Candle Safety

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Candles are one of the major causes of home fires, especially during the winter and Christmas holidays

Candles provide great warmth and ambiance to any home. It is easy to forget that such a calming artifact is an open flame that can reach 1,400 °C. Most candle fires begin in the bedroom – with a mattress or bedding cited as the first 

Statistics reveal that the most common causes of fire are:item to ignite – except during the holidays, when people may use candles precariously too close to decorations. Furniture and plastics are also cited as the first items in the home to catch fire from a lit candle.

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