Why an umbrella stroller? You would need a double stroller If you are either expecting/already have twins or you have a toddler and a baby. Double strollers that were available earlier were very huge and not user friendly. Now-a-days umbrella strollers are made with high quality material that is light and easy to use when you are just going for a walk or travelling in a car or even in airplane. They can be folded easily and allows the parents to handle it with comfort. This kind of stroller reduces the hassle of travelling with children but due to the lack of features, it could cause some problems in long trips. How to choose the best double umbrella stroller? Read further to know more about the best double umbrella stroller.
Points to consider:
With so many options available in the market, it becomes difficult for a new mom or parents to choose a good umbrella stroller. Below are a few points to consider while buying an umbrella stroller:
- Be specific about your requirement. For example, will you be travelling a lot? Or you need it for everyday use for a walk along the countryside or to a super market? If you would be travelling a lot, then a light weight stroller would be a good option. And I f you need it for everyday purpose, then buying a stroller that is side by side or in-line style the other will serve the purpose. Else, your purchase will nearly go waste.
- The age of the children is also important. If you have twins, then buying a side by side stroller will be a good option. If one is a toddler and the other is a baby, then in-line seat style of stroller will be good, as the seat behind can be extended for the baby to sleep whereas, the front seat can be used by the toddler and will give him space to move and explore as well.
- How to choose the best double umbrella stroller? Do note that size and features of the stroller are important to be considered. If the weight is too heavy, it wouldn’t be comfortable to travel with it. And if a light weight stroller is too big, that wouldn’t serve the purpose as well. If the stroller is too small, it would lack on some features. Ensure that the handles are comfortable to be held and pushed.
- Also check the structure, fabric and functions of the stroller. Check if the stroller is easy to move as some of them will not feel good when you push them. Generally strollers have two fabrics; one will be the base to protect from heat, dust etc. and the other on top of it which will be contact with the baby. So, check if this fabric is comfortable to the children. About the functions, check if the back rest can be flattened, wheels have reverse function, foot rest adjustment etc. If the stroller is for babies, check for a stroller whose handle can be adjusted to back and front so that you can maintain or keep an eye on the babies.