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How to Buy Right Baby Furniture


Are you a parent of newborn baby? If yes, then baby furniture is a must have for you to make your little bundle of joy comfortable. You must invest some time in doing a research and talking to other parents for buying furniture for your baby. Read on to find some tips if you are planning to buy furniture for your baby.


If you are a new parent, you must be looking for tips on how to choose the right baby furniture that is safe, comfortable and fulfills all the requirements of your baby. This is, in fact, a very big responsibility, as you have to look after many aspects while choosing the furniture. While keeping in mind the tips mentioned here, you would find that looking for your baby’s furniture is a fun filled task and you will love to decorate his nursery.


Tips to Buy the Right Baby Furniture

To find the right kind of furniture for your baby, read the following tips.


Safety of Your Child and Budget

When choosing baby furniture, the first thing that you should keep in mind is the safety of your child. If your budget is low, you can also bargain or look for stores that offer discount offers. But do not compromise with safety measures at any cost.


Buying used Baby Furniture
 

When buying used furniture, carefully inspect the furniture so that you do not buy a defective piece. Check all the screws and bolts and see whether they are in place and look for durability also.


Buying a Crib

When buying a crib, see all the edges and corners and buy one that is relatively large in size. The mattress that you will buy for the crib should fit in properly and the slats should be only 2 to 3 inches apart from it.  Make sure the drop side mechanism of the crib is neither loose nor hard. It must work properly and at the same time should be sturdy as well. A crib is a place to sleep and play for the newborn baby and that you must keep in mind while buying the crib.


Buying Bassinets and Cradles

Many parents prefer buying bassinets and cradles before buying a crib. This is because bassinets and cradles give them the option to keep their baby at arms reach wherever they go. The only difference between the two is bassinets are stationary and cradles can move back and forth.


Buying Folding Baby Furniture

If you are opting for any folding baby furniture, make sure the locks and latches holding the legs are firm and durable. Do not forget to check the edges and confirm that there are no sharp edges inside.


Convertible Baby Furniture

There are many options today that help make the cradle or bassinet converted into a crib. This becomes important because you need not spend too much money on two pieces of furniture in this case.

Looking for the right piece of furniture for your baby becomes very important for avoiding accidents. As a parent you should be conscious and careful and keep in mind the tips so that you buy the best baby furniture and accessories for your child. Invest as much time as you can and then evaluate and review some cribs and cradles so that you make the best buy.

Besides cribs and cradles, you also need to buy a good dresser for your baby to ensure there is enough storage space available for your child’s stuff. There is economical baby furniture available and the best place to look for them is Internet. Shop around and find which store is going to provide you with best quality at lowest price and only when you are assured of both the things, shop for your child’s furniture and accessories to decorate his nursery. You will find plenty of designs, patterns and colours to choose from. 

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Kavita.8 years ago
You should always buy folding baby furniture so that you can always carry it while going outside. Also foldable baby furniture is easy to keep in house and if not in use you can fold it and keep it. It requires less space as compared to other furniture which cannot be folded.
 
 
 
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Kusum.8 years ago
We got some new furniture and some used furniture for our baby. We thought of buying old furniture for our baby as we thought that once the baby grows up we may not need it. Also we got the used furniture which was in very good condition. It does not harm to buy used baby furniture if it is good condition.
 
 
 
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Sohan.8 years ago
Buying baby furniture was a great experience for me and my wife. So I do not feel like giving away our baby’s furniture as our baby has grown-up now and we do not require that furniture. My wife has decided that she will give this furniture to her sister who is pregnant now as she can use this furniture for her baby. Baby furniture is very cute and parents do not feel like giving it away after the baby grows up.
 
 
 
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