Protect Your Kids from Hidden Home Hazards

slip sign danger Protect Your Kids from Hidden Home Hazards
The news last week that Mike Tyson’s daughter had been critically injured in an apparent home accident involving a treadmill was sad and any an unpleasant reminder that any child can be killed or hurt due to negligence or dangerous situations that most times can be avoided.
Baby-proofing a home is common sense but as the child grows so must the precautions.


This house map from Discovery Health has some helpful hints to child-proof your home. Rollover and click the images within the home for more details. Do-It-Yourself.com not only tackles interior child-proofing strategies but how to make the surrounding areas around your home such as garages and yards safe.
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Timothy Dahl

Founder/EIC at Charles & Hudson
Timothy’s background includes stints at This Old House, ELLE DECOR, Metropolitan Home and Woman’s Day. His work has been published on Wired Design, Bob Vila, DIY Network, The Family Handyman and Popular Mechanics and he has been featured on the Martha Stewart radio show and as a speaker at the ALT Design Summit, K/BIS and the National Hardware Show.