As a new or expectant parent, you’re likely a delightful mix of unbridled joy and complete exhaustion. On top of that, you have lots to learn and figure out. Your baby’s car seat is just one of the many brightly patterned puzzles you will face. But, car seat installation is not something to do while tuning in to your favorite podcast. It’s one of many big tasks to tackle before your baby’s due date, and arguably one of the most important.

So, to make baby prep a little bit easier here are five car seat installation mistakes you can avoid.

Mistake 1: After-market products  learn more

Mistake 2: Forgetting the car seat base  learn more

Mistake 3: Passing up a free car seat check  learn more

Mistake 4: Ignoring your car seat’s expiration date  learn more

Mistake 5: Hastily buckling your kiddo in their car seat  learn more

These are just the highlights. Read the full article here.


[SOURCE: Auto-Owners Insurance]