Having a little one means you’ll need to take some precautions to ensure your home is as safe as possible for them. Baby proofing your home is something every parent should do to avoid accidents. From stair gates to baby monitors, bed guards to humidifiers and playpens, there are many child safety essentials that you’ll need. Here are some of our favorite places for products to childproof the home.
Though Fishpond is better known as a book retailer, they also have a wide selection of baby products. These include baby grooming, bathing, cabinet locks and straps, edge and corner guards, first aid, gates, nappy care, safety harnesses, skin care and thermometers. While you’re on this website, why not shop for some clothes and stock up on some books too?
Picked by Poppins has an entire section under 'Home' called 'Safety & Monitoring' to make sure that your house is completely safe for your little one. Whether you need first aid, bathroom safety, bedroom safety, cabinet & drawer locks and much more, Picked by Poppins has you covered. What's more, the products are reasonably priced too. They also have an excellent blog post on how to babyproof your home.
Picked by Poppins, www.pickedbypoppins.com
Mothercare understands that parenting is serious business, and they'll help you ensure your baby is safe and healthy as can be. The stock air purifiers to make sure you have the cleanest air possible, digital audio baby monitors, bath and room thermometers, and baby gates of various shapes and sizes. At Mothercare, protecting your baby is a multifaceted and fun process!
Baby Central is Hong Kong's oldest online baby store where we stock everything you need for babies and mums. They have a fantastic next day delivery service, and their website has an entire section dedicated called 'babyproofing', making it simple for you to click and choose what you need and receive it the very next day. From safety harnesses to a 28-piece bathroom safety kit, Baby Central makes babyproof shopping easy.
Baby Central, babycentral.com.hk/baby-proofing
Eugene offers a massive selection of products for babies and kids. The shop consists of amazing, value for money products from Japan. Their spacious store stocks a wide variety of child safety essentials including baby gates and playpens. The layout of their shops is wonderfully well-organized, making a trip to Eugene Club Centre a 5-minute job!
Eugene Club Centre, www.eugenegroup.com.hk
Over the last 50 years, Baby Bjorn has grown to become an iconic brand that mothers respect. They make day-to-day life easier for parents of small children by developing safe and innovative products of the highest quality. Their wide range of products consists of baby carriers, bouncers, travel cribs, cradles, potty chairs, high chairs and kitchen products. All of which ensure your little one is safe and secure. Their travel crib is perfect for flying or a weekend away.
Mother Organic is a one-stop organic shop for babies and mothers. Here, they only stock the best quality organic and natural products. At Mother Organic, you can find different ranges of products from bedding, skincare, clothing, and food. Child safety products here include door stops and locks, baby harnesses for when they start walking, corner cushions and more.
Mother Organic, www.mother-organic.com
At IKEA, all products – from baby furniture to toys – are tested against the most stringent safety standards in the world. So you can have peace of mind when you purchase a child safety product from them. Ikea's child safety products are simple to install and use, and cover every area of the home. From corner bumpers to latches and gates, IKEA will protect your family.
The largest child retailer in the world, Babies "R" Us stocks everything and anything you could possibly need for a healthy, happy, baby-safe home. From safety gates to safety toys, they will ensure every room in your house is secure for you and your baby.
Babies R Us, www.toysrus.com.hk
The folks at BabyCenter have put together a useful and comprehensive checklist for you to follow. It covers everything you have thought of, and everything you haven't too! Bath time burn prevention, car safety, changing tables, cribs, clothing, doors, fall prevention, fireplace safety, first aid, forbidden territories, furniture safety, poison proofing, sun, toilet, toys, water safety and window safety. Phew!