These DIY Hacks Will Make Your Home Safer For Your Kids!

Growing up, kids will get into all sorts of trouble. Our job is to help reduce those troubles, and that stress on your shoulders!

1. Teeth guards
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Does your little one like to pretend he’s a little alligator? You can stop your little biter from destroying the crib and their teeth by setting up a DIY crib teething guard. Any soft cloth will do!

2. Fireplace guards
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Open fireplaces can be a big hazard for babies and kids. This genius idea not only protects your kids, but also provides them an outlet to let their imagination soar!

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3. Door Latch – hair ties to the rescue!
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Keeping cabinets latched together has never been so easy! You can keep cupboard doors latched together with just a hair tie, no need to go out and buy a door-latch.

4. The toilet paper train.
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Toilet paper rolls can be a blast to some kids, that’s why you need to prevent a huge mess!

5. Vent Covers
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Kids like to drop things into air vent openings, it’s no secret! By covering the vent with tulle, you’ll be able to prevent that from happening, and the air will still come out.

6. For when you really need them to stay put!
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By sewing a piece of cloth to both legs of their onesies, you’ll be able to have them stay put!

7. DIY Sock grips.
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You can make your own grippy socks with your kids, make it an art project!

8. Keep them from escaping out into danger.
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Cut a hole in the lid of a plastic container the size of your door knob and then put it on the door knob.

9. Bind the blind cords!
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Tie those suckers up so that the little troublemakers can’t cause a catastrophe!

10. Using a pool noodle as a door stop.
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You can prevent some serious pinching, or even a serious injury by using a pool noodle as a door stop, one that they can’t reach!

Article: Diply