Cat Flap Fitter Irthlingborough

Irthlingborough Cat Flap Installation & Repair

Cat Flap Fitter Irthlingborough Northamptonshire (NN9): The installation of a cat flap to an outside door or wall in your house in Irthlingborough, will enable it to live a happy life and enjoy it's own bit of independence and freedom. Cats are inclined to get crabby and irritated when kept indoors, and not allowed to roam. Giving your cat easy access to outside world with a cat flap can also help in keeping them physically and mentally fit. If you opt to go with the cat flap option, your next decision will be what sort of cat flap would be best.

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A cat flap at its most basic is simply that. A hole is cut in an external door and a bendable material is placed over the gap to give a bit of some protection from the weather. Of course, this is really basic, and will not be sufficient for most cat owners in Irthlingborough, who would favour something a tad more secure and weatherproof for an outside door to their home, although it could be acceptable for a fence panel or shed door.

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This standard design is still far from ideal as it allows other cats or creatures a means by which to enter into your home, nonetheless it can be improved on with the addition of magnetic strips to keep the flap in position.

Stepping up from a magnetic strip are magnetically controlled, infra-red or RF chip models of cat flap. With this kind of cat flap, your cat will have to wear a collar featuring an IR, RF chip or magnet. No animal will be able to get into or leave your property unless it is equipped with this special collar. The downside here is that any other cat in the neighbourhood that's got a similar collar may be able to gain access to your home when using this kind of cat flap. An improvement to this device is a RF cat flap and collar system which has a unique identifier which can be programmed by the home owner.

A cat flap that is can be recognised by your pet's own micro-chip, is the next level in feline access security. The memory of these battery powered cat flaps can be programmed with one or more microchip details (if you have several cats), to provide exclusive access. The flap will be unfastened whenever your cat is in the vicinity, only permitting exit or entry to animals that have a microchip.

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When you are purchasing a cat flap, you must make sure that it is of a design that can be locked. These days, most cat flaps on the market have a 4-way locking mechanism for added security. This allows your cat flap to permit only exit from your home, be locked fully, permit only admittance into your house, or have two-way entry and exit capability. This provides you with choices for all times of night and day, to control exactly how your cat flap works. Some higher end devices can be set to carry out specific functions in accordance with the time of day, in line with your pet's and your requirements.

Putting in a cat flap by yourself can be quite easy if you've got a solid wood door, and respectable do-it-yourself capabilities. However, if it has to be installed into a double glazed window panel or in a reinforced PVC door, you should under no circumstances even attempt it on your own. These types of fixtures call for a professional installation by a trustworthy cat flap fitter or carpenter with the appropriate equipment and skills.


Double Glazing Installations - If your new cat flap has to be installed in a double glazed window or door panel, and your chosen "tradesman" attempts to drill a hole in it, stop the work immediately and give them the boot. It's simply not possible to install a new cat flap into a double glazed window pane or door panel. Drilling holes in any sort of double glazing will ruin its security and strength, along with its insulating attributes. It should under no circumstances be attempted and will make the double glazing unsound.

It will be necessary to obtain a new double glazing panel made specially for this purpose by a glazing firm, and your local Irthlingborough cat flap fitter will measure your existing pane and put in an order for a brand new one. As a part of its construction this new pane will have a hole pre-cut, which your cat flap can be fitted snugly into. This may take two weeks or so to manufacture, but it's really the only way to fit a cat flap in an existing double glazed or patio door. As soon as your new glass pane arrives, the installer will remove the old unit, and replace it with the new "cat flap ready" one. Your cat flap can then be put in.

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External Wooden Doors - The most straightforward option for new cat flap installations in Irthlingborough, as was stated earlier, are solid timber door panels. It is normally better to call on a specialist handyman or cat flap fitter, if you're in any way nervous about making a hole in your door. This type of undertaking won't be all that expensive and is really worth doing properly, if getting your cat flap expertly installed offers you that additional reassurance.

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uPVC Door Panels - uPVC doors can be installed with a cat flap. Nevertheless, some uPVC doors are lined with steel for extra security, which might cause issues. The designs of door with a one piece panel are the simplest for installing cat flaps, so if yours has a slatted type panel, it may be easier to swap this for a single pane.

Wall Installation - If you don't really want to have a hole cut in your doors, either for aesthetic or security reasons, you could opt for a cat flap to be installed within an outside wall. A cat flap entrance in a wall requires considerably more equipment and expertise to fit, so it's definitely better left to the pros. Almost all cat flap installations in walls are a simple straight tunnel style, but right angular access through a pillar is also possible. A square hole will need to be made through your chosen wall, into which is inserted a metal or plastic, square open ended tube. Both ends of the hole are then installed with an appropriate cat flap so that your cat can exit and enter your house whenever it wants.

Replacing Your Existing Cat Flap in Irthlingborough - If you've already got a cat flap fitted on your window, wall or door, but it's broken or not functioning correctly, the existing hole can, with luck, still be used for the installation of a replacement. A professional Irthlingborough cat flap fitter will be happy to take out your old unit and replace it with a fresh cat flap without inflicting any damage on the window, door or wall on which it is secured.

When your cat flap installation involves a pre-cut hole in a double glazed panel, it is essential to check that this was previously done accurately, before fixing the new flap. If it's found this isn't the case, and the previous owners have cut corners to install their cat flap, the panel will have to be removed and replaced with a new one to avoid any security and safety issues.


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There are several handymen, professional cat flap fitters and even glazing merchants in the Irthlingborough area, that offer cat flap installation in whatever door or construction you need. It may be possible to ask relatives and friends for recommendations with regards to obtaining a first-rate cat flap installer. If they have had similar work accomplished by a local Irthlingborough tradesman themselves, and been very happy with the outcome, you can reasonably expect that they'll likewise do an excellent job for you.

If it's not possible to get recommendations from your contacts, you should make an effort to get at least 3 different estimates from local cat flap installers before deciding. It is generally smart not to automatically opt for the cheapest offer. Try to get written warranties or guarantees for the quality of their workmanship, so if things do go awry you've got some recourse to compensation.

If you choose a seasoned cat flap installer in Irthlingborough you should wind up with a top quality product, that's properly fitted, and will give good service for years to come.

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Cat flaps can be installed in Irthlingborough and also in: Raunds, Wymington, Hargrave, Little Addington, Upper Dean, Chelveston, Irchester, Isham, Little Irchester, Burton Latimer, Higham Ferrers, Yelden, Caldecott, Finedon, Stanwick, Rushden, together with these postcodes NN9 5DB, NN9 5TU, NN9 5QL, NN9 5QD, NN9 5UZ, NN9 5RE, NN9 5FF, NN9 5QW, NN9 5QS, NN9 5UR. Locally based Irthlingborough cat flap installers will probably have the postcode NN9 and the telephone dialling code 01933. Checking this out should confirm you access a locally based cat flat fitter. Irthlingborough home and business owners are able to utilise these and numerous other related services.

Cat Flap Enquiries Northamptonshire

Cat Flap Enquiries Northamptonshire

Recently posted Northamptonshire cat flap installation requests: Viktor Barron recently asked for a quotation for installing a Sureflap cat flap in a glass door in Boughton. Caspar and Elena Rawlings recently enquired about getting a price for installing a 2-way cat flap in a wooden door in Walgrave, Northamptonshire. Isla-Mae Reeves and Maximilian Reeves recently asked for an estimate for installing a cat flap in a patio door in Nassington. Lilianna Obrien and Zac Obrien recently asked for an estimate for installing a 4-way cat flap in a hardwood door in a detached house in Hardingstone, Northamptonshire. Mr and Mrs Moroney recently enquired about the possibility of installing a locking cat flap in a glass back door in a bungalow in Cogenhoe, Northamptonshire. Jay Skinner and Everly Skinner recently asked for an estimate for installing a manual locking cat flap in a glass back door in a semi-detached house in Mawsley, Northamptonshire. Orlando Hitchcock was searching for a cat flap fitter in Great Houghton. Mr and Mrs Hassan recently asked for an estimate for installing a 4-way cat flap in a patio front door in a terraced house in Brixworth, Northamptonshire. Most of these Northamptonshire householders did a search for "cat flap fitter Northamptonshire" and located this website on either Yahoo, Bing or Google.

Irthlingborough Cat Flap Installation Tasks

Irthlingborough Cat Flap Installation Tasks

There is a range of work that can be carried out by your local Irthlingborough cat flap installer including electronic cat flaps Irthlingborough, infrared cat flaps Irthlingborough, the installation of infrared cat flaps into porches in Irthlingborough, cat flap replacement, cat flap repairs, the fitting of 2-way cat flaps into conservatories in Irthlingborough, Staywell cat flap installations, cat flap installation in patio doors, Sureflap cat flap installation in Irthlingborough, cat flap installation in doors, cat flap installation in double glazed doors Irthlingborough, the installation of 2-way cat flaps into metal skinned doors in Irthlingborough, 4-way cat flap installation in Irthlingborough, the fitting of 2-way cat flaps into double gazing, cat flap installation in walls, infrared cat flap installation, small cat flaps, Petsafe cat flap installation, the fitting of electronic cat flaps into composite doors, cat flaps in metal doors Irthlingborough, microchip cat flap installation, conservatory cat flap installation in Irthlingborough, dog flap installations, the installation of 2-way cat flaps into single glazing Irthlingborough, and more. If there happen to be some other Irthlingborough cat flap requirements that you want but cannot see here, you can easily mention them on the QUOTE FORM provided. These are just a small portion of the tasks that are undertaken by people specialising in cat flaps. Irthlingborough contractors will let you know their whole range of cat flap installation services.


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Also find: Rushden cat flap fitters, Isham cat flap fitters, Raunds cat flap fitters, Little Irchester cat flap fitters, Finedon cat flap fitters, Little Addington cat flap fitters, Burton Latimer cat flap fitters, Upper Dean cat flap fitters, Chelveston cat flap fitters, Higham Ferrers cat flap fitters, Caldecott cat flap fitters, Wymington cat flap fitters, Irchester cat flap fitters, Yelden cat flap fitters, Stanwick cat flap fitters, Hargrave cat flap installation services and more. All of these areas are catered for by cat flap fitters. Irthlingborough home and business owners can get estimates by clicking here.

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Cat flaps have recently been installed in the following Irthlingborough areas and streets - Glovers Close, Perkins Road, Cross Way, Noble Avenue, Spring Terrace, Ryehill Close, Lucas Close, Whites Rise, Briar Court, Addington Road, Mcgibbon Walk, Fettledine Road, Manor Drive, Finedon Road, Home Close, George Street, Highfield Road, Crouch Road, Straws Close, Clarke Close, Victoria Street, Lakeside, Musson Close, John Pyel Road, Thomas Flawn Road, Cowper Close, Whitworth Way, St Peter's Way, Queen Street, as well as these local Irthlingborough postcodes: NN9 5DB, NN9 5TU, NN9 5QL, NN9 5QD, NN9 5UZ, NN9 5RE, NN9 5FF, NN9 5QW, NN9 5QS, NN9 5UR. These places recently saw activity by an expert cat flap fitter. Irthlingborough property owners enjoyed the benefits of trusted and competent cat flap installation services on every occasion.

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