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10 Jun 2022
WHY SHOULD YOU RENT A BOUNCER OR ROCKER?

Struggling to make food, do chores, shower, or even get dressed? Yeah, us too until we discovered the realm of bouncers and rockers. Tempted to buy one? Think again! Your child might prefer a bouncer over a rocker or vice-versa. That doesn’t mean however that you should buy both. NOPE! Instead rent each one for […]

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10 Jun 2022
Tips For Baby Proofing your home

Baby Proofing can be stressful. Did you know that most babies suffer injuries while being at home in your care? There are some crazy injuries that can take place like poisoning, drowning, choking, electrocution, suffocating during sleep and tripping over furniture. Where to start and what to look out for? Let’s start at the kitchen. […]

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10 Jun 2022
Simple Tips to keep Baby's skin Healthy

There's nothing worse than a crying and difficult baby due to irritated skin from diaper rash, eczema, and many other skin conditions. This is however common amongst many new-borns and here's what you can do about it: Diaper rash – appears as red skin around the diaper area. Occurs due to tight nappies, certain types […]

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9 Jun 2022
WHY SHOULD YOU RENT A DIGITAL BABY SCALE?

Going to the doctor monthly just to weigh your baby can be stressful, and exhausting. Instead of only weighing your baby once a month and not knowing if they are getting in enough fluids, rent a baby scale for 3 months and keep record of baby’s weight and measurements. Benefits of renting this product: You […]

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9 Jun 2022
WHY SHOULD YOU RENT A CO-SLEEPER?

We all know how difficult and exhausting the night feeds can be and a co-sleeper is the answer. A co-sleeper is an extension of the moms’ bed and stands next to the bed or hooks onto the mattress. Mom will be able to keep baby in her bed during the night feeds. There will be no fear […]

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1 Jun 2022
Easy tips for: Safe sleeping for infants

There is nothing more stressful than lying awake at night, wondering if your little bundle of joy is safe in its new environment! Here’s some tips on safe sleeping for infants: Share your room with baby, not your bed “Babies should sleep in their parent’s room for the first 6 months, or better yet, until […]

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27 May 2022
How to rent: First time Parents

How does our rentals work? 1st time parents? OVERWHELMED? Don't know what to get? If this is you, RENT BABY GEAR from us! Many first time parents are unsure why they cannot just buy items, after all, they just want the best of their baby. So why do we advocate renting? What's the big deal? […]

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27 May 2022
How to rent : Holiday Visitors

How does our rentals work (for holiday makers)? Planning a family vacation to Cape Town? Travel in style & comfort by RENTING BABY GEAR from us! How does our rental process work for overseas customers? 1) Go onto our website: www.babyhouse.co.za 2) View our different categories 3) Select our Weekly rentals 4) Click on “SHOW […]

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25 May 2022
Best Baby Gear Rentals:

WHY rent when you can buy? WHAT to rent?Renting baby gear not only saves you money in the long run, but it is also much more sustainable since babies use some products only once, not even twice! It also helps your wallet and the environment. WIN-WIN!Other reasons to rent: gives you flexibility in testing products […]

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30 Oct 2021
WHY RENT AND NOT BUY?

Renting baby equipment month to month is just the best thing since sliced bread. Just imagine having an extra pair of hands at home. This is exactly what you will experience if you hire or rent an activity centre like a battery operated swing from us. A few extra hours on your computer or just being […]

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29 Sep 2021
HOLIDAY BABY RENTALS

We welcome you to our friendly and iconic Cape Town! Watch now! Holiday baby rentals since 1995 HOW TO RENT: You may book and pay online. Send an email to info@babyhouse.co.za Tel: +27 21 8517640 Overseas visitors with no bank account in SA, need to pay via Paypal in order for the rental deposit to be […]

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17 Sep 2021
HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT PRAM

You know when you think something should be simple and easy and then it is not! This is the case with most new parents when they have to buy a pram for the first time. The sheer variety and price categories are just overwhelming. In this article I will draw upon my 25 years of experience as a mother and a small business owner.

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16 Sep 2021
NEWBORN ESSENTIAL LIST 2021 | BEST BABY CHECKLIST

Our clients has voted! These items are the best Newborn Essential List 2021 or best Baby Checklist. They have been rated as “deal breakers” or even “life saving”.

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28 Apr 2021
REVIEWS - WHAT THEY SAY ABOUT US
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9 Apr 2021
WHY USE OR RENT A CO-SLEEPER? EXTEND YOUR SLEEP BETWEEN NIGHT FEEDS

As a mom and a business owner, I really, really struggled coping with the night feeds of both my children. Waking up every 3 hours to feed, was my ultimate challenge. I never had enough energy to get through my day and consequently my business started to suffer. My story… I would wake up, go […]

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