Safe and Sound: Making your home safe for baby

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Your little bundle of joy will soon be scooting, climbing and getting into everything possible! By the time your baby is six months old, your home should be completely safety-proofed. Follow this checklist to create a baby-safe space in every room of your home.

Bedroom:

Bathroom:

Kitchen:

Living Areas:

Poison Control

Chances are you have more than a few everyday items in your house that could be very hazardous to your child if ingested -- in fact, the average consumer has about 400 poisonous products in their home! A curious toddler will eat or drink even the most unpleasant tasting and smelling substance, so it's especially important to keep potentially dangerous items secured where they can't get to them.

Hazardous materials include:

Here are a few other precautions to take: