Patio pet doors offer a world of freedom for your furry little friend. It gives them the opportunity to go to the bathroom as they please, take in some of that nice warm summer air and explore what the outdoors has to offer. At the Pet Super Store, you will find durable, reliable and trustworthy pet doors that will make life a whole lot simpler.
All patio pet doors are built to be installed with a sliding door. When looking at the various patio pet doors, it is vital you measure the dimensions you need prior to purchasing any specific models. The last thing you want is to find a door that wont work with your home.
There are a few things to keep in mind when searching for the right fit for your home. First and foremost, you will want to measure the channel distance of your current door. This will track the height of the door going from the bottom of the doors channel to the top. Although it may appear like it, never assume you have a standard size door. Read more...
After measuring the height it is time to look at the width. If a door is too wide the product is not going to properly fit and if it is too narrow, the pet door will be far from stable. As a result, it will be sliding all over the place within the track channels.
It is essential you take your time when measuring the pet door as the slightest miscalculation can lead to a pet door that simply does not work. For this very reason, patio pet doors are the most exchanged items off of the site. Mark down any calculations for sliding doors, track channels and the product that catches your eye.
There are two basic door types that you will find starting with an aluminum patio door. These single pane doors deliver a quick installation and typically run narrower and taller. Usually the frame is no thicker than 5/8. While they are easy to install, they can quickly be removed as well if need be compared to the vinyl doors.
This brings us to the second option which is vinyl patio doors. These have dual pane glass and are much wider than aluminum doors. Although shorter, they have an extremely durable build and are more for the family looking for permanent installation as they do require screws to fasten it.
Upon installing a pet door at your house, you will quickly notice a remarkable difference in your dog. It gives them loads of freedom and easy access to a whole world of fun outside.