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Louth Cat Flap Installation & Repair

Cat Flap Fitter Louth Lincolnshire (LN11): To give your cat the freedom and independence it needs to live a happy life, you could install a cat flap to an external door or wall in your Louth property. Much like humans, when kept inside, cats will sometimes start to show signs of frustration and anxiety. Giving your pet access to the world outside via a cat flap can also help to keep them physically and mentally fit. Needless to say, that's not the end of the story, because there are numerous sorts of cat flap, and determining which one is best for your pet might not be so easy.

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The simplest form of cat flap is basically that. A hole in a door with a bendable sheet of material hung over it, to keep the weather out, but permit the cat pass through it. Obviously, this is extremely basic, and won't be good enough for most cat owners in Louth, who would prefer something a bit more weatherproof and secure for an exterior door to their property, although it may be suitable for an outhouse door or fence panel.

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This uncomplicated model is still far from perfect since it allows other cats or creatures to enter your house, nonetheless it can be slightly improved upon by adding a magnetic strip to keep the flap in place.

Moving on from a basic magnetic strip are magnetically controlled, infra-red or RF chip variations of cat flap. This requires that your cat wears a collar which has either a magnet, IR or RF chip encased inside it. Therefore any animal without one of these special collars cannot leave or access your home. Again this is a pretty simple type of cat flap, since any other moggy in the Louth area that has a similar style of collar might be able to gain access to your house. An improvement to this equipment is a RF cat flap and collar system which features a unique identifier which can be programmed by the home owner.

A cat flap that is can be triggered by your pet's microchip, is the next level in Louth feline access security. You need to enter the unique number of your cat's micro-chip into the cat flap's memory (which is battery powered), and if you have several cats it will take multiple entries. Entry and exit can only be accomplished by micro-chipped pets, and the flap will be unfastened whenever you cat is in close proximity.

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Whenever you're buying a cat flap, you must ensure that it is of a type that can be locked into position. Currently, nearly all cat flaps available on the market feature a four way locking system for extra security. This allows your cat flap to be fully locked, enable only admittance into your house, enable exit from your home only, or have 2-way exit and entry capability. This gives you a variety of alternatives on how your cat flap functions at all times of the day and night time. A few top-end models can be programmed to perform particular functions according to the time of day, in line with yours and your cat's requirements.

Fitting a cat flap by yourself can be fairly straightforward if you have a solid timber door on your Louth property, and decent DIY capabilities. But, if you're hoping to fit it into a reinforced uPVC door or in a double glazed window panel, you ought to ask for outside assistance. Such situations require the expertise and skills of a specialist cat flap fitter or odd job man, who is certain to have have all the knowledge and tools for this type of installation.


Double Glazing Installation - If you bring in a "tradesman" who, while trying to install your cat flap, starts to drill a hole in a double glazing door or window panel, immediately send them on their way. A new cat flap cannot be installed into a pre-existing double glazing window pane or door panel. Any type of double glazing will be ruined by cutting or drilling into it, and will damage its security, strength and insulating attributes. Your double glazing will be rendered unsafe, and it should not be done in any circumstances whatsoever.

A reputable Louth cat flap installer will carefully get the dimensions of your existing unit and order a custom-made one from a local glazing firm. As an integral part of its structure this new pane will have a pre-cut hole, which the cat flap can be installed neatly into. This may take a week or so to manufacture, but it is the only way to fit a cat flap into an existing patio or double glazed door. After construction, the old glass can be taken out, and the new modified one put in. It will now be possible to install the new cat flap.

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External Wooden Doors - As previously mentioned, solid wood door panels are the easiest alternative with regards to cat flap installation on your home in Louth. If you are a bit uncomfortable with creating a sizeable hole in your front door, you may be better off getting in touch with an expert cat flap fitter or carpenter instead. This sort of project is comparatively inexpensive and will give you peace of mind that your kitty will be climbing through a professionally fitted flap.

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uPVC Door Panels - Cat flaps can normally be fitted into uPVC doors. You or your installer will need to establish what the internal structure of you door is, because for additional security certain uPVC doors are manufactured with a galvanised steel lining. 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 might be easier to replace this with a single panel.

Wall Installation - If, for either aesthetic or safety reasons, you do not wish to have a hole cut into one of your doors, you could always choose to install a cat flap on an exterior wall of your house. This sort of installation is definitely better left to a professional, as it requires considerably more equipment and skill to execute. You'll find there are a number of possibilities for this installation, including a straightforward version, or a right angular (through pillar) configuration. A neat square shaped hole will have to be made through your selected wall, into which is inserted a plastic or metal, open ended square tube. An appropriate cat flap can then be mounted on both sides of the hole.

Replacing an Existing Cat Flap in Louth - If you've already got a cat flat, but it is either damaged or not functioning properly, the current hole in your window, door or wall can be used for a replacement as long as the new cat flap is of a similar size. You local cat flap fitter will be able to remove the unwanted cat flap, without causing damage to the surrounding wall, door or window, and install a brand new flap for your cat.

Before attaching the new cat flap in double glazing that has been pre-cut, making certain that the current glass has been cut and installed in the right way is crucial. If it's found that corners were cut with the previous installation, the glass will have to be removed and substituted to avoid any safety and security issues with the new flap.


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Whether you need your cat flap mounted on a window, door or wall, you'll find that there are handymen, professional cat flap installers and even local glazing merchants in and around Louth who will be able to oblige. It might be possible to ask friends and family for referrals with regards to tracking down a decent cat flap specialist. You can be sure that if they have been prepared to recommend somebody who has carried out work for them, then you'll get a much similar level of service.

If you cannot find a fitter through personal recommendations, always obtain two or three different quotes before coming to a decision, and remember that the cheapest is often not the best. Try to get written warranties or guarantees for the standard of their workmanship, so that if things do happen to go amiss you have some recourse for compensation.

If you take your time and choose a reputable Louth cat flap specialist you'll be repaid with a good quality product, that's installed professionally, and will give good service to you and your pet for many years to come. And after all is said and done - quality is important.

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Cat flaps can be installed in Louth and also in: Hallington, Little Grimsby, Fotherby, Burwell, Legbourne, Manby, Keddington, Grainthorpe, Kenwick, South Elkington, Acthorpe Top, Brackenborough, Little Cawthorpe, Fulstow, Grimoldby, Raithby, together with these postcodes LN11 0FG, LN11 0BZ, LN11 0HE, LN11 0LW, LN11 0DZ, LN11 0JQ, LN11 0AW, LN11 0FS, LN11 0HS, LN11. Local Louth cat flap installers will likely have the phone code 01507 and the postcode LN11. Verifying this should confirm you access a locally based cat flat fitter. Louth homeowners will be able to utilise these and numerous other similar services.

Louth Cat Flap Installation Tasks

Louth Cat Flap Installation Tasks

There are a number of different tasks that can be conducted by your local Louth cat flap fitter including electronic cat flap installations, the fitting of electronic cat flaps into metal skinned doors Louth, 4-way cat flap installation, cat flap installation in wooden doors, Catmate cat flap installation, the installation of infrared cat flaps into French doors in Louth, cat flaps in patio doors in Louth, Sureflap cat flap installation, small cat flaps, Petsafe cat flap installations in Louth, replacement cat flaps in Louth, large cat flaps, the installation of microchip cat flaps into porches, the installation of 2-way cat flaps into single glazing in Louth, cat flaps in metal doors, magnetic cat flap installation Louth, pet flap installation in Louth, cat flap installation in doors, microchip cat flap installation, cat flap installation in uPVC doors, infrared cat flaps Louth, infrared cat flap installation, the fitting of microchip cat flaps into double gazing, cat flap installation rates, and lots more. If there are additional Louth cat flap requirements that you need but don't see here, you can easily mention them on the QUOTE FORM provided. These are just a selection of the duties that are accomplished by those specialising in cat flaps. Louth specialists will inform you of their entire range of services.


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Also find: Acthorpe Top cat flap fitters, Kenwick cat flap fitters, Burwell cat flap fitters, Fotherby cat flap fitters, Manby cat flap fitters, Legbourne cat flap fitters, Little Cawthorpe cat flap fitters, Grainthorpe cat flap fitters, Brackenborough cat flap fitters, Little Grimsby cat flap fitters, Raithby cat flap fitters, Keddington cat flap fitters, South Elkington cat flap fitters, Hallington cat flap fitters, Fulstow cat flap fitters, Grimoldby cat flap installation services and more. All of these places are covered by cat flap fitters. Louth business and home owners can get cat flap installation price quotes by going here.

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In the previous year cat flaps were professionally installed in the following Louth streets: Bradley Close, Riverhead Road, Irish Hill, Cisterngate, Butcher Lane, Sycamore Drive, Gray's Court, Quorn Gardens, Burghley Crescent, Hill Rise, London Road, Mount Pleasant Avenue, South Terrace, Gresley Road, Monks Dyke Road, Millers Court, Althorp Gardens, Bolle Road, Watts Lane, Hardwick Close, Bridge Close, Stewton Gardens, Riverhead, Badminton Way, Church Street, Welbeck Way, Alexandra Road, and in these Lincolnshire postcodes: LN11 0FG, LN11 0BZ, LN11 0HE, LN11 0LW, LN11 0DZ, LN11 0JQ, LN11 0AW, LN11 0FS, LN11 0HS, LN11. Work was accomplished in these places by an expert cat flap fitter. Louth householders enjoyed the benefits of high quality and reliable cat flap installation services on every occasion.

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(This cat flap fitter Louth content was revised and updated on 04-02-2023)