KidSafe News

KidSafe on TV

-Home child proofing expert Michael Hixson owner of KidSafe appeared on 'The Balancing Act' television series on November 10, 2007. 'The Balancing Act' is an Emmy nominated national television series focusing on issues and solutions for today's women.

The segment is entitled 'Safer homes for kids, Peace of mind for Parents'. In it Michael discusses the safety hazards in homes for toddlers and small children, and demonstrates baby proofing products that will help eliminate potential accidents. 
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-Safety products from KidSafe appeared in episode 504 of the ABC television series 'Extreme Makeover Home Edition' on the evening of Sunday, December 2nd, 2007. KidSafe donated multiple products to the show for the Stockdale family who has four kids under six who have severe medical problems. 

-Our KidCo Adhesive Magnetic Locks appeared in the DIY Network Show "Kitchen Impossible" Episode DKIM-107. 

-KidSafe Home Safety was featured in a story on Door Safety for Children by TV station KDAY on February 27, 2014. Video Link

KidSafe in Print

Article about KidSafe owner Michael Hixson in Sonoma West Times & News on 11/1/07

Article in the New Jersey Star Ledger about the Snazzy Baby Knee Pads on 1/20/08.
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Article in the Chattanooga Times Free Press October 3rd, 2009. Entitled " Keeping home safe for baby"

KidSafe Awards

November 10, 2008 was awarded an iParenting Media Award for best Website. iParenting Media's Award Program provides a credible and objective method of determining the best baby products and websites and recognizes those with the iParenting Media Award. They are dedicated to informing, inspiring and uniting the parenting community they serve., a Disney Internet Group media property, is a premier media site focused on parents. Their award-winning network includes more than 40 Web sites devoted to the entire family lifecycle. 

August, 2011 was recently ranked by Internet Retailer magazine as a 2011 Second 500 Internet Retailer, coming in at number 969. was started in 2006 in the garage of owner Michael Hixson. It quickly grew and experienced triple digit sales growth in it's early years. Today KidSafe is the category leader in in the sales of more than 300 different safety items to baby proof a home such as safety gates, cabinet locks, and outlet protectors. We have also been listed every year since.

November, 2011 is recognized by Stella Service for having excellent Customer Service. Dedicated to helping online shoppers make more informed buying decisions, STELLAService ( rates thousands of retailers each year across more than 350 metrics, including usability and online tools, shipping and returns, and customer support. The company leverages a nationwide network of full-time mystery shoppers to evaluate each site undercover, ensuring findings that are unbiased and true to the shopping experience. Named for the Italian word “star”. STELLAService awards seals in two categories €“ Elite and Excellent.

February 2014
KidSafe Inc. was given the 'Best of Houzz' award for Customer Satisfaction. is a website dedicated to home design, remodeling, home furnishings, and architects/designers. KidSafe offers its home safety products for sell on their website. Profile Link