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How to choose and install infant car seats

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Tackling The Topic Of Infant Car Seats

One of the most important purchases you will make for your newly arriving infant is a car seat. Shopping for this purchase should be done beginning around the start of your third trimester. This allows plenty of time to evaluate the devices and compare against other models. You will want to keep your little bundle of joy safe when traveling across town or across country. There are two styles of car seats for your baby: an infant car seat or a convertible car seat.

An infant car seat is designed for babies up to around 35 pounds and 32 inches high. A convertible seat will protect your child from birth up to their toddler stage around 80 pounds to 50 inches tall.

Although a newborn can ride in a convertible car seat, it is desired and recommended to start them off in the infant seat for their own safety. The smaller seat offers more security and holdings in all the right sections to keep infants safe and secure.

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