Keep Your Child Safe by Child-Proofing Your Home
Babies grow up very fast and sooner than you realize they are walking and you will be caught up in following them around such that you will not have time to Child-Proofing your home. Therefore it is important that you do it in advance and not later when you won’t even have time to do so. Analyze your home from your baby’s viewpoint before you start the Child-Proofing process.
To have some peace of mind when your baby starts to walk and crawl Child-Proofing your home to avoid many hazards. Keep your baby safe by taking the necessary measures to protect your baby. You can start by Child-Proofing your bathroom. Some of the precautions is to ensure that the water is not too deep nor too hot for the baby at least not deeper than your baby’s legs before they start walking on their own and start getting inside the bath tubes. Put non-slip mats on the bathroom floor to prevent your baby from falling and also, you can also protect the taps by putting the tap protectors as an extra precaution.
All the unsafe things should be kept away from kids reach. All the small things like the ornament, buttons cleaning detergents and anything else that can put your child in danger when they put them in their mouth. You can lock them away from your kids or keep them away at a level that the kids cannot be able to reach them. Put all the items that can be pulled by your baby and fall on them down so that you can avoid these hazards. Items like ironing boards should be folded and kept away from the baby so that they do not fall on them.
All the cords and wires in your home have to be hidden away from your kids. Hide all the cables and adaptors that are not in use. Fit finger guards in all places including all the shelves where you keep the medicines so that your baby will not get their fingers trapped and place them even in the gaps between the hinges so that the baby will not get their fingers trapped between the hinges.
Child-proof your home by watching out for your house windows, the window locks are important and worth having so that you can stop the burglars. As the kids grow older, they will learn to climb, and if the windows are not well secured and the kids find it easier to open, they can open and crawl out of the window and then from hearing only God knows what can happen next.