Cat Flap Fitter Jedburgh

Jedburgh Cat Flap Installation & Repair

Cat Flap Fitter Jedburgh Scotland (TD8): Fitting a cat flap doesn't only save you the effort of having to open the door every time your cat needs to stroll out or in, it also affords your cat more independence and improves it's quality of life. Cats kept indoors, much like people, will show signs of irritation. When granted instant access to the world outside with a cat flap, your precious cat has a better chance of staying healthy and well. But what style of cat flap is best for your situation?

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The most rudimentry style of cat flap is essentially that. A hole cut in a door with a bendable bit of material hung over it, to keep the weather out, but let the cat go through. The majority of Jedburgh cat owners would no doubt favour something a little more secure and weatherproof for an outside door to their home, although this could be suitable for a shed or outhouse door.

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This uncomplicated model is still a long way off being ideal since it allows other cats or animals a way to enter your house, nonetheless it can be improved on by adding magnetic strips to keep the flap in place.

Magnetically operated, RF chip or infra-red styles of cat flap, are a significant step up from the basic magnetic strip variation. With this form of cat flap, your cat will need to wear a collar fitted with a magnet, IR or RF chip. No animal will be able to access or leave your property unless it is equipped with this special collar. The point that any other moggy in the Jedburgh area who has a similar style of collar can easily get into your house, is the drawback with this sort of cat flap. Even these cat flaps can be improved to some degree with an RF cat flap and collar system providing a user programmed unique identifier. Providing an added layer of control and security, this makes sure that only your furry companion gains access.

The next level in feline access security is to use the kind of cat flap that recognises your cat's own microchip. You have to enter the number of your cat's microchip into the memory the cat flap (which is powered by batteries), and if you have more than one pet it will allow multiple entries. Exit and entry are only possible for microchipped pets, and the flap is unfastened when you cat is close by.

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The ability to lock it in position is important regardless which cat flap you're purchasing. Nowadays, most cat flaps available on the market have a four way locking mechanism for added flexibility. Which means that the cat flap can permit only exit from your home, be locked fully, enable admittance into your home only, or be set for two way exit and entry. This provides you with choices for all times of night and day, to control how your cat flap operates. A few more advanced models can be programmed to perform different functions according to the time of day, in keeping with yours and your cat's needs.

If you have a timber door in your home in Jedburgh, putting in you own cat flap should not be that hard. But, if you are planning to fit it into a double glazed window panel or in a reinforced uPVC door, you need to seek outside help. This sort of installation requires the attention of a professional, and there are specialist cat flap fitters and talented carpenters who'll be glad to accept such work.


Double Glazing Installation - If you call in a so-called "tradesman" who, while endeavouring to fit your new cat flap, attempts to drill a hole in a double glazing window or door panel, immediately send them on their way. It isn't possible to install a new cat flap into a double glazing window pane or door panel. Making a hole in the double glazing destroys not only the security and strength of the glazing, but it removes the insulating properties too. It should under no circumstances be attempted and will make the double glazing unsafe.

An experienced cat flap fitter will measure up the existing double glazing unit and have a local Jedburgh glazing firm make a new purpose made one. This new pane will arrive with a hole cut out as a part of its structure where the cat flap can be installed. You might have to wait a couple of weeks for this pane to be made, but if it's necessary to have a cat flap fitted into a pre-existing double glazed or patio door, this is the only way to do it. As soon as your new panel of glass is delivered, the fitter will take out the old one, and exchange it for the brand new "cat flap ready" one. The fitting of the cat flap will then be undertaken.

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Exterior Wooden Doors - Timber door panels are, as we already mentioned, the simplest options for cat flap installation in Jedburgh. If you're a bit unsure of cutting a sizeable hole in your front or back door, you might be happier bringing in an experienced carpenter or cat flap fitter instead. This type of undertaking will not be too expensive and is worthwhile doing properly, if getting your cat flap installed by a professional provides you with that additional reassurance.

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uPVC Door Panels - Cat flaps can normally be fitted into uPVC doors. You or your installer will need to determine what the interior structure of you door is, because for extra security some uPVC doors are made with a reinforced steel lining. The designs of door with a one-piece panel are the best for cat flap installation, so if yours has got a slatted style door panel, it might be advisable to swap this for a single panel.

Wall Installation - It is also a possibility to have a cat flap installed on an exterior wall of your property in Jedburgh, if you do not want to have a hole cut in one of your doors, for safety or aesthetic reasons. Calling for much more expertise and equipment, a wall cat flap install is undoubtedly best left to a professional, if it is to be executed correctly. You can opt for a straightforward tunnel style, or maybe a right angle model that allows entry through a pillar. With this kind of installation a metal or plastic, square open ended insert is fitted into a square shaped hole cut out of your specified wall. The cat flap you have chosen is then mounted on either end to permit your furry pal to enter and exit as it pleases.

Replacing an Existing Cat Flap in Jedburgh - If you've already got a cat flap installed on your door, window or wall, but it is damaged or not working properly, the existing hole can, with luck, be re-used for the installation of a new one. A good cat flap installer in Jedburgh will be capable of removing your old,unwanted cat flap, and mount a brand new one as a replacement without harming the door, wall or window.

Before installing the new cat flap in a double glazing pane that's been pre-cut, checking that the existing glass has been cut and installed accurately 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 panel will need to be removed and replaced with a new one to avoid any safety and security problems.


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In the Jedburgh area there are a number of specialist cat flap installers, handyman contractors and even glazing merchants who offer cat flap fitting services for doors, windows or walls. There are a variety of ways of finding a trustworthy cat flap fitter, and few come close to the option of asking for recommendations from family and friends. If they're happy to recommend somebody who they've used themselves, you can be sure that you'll be happy too.

If you can't find an installation specialist through personal recommendation, always try to obtain 2 or 3 different price quotes before coming to a decision, and keep in mind that the cheapest is often not the best. Ask if they supply any guarantees for the quality of their workmanship, so that you have some recourse if something unfortunately goes amiss when the work is undertaken.

If you take care and pick a dependable Jedburgh cat flap specialist you'll be rewarded with a superior quality product, which is professionally installed, and will serve you and your cat for years and years. And all things considered - quality is key.

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Cat flaps can be fitted in Jedburgh and also nearby in: Rutherford, Selkirk, Ancrum, Oxnam, St Boswells, Bonjedward, Bedrule, Maxton, Heiton, Hartrigge, Bairnkine, Langlee, together with these postcodes TD8 6PZ, TD8 6JY, TD8 6AW, TD8 6RZ, TD8 6AE, TD8 6ES, TD8 6QW, TD8 6AL, TD8 6AQ, and TD8 6BL. Local Jedburgh cat flap installers will likely have the telephone code Dialling code 01835 and the postcode TD8. Checking this should guarantee you access a locally based cat flat fitter. Jedburgh householders are able to utilise these and various other related services. Do you need a cat flap? Simply click on the "Quote" banner and find trusted tradespeople to provide you with free cat flap installation estimates.

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Jedburgh Cat Flap Installation Tasks

There are a number of different tasks that can be completed by your local Jedburgh cat flap installer including pet flap installations, Catmate cat flap installation, cat flap installation services, cat flap accessories, Staywell cat flap installation, cat flap installation in glass doors, cat flap installation in double glazed doors, infrared cat flaps Jedburgh, electronic cat flap installations, large cat flaps, cat flap removal, small cat flaps, cat flaps in uPVC doors, cat flap installation in wooden doors, the fitting of cat flaps into double gazing in Jedburgh, the fitting of infrared cat flaps into single glazing in Jedburgh, Petsafe cat flap installation Jedburgh, microchip cat flap installation Jedburgh, cat flap installation in walls, conservatory cat flap installations, Sureflap cat flap installations, cat flap weatherproofing, automatic cat flap installation, cat flap installation quotes, the installation of cat flaps into uPVC doors Jedburgh, the installation of dog flaps, and more. If there happen to be additional Jedburgh cat flap requirements that you need but can't see here, you can easily list them on the QUOTE FORM provided. Listed are just a selection of the duties that are handled by those installing cat flaps. Jedburgh professionals will inform you of their entire range of services.


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Also find: Oxnam cat flap fitters, Rutherford cat flap fitters, Bedrule cat flap fitters, Bonjedward cat flap fitters, Selkirk cat flap fitters, Langlee cat flap fitters, Hartrigge cat flap fitters, Maxton cat flap fitters, Bairnkine cat flap fitters, Heiton cat flap fitters, Ancrum cat flap fitters, St Boswells cat flap fitters and more. All of these locations are covered by companies who fit cat flaps. Ensuring that your cat flap is securely and correctly installed on your property is where their skill and expertise truly shines. Relying on professional installation, you can be assured that your cat flap will meet your canine companion's requirements and also match your home's safety and aesthetic criteria. Local homeowners can get cat flap installation price quotes by clicking here. So, why not get cracking with your cat flap installation right away!

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