Childproofing

Installation Kits

Installation Kits

Universal installation kits are available for a variety of safety gates. They usually consist of an assortment of clamp-like devices for mounting gate hardware on either a round or square newel post along with an unfinished piece of lumber. As you might imagine, they are bulky and unsightly making your new safety gate look “temporary” .. read more

06
Apr
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Magnetic Locks . . . Are they worth the extra cost?

Magnetic Locks . . . Are they worth the extra cost?

Deciding on which cabinet or drawer locks to install can be a confusing decision. There are dozens of devices to choose from, at a variety of price points.   The average baby or DIY store usually stocks the most basic of plastic locks and they offer the most basic protection and convenience. The inherent nature of .. read more

03
Mar
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HOW DO I CHOOSE THE MOST APPROPRIATE SAFETY GATE?

HOW DO I CHOOSE THE MOST APPROPRIATE SAFETY GATE?

Choosing the best child safety gate can be a daunting task; and what exactly does the term “best” imply? Safety gates come in all styles, heights, materials and price points. Basic pressure gates in plastic or metal can be considered if the areas to contain are rooms as opposed to stairways. But keep in mind .. read more

20
Feb
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Do It Yourself Childproofing . . . Is it worth the risk?

Do It Yourself Childproofing . . . Is it worth the risk?

Proper “childproofing” of your home is an ongoing process. To do it right, you must put yourself in the mindset of a toddler, and crawl around the house challenging anything and everything that might be curious or entertaining. Many of these common everyday items are often overlooked by a parent unfamiliar with their seemingly innocent .. read more

30
Jan
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