You love your pets, but once kids are around ? the pets can cause some safety issues. Parents need to make sure that water dishes are put up after use so no standing water is left lying around. Same is true with food dishes! Another thing they need to make sure of is that littler boxes or doggy doors are secure so that a child does not get into either of them.

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Thousands of homes are not child proofed. Unfortunately, many of these homes pose a real and deadly risk to the children that live there. child proofing a home is not an expensive undertaking and can be done easily!
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BY and large most people can child proof by themselves. Most of the installation requires little more than a hand drill, screwdriver and hammer. For some people though who are not handy or who are excessively worried about covering all the basics, child proofing services can help!
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If you have a pool, you need t consider child proofing doors in your home. This calls for some heavy duty measures, because one inadvertent wandering poolside can cause a child to drown. Similar to home alarms, pool alarms can be installed on all regular or sliding glass doors that lead to the exterior of the home.
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Is there really such a thing as a child proofed life? Most experts would say absolutely not. Parents have the utmost responsibility to remain constantly aware of their child’s surroundings and to ensure their safety at all costs.
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Child proofing a door should be be difficult. Children are always curious about what is behind it. The good news is that with today’s modern safety products you can take the pinch, slams and doorways to a dangerous world completely out of the equation. Here is how!
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It can be tough to be a first time parent. Having a child can be so joyful, yet the responsibilities are steep and you must keep your child safe whenever possible. There are tons of things you can accomplish in order to childproof your home to keep your baby safe from harm.

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Everyone wants their child or toddler to be safe while at home but we often think of childproofing after it is too late. It only takes about one day to completely childproof your home if you really put your mind to it. Go to the hardware store or a baby store to find baby proofing items.

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Kitchen Childproofing for Toddlers When children become toddlers, they add height to their reach and gain speed because they are upright and walking more. This is the time to really rethink the way you have your kitchen and the rest of your home childproofed.

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Things change in the summer. Suddenly strollers, swings and sunscreen are put to use. The thing is that child proofing in the summer is a little more difficult and take some thought. To ensure you are experiencing summer baby safety heed these warnings. First of all, it is not recommended to use sunscreen on babies under 6 months.
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Washing a squirming, wiggly and soapy baby can be difficult even in the beginning. Using a baby safety bath in the bath tub can take your child proofing efforts even further and prevent injury. Every mom has at one point or another lost hold of their baby and they have been submerged for a millisecond. Although a dangerous situation was avoided, the baths made for babies are specifically designed to make bath time easier for you and safer for your baby. Read the rest of this entry »


Driving in a car is perhaps one of the most dangerous things your child will do. In the event of an accident, proper car seat safety is pivotal to their safety and their life. The truth is that many parents do it the wrong way putting their child in danger. First, always make sure a child rides in the back seat of the car.
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There are many reasons that you may want a child proof computer. First of all, children can mess up a lot of things by pressing buttons and clicking on things. Another reason is that older children who can read can get into a lot of trouble on the internet, reading emails or in areas otherwise that are none of their business. Many parents don’t know how to go about child proofing their computer; so here are a few ideas.
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In your mind, what is a child proof house? The answer quite simply is one that is safe where adults have taken all the necessary means to make sure their child does not get into any trouble. Each room of your home requires different things in order to remain safe for a child of all ages.
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Don’t be fooled! You do not need to hire a professional to make your house a safe haven for your kids! The truth is that with a little know how and the right products you can do it all yourself; saving tons of money in the process. The first step is to figure out what you need and accurately measure the rooms in your home so you will be armed with figures to help you choose the perfect item.
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Are you looking for a quick and simple way to improve the safety of your home without spending a fortune or investing a lot of time? Child proofing the home can be done quickly and easily. It is best to start with your child’s room, making sure that the bedding, windows, doors and toys are all certified safe! You should also be following the recommended guidelines by using an appropriate child safety seat in the car.
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The essentials to child proofing is not brain surgery. Often it is about using common sense. Often the most dangerous things n the home are lurking behind closed doors; meaning in your cabinets and drawers. A child will easily mistake a colorful bottle of cleaning liquid for something to drink. Lock up everything. This includes medications that are prescribed or otherwise.
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The childproofing products industry is huge! Millions of dollars are spent each year for items parents can use to ensure safety around the home. Don’t be fooled and end up paying too much. Chances are that your local store or online distributor will be able to provide you great products without the high end price tag. The only time you should be forced to shop for specialty products is if you are trying to outfit an extra large room or odd sized item in your home.
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The bathroom is a dangerous room yet most children find it exciting. This is one room that should never be looked over when you are childproofing the home. Make sure that all the outlets are GFCI. This means that they will cut off if a hairdryer is accidentally dropped in water. You can install them your self or hire a contractor to do it.
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There is no way to make a 6 month old understand that the coins and broken pieces of toys can be choking hazards. Children don’t realize that playing with Bleach or eating too many Fred Flintstone Vitamins can kill them. Child Proofing is something parents do to safeguard their children against things that can injure.
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In order to buy child proof gates that will work and are safe there are a few things every adult must do. The first thing is to measure not once but two or three times. Measure the inside opening of the door where you are planning to install the gates.
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A child proof cabinet ensures more than the fact that you child won’t get into trouble. In many cases, it can save their life! It is a fact that millions of homes are armed with guns and accidental shooting happen every day. Even if your children KNOW to stay away, it is an adult’s responsibility to have a secure child proof cabinet to keep firearms.
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A few months ago, parents in Chicago learned why a child proof door knob should not be installed on interior doors. They installed it quite simply to keep their 5 year old from leaving the bedroom at night and wandering around the home.
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Wouldn’t it be great to unleash ten children in your home and have them test every nook and cranny to see if it were safe! Since that is not an option and in this environment learning by experience is not a good idea; you need to test the child proof factor of your home by holding it to some high standards.
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If you think you don’t have time to spend child proofing your home; think again. You can’t afford not to. Fact is that proper child proofing can actually save you time, reduce stress and make your home environment more conducive to raising children; let alone easier for the parents.
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Even if your child is no longer a baby, you must take the time to child proof your home. Older children may understand limits; but they are also curious and have more motor skills that enable them to bust through child proofing measures.
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The key thing to keep in mind when thinking about child proof safety is that prevention is always the best medicine. Safety in the home is perhaps the most important thing that a parent can teach their children and it starts at an early age.
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Every parent wants their child to have a fantastic room. Unfortunately, many of the things that we put in our children’s room can be hazardous. Placing a bed next to a window, using a hand me down crib and mini-blinds and drapery cords are just some of the things that cause thousands of injuries (even death) for school age children each year.
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Each year thousands of children fall out of windows. Why? Because they climb up to see a friend or dog that is outside and accidentally push through the screen and fall. In order to child proof windows you can do many things. One option is to install window locks that only allow the window to open part way.
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There is no need to be overcome with worry and apprehension about the thought of all the trouble your child can find in their own home. Childproofing is easy! Especially if you know what to expect and what to look for. The first thing to do is take a tour around your house with your child to try and discover all the interesting and potentially dangerous things that they will find.
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The best rule of thumb to follow when child proofing your home is when in doubt; lock them out! This means that any cabinet, drawer, room, cupboard or cabinet that holds cleaning supplies, sharp objects or anything that can be dangerous to a child should be locked. It is easy to find locks for everything in your home from door knobs t gun cabinets.
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It happens every day; you walk into the kitchen to get your preschooler a cup of juice and next thing you know they are flushing their clothes down the toilet. If only parents could make sure that all the doors in their home were properly secure! The truth is that you can!
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For every parent that goes overboard with their child safety proofing; there is a whole other set of parents who think child proofing is overrated. The facts clearly state that more children are injured, seriously and otherwise (often fatally) in their own homes more than in any other environment.
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Parents everywhere are smirking…child proof locks, yeah right! The truth is that child proofing products have come a long way. Today they are made with the parents ease of use in mind and don’t have removable parts or mimic cheap jail house security devices.
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Off to Grandma’s house for a vacation? Worried about all the trouble that your children will cause rummaging through her priceless porcelain antiques? Concerned that her medication bottles will quickly be turned into rattles? There is a quick and easy way to use a makeshift child proof lock everywhere you go.
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If you have a pool you must think quickly and act fast to child proof your pool. Pools are fun, relaxing and extremely dangerous. The good part is that there are a plethora of products available to parents that can have their pool safe and secure in no time. Use alarms for all exit doors and make sure that you have a secure barrier fence around the perimeter of your pool.
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Child proof gates can be a lifesaver. They can be used to keep young children in an enclosed area, protect them from stairs and keep them out of the kitchen, garage, cleaning pantry and bathroom. But, you have to use and install them properly or they will cause more harm than good!
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When you have kids a child proof home can provide a calm, relaxing and fun environment. But it can be hard to think of everything. Essentially, you need to focus on things that are sharp, hot, poisonous and dangerous. Electrical outlets and cords, hot water and hot pots and pans in the kitchen are big childhood hazards. Child proof those areas first. Then move onto all the things at your child’s level that are sharp. Countertops and book shelves have sharp corners.
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The bathroom is wet, slippery and has tons of dangerous items your child will find fascinating. The first thing you should do is purchase a toilet lid lock to keep your little splasher out of the water and remove a big drowning hazard. Next, make sure that you water heater is set at or below 120 degrees to prevent scald burns.
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As children grow, they begin to explore and move around the house either running, crawling or walking. It is important that the house is kept safe for the children so that they are not exposed to hazards. The kitchen which is the heart of a house has plenty of items that a child may find interesting. It also harbors the most dangerous items in the house and any wrong use of the items can be fatal. To keep the kitchen safe, you may be required to remodel your kitchen.
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Let’s face it. Bathrooms were not designed for kids and there are a lot of hazards to think of. Take that extra bit of time to protect your child from bathroom hazards your baby, toddler or preschooler can get into.
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There are a lot of dangers in your house that need to be taken care of even before your baby comes home. There are several products you need to buy to childproof your home and you should get them before your life becomes too hectic to get it done. There are also things you need to do that don’t cost any money. Childproofing needs to be a priority as doing so can save your child’s life.
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Babies live in a dangerous environment and it is up to parents to make it safe. What kinds of things do you need to do to make your house a safe haven for your child to grow and play in? By using these common sense and simple tools, you can childproof your home for baby on a room-by-room basis. It’s important to do this as soon as the baby is born.
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Millions of children every year are injured in home accidents.  A portion of them result in the death of a child.  Many of these types of accidents are completely preventable and proofing can take care of many possible issues.  It doesn’t take much time or many products to protect a child and you shouldn’t forget to child proof the homes of places your child spends a lot of time in.
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Once parents learn that baby is on the way, their entire mind set changes. It is natural to want to protect and always ensure that your baby is safe. Unfortunately statistics show that baby’s are more prone to be injured or killed in their own home than anywhere else. Luckily, baby safety products have been invented to help parents with baby proofing and keeping their children safe. Although never a sure thing, they can make parenting a wild and crazy baby and toddler a bit easier! The trick is knowing which ones are important!

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With a new baby in the house, there is no doubt that you are busier than ever.  Take heart, we understand your troubles and worries and have devised a fool proof way to ensure that you have all the information necessary to keep your infant safe.  Often many parents over look some of the simpler safety issues that can end up getting your baby hurt!  By looking at this comprehensive and quick guide, you can rest assured that you are doing everything possible to ensure your child safety! Learn the Most Important Things to Consider When Childproofing
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It sounds alarming to say that a child could be hurt or killed in their own home.  Truth is that most injuries occur at home and are due to failure of child proofing your home.  It may seem like a huge undertaking at first, but it really is not so difficult.

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Every parent owes it to their child to safety proof their home as much as possible. This doesn’t mean that we have to walk around paranoid and afraid for our children to explore; but rather that we should make our homes a safe haven where play can continue uninhibited. Children of all ages are naturally curious and will love to explore anything that looks tantalizing. This can get them into a lot of trouble. The good news is that the basics to child proofing are not that difficult.

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