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How to fix candle tunneling

The only bad thing about scented candles is that they don’t last forever! Luckily, there are a few simple things you can do to ensure that you get the most out of your favorite candles and burn them down to the very last drop of wax. One simple tip is to learn how to fix candle tunneling. This useful guide will help ensure that you know how to prevent your richly scented candles from tunneling and, if they do, what you can do about it. Candle tunneling happens when the flame of your candle only melts the central portions of the candle surrounding the wick, leaving behind a stubborn ring of wax. Basically, the wick burns through the wax column like a...

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Why Non-Toxic Ingredients Are Important

We often associate the burning of candles with relaxation. At the end of the day, they can help us to unwind, and when guests are over, they offer an inviting scent to bring warmth to our homes. However, there is nothing relaxing about the indoor air pollution associated with candles, and nothing homey about putting the ones we love in contact with the toxic substances that can be found in these household favorites. But don’t worry, your home can smell great without compromising your health. The Health Concerns Indoor Air Pollution in a Confined Space: When we burn candles containing toxic components, we create a confined space in which pollutants can accumulate. Without outdoor air diluting the particles emitted, these toxins can...

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