Cat Flap Fitter Oakley

Oakley Cat Flap Installation & Repair

Cat Flap Fitter Oakley Hampshire (RG23): A great way to enhance your cat's independence and boost it's overally quality of life is to install a cat flap on an outside wall or door of your house in Oakley. Cats that are kept inside, much like people, can show signs of irritation. When your cat is granted instant access to the outside world by means of a cat flap, there's a far better likelihood of it staying both physically and mentally healthy. However, what form of cat flap is best for your circumstances?

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The most rudimentry style of cat flap is essentially that. A piece of bendable material hung over a hole in a door to allow a cat to go through, but keep out the elements. The majority of Oakley cat owners would prefer something a little more secure and weatherproof for a main door to their house, although this could be suitable for an outhouse or shed door.

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As this option will allow other cats or animals to enter your property, it's not at all recommended, although it can be enhanced a bit by holding the flap in place by adding a magnetic strip.

A step up from the magnetic strip model are infra-red or RF chip, magnetically operated cat flaps. In this case, either an IR, RF chip or magnet will be fitted into your cat's collar. No animal will be able to leave or access your property unless it's equipped with this special collar. The drawback is that any other moggy in the Oakley area that has a similar model of collar could possible gain access to your house when using this type of cat flap. Even these cat flaps can be enhanced to a certain extent with an RF cat flap/collar system offering a user programmed unique identifier.

The kind of cat flap that is able to identify your pet's micro-chip, is the next level in Oakley feline access security. The details of your cat's microchip are programmed into the cat flap's memory (multiple entries can be made if you've got more than one pet). The flap is unlocked anytime your cat is in close proximity, only allowing exit or entry to pets that have a microchip.

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Whenever you are purchasing a cat flap, you should make sure that it's of a design that can be locked into position. The majority of cat flaps sold these days feature a four way locking system. Which means that the cat flap can permit exit from your house only, permit entrance into your home only, be locked fully, or be set for 2-way exit and entry. This provides complete control over the operation of your cat flap both throughout the day and during the night time. Some more advanced devices can be set to carry out particular functions in accordance with the time of day, based on yours and your pet's requirements.

If you're fairly good at do-it-yourself, fitting a cat flap shouldn't be all that difficult, as long as you've got a solid wood door on your Oakley home. But, if you're looking to install it into a reinforced PVC door or in a double glazed window panel, you should seek outside assistance. These situations require the skills and expertise of a competent cat flap fitter or handyman, who'll have all the knowledge and equipment for this kind of installation.

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Double Glazing Installations - If you call in a "tradesman" who, while trying to install your cat flap, starts to drill a hole in a double glazed panel, send them on their way immediately. New cat flaps can not be installed into pre-existing double glazed doors or window panels. Any kind of double glazed unit will be ruined by cutting into it, and will diminish its strength, thermal insulation properties and security. The double glazing will be rendered unsafe, and it should never be attempted under any circumstances.

A reputable Oakley cat flap installer will meticulously get the dimensions of your existing pane and order a custom-made one from a local glazing supplier. This new glazed panel will arrive with a hole pre-cut as part of its structure where your cat flap will be installed. This can take a week or so to manufacture, but it is really the only way to fit a cat flap in an existing double glazed or patio door. Once you have obtained your new modified panel of glass, the old one can be taken out and the new unit fitted. The installation of the cat flap will then be undertaken.

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Exterior Wooden Doors - The simplest alternative for new cat flap installations in Oakley, as was previously mentioned, are solid wood door panels. It is often best to employ the expert services of a professional carpenter or cat flap fitter, if you're at all unsure of cutting a hole in your back or front door. This kind of undertaking will not be too costly and is well worth doing correctly, if having your cat flap professionally installed gives you that added peace of mind.

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uPVC Door Panels - uPVC doors can be often be fitted with a cat flap. However, certain uPVC door panels have a steel lining for extra security, which could cause problems. The designs of door with a one-piece panel are the simplest for installing cat flaps, so if yours has got a slatted type panel, it might be easier to swap this for a single panel.

Wall Installation - If you don't really want to have a hole cut into your doors, whether for aesthetic or safety reasons, you can always have a cat flap installed in an external wall. This sort of installation is certainly better left to a specialist, as it calls for a lot more skill and equipment to execute. There are a couple of choices for this kind of installation, including a straight-through tunnel design, or a right angular (through pillar) adaption. Installation involves a neat square shaped hole being cut through the wall of your choice, into which a plastic or metal, square open ended tube is inserted. An appropriate cat flap can then be mounted on both ends of the hole.

Replacing Your Existing Cat Flap in Oakley - If you already have a cat flap fitted on a wall, window or door, but it's damaged or not working properly, the current hole can hopefully still be used for installing a new one. An expert Oakley cat flap fitter will be glad to take off your old device and replace it with a fresh cat flap without inflicting any damage on the window, wall or door on which it's secured.

If the new cat flap is to be mounted into a pre-cut hole in a double glazing pane, you must make certain that the existing glass has been fabricated, cut and installed in the right way. If it's discovered that corners were cut with the previous installation, the glass must be taken out and replaced with a new one to avoid any safety and security problems with the new cat flap.

FINDING A CAT FLAP INSTALLER IN OAKLEY

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There are a number of handyman contractors, specialist cat flap fitters and even double glazing firms in the Oakley area, that offer cat flap installation onto whatever door or construction you require. It might be possible to ask friends and family for recommendations when it comes to obtaining a good cat flap fitter. You can be sure that if they've been prepared to recommend somebody who's completed work for them, you'll probably get a very similar level of service.

Where a personal recommendation isn't possible, seek at least 3 estimates from local Oakley tradesmen. Study these quotes closely and never automatically opt for the cheapest quote, as this will often not be the best one. Try to get written guarantees for the quality of their workmanship, so that if things do happen to go wrong you have some recourse.

If you take your time and choose a reputable Oakley cat flap specialist you'll be repaid with a top quality product, which is installed professionally, and will serve yourself and your pet for years to come. And all things considered - quality is the most important thing.

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Cat flaps can be installed in Oakley and also in: Hannington, Wooton St Lawrence, Deane, North Oakley, Ibworth, North Waltham, Whitnal, Ashley Warren, Cliddesden, Ellisfield, Quidhampton, Steventon, Dummer, Sherborne St John, Laverstoke, Ashe Warren, Ashe, Kinsclere, and in these postcodes RG23 7EY, RG23 7EA, RG23 7JH, RG23 7GA, RG22 5PF, RG23 7BG, RG23 7AF, RG23 7JL, RG23 7JQ, RG23 7DE. Local Oakley cat flap installers will most likely have the postcode RG23 and the telephone code 01256. Checking this out will ensure that you are accessing a locally based cat flat fitter. Oakley home and business owners can utilise these and numerous other comparable services.

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Oakley Cat Flap Installation Tasks

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There is a variety of work that can be conducted by your local Oakley cat flap fitter including cat flaps in patio doors, conservatory cat flap installation, cat flaps in uPVC doors in Oakley, the fitting of 2-way cat flaps into conservatories, Petsafe cat flap installations, the fitting of cat flaps into metal skinned doors in Oakley, cat flap installation in walls, microchip cat flap installation, cat flap installation in doors Oakley, cat flap installation in wooden doors Oakley, Sureflap cat flap installations, dog flap installation, the installation of magnetic cat flaps into composite doors in Oakley, replacement cat flaps, cat flaps Oakley, cat flap installation prices Oakley, cutting out for a cat flap, the installation of infrared cat flaps into single glazing, the installation of infrared cat flaps into wooden doors, pet flap installation Oakley, cat flap installation in metal doors in Oakley, cat flap upgrades, the fitting of 2-way cat flaps into double gazing, cat flaps in double glazed doors Oakley, cheap cat flaps, and lots more. If there happen to be some other Oakley cat flap requirements that you need but cannot see here, you can easily mention them on the QUOTE FORM provided. Listed are just a few of the activities that are performed by people specialising in cat flaps. Oakley providers will be happy to tell you about their full range of services.

Hampshire Cat Flap Enquiries

Hampshire Cat Flap Enquiries

Current Hampshire cat flap installation projects: Isha Carpenter in Littleton, Hampshire needed to get a cat flap installed in a glass front door. Betty Forde and Shane Forde recently enquired about the possibility of installing a Catmate cat flap in a wooden back door in a bungalow in Shawford. Gabrielle Mcfarlane and Lenny Mcfarlane recently enquired about getting a price for installing an automatic cat flap in a glass back door in Bartley. Zain Smart in Hambledon asked about getting a Petsafe cat flap installed in a wooden back door. Lilah and Tudor Newton recently enquired about the possibility of installing a Petsafe cat flap in a hardwood back door in a cottage in Chilbolton, Hampshire. Nusaybah Stevens in Grayshott was looking for somebody who could install a Catmate cat flap in a glass door in her bungalow. Joshua Hobbs was looking for someone to install an automatic cat flap in a wooden back door in his semi-detached house in Over Wallop. Evie-Mae Brook was trying to find somebody who can fit a cat flap in Curdridge. All of these householders did a search for "cat flap fitter Hampshire" and came across this website on Bing, Yahoo or Google.

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In most areas of Hampshire you will be able to track down cat flap fitters who will offer high quality services for all your cat flap requirements. If you're unable to identify a satisfactory cat flap fitter in Oakley itself then you shouldn't have any difficulty finding a decent one someplace nearby.

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Also find: Sherborne St John cat flap fitters, Ashe Warren cat flap fitters, Dummer cat flap fitters, Ibworth cat flap fitters, Laverstoke cat flap fitters, Wooton St Lawrence cat flap fitters, Steventon cat flap fitters, Deane cat flap fitters, Ashley Warren cat flap fitters, Cliddesden cat flap fitters, Ellisfield cat flap fitters, Whitnal cat flap fitters, North Waltham cat flap fitters, Kinsclere cat flap fitters, North Oakley cat flap fitters, Quidhampton cat flap fitters, Ashe cat flap fitters, Hannington cat flap installation services and more. The majority of these villages and towns are catered for by cat flap fitters. Oakley home and business owners can get quotes by clicking here.

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In the last 12 months cat flaps were professionally installed in these Oakley streets: Foxmoor Close, Turnpike Way, Appletree Close, Ashley Gardens, Woodcroft, Hoopers Way, Ivy Down Lane, Laurel Close, Tanners Way, Meon Road, Oban Close, Tollgate Close, Kings Orchard, Lyde Close, Rectory Road, Barra Close, Lomond Close, Beech Tree Close, Fairview Meadow, Hill Road, Aviemore Drive, Sainfoin Lane, Medina Gardens, St John's Piece, Blackwater Close, Hunters Close, and in these Hampshire postcodes: RG23 7EY, RG23 7EA, RG23 7JH, RG23 7GA, RG22 5PF, RG23 7BG, RG23 7AF, RG23 7JL, RG23 7JQ, RG23 7DE. These locations recently saw activity by a specialist cat flap fitter. Oakley householders benefited from dependable and professional cat flap installation services on each occasion.

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(This cat flap fitter Oakley article was edited and updated on 04-02-2023)