Cat Flap Fitter Lee-on-the-Solent

Lee-on-the-Solent Cat Flap Installation & Repair

Cat Flap Fitter Lee-on-the-Solent Hampshire (PO13): To provide your cat with the independence and freedom that it needs to live a life of contentment, you could fit a cat flap to an exterior door or wall in your Lee-on-the-Solent house. Cats tend to get crabby and irritated when kept indoors, and not able to roam free. Having accessibility to outside world by way of a cat flap will help your pet to stay fit, both physically and mentally. So, you're sold on the idea, but what is perfect form of cat flap for your pet?

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The simplest kind of cat flap is essentially that. A sheet of flexible material fixed over a hole in a door to allow a cat to pass through, but keep out the elements. Naturally, this is really basic, and will rarely sufficient for most cat owners in Lee-on-the-Solent, who would no doubt prefer something a tad more weatherproof and secure for a main door to their home, although it could be appropriate for a shed or outhouse door.

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This simple design is still far from ideal as it allows other creatures or cats to get into your house, nevertheless it can be improved on by adding magnetic strips to keep the flap in place.

Stepping up from a basic magnetic strip are magnetically controlled, infra-red or RF chip designs of cat flap. This requires that your cat wears a collar that has either a magnet, RF or IR chip encased in it. Therefore any animal that does not have a special collar cannot get into or leave your property. The downside here is that any other moggy in the area that has a similar style of collar can access your home with this sort of cat flap installed. Even these cat flaps can be upgraded to some degree with an RF cat flap/collar system offering a user programmed unique identifier.

The next level in feline entrance security is to use a model of cat flap which can be triggered by your cat's micro-chip. The memory of these cat flaps can be programmed with one or even multiple microchip numbers (if you have several cats), to give exclusive access. The flap will be unfastened anytime your cat is nearby, only allowing exit or entry to animals that are microchipped.

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When you're purchasing a cat flap, you must make certain it's of a design that can be locked. Most cat flaps sold currently have a 4-way locking mechanism. Which means that the cat flap can be fully locked, permit admittance into your property only, permit only exit from your home, or be set for two-way entry and exit. This offers full control over how your cat flap operates both throughout the day and during the night. Some more expensive cat flaps can be set to perform specific functions in accordance with the time of day, in keeping with yours and your cat's needs.

If you're pretty decent at DIY, fitting your own cat flap shouldn't be too much of a challenge, as long as you have a solid timber door on your home in Lee-on-the-Solent. But, if you are hoping to install it into a reinforced uPVC door or in a double glazed window panel, you ought to ask for outside assistance. These kinds of fittings call for a professional installation by a dependable cat flap installer or handyman with the appropriate skills and equipment.


Double Glazing Installations - If your cat flap needs to be mounted on a double glazed window or door panel, and your chosen "tradesman" attempts to drill a hole in it, stop the job immediately and give them their marching orders. It's just not possible to install a new cat flap into a double glazing door panel or window pane. Drilling or cutting into any sort of double glazing will damage its security and strength, together with its insulation properties. The double glazing will be rendered unsafe, and it shouldn't be done in any circumstances.

It is necessary to get a new double glazing panel made specially for this purpose by a glazing supplier, and your local Lee-on-the-Solent cat flap installer will measure your existing unit and order the new one. As a part of its structure this new pane will have a hole pre-cut, which your cat flap can be fitted nicely into. This is basically the only way to install a cat flap in an existing double glazed or patio door, although it might take a week or so to manufacture. After construction, your old glass unit can be taken out, and the brand new one put in. The installation of the cat flap can then be carried out.

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Exterior Wooden Doors - As previously mentioned, solid wood door panels are the easiest option with regards to cat flap installation on your house in Lee-on-the-Solent. If you're hesitant about cutting a hole in your door, it's probably a good idea to bring in an expert to undertake the project for you. This type of task won't be too expensive and is well worth doing correctly, if having your cat flap professionally installed offers you that additional reassurance.

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uPVC Door Panels - Cat flaps can be fitted into uPVC doors in many instances. It is necessary to know the interior construction, because some uPVC doors are steel lined for extra security. The models of door with a one-piece panel are the best for cat flap installation, so if yours has a slatted type panel, it may be advisable to swap this for a single panel.

Wall Installation - If, for either safety or aesthetic reasons, you do not want to have a chunk cut out of your door, you could always decide to install your cat flap in an exterior wall of your house in Lee-on-the-Solent. This sort of installation is undoubtedly best left to the pros, because it calls for considerably more skill and equipment to accomplish. Nearly all cat flap installations in walls are a basic straight tunnelled style, but right angled access via a pillar is also a possibility. Installation entails a neat square hole being made through your wall, into which a plastic or metal, square open ended tube is inserted. A cat flap can then be attached to each end of the hole.

Replacing an Existing Cat Flap in Lee-on-the-Solent - If your door, wall or window is already fitted with a cat flap, but it's not working properly, or is damaged, it is possible to fit a replacement into the existing cavity. A competent cat flap installer in Lee-on-the-Solent will be able to remove the old cat flap, and fix a new one as a replacement without causing damage to the door, wall or window.

Before installing a new flap in a double glazed pane that's been pre-cut, making sure that the current glass has been made and installed in the right way is vital. The panel will need to be taken out and replaced to avoid any security and safety issues, if you discover that this is not the case and a bodge job was made of the earlier installation.


Cat Flap Installers Lee-on-the-Solent (PO13)

Whether you would like your cat flap fitted in a wall, door or window, you'll find that there are many different specialist cat flap installers, handymen and even double glazing suppliers in the Lee-on-the-Solent area who will be happy to oblige. There are several ways to locate a reliable cat flap installer, and few compare with the option of asking for recommendations from neighbours and friends. You can be certain that if they've been happy to recommend somebody who's completed work for them, then you'll likely have a much similar experience.

Where personal recommendations are not possible, seek at least three quotations from local Lee-on-the-Solent cat flap fitters. Study these price quotes closely and never automatically choose the cheapest option, as this will often not be the best one. Enquire about any guarantees or warranties they might give for their standard of workmanship and make sure that it is backed up in writing, just in case something should go amiss.

A specialist cat flap installation contractor in Lee-on-the-Solent will provide you with a top quality product, expertly fitted, and that will last you, and your furry friend, for a good few years.

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Cat flaps can be fitted in Lee-on-the-Solent and also in nearby places like: Fareham, Titchfield, Warsash, Brockhurst, Stubbington, Browndown, Hill Head, Rowner, Knowle, Bridgemary, Hardway, Portsmouth, Elson, Locks Heath, Alverstoke, Gosport, and in these postcodes PO13 8GP, PO13 8FD, PO13 8LL, PO13 9FZ, PO13 9BG, PO13 9FX, PO13 9DE, PO13 8LJ, PO13 8FP, PO13 9BX. Local Lee-on-the-Solent cat flap fitters will most likely have the postcode PO13 and the phone code 023. Checking this out can guarantee you access a locally based cat flat fitter. Lee-on-the-Solent homeowners can utilise these and numerous other related services.

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Hampshire Cat Flap Enquiries

The latest Hampshire cat flap installation projects: Chelsea Tilley recently enquired about installing an automatic cat flap in a hardwood front door in Pamber, Hampshire. Rafe Chan in Hound, Hampshire was interested in having a manual locking cat flap installed in a hardwood front door. Jimmy Fisher and Robyn Fisher recently enquired about installing a Catmate cat flap in a glass front door in a detached house in Broughton, Hampshire. Frank Cairns recently asked for a quotation for installing a locking cat flap in a glass door in a semi-detached house in Bramley, Hampshire. Mateo Mcavoy recently requested a quotation for installing a Sureflap cat flap in a hardwood door in a bungalow in Chineham. Chace Goodall recently enquired about getting a price for installing a 4-way cat flap in a patio back door in a bungalow in Netley Marsh, Hampshire. Shayla Clifford recently enquired about installing a Sureflap cat flap in a wooden back door in Old Basing. Nell Keenan in Romsey, Hampshire was looking for somebody who could install an infrared cat flap in a patio door in her detached house. All of these Hampshire householders searched for "cat flap fitter Hampshire" and discovered this page on either Yahoo, Google or Bing.

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In the Hampshire area you will additionally discover: Fawley cat flap installation, Nursling cat flap installers, Bishops Waltham cat flap installation, Ringwood cat flap installers, Botley cat flap fitters, Lee on the Solent cat flap fitters, Old Basing cat flap fitters, Shawford cat flap installation, Swanmore cat flap fitters, Waltham Chase cat flap fitters, Netley cat flap installers, Eversley cat flap fitters, St Mary Bourne cat flap installers, Charlton cat flap installation, Silchester cat flap installers, Swanmore cat flap installers, Broughton cat flap installers, Netley Marsh cat flap installers, Sherborne St John cat flap installation, Shipton Bellinger cat flap installation, Widley cat flap installation, Compton cat flap installation, Bransgore cat flap installers, Chandlers Ford cat flap installation, Lockerley cat flap installation, Marchwood cat flap installation, Totton and Eling cat flap installers, Silchester cat flap installation.

All throughout Hampshire you will be able to find cat flap fitters who will provide various services for your pet's needs. If you're unable to find the right cat flap fitter in Lee-on-the-Solent itself then you will surely be able to uncover one close by.

Lee-on-the-Solent Cat Flap Installation Tasks

Lee-on-the-Solent Cat Flap Installation Tasks

There are a whole host of tasks that can be undertaken by your local Lee-on-the-Solent cat flap fitter including Petsafe cat flap installation, electronic cat flaps Lee-on-the-Solent, conservatory cat flap installations, cat flap repair, cat flap installation in walls, replacement cat flaps, the installation of dog flaps, cheap cat flaps, the installation of cat flaps into patio doors, Catmate cat flap installations, 4-way cat flap installation in Lee-on-the-Solent, large cat flaps Lee-on-the-Solent, the installation of microchip cat flaps into uPVC doors in Lee-on-the-Solent, cat flaps in patio doors in Lee-on-the-Solent, cat flaps in metal doors, the fitting of magnetic cat flaps into composite doors, cat flap installation in double glazed doors in Lee-on-the-Solent, cat flap removal, cutting out for a cat flap, 2-way cat flap installation, Staywell cat flap installations, Sureflap cat flap installations, the installation of electronic cat flaps into metal skinned doors, cat flap replacement Lee-on-the-Solent, electronic cat flap installations in Lee-on-the-Solent, and more. If there are additional Lee-on-the-Solent cat flap requirements that you want but cannot see here, you should mention them on the QUOTE FORM provided. These are just a small portion of the tasks that are carried out by those installing cat flaps. Lee-on-the-Solent specialists will inform you of their full range of services.


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Also find: Portsmouth cat flap fitters, Alverstoke cat flap fitters, Rowner cat flap fitters, Warsash cat flap fitters, Elson cat flap fitters, Knowle cat flap fitters, Locks Heath cat flap fitters, Titchfield cat flap fitters, Gosport cat flap fitters, Brockhurst cat flap fitters, Fareham cat flap fitters, Hill Head cat flap fitters, Hardway cat flap fitters, Browndown cat flap fitters, Bridgemary cat flap fitters, Stubbington cat flap installation services and more. Most of these locations are serviced by cat flap fitters. Lee-on-the-Solent business and home owners can get quotes by clicking here.

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Cat Flap Installation Around Lee-on-the-Solent

Property owners living in the following roads and areas have recently requested cat flap installation services - Dominie Walk, Empson Walk, Manor Way, Laurus Walk, Sparrow Court, Esmonde Close, Longdon Drive, Compton Close, Tiger Moth Close, Wootton Road, Bullfinch Court, Blackbird Way, Howard Close, Sherbrooke Close, High Street, Anstice Court, Stubbington Lane, Common Barn Lane, Sea Crest Road, Derwent Road, Hoverfly Close, Georgia Close, Clanwilliam Road, Norwich Place, Spencer Drive, Chilcomb Close, Kings Road, Gosport Road, Westland Drive, as well as the following Lee-on-the-Solent area postcodes: PO13 8GP, PO13 8FD, PO13 8LL, PO13 9FZ, PO13 9BG, PO13 9FX, PO13 9DE, PO13 8LJ, PO13 8FP, PO13 9BX. These locations recently saw activity by an expert cat flap fitter. Lee-on-the-Solent home and property owners benefited from dependable and top notch cat flap installation services on each occasion.

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(This cat flap fitter Lee-on-the-Solent article was last updated on 10-08-2022)