tips & advice

Halloween Safety Tips

| October 27th, 2017

With Halloween just around the corner it’s important to review some safety information with your children and prepare for a safe and fun night of trick-or-treating. According to the National Safety Council, children are more than twice as likely to endure serious...

#DionoOnTheGo Giveaway

Whether your family is outdoorsy year round or waits for warmer weather before venturing outside, there’s lots to do as we move into summer. Sunday brunch with friends, an afternoon in the local park, meeting up at the beach or traveling to explore one of our...

Diono Summer Car Seat Sale

Whether you are purchasing an infant car seat, an all-in-one convertible or a booster seat for an older child, you are probably looking at the same basic criteria. Safety, comfort, quality, installation and height and weight limits.  In accordance with current...

rear facing car seat

What is Extended Rear-Facing? Rear-facing has been shown to be 5x safer than forward-facing for young children due to their heavy heads and fragile necks. The CDC and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend children be buckled in a rear-facing car seat in...

Starting a baby gift registry is often a rite of passage for first time parents. A rite of passage that can be both exciting and overwhelming. A shopping spree to create the perfect nursery and an adorable mini wardrobe may start out fun but end up with you questioning...

Why We Choose Steel

| April 12th, 2017

When it comes to buying a new car seat for your little one, there are lots of things to consider before making a purchase. Should you start with an infant car seat or an all-in-one convertible? When is the right time to switch to a booster? How many car seats will...

Spring into Car Seat Savings

| February 28th, 2017

March is almost here - and that means spring time savings from Diono! Buying a car seat is a major investment. Whether you are purchasing your first seat or more than one car seat to cover multiple vehicles; there is a lot to consider prior to buying. Vehicle...

Don’t Skip the Booster!

| February 15th, 2017
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Did you know booster car seats ensure proper seat belt positioning and can help reduce injury by 45% compared to a seat belt alone? This is because seat belts are designed for adults; typically a male approximately 175 cm (68 inches) and 75 kg (165 lbs). Our...

Winter is right around the corner here in Canada. As we all know very well, winter travel and colder weather affects us all, country wide. We wanted to give you our top tips for winter car seat safety for this upcoming winter season. Like all good parents you...