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7 Tips for Choosing Safe Baby Gates

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Every year, 1,794 children in the United States are treated for baby gate-related injuries. It’s easy to see why. Baby gates aren’t optional: They’re necessary to ensure the safety of your home for your child. But because they have mobile parts and are treated as a challenge, they can quickly become unsafe if they aren’t

How to Baby Proof Your Home – Baby Proofing 101

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You’ve got a new baby coming, and somewhere in all that excitement, there’s something important you have to do: baby proof your home. But where do you even get started? First, Don’t Panic: It’s Not That Hard Baby proofing your home requires that you be detail-oriented and vigilant. As you look around your home, you

Is Your Baby Gate Dangerous? Here’s How to Tell

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No parent wants to think that something they purchased for their baby’s safety could become dangerous. After all, you want to make the right choices all the time. But anything can be dangerous to a baby, from a simple bucket of water to a bottle cap on the floor.  Is Your Baby Gate Dangerous? Here’s

Pressure-Mounted vs Hardware-Mounted Baby Gates

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Having a new baby at home is an exciting time; however, safety should always come first. When babies learn how to crawl, cruise, and walk, they are going to become curious and want to explore. One of the most important safety elements when it comes to baby-proofing a home is the safety gate. A safety

Baby Gates Safety: the Do’s and Don’ts

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Like any product meant to promote safety, baby gates also need to be used safely. Even a life vest can be dangerous if it isn’t used the right way! Because children will experiment and play with baby gates, you need to make sure that they are properly installed, used the correct way, and even taken

When is It Safe to Take Down Baby Gates?

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Your baby gates have served you and your child well, but are they starting to outgrow it? There comes a certain time when you start wondering whether your baby gates need to go. This isn’t just about developing your child’s autonomy, it’s about when a baby gate can actually start to become dangerous. First: When