Choosing from a Pram, a Pushchair or a Car Seat
One of the best things that can happen to a family is having a baby. There are a lot of things needed to be bought and decisions to make in order to prepare for the arrival of the baby. The first thing that you need to do is to decide whether to buy a pram or a pushchair for the baby. But before buying any of these two, you must first understand and know the difference between a baby pram and a baby pushchair. A pram is another name for a baby carriage intended for an infant or a newborn which comes from the word perambulator. It had high wheels back in the days and is generally black in colour. A baby pram is made as a portable bed for the baby and has a cover to protect the baby from the wind and heat of the sun. It is design so that the baby is usually facing the pusher all the time. While a baby pram is usually designed for a newborn, a pushchair is designed for children having an age of three or more years. Another name that pushchair is commonly known is buggies or strollers. Compare to a baby pram, a baby pushchair is design to carry a child facing forward and sitting. Based on the statements given above, you will now be able to determine whether you will need a baby pram or a baby pushchair.
But one thing is for sure, buying any or all of them is an additional expense that you will incur. With the innovations today, you can also purchase one which has the benefits of both the pushchair and the baby pram. Which, depending on the situation, you can convert the same to easily become a baby pushchair or a baby pram. If you are still not sure as on what to buy, there are other factors that might help you in deciding. Try to find one that can be very easy to use at the same time easy to operate. The quality of materials used is also on important thing to look for. In case you will be using it frequently, then you will need to have a durable one. Having a car is also one factor that you might look into. Owning one that can easily fit into your car is also the one that you will need to buy. A baby car seat is also available which are made especially for a car in order to carry a baby. If you have two kids or twins, then you might want to get one that is capable of carrying both of your kids.