Special features for wooden toy boxes include practical fixtures, such as safety lid supports, and decorative elements, such as custom paint jobs. Toy boxes often feature personalized writing or resemble an object such as a barn or race car.
Safety lid supports are an important consideration for wooden toy boxes because they prevent the lid from accidentally falling. Without proper support, lids are capable of causing serious injury, as they are likely to slam shut on a child's fingers. Exterior paint jobs add a colorful option to a wooden toy boxes; children often have their names stenciled on the outside of the boxes.