Foolproof and Creative: Top Ways to Make Your Own DIY Baby Gate

Is there an adventurous toddler in your life who will stop at nothing when exploring your home? Think again, because, with these great Hometalker tips, you will be able to make your very own baby gate to help keep your child safe. And it doesn’t have to cost you a fortune, either. Let’s face it: having a baby can be extremely expensive. Creating a DIY baby gate from scratch can help put your creative flair to good use and save you a lot of money.

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A Simple DIY Top-of-the-Stairs Baby Gate

Hometalker Made by Mitch demonstrates how to make one of the simplest baby gates for stairs. For roughly $40 and just a day’s work, you can put together this beautiful

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Extra Wide Barn Style Baby Gate

It is important to measure everything carefully before you start so that everything fits perfectly. Hometalker Hayden Scharrer needed an extra wide baby gate since their

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How to Achieve the Perfect Barn Style Look

If you would like to experiment more with a barn-style baby gate, Hometalker Hayden Scharrer has also shared further tips for getting that nostalgic barn-style look just

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Something Different: A Craftsman Baby Gate

Bored with the same old ideas when it comes to baby gates for stairs? Then, why not get inspired by some classic elegant looks? Hometalker Melissa drew her inspiration

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Sophisticated and Stylish: Spindle Baby Gate

When her friend complained that she could not find a baby gate that could match her home decor, Hometalker OnTheFly…DIY rose to the challenge. She used spindles to create

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Simple Narrow Wooden Baby Gate on a Budget

Hometalker Gretchen has the perfect recipe for a simple, sturdy and tasteful wooden baby gate. Because she wanted to install a baby gate at a narrow hallway, she had to

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Transform Your Old Baby Crib Into A Baby Gate

When Hometalker Gail--My Repurposed Life needed a new doggy gate, she immediately thought of her old baby crib rails. She used it to build a new animal gate – and this

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Baby Crib Repurposed as Pet or Baby Gate

Hometalker Karen S Gillam had a similar idea – she also used her daughter’s baby crib to make a gate for her dogs, which can work equally well as a baby gate. She used

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Looking for a Unique Gate? Try Old Shutters

Hometalker Karin F needed a gate for her four-legged pals – and your usual baby gates simply did not do the trick. If you have toddlers that are as smart and stubborn,

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Think Ahead: How to Install Your Baby Gate

When starting out to make your own baby gate, it is crucial to think about where to install it. Will it be a narrow top-of-the-stairs baby gate or an extra-wide baby gate

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How to Install Your Baby Gate