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Cat Flap Fitter Thorpe St Andrew Norfolk (NR7): Fitting a cat flap to an external wall or door in your Thorpe St Andrew home gives your cat the independence and freedom it needs to live a happy life. Cats are inclined to get crabby and irritated when continuously kept inside, and not allowed to roam. Allowing your cat access to the outside world by way of a cat flap can help to keep them physically and mentally fit. Needless to say, that's not the whole story, since there are numerous types of cat flap, and deciding which one is best for your pet might not be so easy.

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The simplest style of cat flap is basically that. A hole in a door with a flexible sheet of material fixed over it, to keep the weather out, but let the cat pass through. Even though this could be suitable for an outhouse or shed door, the majority of cat owners in Thorpe St Andrew would favour something a bit more secure and weatherproof for an outside door to their home.

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This basic design can be improved on with a magnetic strip to hold the flap in place, but it is still far from perfect since it allows other animals or cats to enter your house.

Stepping up from a basic magnetic strip are magnetically operated, infra-red or RF chip models of cat flap. In this case, either a magnet, RF or IR chip will be fitted into your cat's collar. Therefore any animal that hasn't got one of these special collars cannot get into or leave your house. Again this is a pretty basic form of cat flap, since any other cat in the area who's got a similar style of collar may be able to get into your home. RF cat flaps and collar systems are the upgraded version of this equipment as they can be programmed by the cat owner to recognise a unique identifier, distinct to your cat.

Fitting a cat flap which can be operated by your cat's microchip, is the next level in entrance gadgets for felines. The number of your cat's micro-chip is programmed into the memory of the battery powered cat flap (multiple entries are possible if you have more than one cat). The flap will be unfastened whenever your cat is close-by, only permitting exit or entry to animals that are microchipped.

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Whenever you are purchasing a cat flap, you should make certain that it's of a design that can be locked. For extra security, the majority of cat flaps feature a 4-way locking system these days. Which means that the cat flap can be locked fully, enable exit from your premises only, enable entry into your property only, or be set for two way exit and entry. This provides you with a number of options on exactly how your cat flap functions any time of the day and night time. The wherewithal to carry out different functions according to the time of day, and based on yours and your pet's requirements is also an option with some of the high end models of cat flap.

Fitting a cat flap yourself can be quite easy if you have a solid timber door on your Thorpe St Andrew property, and reasonable DIY capabilities. Under no circumstances should you attempt to install a cat flap in a double glazed window or in a reinforced uPVC door. These kinds of fittings call for a professional installation from a dependable cat flap installer or odd job man with the appropriate equipment and skills.

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Double Glazing Installation - If you hire somebody who tries to drill a hole in a double glazed panel to install your cat flap, stop them right away and request that they leave. New cat flaps can not be mounted into existing double glazing doors or window panels. Cutting or drilling into any type of double glazing will damage its security and strength, along with its thermal insulation attributes. In fact, it renders the glazing unsafe and it shouldn't ever be done.

A dependable Thorpe St Andrew cat flap fitter will meticulously measure up your existing pane and order a purpose made one from a local glazing company. As part of its structure this new glazed unit will have a hole pre-cut, which your cat flap can be installed snugly into. This is really the only way to install a cat flap into an existing patio or double glazed door, although it might take a couple of weeks to produce. Once you have taken possession of your new glass panel, the old one can be taken out and the new pane installed. The installing of your cat flap will then be concluded.

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External Wooden Doors - The least complicated alternative for installing a new cat flap in Thorpe St Andrew, as was stated earlier, are solid timber doors. If you're a little uncertain about creating a sizeable hole in your front door, you may be better off bringing in a professional handyman or cat flap fitter instead. This sort of task won't be all that expensive and is well worth doing properly, if having your cat flap installed by a professional provides you with that additional reassurance.

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uPVC Door Panels - Cat flaps can generally be installed into uPVC doors. It is necessary to know the interior construction, as some doors are lined with steel for extra security. A one-piece panel enables simpler installation, so if you've got a slatted type uPVC door panel, it might be more cost effective to exchange this panel for a single panel style.

Wall Installation - If you don't really wish to have a hole cut in your doors, whether for security or aesthetic reasons, you can opt for a cat flap to be installed in an external wall. This type of installation is undoubtedly best left to a professional, since it calls for a lot more skill and equipment to accomplish. Most cat flap installations in walls are a basic straight tunnel style, but right angled access via a pillar is also possible. This installation entails a square hole being made through your wall, into which a plastic or metal, square open ended insert is fitted. A cat flap of your choice is then attached at both ends to allow your cat to enter and exit as it pleases.

Replacing an Existing Cat Flap in Thorpe St Andrew - If you already have a cat flat, but it is either damaged or not working properly, the current hole in your door, wall or window can be fitted with a replacement providing that the new flap is of a similar size. Your cat flap installer will be able to remove the old cat flap, without damaging the surrounding door, window or wall, and install a new flap for your cat.

If the replacement cat flap is to be mounted into a pre-cut hole in a double glazed pane, you must check that the glass has been manufactured and installed correctly. If the previous installation was bodged, the glass will need to be removed and replaced with a new one to avoid any safety and security problems with the new cat flap.

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Whether you would like your cat flap fitted in a wall, window or door, you will find that there are professional cat flap installers, handymen and even glazing suppliers in and around Thorpe St Andrew who'll be happy to help. It might be possible to ask family and friends for referrals in relation to locating a good cat flap installer. You can be fairly certain that if they have been happy to recommend someone who has completed work for them, you will likely get a very similar level of service.

Where a personal recommendation is not possible, get three or four quotes from local Thorpe St Andrew cat flap fitters. Study these closely and don't automatically go with the cheapest offer, as this won't necessarily be the best. See if you can get written warranties or guarantees for the quality of their workmanship, so if things do go awry you've got some recourse.

If you choose a specialist cat flap installer in Thorpe St Andrew you will finish up with a good quality product, which is skillfully fitted, and that will give good service for many years to come.

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Cat flaps can be fitted in Thorpe St Andrew and also in nearby places like: Plumstead Green, New Rackheath, Surlingham, Thorpe End, Blofield Heath, Sprowston, Little Plumstead, Woodbastwick, Postwick, Brundall, Panxworth, Great Plumstead, Norwich, New Catton, Witton, Blofield, together with these postcodes NR7 0PB, NR7 0DP, NR7 0GF, NR7 0HH, NR13 5BB, NR7 0JU, NR7 0NB, NR1 1GA, NR1 1TW, NR7 0BP. Locally based Thorpe St Andrew cat flap fitters will likely have the postcode NR7 and the phone code 01603. Checking this will ensure that you access a local cat flat fitter. Thorpe St Andrew homeowners will be able to benefit from these and many other similar services.

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There are a whole host of tasks that can be conducted by your local Thorpe St Andrew cat flap fitter including Petsafe cat flap installation, cheap cat flaps Thorpe St Andrew, cat flap removal Thorpe St Andrew, automatic cat flap installation, 4-way cat flaps Thorpe St Andrew, infrared cat flap installation Thorpe St Andrew, cat flap replacement, large cat flaps, the installation of 2-way cat flaps into porches Thorpe St Andrew, microchip cat flap installation Thorpe St Andrew, cat flap repairs, cat flaps in patio doors, cat flap installation in wooden doors, Catmate cat flap installations, cat flap installation in glass doors, the fitting of cat flaps into wooden doors Thorpe St Andrew, pet flap installations, the fitting of magnetic cat flaps into French doors Thorpe St Andrew, the installation of 2-way cat flaps into metal skinned doors, the installation of 2-way cat flaps into composite doors Thorpe St Andrew, the installation of cat flaps into conservatories, infrared cat flaps Thorpe St Andrew, electronic cat flap installations, cat flap installation in uPVC doors, and lots more. If there happen to be other Thorpe St Andrew cat flap requirements that you want but don't see here, you can list them on the QUOTE FORM provided. These are just a selection of the tasks that are conducted by those specialising in cat flaps. Thorpe St Andrew specialists will inform you of their whole range of services.

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Also find: Woodbastwick cat flap fitters, Blofield cat flap fitters, Thorpe End cat flap fitters, Sprowston cat flap fitters, Panxworth cat flap fitters, Brundall cat flap fitters, Surlingham cat flap fitters, New Catton cat flap fitters, Blofield Heath cat flap fitters, Norwich cat flap fitters, Witton cat flap fitters, New Rackheath cat flap fitters, Plumstead Green cat flap fitters, Little Plumstead cat flap fitters, Postwick cat flap fitters, Great Plumstead cat flap installation services and more. All of these villages and towns are serviced by cat flap fitters. Thorpe St Andrew business and home owners can get quotes by going here.

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(This cat flap fitter Thorpe St Andrew article was successfully updated on 10-08-2022)