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While most people generally believe a car seat can’t be installed in a truck, that isn’t necessarily the case. Depending on the type of truck cab your vehicle is considered, installation methods may differ slightly. Installing a car seat in a truck significantly differs from installing in a car. The main difference between installing a seat in a truck versus a car is the tether. This is going to look vastly different in a truck…

As parents, keeping the children safe is always our primary concern. Keeping that in mind, some government/ private organizations offer baby car seat programs. These agencies help struggling households to get a free car seat or arrange one at a very low cost. You must be wondering how to find such programs and avail the opportunity of getting a free car seat. No worries! In this article, I will discuss in-depth how you can get…

If you choose to purchase a used car seat, or someone provides you with a hand-me-down car seat, you would want to know how long is a Car Seat good for. This is super important because that car seat may have been used for several years. The safety may be lower than before as well so checking these dates is critical.  Different manufacture has different expiration dates. If you don’t know the expiration date, each…

If a search for how to fix a stuck car seat brought you here, you’re most likely in a frustrating situation right now. You’re probably searching on your phone while telling yourself not to kick the car seat into the street. For as safe as these car seats are, they sure can be testy! If it’s any consolation, stuck car seats are a very common issue. Yours won’t be the first, nor the last. Because…

Your baby hates the car seat. It’s a nightmare that you’re trapped in. Unfortunately, there are places to go and that involves your little one being strapped into a car seat. Time waits for no man or baby. If every drive triggers a non-stop bout of crying, try some of these tips to see if you can create a more peaceful car ride for everyone.  What to Do to Teach Your Baby to Love the…

Many parents asked us whether Medicaid Pay for Special Needs Car Seats or not. The good news is, in some cases, Medicaid may help to cover the cost of your special needs car seat. Of course, there are rules, exceptions, and an application process.  But don’t fret! This post aims to help you better understand the policies concerning Medicaid and special needs car seats. If you need a special needs car seat check out the special…

Different methods may be used to get blood out of cloth car seats and/or car upholstery. The effectiveness of any blood stain removal method mainly depends on the type of upholstery you have in the car.  Blood tends to sleep through the threads of a car upholstery before clotting, especially on cloth car seats. The longer the blood stain remains untreated, the harder it gets to remove. This is why you need to remove blood…

Leather upholstery in cars, particularly leather car seats, can remain in good condition for a long period of properly taken care of. Even with proper maintenance, leather car seats may still develop cracks and tears. Such rips don’t necessarily mean that you have to get the seat completely retrofitted. Actually, there are a number of ways you can repair cracks and tears on leather seats on your own. For instance, you may use a patch…

Car seat trade-in programs are a great opportunity to recycle old car seats. By recycling our children’s car seats, we can save more children that are exposed to the dangers of motor vehicle accidents while also saving the Earth.  Target Car Seat Trade in program is the best trade in program for 2020. Sadly, it seems that the Walmart trade in program is not going to happen this year. During normal years the Walmart program…

When it comes to purchasing a used or new car seat for your child, you know that you have a massive decision to make. If you’ve ever walked into a baby store to purchase one, you probably felt overwhelmed by the choices put in front of you. On the other hand, you’ve seen parents selling their used car seats on Facebook’s marketplace at a much less expensive cost then what you’ve paid for a new…