Childproof fireplace

Protect your children from potential hazards by childproofing your fireplace. Discover top ideas to create a safe environment while still enjoying the warmth and coziness of your fireplace.

How can you really baby PROOF anything? I'm already struggling between letting Elyse learn and not letting her hurt herself. Last week she was having a ball swinging a wooden puzzle above her head and down to her lap. Up and down it went and I just knew she was going to bonk herself. I watched her wondering - do I take it from her and make her mad? Or do I just let her go and if she hits her head it will be one of her many lessons in learning to be more careful. It wasn't a real heavy…

María Del Carmen Serrano
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It’s happened: my five-month-old has started rocking on her hands and knees and I’m well aware of the next logical step — crawling. It’s just about time to start baby-proofing the house. I’ve done it before so it shouldn’t be too difficult, but the one place that we were never able to stylishly address was the fireplace.

69Thrift, LLC
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Materials Needed: Plywood or particle board (Since both the staple gun AND the screws didn’t work that well with the particle board, you may want to consider getting plywood instead. But we made it work!!!) Upholstery Foam (we got ours from Hobby Lobby) Fabric Spray Adhesive *For the above mentioned materials we spent about $80* […]

Nazia Maqsood