Babyproofing Your Home: Did You Check Off Every Hazard in the House?

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Most new parents have done their research and know some of the important places and items that need to be baby proofed—putting a gate on the stairs, covering up electrical outlets and putting covers on sharp edges.

However, many parents may not consider baby proofing other important areas in their home. The modern home is changing, and so are the things we need to consider when childproofing, like the home office and laundry room. Some of the changes include USB outlets which are increasingly replacing classic three prong outlets, shattered smartphone screens that can be tempting to touch, and new innovations in cleaning—like liquid laundry pacs.