Baby proof fireplace with gates www.ohhappyplay.com
Fireplace cover! I would pad it so we could use it as an extra seat in the living room.
Baby Proofing the Hearth - if we ever have a house with a fireplace mantle I am doing this... No matter how old the kids are!!!
Baby proof fireplace by turning into a couch. and put glass in the fireplace so they can't burn themselves!
Pink foam board from Home Depot, cut to fit around fireplace. I duck taped it together (underneath as well). Then, I covered it with quilt batting (folded to form layers). Lastly, I got some cheap fabric from hobby lobby and hot glued it underneath.
Baby Proof fireplace
Look! Crib Bumper for Baby-Proofing Fireplace hearth.
Fun DIY chalkboard (and magnetic!) fireplace cover on the blog today! Great idea if you need to baby proof! Link in profile. #diy #chalkbo...
I wanted a stylish yet practical way to babyproof my fireplace hearth. I measured the hearth then built a frame out of pine to slide over it then used rubber pipe insulation to cushion the corners. I then wrapped it in polyfoam batting to add more cushion then upholstered it using tablecloth fabric that has a clear plastic coating so I can easily wipe it clean when sticky little hands touch it! Voila!