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Best way to keep warm at night

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bunnybunyip Fri 16-Oct-09 10:13:47

DS seems to be waking more now his room temp is sometimes as low as 17 degrees. he wears a cotton sleep suit and sleeping bag 2.5 tog.
Should i layer him up with vests/tops, get thicker sleep suits, put blanket over or put heating on at night?

mrsmortenharket Fri 16-Oct-09 10:17:26

from what i remember i had to get my dd a bigger tog sleeping bag as there is risk of overheating if you layer sleeping bags with blankets - i think?
hth xx

MrsBadger Fri 16-Oct-09 10:49:53

try a vest underneath (start with short sleeves and go long if you need it) - tis safer than putting blankets over the top and you shouldn;t need the heating on

Seona1973 Fri 16-Oct-09 12:09:41

I second using a vest under the sleepsuit.

Elk Fri 16-Oct-09 12:34:46

How old is your ds? Mine used to wear vests and lovely fleecy sleepsuits in their sleeping bags. Once they were a bit older (about a year) I put a blanket over the sleeping bag as well.

tinierclanger Fri 16-Oct-09 13:46:49

We layer DS up, and on very cold nights he has a thermostatically controlled oil-filled radiator on in his room as well.

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