The lightweight stroller folds nicely and is more compact when compared to the standard baby carriage and some manufacturers even designed their infant carrier/car seat to fit in their lightweight stroller. Don’t forget about stroller safety no matter what stroller you decide to buy and use.
When choosing a lightweight stroller, you need to consider about the weight and the size of your baby or toddler. Do not choose too small or too large item because it can make your children to be uncomfortable to sit on the stroller. Also, you have to make sure that the stroller is lightweight enough to push, lift, and move.
Furthermore, you need to make sure that the stroller you are going to purchase is equipped with safety harness to avoid your baby from getting injury. Besides, in order to keep the stroller from collapsing or accidentally folding up, you have to make sure that the stroller is equipped with locking mechanisms.
Most lightweight strollers are obtainable with the same features as the standard stroller; reclining seat, swiveling front wheels and suspension, dual wheel brake system, 5-point harness and easy fold mechanism. And you can basically find the same accessories available as well.
The trustworthy umbrella strollers have and do the basics. However, they lack storage space. It is either non-existent or at a premium. But, that can be OK, because the umbrella strollers have other attributes that set them apart from the lightweight, mid-sized and full-sized strollers.
Umbrella strollers, the sling seated strollers with the two curved handles, are available from under $20 to about $50. They are often found at garage and yard sales for just a couple of dollars. Many new Moms get an umbrella stroller for a shower gift.