Category: The Best Car Seats

Best Car Seat Protector

What are the best car seat protectors? Mats that go under car seats to protect vehicle seats are popular . . . and controversial. Some car seat makers prohibit their use; others allow them (or specific ones). Yet seat protectors are popular, helping protect a vehicle’s seats from dirt, spills and grime. This article focuses on which protectors are ok to use with which car seats. To figure that out, we checked car seat manuals and consulted with car seat makers. Then we tested the mats ourselves. Here are the winners.

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Best Convertible Car Seat

What is the best convertible car seat? We rounded up 19 top models and then went to work—which was easiest to install? Most comfortable? Easiest to use? To find the best bets, we also asked our parent readers (3 million strong) for their favorites. Here are the best convertible seats on the market today.

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the home and families since 1994. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review. Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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Best Convertible Car Seat Gift

What is the best convertible car seat to give as a gift? If you’ve been tasked with buying a seat for new grandchild (or friend’s newborn), the choices may seem daunting. You want the excellent safety, of course. But what other features make for an excellent gift? We’ve been writing and researching car seats since 1994—yes, that long! To help, we rounded up nine premium car seats that make an excellent gift. We poured over third-party crash tests and then asked our parent readers for their favorites. Here are the best convertible car seats we would recommend as a gift. FYI: We are the authors of the baby gear guide, Baby Bargains. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review. Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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The Best 3 in 1 Car Seat

What is the best 3 in 1 car seat? And what makes a seat 3 in 1 anyway? We compared 9 brands of car seats that promise to work for newborns up to older kids. Which were easies to install? Had excellent third-party crash test results? Easies to use use everyday? Here are the ones we would recommend. FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the babies, families and the home since 1994. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review. Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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Best Infant Car Seat

What’s the best infant car seat? Yes, shopping for a car seat can be confusing. So many seats, so many features to consider! We compared and rated 34 different infant car seats and picked these seats as best. Key metrics we looked at included safety crash test ratings and overall excellent ease of use.

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for baby, the home and families since 1994. To keep things independent, we don’t take money or freebies from brands we review! Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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Best Swivel Car Seat

What is the best swivel car seat? And why would you want a car seat that swivels? We’ve been reviewing and rating car seats since the 90’s, so let us guide you to this relatively new genre in the child safety seat market. Which swivel seats are easiest to install? Best bang for the buck? Here are our favorites.

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the home and families since 1994. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review. Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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