Good Questions: Renovating While Pregnant?

Good Questions: Renovating While Pregnant?

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Janel Laban
Apr 1, 2009

Andreana has some questions for the readers: Hi, I am almost 8 months pregnant. I am trying to get the nursery done, but my attempts are being thwarted by overly cautious grandmothers-to-be and the like. Here is my question- Is the vibration from a floor sander bad for my unborn baby? My mother thinks it will cause shaken baby syndrome....

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Do you have any tips on renovating while pregnant? I worry about using wood filler because of the harmful vapors, is there a mask that I could use or should I just avoid doing this all together?

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