Find out about the best baby furniture for your nursery and hear from parents about what you really need, and what you really don’t. Also get great safety tips so that you only purchase the most secure items of baby furniture for your little one.
Your baby will need somewhere to sleep. Although you may want to purchase something more intimate for your baby’s first few months, a bassinet, a cradle or a Moses basket, you will eventually need to buy a crib for your baby’s sleep time. Find out about which features to look for when crib shopping and discover what other parents think about the various crib options on the market today. Also learn all you can about crib safety and about the millions of crib recalls issued in the United States since 2007. This is especially important if you are considering buying a used crib with a drop side as many of these cribs have been affected by the numerous safety recalls. As of 2011, new cribs with drop sides are no longer produced or sold in the United States due to safety concerns.
Get the facts about the various changing table options available to parents today and decide which changing table is right for your nursery. If you are short on space consider purchasing a dual changing table/dresser. This one piece of furniture will provide you with all of your storage and changing needs and can later be used solely as a dresser when your child no longer needs a changing station. Also check our changing table safety tips.
Get great information about the various accessories you will need for your baby’s nursery like gliders, rockers and mobiles and baby soothers. Read tips from parents on the best crib mobile for keeping your baby relaxed and calm in the crib and also hear from other parents about the importance of having a glider or rocker in your baby’s nursery. After all, anything that can help get your baby to sleep is worth looking into and a comfortable place for breastfeeding or bottle feeding is extremely important.
Check out all our articles on various items for your baby’s nursery and also get some great tips on the nursery essentials you’ll need and safety features to watch for when purchasing baby furniture for your home. For example, you’ll always want to check the toxicity level of items before purchase.