Storm Door With Dog Door
Installing a pet door in a storm door is just as easy as installing a door mount model pet door in a regular door. The main consideration is the thickness of the door. You will want to measure the thickness of your storm door and choose a pet door with a corresponding adjustment range.
Storm doors basically come in two different types. The very thin metal-bottomed type and the thicker insulated versions. Some storm doors might have a panel design on the lower portion as well. You can install a pet door in panel-design doors but may want to caulk or shim around the frame of the pet door for weather sealing.
Since Moore Pet Supplies has come to be known as America?s choice for pet doors, we can tell you the following with confidence: When you go online to order a storm door with a built-in pet door mechanism, there is a risk that the door will not fit, thus requiring a return and incurring into expensive restocking fees. For this reason, we do not stock this kind of door.
At Moore Pet Supplies, we work with a national directory of reliable contractors who can install our products at reasonable prices. Keep in mind that Moore Pet Supplies offers free shipping on pet door products.
Dog Doors For Thin Doors
In addition to pet doors for heavy storm doors, Moore Pet Supplies offers options for modern and lighter storm doors, which are often made with thin aluminum. The Ideal Deluxe brand, for example, starts with a thickness of just half-inch. Petsafe Freedom pet doors range between 3/8 to 2 inches. We also offer cat flap doors for your feline companions; the two-way and four-way cat flap mechanisms will adjust to storm doors of any thickness.
Installing Your Pet Storm Door
The main consideration of installing a pet door on a storm door is the thickness and insulation. This process is very similar to installing a pet door on a regular door. Even the most elaborate pet doors suitable for extreme weather conditions, which feature double flap mechanisms, are relatively easy to install. Our national network of contractors can take care of this for you.
In some cases, pet doors can be installed as a do-it-yourself project. However, thicker storm doors with insulation layers can be a bit complicated because you do not want to diminish their thermal integrity.
Learn More Information About Pet Doors At Moore Pet Supplies
Moore Pet Supplies has been providing e-commerce services since 1996, thus making us one of the pioneers of the online retail revolution. Although we have established ourselves as a market leader in the pet doors segment, we also offer many other pet supplies in our catalog.
Should you have questions about pet doors and their installation, please feel free to contact us anytime to learn more about our products and services. Moore Pet Supplies will help waterproof your pet doors so that everyone can stay dry and safe during a storm.
Special Note: Be aware that ordering storm doors with pet doors
already installed from online retailers often are expensive to return if they do not fit and most always have a hefty restocking charge.