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Babyproofing Away from Home

Are you taking a trip, but want to keep your travel accommodations as safe for your baby as your home is?

No matter where you go, keeping baby safe is always a priority, but it can be a challenge to replicate the babyproofing in temporary spaces.

Let’s talk about some of the things you can do when you are on vacation to give your child a safe “home away from home” environment. Ready, set, go….

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Should You Hire A Professional Babyproofer?

When it comes to making your home safe for your baby, it can feel quite overwhelming at times. If you are wondering if you should hire a professional babyproofer, then you have come to the right place! We want you to feel totally comfortable with the safety standards of your house!

First of all, I want to point out that not all areas have “professional babyproofers” available for hire, so just because you might want one, doesn’t mean you will be able to find one. In certain situations, you may be able to hire a local handyman if you need professional help with installations, though.

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How Baby Gates Can Help You Sleep Better at Night

As a parent, I know that nothing can quite compare to the feeling you get from a great night’s sleep. Waking up rested can literally make all the difference in how you parent throughout the day and how productive you are able to be.

So how can baby gates help you sleep better at night?

As soon as our children reach the point where they begin to climb, crawl, walk, or get movin’ at all, it feels like we are constantly on guard. These milestones are wonderful to watch happen, but they also tend to drag a parent around by the collar. The amount of diligence it takes to make sure that our children are safe is enough to make any parent weary.

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Warning Issued for 3 Baby Gates on the Market

A website called “Which?” publishes findings of important tests that they conduct on various products.

They have identified 3 (out of 10) baby gates that have failed to meet their rigorous safety tests and have issued a warning to unsuspecting parents.

They have asked for recalls to be issued, but their requests have fallen on deaf ears and the manufacturers have refused.

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Top 40 Backyard Safety Tips for Toddlers and Young Children

Ah! It’s time to play outside with your little one! But childproofing the outdoors brings a whole new set of safety rules.

No matter whether you live in a suburban area with a small, fenced backyard, have a rural setting with a sprawling yard and garden, or have unique safety challenges, such as your own playground equipment or swimming pool, vigilance is key!

In this article, we are going to cover not only babyproofing your yard, garden, and pool area, but also extra reminders for general outdoor safety ideas for little ones.

It’s so important to get our children outside for their health and happiness, but we need to be aware of hidden (and not so hidden!) dangers in the environment.

Come with me as we go out to play!

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10 Common Problems with Baby Gates and How to Solve Them

What are some of the most common problems that people experience when it comes to baby gates?

We field quite a few questions here at Baby Gates Expert and I thought I would address some solutions for these situations. 

If you are struggling with any of these problems, hopefully you will find an answer and a baby gate solution here that will work for you! 


If you have any other questions or problems, don’t hesitate to use the comment section and we will do our best to help you out!

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