After purchasing your choice of car seat, then what? Here is a list of some child car seat accessories that can be helpful to you, your vehicle, your child, or all of the above!
These mats will save your vehicles seat for years to come. They are non-slip, and fit under an infant seat all the way through a high back booster seat. The LATCH anchors can easily fit around them. It will help prevent scratches and dents in your seat, and also be easier to clean. Some varieties come with mesh pockets for extra storage.
Car Seat Covers
You have lots of options when it comes to covers. Depending on what time of year it is, you can get thin material ones that multi function as a nursing cover and shopping cart cover. They are nice to keep your baby protected from the sun, wind, and rain.
They make heavier blanket material ones if you live where snow flies for four months of the year, to help keep your baby warm and dry on the walks in and out of buildings.
Backseat mirrors are great for giving us parents a piece of mind. You can easily install one on your back seat headrest, and then be able to check on your little one in your rear view mirror. They are inexpensive, shatter-resistant, and adjustable.
Backseat organizers are a great way to keep extra supplies, toys, food, or pretty much anything somewhere other than the floor. It will also help protect the back of your seats from scuff marks. They easily attach to your seat with hooks or straps around the headrest of your front seat. These are fairly cheap, so a great investment!
There will always be more!
If you walk through any stores baby aisle, there are many more child car seat accessories out there. These are just a few of the top rated accessories that parents ask for on their registries, or purchase for themselves.