Having your little bundle of joy walking or more precisely crawling in your house is one of the best feelings of life. Those little angels spread happiness wherever they go. But, that happiness can be stained when they break expensive mantle and decoration pieces and other stuff. Because, they are unaware of the barriers in their happy walk and will walk straight into a door sometimes. You will never want your baby hurt by any of the home appliances and electronics or any other thing. So, in order to prevent your baby getting hurt, you need to “Baby-proof” your house.
From the moment your baby starts crawling till he reach the age of 4 or 5, he will be in constant danger of getting hurt. Baby proofing becomes essential because your house is the place your baby will ideally be spending most of his time in. So, you need to keep an eye out for him always and be very cautious of his movements. Baby proofing means to ensure whatever your child pulls, open and play with will not harm him. Let him play freely but also monitor his actions to keep him safe and sound. Now, there are a number of ways in which you can ensure your child’s safety and baby proof the whole house.
Baby proofing the stairs
If your child has a tendency to run a lot. Unguarded stairs could become a huge problem. In order to make your stairs safe, try to carpet them and installing a security railing to prevent your child from falling. Install fire extinguishers at the top and bottom of the staircase so that they are easily reachable in case of any emergency.
Baby proofing the kitchen
It is quite possible that while you are at home, most of the time you are in the kitchen making delicious recipes to satisfy your taste buds and make nutritious food for your family. So, naturally when your little one is looking you, ideally he would look in the kitchen first. If he doesn’t find his mommy there, he would start playing around with things while you are busy somewhere else. Now, the kitchen is no safe place for a little child to be in. With cooking range, home and electronic appliances, your child is at a great risk to hurt himself with either a burn of an electric shock. In order to prevent that, you need to change a few things.