Crib & Bassinet
Organic Cribs And Bassinets: Natural Bedding
An excellent organic crib and bassinet mattress for babies not only makes bedtime comfortable but also supports your baby and keeps him safe. You should also consider the cost and durability of your organic cribs and bassinets because your baby will sleep in a crib or bassinet for more than three years. A mattress needs to fit precisely in the crib or bassinet leaving no space at the side of mattress and frame. If there is space, then it means that the mattress is small and may lead to entrapment and suffocation hazard.
Organic cribs and bassinets mattresses such as Naturepedic organic cotton classic crib mattress and Naturepedic organic cotton waterproof protector pad comes in different shapes such as oval and flat. They are made with natural organic materials such as wool, coconut fibers, cotton, plant bases foam, grade polymers and natural latex. These organic cribs and bassinets mattresses can be foam or innerspring.
Organic cribs and bassinets mattresses can be expensive, but it is worth the price because it gives you peace of mind. Chemical and industrial compounds used in making standard mattresses can be harmful to babies because it releases toxic compounds. The safest way is to buy the organic mattresses that do not use this type of compounds.
The price of organic mattresses ranges from $29 to $300. The government standardizes organic cribs and bassinets but due to minimal variations it may not fit it entirely, and that is the reason why you should take time in buying one.
Organic mattresses are firm. Even if it sometimes feels stiff to you, a baby will adjust to it. Organic mattresses are of right density enough to keep a baby comfortable and safe while sleeping. The number of coils in organic cribs and bassinets equate to the thickness of the mattress. Organic cribs and bassinets mattresses have cotton covers making them waterproof and resistance to holes, tears, and soggy diapers. No matter the type of mattresses a parent buys, safety and comfort of a baby should be a priority. It is also wise to get an expert in deciding which organic cribs and bassinets mattresses are the best.