- Always burn candles within sight
- Never burn candles near flammable items
- Keep candles away from children and pets
Most warning or cautionary labels also feature instructions for proper candle burning:
Trim wick to 1/4″ before lighting. Keep candle free of any foreign materials including matches and wick trimmings. Only burn the candle on a level, fire-resistant surface. Do not burn the candle for more than four hours at a time. Stop use when only 1/4″ of wax remains.
Keep away from flammable materials
Keep away from pets and children
Burn within sight