Cat Flap Fitter Radstock

Radstock Cat Flap Installation & Repair

Cat Flap Fitter Radstock Somerset (BA3): Fitting a cat flap to an exterior door or wall in your property in Radstock, will enable it to live a life of contentment and enjoy it's own little bit of independence. Cats which are kept inside, just like people, will often show signs of irritability. When granted easy access to the great outdoors with a cat flap, your cat has a much better chance of staying healthy and fit. If you opt to go down the cat flap route, you'll then have to decide what kind of cat flap would be best.

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The simplest style of cat flap is essentially that. A piece of flexible material hung over a hole in a doorway to allow a cat to go through, but keep out the elements. Naturally, this is really basic, and will rarely adequate for most cat owners in Radstock, who would no doubt favour something a tad more secure and weatherproof for an exterior door to their house, although it may be suitable for a garden fence panel or outhouse door.

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

Magnetically operated, infra-red or RF chip designs of cat flap, are a step up from the basic magnetic strip variation. This involves your cat wearing a collar that's got either an IR, RF chip or magnet encased inside it. Unless an animal is fitted with one of these special collars, it will not be able to trigger the flap and leave or get into your home, therefore keeping out some unwanted visitors. The downside is that any other moggy in the neighbourhood who's got a similar style of collar will be able to access your house when using this type of cat flap. An enhancement to this product is a RF cat flap and collar system which provides a unique identifier that can be programmed by the householder.

Choosing a cat flap that can be operated by your pet's own microchip, is the next level in access gadgets for felines in Radstock. The details of your cat's micro-chip are programmed into the cat flap's memory (multiple entries are possible if you have more than one pet). The flap will be unlocked whenever your cat is close-by, only allowing entry or exit to pets that are microchipped.

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The ability to lock it in position is vital no matter what cat flap you're purchasing. These days, the majority of cat flaps on the market have a 4-way locking mechanism for extra security. This makes it possible for your cat flap to be locked fully, enable only entry into your property, enable only exit from your home, or have 2-way entry and exit functionality. This offers you a number of alternatives on how your cat flap operates any time of the day and night time. A few higher end models can be set to carry out specific functions in accordance with the time of day, in keeping with your pet's and your requirements.

Installing a cat flap yourself can be pretty easy if you've got a solid wood door, and decent DIY capabilities. However, if it has to be fitted into a double glazed window panel or in a reinforced PVC door, you should on no account even attempt to tackle it on your own. This kind of installation requires the attention of an expert, and there are dedicated cat flap fitters and skilled odd job men who are delighted to undertake such a task.


Double Glazing Installations - If you bring in a so-called "tradesman" who, while trying to install your new cat flap, starts to drill a hole in a double glazed window or door panel, send them packing immediately. It's simply not possible to fit a new cat flap into a double glazed door panel or window pane. Making a hole in the double glazing destroys not simply the security and strength of the glazing, but it compromises the insulating properties too. The double glazing will be rendered unsound, and it should not be done under any circumstances whatsoever.

It is necessary to obtain a new double glazing unit made specially for this purpose by a glazing company, and your local Radstock cat flap fitter will measure your current panel and order a brand new one. As a part of its construction this new pane will have a hole pre-cut, which the cat flap can be fitted snugly into. This is really the only way to install a cat flap in a pre-existing double glazed or patio door, even though it can take one or two weeks to manufacture. After fabrication, the old glass pane can be removed, and the brand new one put in. It will now be possible to fit the new cat flap.

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Exterior Wooden Doors - The least complicated alternative for installing a new cat flap in Radstock, as was stated earlier, are solid timber doors. If you are a bit unsure of cutting a hole in your front or back door, you may be happier contacting a specialist cat flap fitter or handyman instead. This should provide you with the reassurance that you'll finish up with an expertly fitted cat friendly flap, and that the job has been done properly.

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uPVC Door Panels - uPVC doors can be often be fitted with a cat flap. You or your installer will need to determine what the interior construction of you door is, since for extra security certain uPVC door panels are manufactured with a galvanised steel lining. The designs of door with a one piece panel are the easiest for cat flap installation, so if yours has a slatted style panel, it may be easier to swap this for a single panel.

Wall Installation - If you do not really want to cut a hole in your doors, whether for security or aesthetic reasons, you could have a cat flap installed in an external wall. Calling for considerably more equipment and skill, a wall cat flap install is certainly better left to a specialist, if it's to be executed correctly. You could go for a straight through tunnel style, or maybe a right angle version which allows access via a pillar. With this sort of installation a metal or plastic, square open ended insert is fitted into a square hole cut into your selected wall. The cat flap you have chosen is then mounted on both ends to permit your furry friend to enter and exit as it wishes.

Replacing an Existing Cat Flap in Radstock - If you already have a cat flat, but it's either broken or not operating correctly, the existing hole in your window, door or wall can be used for a replacement so long as the new flap is of a comparable size. You local cat flap installer will remove the old cat flap, without harming the surrounding window, door or wall, and install a new flap for your cat.

Before attaching a new flap in double glazing which has been pre-cut, confirming that the existing glass has been manufactured and installed in the right way is essential. If you discover this is not the case, and a botch was made of the original installation, the glass unit must be removed and replaced with a new one to avoid any security and safety issues.


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Whether you'd like your cat flap installed on a wall, door or window, you'll find that there are several professional cat flap installers, handymen and even double glazing merchants in the Radstock area who'll be delighted to oblige. There is no better method of finding a first-rate cat flap installer than asking friends and neighbours for recommendations. If they've had comparable work completed by a local Radstock tradesman themselves, and been happy with the outcome, you can consider that they will likewise do a quality job for you.

If it is not possible to get personal recommendations from your contacts, you should attempt to get 2 or 3 different quotations from local handymen before coming to a final decision. It's generally smart not to automatically opt for the cheapest estimate. Ask if they supply any guarantees for their standard of workmanship, so you've got some recourse if something does happen to go awry as the work is carried out.

A specialist cat flap installer in Radstock will supply you with a top quality product, adeptly fitted, and which will last you, and your cat, for many years.

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Cat flaps can be installed in Radstock and also nearby in: Kilmersdon, Shoscombe, Clandown, Welton, Foxcote, Writhlington, Faulkland, Haydon, Spring Gardens, Buckland Dinham, Westfield, Peasedown Saint John, Midsomer Norton, White Ox Mead, as well as in these postcodes BA3 3EW, BA3 3PU, BA3 3AS, BA3 3QB, BA3 3EP, BA3 3BZ, BA3 3NH, BA3 3LA, BA3 3NL, BA3 3HE. Local Radstock cat flap fitters will likely have the telephone code 01761 and the postcode BA3. Verifying this should ensure you access a locally based cat flat fitter. Radstock property owners can utilise these and various other comparable services.

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There is a variety of work that can be completed by your local Radstock cat flap fitter including cat flaps Radstock, cat flaps in patio doors, the installation of infrared cat flaps into wooden doors in Radstock, cat flap services, cat flap repairs, cutting out for a cat flap, cat flap installation quotations in Radstock, cat flap replacement, Sureflap cat flap installations, pet flap installation, the installation of 2-way cat flaps into double gazing, Staywell cat flap installations, cat flap installation in double glazed doors in Radstock, magnetic cat flap installation in Radstock, the installation of magnetic cat flaps into uPVC doors in Radstock, 2-way cat flap installation, cat flap installation in wooden doors, cat flap installation in metal doors Radstock, the installation of 2-way cat flaps into conservatories, small cat flaps, cat flap installation in doors Radstock, the installation of electronic cat flaps into single glazing, the fitting of infrared cat flaps into composite doors, cat flaps in uPVC doors, and more. If there are additional Radstock cat flap requirements that you want but don't see here, you can easily list them on the QUOTE FORM provided. Listed are just a few of the duties that are accomplished by those specialising in cat flaps. Radstock providers will let you know their entire range of cat flap installation services.

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Throughout Somerset you should be able to find cat flap fitters who will provide various services for your pet's needs. If you're unable to find a specialist cat flap fitter in Radstock itself then you will surely be able to uncover one close by.


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Also find: White Ox Mead cat flap fitters, Faulkland cat flap fitters, Kilmersdon cat flap fitters, Peasedown Saint John cat flap fitters, Shoscombe cat flap fitters, Westfield cat flap fitters, Haydon cat flap fitters, Clandown cat flap fitters, Midsomer Norton cat flap fitters, Foxcote cat flap fitters, Spring Gardens cat flap fitters, Welton cat flap fitters, Writhlington cat flap fitters, Buckland Dinham cat flap installation services and more. The majority of these places are covered by cat flap fitters. Radstock property owners can get price quotes by going here.

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In the last year cat flaps were installed in these Radstock streets: Elm Terrace, Lower Whitelands, Broadway Lane, The Leaze, Maple Drive, Magnolia Road, Springfield Place, Hawthorn Road, Longfellow Road, Springfield Buildings, Perry Close, Haydon Hill, Carlingford Terrace Road, County Bridge, Eastdown Road, Meadow View, Welton Road, Springfield Crest, Bristol Road, Milton Road, Ammerdown Park, Stoneable Road, Lime Terrace, Knobsbury Lane, Turners Tower, Gordon Buildings, Ammerdown Terrace, Fortescue Road, and in these Somerset postcodes: BA3 3EW, BA3 3PU, BA3 3AS, BA3 3QB, BA3 3EP, BA3 3BZ, BA3 3NH, BA3 3LA, BA3 3NL, BA3 3HE. These places recently saw activity by an expert cat flap fitter. Radstock residents benefited from trusted and reliable cat flap installation services in all cases.

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(This cat flap fitter Radstock content was edited and updated on 10-08-2022)