How fast do white candles burn?

Answer White candles burn at the same rate as colored candles. The length of time it takes to burn a candle depends on the size of the candle, the size of the wick and what type of wax the candle was made... Read More »

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Do white candles burn at a different rate than colored candles?

White candles burn slower than colored candles. The darker the candle, the faster it will burn. White reflects heat away from the candle, so it will burn slower, according to MadSci Network. Black,... Read More »

Do white or colored candles burn faster?

According to Stefan Phillips of the Island Candle Company, "Black candles burn no faster than white." This means white candles burn as fast as colored candles. Other factors are involved: Large wic... Read More »

Do different candle wicks affect how fast candles burn?

The rate at which a candle burns has little to do with the wick. It's all about the wax. When a candle is burning, what's actually on fire is the wax. Yes, the wick burns down along with the rest o... Read More »

Do scented candles burn longer then unscented candles?

Scented candles do not burn faster than unscented candles. All things being equal, scented and unscented candles burn for the same amount of time. What does affect a candle's burning time is its si... Read More »