Baby Safe Nursery

Maria Rodriguez and Desiree Mcguire

Some Basic Safety Tips

  1. Keep drapery and blind cords out of baby's reach from the crib and changing table
  2. Place a working smoke detector in or near your child's bedroom
  3. Make sure that window guards are securely in place to prevent a child from falling out the window.

Tips for the changing table

  1. Use a safety belt on the changing table
  2. Keep baby powder and other supplies out of baby's reach when changing
  3. Never leave a child unattended on a changing table
  4. Put carpet or a nonskid rug beneath the crib and changing table

Crib Tips

  1. Remove bumper pads, toys, pillows, and stuffed animals from the crib by the time baby can pull up to stand
  2. Remove all crib gyms, hanging toys, and decorations from the crib by the time baby can get up on his hands and knees
  3. Make sure slots on crib are no more than 2 3/8 inches apart
  4. Make sure the night-light is not near or touching drapes or a bedspread where it could start a fire

Baby Safe Nursery Paint

Low VOC paints: (250 g/liter or less)

Serena & Lily

Benjamin Moore Waterbome Paint

Benjamin Moore Aura Paint

Zero VOC paints (5 Grams/liter or less)

Yolo Colorhouse

mychic Paint

Freshaire Paints

Benjamin Moore Natura Paints

Sherwin-Williams Zero VOC

Olympic Premium

Valspar (asthma and allergy friendly line)

Natural Paints:

Bioshield Paints

Old-Fashioned Milk Paint Comapany

Green Planet Paints