Decorating and picking out furniture for children’s’ rooms in Boca Raton real estate can be a joy. It entails a lot of creativeness and imagination. Children would love to have matching wallpapers, bedcovers, curtains, and everything else imaginable under the sun, as long as it coordinates.
For a limited area, it is also important to take into account the children’s safety. It must be the first thing to be thought of while choosing the furniture. It’s just rational to consider the make and the features first before purchasing the item. Regardless of how cool a spaceship bunk bed looks, it’s no good if it presents a safety hazard.
When purchasing a home for sale in Boca Raton, one of the most common things to do is to see if the furniture would meet up to the standards of the United States Consumer Safety Commission or the US-CSC. Contacting them online would also help because they can count out any furniture that needs to be avoided.
The qualities that are important to make sure of while observing a particular piece of furniture are sturdiness, durability, and its ability to carry on the weight of the child. Of course, it is common sense to avoid buying furniture with coarse and jagged edges, as it is an apparent danger to the child. If it cannot be avoided, purchase edge guards and have it affixed before the child uses it. At the same time, you better be careful too, as you can easily hurt yourself on the bed.
Children, especially those little ones are very adventurous and do not have qualms when climbing furniture. That is why it is important to have the furniture fixed firmly on the floor or against the wall. This prevents it from tipping over the child. Bookcases, loose cabinets, and other storage compartments should have heavy objects, such as books, underneath them to anchor it on the ground. It is also vital to place kid’s toys and other stuff within reach of the child to prevent accidents from happening.
Toy chest lids that open vertically is an obvious danger to the child, especially if it has no hinges to lock it in place as it can fall while the child reaches in. Think of your son or daughter reaching into it on a regular basis to grab his or her favorite video games. It is pertinent that pull-out closets are locked securely to avoid small kids opening it.
For bigger kids, conserving space becomes more and more common. That is why buying a bunk bed is a wise move for any parent. The bunk bed should be placed beside the wall without any gaps to prevent a child from falling over. Guardrails must also be attached to serve the same purpose. The mattress should also be a perfect fit for the bed frame. This will prevent the child from being choked on the gaps between spaces. Do whatever it takes to make the kids’ room in your Boca Raton luxury home ideal.
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