There are choices to make
here, too! Is your hearth flush with the floor or is it raised? Is it made of
brick or stone? Can your baby crawl underneath your hearth and bump his head
from below? Do you have a wood burning stove on your hearth?
To help protect your baby
from bumps and bruises you might consider a hearth guard. Its made of flame
retardant foam padding and surrounds your hearths rough corners and edges.
Most hearth guards attach to the surface with Velcro®. You can still use your
fireplace without removing the hearth guard when your baby is safely tucked in
his crib. A HearthGate, however, will protect your baby from the entire
hearth area. This unique gate system surrounds your entire hearth and provides
the ultimate protection for your baby. Its the only solution if you have a
Kid Kusion Deluxe Childproof Fireplace Hearth Bumper Pad
Item # 2132
Kid Kusion Fireplace Child Safety Hearth Pad
Item # 2133
THE PROPER USE OF HEARTH SAFETY PRODUCTS
fireplace tools, wood, newspapers, matches and other unsafe items from
aware that your hearth area presents year-round danger for tots.
your hearth safe for older children who may use the surrounding area for
play. This is especially true for little gymnasts.
to periodically test your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors for proper
your hearth area for seating, storing your childs toys or as a play
your child unattended, or rely on any safety item to keep your child safe.