a square hole being cut through the wall of your choice, into which a plastic or metal, open ended square tube is inserted. Both ends of the hole are then fitted with an appropriate cat flap so your furry friend can get out of and into your house whenever it wants.

Replacing Your Existing Cat Flap in Gorseinon - If you already have a cat flat, but it is either broken or not working correctly, the existing hole in your door, wall or window can be used for a replacement so long as the new flap is of a comparable size. You local cat flap installer will take off the unwanted cat flap, without harming the door, wall or window, and fit a brand new flap for your cat.

When your installation involves a pre-cut hole in a double glazed panel, it will be necessary to make certain that this was previously done in the right way, before fixing the new cat flap. If it's found that corners were cut with the previous installation, the glass will need to be taken out and exchanged to avoid any security and safety problems with the new cat flap.


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Whether you want your cat flap installed on a window, door or wall, you'll find that there are plenty of handyman contractors, professional cat flap fitters and even local glazing companies in and around Gorseinon who'll be willing to oblige. There is no better procedure for locating a decent cat flap installer than asking friends and family for referrals. You can guarantee that if they've been prepared to recommend somebody who has done work for them, you will get a much similar level of service.

If you can't find a cat flap installer through recommendations, always obtain at least three different quotations before coming to a decision, and remember that the cheapest is often not the best. Enquire about any warranties or guarantees they may offer for their standard of workmanship and make certain you have it written down in black and white, in case something should go wrong.

A specialist cat flap installation contractor in Gorseinon will supply you with a high quality product, adeptly fitted, and which will last you, and your cat, for many years.

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Cat flaps can be installed in Gorseinon and also in nearby places like: Pontardawe, Pontarddulais, Pen-Clawdd, Plasmarl, Clydach, Portmead, Pontlliw, Gowerton, Bryn, Llannon, Grovesend, Morriston, Loughor, Dunvant, Felindre, together with these postcodes SA4 4PG, SA4 4UU, SA4 4GH, SA4 4BZ, SA4 4EG, SA4 3BE, SA4 4UX, SA4 4FP, SA4 4DJ, and SA4 4GX. Locally based Gorseinon cat flap fitters will probably have the postcode SA4 and the dialling code 01792. Checking this out should ensure that you're accessing a local cat flat fitter. Residents in the Gorseinon area will be able to utilise these and countless other similar services. Need a cat flap? Simply click the "Quote" banner and find trusted tradespeople to provide free estimates for cat flap installation.

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Also find: Pontardawe cat flap fitters, Portmead cat flap fitters, Grovesend cat flap fitters, Pontlliw cat flap fitters, Loughor cat flap fitters, Felindre cat flap fitters, Bryn cat flap fitters, Morriston cat flap fitters, Pen-Clawdd cat flap fitters, Gowerton cat flap fitters, Pontarddulais cat flap fitters, Llannon cat flap fitters, Dunvant cat flap fitters, Clydach cat flap fitters, Plasmarl cat flap fitters and more. Cat flap installation services are available in pretty much all of these villages and towns. Their expertise and knowledge is invaluable when it comes to making sure that your cat flap is securely and correctly installed on your home. Professional installation of your cat flap guarantees it will address your canine companion's needs and seamlessly integrate with your home's aesthetic and safety protocols. By going here, local homeowners can get cat flap installation price quotes. Need a cat flap for your furry companion? Why not get a quote today?

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