Candle Safety This Christmas

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Candle Safety applies all year round, but they are ever so popular around the Festive Season; here are some tips to help ensure Candle Safety this Christmas in your home.

  • Never burn candles close to anything that can catch fire, this include Christmas Trees and Christmas Garlands.
  • Always keep a burning candle within your sight, do not light a candle in a room and then leave that room.
  • If lighting candles downstairs, extinguish them before going upstairs.
  • Keep all lit and burning candles out of reach of children and pets.
  • Trim the candle wick 1/4 an inch before burning.
  • Keep burning candles away from drafts, open doors, fans and or air currents.
  • Make sure that all burning candles are in appropriate heat resistant holders and on a heat resistant surface.
  • Never move a burning candle while it is lighting.
  • Extinguish all candles before going asleep.
  • Do not place tinsel around candles, tinsel is extremely flammable.

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