Fireplace Safety

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To Childproof or Not?

A.A. asks from Jackson

I recently asked a question about my 18 month old and behavior and it was recommended to me by a few moms that I do more childproofing. It got me to m...



A.G. asks from Detroit

Advice needed for childproofing. We have not childproofed our home yet, our daughter will be 9 months old soon. We haven't done it yet 1) because we can't really affo...


Childproofing Help

S.K. asks from Minneapolis

I am childproofing my home for my baby who is just starting to crawl.Need some ideas from moms on how you do it.Maybe there are products out there which I am not awar...


Babyproofing a Fireplace

D.C. asks from St. Louis

Help! We have a marble fireplace and my 8 1/2 month old daughter that is pulling herself up now fell and hit her head on it yesterday. I was trying to catch her but...


Childproofing a Fireplace

A.C. asks from Salt Lake City

Hi Moms out there! I need help! My 6 month old is getting everywhere and we have a dangerous fireplace. It's a gas fireplace, but has sharp vents sticking out that...


What You Didn't Think of When Childproofing

R.P. asks from Lansing

Hi ladies! I have a 9 month old who is not crawling yet....we are trying everything to get him moving but he is just content sitting or laying on the floor with a bo...


Drafty Fireplace

K.P. asks from Seattle

Hello all! I live in an apartment that has a fireplace in our living room. I have been noticing that the house feels like a window or something is open, and I figu...


Childproofing house/Baseboard Heat

K.L. asks from Cleveland

I'm starting to childproof our house before my 3 month old starts crawling. First, are there any particular guides on childproofing that you would recommend (books o...


Baby Proofing a Fireplace

K.D. asks from Los Angeles

Moms with a fireplace - how do you baby proof the fireplace? We've got the screen in front of it, but my 10 months old daughter wants to pull herself up on it, which...


Baby Loves Fireplace

J.B. asks from Houston

My little man is 8 mo old and a really good crawler these days. He just adores our fireplace. It's like he has radar for it or something. Anyway I don't want him s...