Top 10 mistakes when buying a jogging stroller
One of the most important purchases every new parent must make is a good
quality stroller. One of the most popular types of strollers on the market
is the jogging stroller. A good, sturdy well built jogger allows mom to get
some exercise while the baby gets the fresh air and sunshine he or she needs
to thrive. There are some mistakes that many new parents make when shopping
for a good stroller. Some of the most common are listed below.
1) Not buying the best you can afford - A cheap stroller is only a bargain
if it is sturdy and reliable. Most of the time, paying a little more for the
will help you ensure that the stroller is a good brand name, sturdy,
reliable and of the highest possible quality.
2)Not buying a convertible jogger- When buying a any travel system, one of
the best things to do is to buy a stroller which can double as a car seat
and a baby carrier. Many of the best jogging strollers feature a snap in car
seat and baby carrier, and this allows them to do triple duty. If you
purchase a jogging stroller without this feature, you may spend more in the
long run buying a separate car seat and baby carrier.
3)Buying a one with very limited capacity - It is important that a you have
plenty of storage space on the bottom or on the handles. This will allow
parents on the go to store frequently used items such as baby wipes, towels
or cups and have them all within easy reach.
4)Buying off brand - While name brand jogging strollers can have quality
defects as well, a good quality name brand item is much more likely to be
sturdy, long lasting and reliable. In addition, a good quality company will
be more likely to stand behind their product should something go wrong.
5)Buying something that doesn't fit your needs - When you go out for a
jogging stroller, it is vital to take all your needs into account. For
instance, if you will be traveling by car often, you will look for a
collapsible one. The same holds true for airplane travel. If you plan to
travel by plane, be sure to find a stroller that is suitable for that use.
6)Getting a stroller in the wrong place - A jogging stroller is a major
purchase, and it is important that the store at which you buy it be willing
to stand behind the purchase in case there is a problem. Be sure to check
the reputation of the online or brick and mortar store before making a
7 All jogging strollers will come with a rating for maximum weight and size
of the child to be transported. And your child will grow. The best jogging
strollers are those that can grow and adapt with your child. Some of the
best ones can do double duty as infant car seats, toddler car seats, and
later even as booster seats for older children. A stroller or travel system
that can grow and change with your child is the most cost effective solution
for the long run.
8)Buying the first stroller you see - A jogging stroller is a major
purchase, and buying one should not be done on impulse. Buying the first of
anything you see is generally a mistake. The best way to go about choosing a
quality jogging stroller is to research the various reviews and get
recommendations from other parents.
9)Buying a stroller that is not collapsible - A good jogger should be easily
foldable and easy to carry and transport, one that does not fold or collapse
will be very difficult to carry from place to place.
10)Buying a stroller that is poorly made - Quality and safety are the most
important considerations when you buy items you use to transport your child.
A stroller that is poorly made will not be able to withstand the rigors of