How To Babyproof Dresser Drawers

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Q: I have a Hemnes dresser from IKEA and while it is attached to the wall, my son loves to open and close the drawers as often and quickly as possible and I'm worried that he will hurt his fingers. What's the best way to baby-proof IKEA dresser drawers without permanently damaging them?

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Editor: Some babies aren't that curious about drawers - others are very curious! Readers, have you found a solution to this problem?

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As Apartment Therapy's Family Editor, Carrie covers design and modern homelife with children. A lapsed librarian, she lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two kids and is in contention to break the record for most hours spent at the playground.

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