Cat Flap Fitter Westerham

Westerham Cat Flap Installation & Repair

Cat Flap Fitter Westerham Kent (TN16): An excellent way to give your cat more independence and enrich it's quality of life is to install a cat flap on an external wall or door of your property in Westerham. Cats are quite like people in a lot of ways, and will likely start to show signs of irritability and frustration if kept indoors for significant periods of time. Having a cat that is both physically and mentally fit, is one of the main positive aspects of allowing your furry friend easy access to world outside via a cat flap. However, what form of cat flap is better for your circumstances?

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The most rudimentry type of cat flap is basically that. A sheet of bendable material hung over a hole in a door to permit a cat to pass through, but keep out the elements. Whilst this may be acceptable for an outhouse door or fence panel, most Westerham cat owners would no doubt prefer something a tad more secure and weatherproof for an outside door to their home.

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This basic model can be improved on slightly with a magnetic strip to keep the flap in position, however it's still far from perfect because it enables other cats or creatures a means by which to get into your house.

A step up from the magnetic strip style are infra-red or RF chip, magnetically controlled cat flaps. This requires your cat to wear a collar which has either an IR, RF chip or magnet encased within it. No animal will be able to leave or access your house unless it's fitted with this special collar. The drawback here is that any other moggy in the Westerham area who's got a similar model of collar can easily get into your property when using this sort of cat flap. Even these cat flaps can be improved to some degree with an RF cat flap/collar system providing an owner programmed unique identifier.

The type of cat flap that is able to identify your cat's own micro-chip, is the next stage in feline entry security. The memory of these cat flaps can be programmed with one or more microchip numbers (if you have more than one cat), to give exclusive access. When your cat is in close proximity to the flap, it unlocks and permits just your micro-chipped pets to use the exit/entrance.

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The ability to lock it in position is essential no matter what cat flap you're purchasing. Nowadays, most cat flaps on the market boast a four way locking mechanism for added flexibility. This makes it possible for your cat flap to enable exit from your home only, be fully locked, permit only access into your property, or have two way exit and entry capability. This gives full control over the functioning of your cat flap both during the day and throughout the night. The wherewithal to carry out particular functions according to the time of day, and in line with your cat's and your needs is also a possibility with some of the top-end brands of cat flap.

If you're fairly good at DIY, installing your own cat flap shouldn't be all that difficult, as long as you have a wooden door on your house in Westerham. On no account should you try to install a cat flap in a double glazed window panel or in a reinforced uPVC door. These situations require the skills and expertise of a professional cat flap fitter or odd job man, who is sure to have have the knowledge and equipment for this sort of installation.


Double Glazing Installations - If you employ somebody who endeavours to drill a hole in your double glazing to put in your cat flap, stop them without delay and ask them to leave. A new cat flap can not be fitted into an existing double glazed door panel or window pane. Any kind of double glazing will be damaged by cutting or drilling into it, and will damage its strength, thermal insulation properties and security. The double glazing will be rendered unsound, and it shouldn't be done under any circumstances.

A dependable Westerham cat flap fitter will meticulously take the measurements of your current panel and order a purpose made one from a local glazing supplier. So the cat flap can be nicely installed into it, this new double glazing panel will arrive with a hole pre-cut as part of its construction. This is the only way to install a cat flap in a pre-existing patio or double glazed door, even though it might take a week or more to manufacture. After fabrication, the old glass pane will be taken out, and the new adapted one put in its place. The cat flap can then be installed.

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Exterior Wooden Doors - Solid wood doors are, as I mentioned above, the easiest alternatives for cat flap installation in Westerham. If you are a little nervous about creating an opening in your door, you might be happier getting in touch with an experienced cat flap fitter or carpenter instead. This kind of project will not be expensive and will provide you with peace of mind that your pet will have the use of an expertly installed flap.

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uPVC Door Panels - It is quite possible to fit a cat flap into a uPVC door. Nonetheless, some uPVC doors have a steel lining for added 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 may be advisable to swap this for a single pane.

Wall Installation - If, for safety or aesthetic reasons, you do not wish to have a chunk cut out of your door, you could choose to install a cat flap into an outside wall of your property in Westerham. Requiring much more equipment and skill, a wall cat flap install is definitely better left to a professional, if it is to be completed successfully. Nearly all wall cat flap installations are a simple straight tunnel style, but right angle access through a pillar is also an option. A square shaped hole will be cut through your wall, into which is inserted a metal or plastic, open ended square tube. The cat flap you have chosen can then be attached at either end to enable your cat to come and go as it wishes.

Replacing an Existing Cat Flap in Westerham - If you've already got a cat flap installed on your window, wall or door, but it's damaged or not functioning properly, the existing hole can, with a little luck, be re-used for installing a new one. A competent cat flap fitter in Westerham will efficiently remove the old,unwanted cat flap, and fix a new one as a replacement without causing damage to the surrounding door, window or wall.

Before installing a new flap in a double glazed pane which has been previously pre-cut, making sure that the existing glass has been manufactured, cut and installed in the right way is crucial. The glass must be removed and replaced with a new one to avoid any safety and security issues, if it's found this isn't the case and a bodge job was made of the previous installation.


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In the Westerham area there are a number of professional cat flap installers, handyman contractors and even glazing merchants who offer cat flap fitting services in walls, windows or doors. There are a variety of ways of finding a decent cat flap fitter, and few are more effective than asking relatives and friends. If they're happy to recommend someone who they have used, you can be sure that you will be happy also.

If you cannot find a cat flap fitter through recommendation, always get at least three different quotes before making your final choice, please remember that the cheapest may not always be the best. Ask if they supply any warranties or guarantees for the quality of their workmanship, so that you have some recourse if something unfortunately goes awry when the work is undertaken.

An experienced cat flap installer in Westerham will supply you with a top quality product, expertly fitted, and which will last you, and your pussy-cat, for a good few years.

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Cat flaps can be installed in Westerham and also nearby in: Hawleys Corner, Woldingham, Brasted, Titsey, Tatsfield, Crockham Hill, Sundridge, Chipstead, Force Green, Dunton Green, Limpsfield, Brasted Chart, as well as in these postcodes TN16 1BN, TN16 1PE, TN16 1SJ, TN16 1EA, TN16 1ER, TN16 1GR, TN16 1BY, TN16 1RG, TN16 1TD, TN16 1RU. Locally based Westerham cat flap fitters will probably have the postcode TN16 and the dialling code 01959. Checking this can guarantee you access a local cat flat fitter. Westerham property owners are able to utilise these and various other similar services.

Kent Cat Flap Enquiries

Kent Cat Flap Enquiries

The latest Kent cat flap installation projects: Wilson Worthington was enquiring about a cat flap fitter near Riverhead. Alexia and Jai Marriott recently asked for a quotation for installing a 2-way cat flap in a hardwood back door in a terraced house in Darenth. Connie and Billy Mould recently requested a quotation for installing a Catmate cat flap in a glass front door in River. Mr and Mrs Sinclair recently requested an estimate for installing a 2-way cat flap in a glass door in Sole Street. Alby Procter was looking for someone to install a Petsafe cat flap in a hardwood door in his detached house in Capel le Ferne. Zac Knott in Eastry asked the question "is there a good cat flap fitter near me?". Abraham and Amira Hopwood recently enquired about getting a price for installing a Sureflap cat flap in a glass door in a cottage in Goudhurst, Kent. Halle Grey in Chart Sutton was interested in having a 4-way cat flap installed in a patio back door. Most of these Kent home owners conducted a search for "cat flap fitter Kent" and came across this web page on Bing, Yahoo or Google.

Westerham Cat Flap Installation Tasks

Westerham Cat Flap Installation Tasks

There is a variety of work that can be accomplished by your local Westerham cat flap installer including Catmate cat flap installation in Westerham, cat flap replacement, cat flaps in double glazed doors, 4-way cat flaps Westerham, electronic cat flap installations in Westerham, cat flaps in metal doors Westerham, cat flap installation in walls, replacement cat flaps, infrared cat flap installation, cheap cat flaps, cat flap installation in patio doors, the installation of infrared cat flaps into uPVC doors, the installation of magnetic cat flaps into patio doors Westerham, 2-way cat flap installation Westerham, cat flap installation in glass doors Westerham, cat flap repairs in Westerham, the installation of magnetic cat flaps into composite doors, 4-way cat flap installation in Westerham, the fitting of cat flaps into wooden doors, Staywell cat flap installation, the installation of microchip cat flaps into metal skinned doors, magnetic cat flap installation, the installation of electronic cat flaps into single glazing, cutting out for a cat flap Westerham, conservatory cat flap installation in Westerham, and lots more. If there are other Westerham cat flap requirements that you want but cannot see here, you should list them on the QUOTE FORM provided. Listed are just a few of the activities that are performed by those installing cat flaps. Westerham professionals will be happy to inform you of their entire range of services.


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Also find: Titsey cat flap fitters, Brasted Chart cat flap fitters, Limpsfield cat flap fitters, Crockham Hill cat flap fitters, Force Green cat flap fitters, Sundridge cat flap fitters, Dunton Green cat flap fitters, Brasted cat flap fitters, Woldingham cat flap fitters, Tatsfield cat flap fitters, Chipstead cat flap fitters, Hawleys Corner cat flap installation services and more. All of these villages and towns are catered for by cat flap fitters. Westerham residents can get estimates by going here.

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Cat Flap Installation Around Westerham

In Hartley Road, Madan Close, Farley Common, Market Square, Buckhurst Road, Hortons Way, Squerryes Mede, Holcombe Close, Mill Lane, Beggars Lane, Grange Close, Sandy Lane, Pilgrims Lane, Chestnut Avenue, Oak Lodge Lane, Elm Road, Brasted Road, Croydon Road, Swan Place, The Paddock, The Slip, Quebec Square, Vicarage Hill, Lockyer Place, Quebec Avenue, as well as the following local Westerham postcodes: TN16 1BN, TN16 1PE, TN16 1SJ, TN16 1EA, TN16 1ER, TN16 1GR, TN16 1BY, TN16 1RG, TN16 1TD, TN16 1RU, property owners have recently needed cat flap installation. Work was accomplished in these places by an expert cat flap fitter. Westerham householders were given high quality and dependable cat flap installation services on each occasion.

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(This cat flap fitter Westerham content was revised and updated on 28-02-2023)