Stairway Special Child Gate

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    ITEM#: 11920376

    Protect your precious child from harm or keep pets in a certain space with this stairway gate. The gate is constructed of sturdy aluminum and is available in black or white.

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    The Stairway Special Child Gate is a smart solution for busy homemakers, nannies, and babysitters. Place the gate at the base of the stairway while you go about your work, and your child or pet will play safely downstairs. Move it to the top of the stairs when you are upstairs, and your little one or pet will play safely without the danger of falling down the stairs.

    • Protect your child with this stairway gate
    • Safety gate keeps children away from dangerous stairwells and hallways
    • Cardinal gates are made of durable aluminum
    • Available in black or white color option
    • Dimensions are 29.5 inches high and fits opening from 27 to 42.5 inches wide


    Material Aluminum
    Gate Type Stairs
    Dimensions 29.5 inches high x 27 inches - 42.5 inches wide
    Warranty 1 year Manufacturer
    Materials Aluminum
    Model Number SS30A-C

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    • Exactly what I needed!

      This works exactly as advertised. It is exactly what I needed.

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    • nice size

      I don't like the little hooky lock on the side where you open.

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    • jim

      Well made and simple to install. What more can you ask for.

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    • Kansas-Granny

      Perfect gate for the steps. Opens on either side.

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    • good

      This gate is VERY sturdy. We installed it at the top of the stairs. We have banisters so we just bought two pieces of oak and screwed it into the banisters, then mounted the gate onto the oak. Once you get use to unlocking the locking mechanism its great. And the grandson cannot get the gate unlocked and opened. He even stands on it. The gate does close and is secure without locking it, if need be. We usually keep it in that mode for the older kids.

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    • Very Sturdy Gate

      This gate is very sleek and sturdy. It took a bit of time to figure out how to put it up, but I'll admit my husband put one piece on upside down... After that it went much more smoothly. However, ours does not close automatically. It is very secure once closed and our nephew gave up trying to push it down (like the one from another brand in his house) after a few minutes. There is a strange latch on top. You must lift up both small sides and then left the entire gate. It takes 2 seconds and I was able to do it while holding my 6 month old without a problem. However once we get it leveled properly and it closes by itself, perhaps we will not need to lift the gate up. I would definitely recommend this gate because obviously if you aren't the handiest person in the world, and it's not perfectly aligned to close automatically, you can feel secure that the child is not getting through. Another learn from my hubby's mistake...make sure you really drill 6 inches from the floor. we thought this strange at first because it was obvious a child could squeeze under it (we used my nephew as a guinea pig). But once the door is attached PROPERLY, there is not enough room for a child to fit under. Don't make our mistake of drilling 3 inches above the ground only to then have to take it out and drill as directed.

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    • Good Gate

      The gate is as described. I need it to separate my dogs in the hallway. They are unable to work the latch and the gate will not lift if they try to get under it. The package arrived without instructions, but Prince Charming was able to figure it out. I wish it came in left or right swing so it will open either way flat against the wall but we were able to customize it with a shim. It is the most functional, least ugly gate I have seen that fit my needs out of the box. Thank you.

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    • Nice sturdy gate!

      After my husband installed this gate on our unusually steep flight of stairs, I couldn't have been more pleased! My 8 month old can now roam the hallway whenever she pleases. I also really appreciate the lock mechanism, it works great for my grandmother who has arthritis. I would buy this item again.

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    • Pretty much what I expected...

      This gate is great. Only negative I found was the latching system is not smooth.

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    • Great gate. Have to get used to the latch

      I'm very happy with this gate. The latch is definitely different than any I've ever used. However, some of my family members have arthritis in their hands so this latch is nice because they don't have to squeeze anything to open it. If you have round banisters poles you'll need the banister attachment kits in order to install. There's no metal bar running across the bottom for my daughter to trip on which makes it a plus. For easiest opening make sure it's level.

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    Questions & Answers

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    • Hi, is this gate suitable for outdoor usage? Will it rust or damage under frequent exposure to sunlight and rain

      • Hello D_D, this is not suggested for outdoor use. Thank you for shopping with us!

    • Will this gate work if the bannisters at the top of the stairs are uneven? Another words if the gate needs to be attached at an angle will it still work and function correctly?

      • Hello nit96, it depends on how steep the angle is, but if it is a slight angle it should still work fine. Thanks for shopping with us!

    • Is this product manufactured in the United States?

      • Hello rlk7904, This "Stairway Special Child Gate" is made in China. Thank you for shopping; have a great day!

    • Does extra extensions and hardware mounts included with gate?

      • Hello 90chevy, This item the hardware that comes with the gate includes a stop bracket (optional to use) that prevents the gate from opening in the direction of your choice. The hinge may be mounted on left or right— your choice but both sides (hinge side & latch side) must be wall-mounted with hardware. Additional extensions and hardware are available in separate items. See item # 11970110. Thank you for shopping with us.

    • i need a baby gate that can attatch to a regular sheetrock wall on one side and clamp to a 1 inch diameter railing on the other side...does this "top of stair" gate have this capability?

    • can this open either direction and hinge on both right or left. I need hinge on right and swing away from me if standing with hinge on right.

      • This gate does swing open in either direction. The hardware that comes with the gate includes a stop bracket (optional to use) that prevents the gate from opening in the direction of your choice. The hinge may be mounted on left or right— your choice but both sides (hinge side & latch side) must be wall-mounted with hardware.

    • Are there extensions for this gate?

      • There are not extensions for this gate, but it can fit areas between 27 and 42.5 inches wide.

    • What brand is this? Is there a metal bannister kit so that I can attach the gate to our stair bannisters without drilling?

      • We are unable to disclose the manufacturer of some of our products. However, stands behind every product we sell. When necessary, we can contact suppliers if a product issue arises. Unfortunately, this item does not come with a metal banister kit.

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