When it comes to babyproofing your home there is a running “to-do” list at all times that covers everything from covering electrical outlets to installing safety gates in all doorways. Today, we are going to focus on doorknobs and lever locks to prevent little ones from accessing unwanted internal rooms or potentially dangerous household areas such as laundry rooms, garages and bathrooms.
Restrict access to certain rooms by using our Dreambaby® Door Knob Covers and Lever Door Locks. Continue reading to learn the differences and determine which option is best for your specific space:
Door Knob Covers can be used in all rooms of the house. A door knob cover helps to prevent a child from opening the door by making it more complicated to turn the knob, similar to child-proof caps on medicine bottles. Doorknob covers are great as they remain on the knob and you don’t need to remember to put them back in place each time the door is used.
- Great to use on doors inside the home.
- Made to fit most standard doorknobs
- An access hole that allows you to still use locking push or twist buttons on doors
Door Lever Locks
Doors with lever-style handles are the easiest for toddlers and children to open. By simply grabbing the handle and pulling down, a child can easily access a room that might be off-limits. Dreambaby® Lever Lock