Easy Ways to Increase Baby Home Safety

If there were only 3 items that you could purchase for your home to ensure your babies safety which would you choose? That is a difficult question and the answer and the right answer is one that you might not expect. The most important piece of childproofing equipment is a fire detector and smoke alarm. Fire can literally destroy a home and take lives with it.

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Why You Should not Forget Baby Safety at Playtime

Parents know that just about everything in baby’s site ends up being a toy and eventually in their mouth. Although handing a baby a set of keys or a purse to play in order to pass time is effective it can be dangerous. Purses are especially dangerous and often contain things like cigarettes, coins, marbles, scissors, and pills.

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Looking For Baby Safety On The Road: Two Things You Must Have

If you are planning to stay in a hotel for a while to enjoy a summer getaway or vacation you can take your childproofing know how with you and not have to invest in any specific baby safety products. Another thing is to consider asking the hotel if they have any child safe rooms, cribs or other items that you can use while you stay to make the room more enjoyable!
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Proven Strategies that Provide Safety For Baby in the Yard

Little ones love the outdoors. There is nothing like a breath of fresh air to breathe new life into a cranky child. You might think that it is impossible to child proof the great outdoors; but the truth is it is important and possible to keep your outdoor areas baby safe .
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Tricks to Purchasing Baby Safety Furniture for Your Living Room

Perhaps there is no such thing as safety furniture. But there are childproofing methods that are there to help make common places like your living room safer. Furniture is normally heavy and bulky and at some point your child will try to climb it. Will it tip over on them and where will it land? Baby proofing stores or aisles sell L-Brackets specifically designed to affix heavy pieces of furniture to the walls so that they won’t fall over when climbed upon.
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What You Should Look For Buying Baby Safety Products

There are so many baby safety products in the market that you sometimes wonder the extent to which you should go in making your home a safe haven. The fact is that you can never be too safe when it comes to the safety of your child and therefore each and every baby safety product should be considered. This is not to say that you will need to buy each one of the baby safety products that have been developed but to ensure that you have thought through your specific requirements with the product in mind.
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Kitchen Products for Baby Safety

Kitchens are among the most unsafe places for your baby to be hanging around in. Babies are very curious and can get into things they really shouldn’t be in. It is up to the parent to watch children vigilantly during cooking and preparing food so nothing bad happens to the baby.

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Two Reasons Not To Ignore the Baby Safety Harness

It is almost ironic that so many people who go to great lengths to baby proof a home; will place a child in a stroller, high chair or other piece of baby gear without even thinking about using the baby safety harness. Chances are they are made that way for a reason.
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How You Can Effectively Protect Your Baby’s Safety

Let’s face it! As a parent you will not be able to be there for everything. But you can start out your child’s life with an awareness and respect for things in life that are dangerous. This can blossom into a life of being careful and learning how to use things around the house without risk of injury!
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Learn How to Increase Safety for Babies Around Your Pool

Most places have laws in place which force you to put a fence around your pool. This can keep a wandering and curious neighborhood child from accidentally falling in; and you becoming liable. But when you have babies in the house, childproofing a pool area should take imminent precedence.
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How & Why to Use Baby Safety Covers

Part of childproofing 101 is to think about danger before it happens. Just because Grandma hand knitted a beautiful baby blanket for you does not mean that you have to actually use it. Truth is you should purchase baby safety covers that are flame retardant and that don’t have holes or fuzzy fabrics that can cause danger.

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When it Comes to Child Proofing: Don’t Forget Baby Safety Gates!

Baby safety gates can be a lifesaver. Imagine your walking baby strolling down the hall after a bath and headed right towards the stairs. Unfortunately you are still bathing your 4 year old and can’t get after her. Then you hear the screams and tumble as she falls down the steps. All of this can be prevented with the use of a baby safety gate. Now you are on your way to the ER with two children; one of whom could be seriously injured.
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Is it Really Necessary to Child Proof a Baby Safety Gate!

I know what you are thinking; why in the world do I have to spend time childproofing a baby safety gate when they are supposed to already be safe. The truth is that there are many gates out there that are not that safe and that in fact can lead to more potential dangers for your baby.

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Child Proofing & Baby Safety Products Save Thousands of Lives Each Year

If you stood in the lobby of your local emergency room you would no doubt see that every day kids visit this unpleasant place because of injuries they sustain in the home. Did you know that more kids are hurt in the home than in school every day of the week! Now that is something to think about.
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Baby Safety & Effective ChildProofing Are Your #1 Responsibility!

You make sure your baby has enough to eat, warm clothes to wear, a comfortable bed to sleep in and security in life. You may think that this is your priority; but the truth is that a parent must always prepare for the worst and begin childproofing their home thinking that the worst really might happen some day.
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A Child Proofing Tip For Every Mom – Get a Baby Safety Monitor Today

As a new mom it is normal to worry about everything. But it is also very important that you take the time to get enough rest yourself so you will be equipped to care for your child. This is where a baby safety monitor can help you relax!
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10 Safety Issues You Should be Aware of when Babyproofing Your Home

Babies get increasingly prone to injury as they become more mobile. While it’s not possible to protect your child from every possible injury, there are things you can do to minimize the risk of serious injury to your child. Parents of new babies need to recognize that things they’ve previously taken for granted are now possible child safety hazards and can be dangerous for the child.
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How to Use a Digital Baby Monitor: Pros and Cons

One gadget that is important in baby safety is the baby monitor.  There are two types of monitors: analog baby monitors and digital baby monitors.  There are one way monitors and two way monitors, each with pros and cons.  Actually, any kind of monitor is a baby proof way of keeping track of your baby when he or she is alone in his or her room.  The old style of baby monitor was simply a transmitter and a receiver that sent one-way data as to the baby’s noises and alerted parents when the baby was awake.  With advances in technology, there are now several types of baby monitors for you to choose from and this article will help you decide which kind of baby monitor to buy.  Digital baby safety monitors provide for baby safety with better functionality and quality than analog monitors.

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Installing a Pressure-Mounted Baby Safety Gates

Pressure mounted gates tend to be easier to install and rely on pressure between the two surfaces the gate stretches between. There is generally two panels that can be slid back and forth to increase or decrease the length of the child safety gate and the panels are removed or slid from side to side in order to pass through them. There is a pressure bar that affixes the gate to the wall via a pressure/spring mechanism.
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Discover How To Keep Your Toddler Safe Around a Pool Using a Baby Safety Gate

During the summer it is lovely to be outside.  You don’t want to be stuck indoors while everyone else is swimming at a pool or lake because you are afraid of keeping track of your toddler.  Water can be dangerous.  The large baby safety gates that come in panels are exceptional measures for keeping kids away from the pool side and allow you to enjoy the weather and watch older kids.
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What is the Right Time to Use Baby Safety Gates

If you are reading this, chances are NOW is the right time to begin using baby safety gates.  Even if your baby is just now crawling, baby gates can keep them out of all sorts of trouble.  You would not believe how fast a moving baby can get into trouble.  One minute they are peaceful on the living room floor and the next they are fumbling through cleaners under the kitchen sink.  Think long term.  Any areas that will always be unsafe are the perfect place to install mounted safety gates.  This affix to the door framework and can’t be easily removed.
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Have a Toddler on the Go and Find the Best Baby Gate for Your Child

Take it from a person with several children.  A baby on the go is not always an easy endeavor.  Taking them to softball games, play dates, friend’s house or functions that involve endless areas of non-baby proofed space can turn into a big headache.  Sometimes it is just easier to stay home then to go out.  There is something that can help and it may not be what you think.
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There Is Always A Baby Safety Product For Every Problem Area In Your Home

Bumper pads and corner pads are fantastic for the corners of counter-tops, coffee tables and even fireplaces in your home.  Think about your child’s height and work to protect them from unnecessary bumps and bruises. Another common child safety issue for kids is scatter rugs and hard wood floors.  Make sure you buy socks that are equipped with non-slip bottoms and put non-slip backings on any of the rugs in your home.  When you use safety gates, always ensure that you purchase installed gates for the tops of stairways rather than spring tension types.

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The Basic Safety Products No Home with Children Wants to Be Without

There are some products that every home will need.  They are baby gates, outlet covers, door & drawer locks and cabinet locks.  Every drawer or cabinet that houses dangerous objects, toxins or chemicals should be locked up.  Dresser drawers should also be locked so that a small child is not risked by pulling them all out and the dresser on top of them.  Make sure that heavy furniture is secured to the wall with child safety locks.  This includes book shelves and entertainment centers that could be fatal if pulled over on your child.

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What to Look for When Shopping for Baby Safety Products

There are so many parents who have suffered through some terrible incidents that could have been avoided.  Baby safety products are truly designed to help consumers keep their kids safe from every day dangers in the home.  The trouble is that there are as many great baby safety products as there are dangerous ones.  Many organizations have attempted to make buying easier by allowing their products to be industry tested.  It is recommended that all the products you buy are up to industry standard and have been tested for effectiveness, ease of use and safety.  You don’t want to realize that your safety gate has been recalled because your child fell down a steep flight of stairs.

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What You Need to Know About Baby Safety Gates

Long before your baby can walk you will begin to look for ways to keep him out of certain dangerous areas around the home. A safety gate can certainly be an effective way to keeping him out of a cleaning closet or bathroom, and from falling down a hazardous flight of stairs. The good news is that these are easy to find, easy to use, and easy to install in the home. Baby safety gates come in either a hardware mountable design or a spring pressure loaded design.

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