When you have a naughty toddler or a baby about to crawling stage it is extremely important to baby proof your home to avoid accidental mishaps. Here we stockpiled 5 easy hacks to baby proof your home.
It is always advisable to be on the safer side than regretting later. Some moments will pass just like that in a fraction of second which are dreadful if you are not prepared for the worst. So lets see what can be done to prevent any kind of crack-up with a baby around.
DIY CUSHIONING SHARP EDGES
Every baby is different, some love to sit and play while other love to take a adventurous trip around home. So it is our duty to cover the edges of the sharp edges and corners of the coffee tables, dining tables with this easy and efficient DIY method. Just buy some foam pipe insulation from online or your local hardware shop and convert it into a nice cushion for your sharp edged tables. Simple and Cost Effective to shove aside the danger.
COOKIE / PLAYDOH CUTTER AS LOCK
This one is super simple and cute hack to lock the cupboards, fridge and basically any cabinets with a knob with readily available cookie or playdoh cutter. Don’t splurge on locks which are available in markets just use whatever you already have in hand for baby to baby-proof your home. A cute colorful and innovative way to lock.
POOL NOODLE AS DOOR STOPPER
Let’s admit it, doors and kids are inseparable, they always want to play with doors. A simple hack to prevent and keep off those precious little fingers smashing from door is using the pool noodle as padded door stopper. Just get a piece of pool noodle, make a slit in centre and fix it in the door.
BAND AID FOR SOCKETS
Always carry around band aids not only to cover the little bruises but also to baby proof the potentially dangerous electrical sockets to prevent any electrocution. Cost friendly and readily available stuff to baby-proof your home.
ELASTIC ROPES FOR BOOK SHELF
Use the age old and easily available elastic ropes or cycle inner tubes to secure your books in your book shelves and using this hack the books are accessible for us but not for tiny tots. Love for books at such tender age is lovely but the mess huh-huh naahhhh. Use this clever hack to secure your refreshing books in their respective places.
Using handy and obtainable stuffs for baby-proofing your home will bring back your sanity back without burning your wallet. Parenting is simple, so keep it uncomplicated.
Try these simple and functional hacks to baby-proof your home on a budget and also don’t forget to share your tips and techniques to baby-proof your home. After all sharing is caring.