Village Candle Product Information

 

General Candle Safety and Burning Tips

  • Remove all packaging before lighting.
  • Always place a burning candle or fragranced product on a stable, well-protected, heat-resistant surface.
  • Keep burning candles away from anything that is flammable or other heat sources.
  • Always keep burning candles out of the reach of children and away from pets.
  • Always remember to keep lighters and matches out of the reach of children.
  • Keep all candle wicks trimmed to about quarter of an inch at all times.
  • Extinguish your burning candle prior to trimming wicks, never trim burning wicks.
  • Keep candle wax pool free from all wick trimmings, matches, debris or any combustible material.
  • For candle safety and best results, use candles in draft free areas only.
  • Always ensure wicks remain evenly centered in the wax pool while burning and cooling.
  • Never leave burning candles unattended, keep them within sight at all times while lit.
  • For an even burn and maximum fragrance diffusion, always burn candles at least 3-4 hours at a time.
  • Always leave at least approximately 2" (5 cm) between burning candles.
  • Teach all family members candle burning and fragrance safety.
  • Never dispose of candles until completely cooled.
  • Always keep your face away from a burning candle or melted wax.
  • Always use in accordance with safety and use instructions.

Jar Candles

  • Never pick up a jar candle by the lid.
  • Never leave a burning candle unattended.
  • Always discontinue use of a candle when about a quarter of an inch of wax remains in the bottom of the jar/container.
  • Do not allow the flame to touch the sides of the glass or containers.
  • Jars can become hot while burning, never touch or move a burning candle.
  • Enjoying candles away from drafts ensures flames do not touch the side of jars/containers.
  • Always handle jar candles carefully, glass can be fragile.
  • Keep burning candles out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Always extinguish flames carefully before replacing candle lids.
  • Never use a lid to extinguish the flames of a burning candle.
  • Always keep your face away from a burning candle or melted wax.
  • Always allow the candle wax to pool entirely, this ensures proper burning for the life of candle.
  • Always use in accordance with safety and use instructions.

 

Votives

  • Burn votive candles only in appropriate sized holders.
  • Votive holders should fit the votive perfectly to ensure proper burning.
  • Never leave or burn a free standing votive candle on any surface.
  • Always keep your face away from burning or melted wax.
  • Always use in accordance with safety and use instructions.