Newborn On The Way

Newborn On The Way
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    While it is fun to wait for the new addition of the family to arrive, you will have to take a few steps in preparing the room to be as healthy and welcoming as possible.


Moreover, if you are trying to be eco-friendly, it is not a bad idea to make the room greener so that your newborn can learn early on how to be environmentally conscious.

It is absolutely important that you use non-toxic and green solutions in making the baby’s room. However, you will have to look out for all kinds of products being promoted as the best choice; your best chance is to do some research to find out what is best for you and your newborn.

Painting the room

It is important to look for paint which does not give off volatile organic compounds that can irritate and cause asthma in small children, also, make sure that the paint is natural and without lead because your newborn will face many health issues otherwise. Furthermore, new types of paint contain natural elements which will be a better environment for the baby as they will tend to touch and lick everything in sight; this way they will not ingest as many poisons.

Organic mattresses

Be careful with what kind of mattress you choose for your baby to sleep on, stay clear of mattresses which have been specially treated to be fire-retardant and filled with chemicals to prevent certain accidents; the only thing these are good for is to cause more harm than help. It is important to look for organic mattresses as they will have low to no toxic fumes that will evaporate gradually from them. Moreover, try to look for something comfortable too, do not only look for green option but think about comfort and the ergonomic factor.

Steer clear of chemicals

Cleaning and keeping clean your newborn’s room is essential and you will have to pay attention to a lot of details, but perhaps the most important one is to make sure that you use non-toxic and green solutions and cleaning agents when cleaning their rooms.

There are many household items which can substitute many of nasty chemicals used in cleaning products. Not only will you make the room cleaner by using green cleaning solutions, you will be also saving the environment too. Moreover, remember that whenever you are cleaning, and especially when you are cleaning your newborn’s room, that you need to open windows to let everything air out properly. It is important to ventilate regularly to get rid of poisons and toxins in the air as well, otherwise many health issues can pop up even at an early age.

Carpets and rugs

Having a carpet is a great idea in a newborn’s room, it will be a great substitute for a play mat and also it will help cushion the fall for the baby when it is exploring around. Moreover, baby’s love to creep and crawl and this is a big issue as carpet can harbor millions of bacteria and germs. In order to keep your carpets clean, it is important that you clean them with domestic steam cleaners at least once a week.

Moreover, it is vital that you have your carpets deep-cleaned at least once a month so that you can get rid of germs and bacteria more thoroughly.



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