Follow these guidelines to enjoy your candles safely and make them last longer!

Trim candlewicks to ¼ inch before each use.

Keep burning candles out of the reach of children and pets.

Don’t burn a candle all the way down.

Never use a candle as a night light.

Never touch or move a burning candle when the wax is liquid.

Extinguish a candle if the flame becomes too big, smoky or flickery.

Extinguish all candles before going to bed.

Burn candles no longer than 1-2 hours at a time.

Never extinguish candles with water.

Be very careful if using candles during a power outage.

Keep burning candles away from drafty areas, like fans and vents.

Place the candle-holder on a stable, heat-resistant surface.

For a minimum of safety, discontinue burning a candle when ½ inch of wax remains.

Long, uneven wicks can cause uneven burning, large flames and soot.