|Ubabub Pod Crib|
When it comes to baby cribs, there are a lot of varieties of baby cribs available in the market from the traditional mini furniture to a full size convertible crib. Below are some of the most popular designs.
|Baby crib with wheels|
Portable baby crib
Portable crib is foldable and smaller but similar to a regular crib; this type of crib is a good option for parents with smaller apartments. The wheels makes it a lot easier to move the crib from one point to another as long as it will fit through the door way, thereby helping the mom keep an eye on her little one when trying to finish up with her household chore.
Safety Note: Ensure you use the locks on each wheel to lock it into place that way your baby crib will be steady and unable to roll away. Get one that is JPMA certified
|Espressoo Cherry Baby Crib|
Standard baby cribs: Standard cribs are built with four sides with slats but most baby nurseries come in different styles and sizes.
Convertible baby crib: This convertible cribs are Cost effective in that they are designed to be converted to a toddlers and your child can still sleep in it as a toddler, making it a long term bedding solution
This bed is a standard crib that can also serve as a twin sized bed. Is this your choice then you may need to pick up conversion kit at to enable you transform your baby crib into your preferred bed type whenever and however you want it. Ensure you buy a model that converts to a “full-sized bed frame” but note that you will still need to buy a full mattress.
Travel Crib: Travel cribs are light weight baby cribs made of mesh and aluminum meant to be use when traveling with an infant, not as sturdy as a regular crib and cannot be used as such. This type of crib usually come packed in a bag and are very quick and easy set up for use.
Similar and Alternative to play yard is very compact and can be a great alternative when you're traveling, since you never know whether a hotel will provide a safe crib. Choose one that is JPMA-certified, and read the owner's manual thoroughly.
Multipurpose crib: A multipurpose baby crib like you have seen in the above image is an all in one baby crib which comprises of other pieces of furniture designed to serve as:
a. A crib
b. A chest drawer for storage and a dresser
c. And a baby changing table into its design.
The above mentioned are incorporated into this piece of furniture to save the cost of buying them separately.
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Conclusion: Now You Know What To Look Out For
When Shopping for Baby Crib
Baby crib can used between 6 months and 3 years of age depending on the type of crib you have. If you are intending to transition your baby into a normal bed because you are expecting another baby then you may consider doing so one or two months before your due date.