How to Burn Pillar Candles

A pillar candles is a candle that can be burned without being placed in some type of candle holder. She can be put on a tray or support, but is kept straight and without burns candle holder. There are specific methods to burn a pillar candle securing a fusion partner and the desired results. Learn the proper way to turn it on.

Instructions to burn pillar candles: trim the wick to about 1/8 inch (0.31 cm) before the combustion start a pillar candle. Light the candle with the lighter. It is important to let a pillar candle burn one hour per inch (2.54 cm) in diameter during the combustion start. For example, a candle 3 inches (7.62 cm) must burn for three hours during initial combustion. Doing this will ensure that the candle burns evenly and prevent the wick is immersed in wax melted during subsequent combustion.

Pillar candles used for ambient lighting until it is about one inch (2.54 cm) high. Burn below this point involves a fire hazard.