Candle Safety

OUR CANDLES

  • Each candle in our collections is handmade to our specific, bespoke formulations
  • Before going on sale, every candle in our collections has been tested
  • Each candle is made with premium eco-friendly wax and the finest, ethically sourced essential oils
  • Standard candle making guidelines have been followed regarding our formulations

YOUR ORDER

  • On receiving your order, if there are any issues with the candle, DO NOT light it. Contact us and we will arrange a replacement, sales@beehappyhiveshop.com
  • Always read the candle care sticker that comes with your candle. Do not light your candle until you have done this.

LIGHTING YOUR CANDLE

  • Place the candle away from anything flammable
  • Keep the candle out of the reach of children and pets
  • Keep the candle away from furniture, curtains and drapes, bedding, carpets, books, paper, flammable decorations, clothing, hair etc.
  • Place the candle on a heat resistant surface
  • Do not use if glass is cracked, chipped or broken

ONCE YOUR CANDLE IS LIT

  • Make sure your candle is free of wick trimmings, matches and debris at all times as these things can catch fire
  • Making sure that you place the candle away from any drafts, vents, fans or air currents will prevent rapid and uneven burning, avoid flare-ups and sooting. Strong drafts could also blow nearby lightweight items into the flame where they could catch fire
  • Never leave your lit candle unattended
  • Make sure your candle is free of wick trimmings, matches and debris at all times as these things can catch fire
  • Never burn your candle for more than 4 hours
  • Stop burning when 13mm of un-melted wax remains in the bottom of the glass/jar

EXTINGQUISHING YOUR CANDLE

  • Never leave your candle lit for more that 4 hours.
  • Always use a candle snuffer to extinguish your candle correctly.
  • Never blow your candle out and never use water to extinguish your candle.

BURN TIMES

  • All burn times are estimates based on the testing process. 
  • Burn times may vary on the location of the candle.

QUESTIONS

Should you have any questions about your candle or candle safety please contact us via email, sales@beehappyhiveshop.com