When you are decide to create a daycare baby service then you need to provide proper daycare baby room. Of course, the supplies and furniture will be different with what you need when dealing with toddler and older kid. The baby room should provide sufficient area for baby to eat, sleep and explore their environment. Just be sure to consider about the childcare regulation when you are planning the layout.
Before start to decorate and arrange all, at least you will need to know what type of things that you will need to provide. You will need to provide crib, swing, high chair, comfy adult sized glider, low shelves for storage and proper aged of toys. It will need extra attention when you are planning daycare baby room for baby that younger than 18 month. Make a previous examination of the environment.
One of the best ways to examine the room environment is get down on your hands and knees. For the cabinet and drawer lock of food and diaper storage should be lower than 5 feet. Another security thing is put the safety cover on any electrical outlet. Do not forget to also raise the infant loft to prevent any little crawlers and walker from any unwanted things. Pay attention to the equipment, be sure that it has smooth and rounded edges surfaces.
Sanitation is also need to be carefully arranged. Be sure that you have separated area for the eating, sleeping and diaper changing area. Choose easy to wash for the furniture, shelves and toys. Prepare some container and basket to collect toys and put all the trash immediately. It is need to decrease the risk of germ spreading. Have some similar type of toy to minimize the waiting time. For the toys, provide the one that can bring high stimulation for baby developmental area.
Baby need to be stimulate on their cognitive, large muscle, motor and social skill. That is why you better choose the toys based on its need. Limit the time to play certain toys and do the proper rotation. Have a routine check and examination. If you find something wrong, encourage yourself to do some rearrange. It is needed sometime to refresh the environment and increase baby interest.