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Crawling on un carpeted floor?

It's always clean and all, but is it ok for him to crawl on the floor? Because it's a little cold.. Thanks!

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:28 AM on Jun. 9, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • i have hardwood floors and thomas never had a problem with it. if it will make you feel better, they make knee pad things for this situation.
    TomsMom

    Answer by TomsMom at 6:37 AM on Jun. 9, 2010

  • I have hardwoods and ceramic tile floors throughout my downstairs. They are a little cold, but my son never had an issue with it and when he was playing/sitting for long periods of time, it was usually on one of the rugs.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 6:38 AM on Jun. 9, 2010

  • Babies have lots of fat under their skin, and their kneecaps aren't bone, they're cartilage. There's no need for kneepads, and if he's able to crawl, he's able to move to a warmer area. You have nothing to worry about.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 7:33 AM on Jun. 9, 2010

  • It's fine. We've got hardwood floors and our baby has also crawled on grass and sand.
    amileegirl

    Answer by amileegirl at 9:29 AM on Jun. 9, 2010

  • If you're worried, put down a blanket or get an area rung. They also make Baby Legs that are like legwarmers, or just have him wear long pants. If he doesn't cry or get upset about it being cold or too hard, you probably are worrying for nothing.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:30 AM on Jun. 9, 2010

  • Sure. There is no harm in it. Even if it is a little cold.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 11:10 AM on Jun. 9, 2010

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