A not so common lock choice that most parents will want to buy is one that locks the toilet seat in place. There isn’t a toddler alive who isn’t thrilled by the swishing and water in the toilet. This lock can save you from expensive plumbing repair and reduce the risk that your child will play in the germy toilet or fall in and possibly drown. Yes, this has actually happened.
No matter what, be diligent about checking every room in your home to see if there is a door, cabinet, drawer or other place that needs locking. Sometimes it will save your valuable from being broke as well as save your child from being injured. It doesn’t matter which kind you use as long as it works well. Once you get used to the safety locks around your home, you will be able to relax. The rule of thumb is; if it can be opened and danger lurks behind that door, lock it up!
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