Baby Proofing the Hearth - if we ever have a house with a fireplace mantle I am doing this... No matter how old the kids are!!!
Baby Proof fireplace
Fireplace cover! I would pad it so we could use it as an extra seat in the living room.
Baby proof fireplace with gates www.ohhappyplay.com
babyproofing fireplace, reading nook?
considering this baby gate
Pink foam board from Home Depot, cut to fit around fireplace. I duck taped it together (underneath as well). Then, I covered it with quilt batting (folded to form layers). Lastly, I got some cheap fabric from hobby lobby and hot glued it underneath.
Baby proof fireplace by turning into a couch. and put glass in the fireplace so they can't burn themselves!
Look! Crib Bumper for Baby-Proofing Fireplace hearth.