How to Remove Candle Wax From a Mantle?

Answer Candle wax can cause unseemly stains on both the mantle you wear and your fireplace mantle. While all candles are capable of dripping, petroleum-based candles are known for dripping according to th... Read More »

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How can I remove dried candle wax from a glass votive candle holder?

Easy. Just run some hot water in a sink or bowl and soak for about 10 minutes or so. The wax will soften and slide right off. It should be solid enough to pick out of the water. Avoid letting it... Read More »

How do I remove candle wax from a glass candle holder?

Freeze ItPlace your candle holder in the freezer for 30 to 60 minutes to allow the wax to freeze and harden. Remove the candle holder from the freezer and pull on the wick (if still intact) or pull... Read More »

How to Remove Soot from a Painted Mantle?

Soot is the sticky byproduct of smoke and burning wood. When smoke escapes your fireplace, you may find a buildup of soot on your mantel. Regular soap and water may not be enough to cut through thi... Read More »

How to Remove Candle Wax From Wool?

Wool is a unique fiber, used for many years before synthetic fabrics to keep people warm and dry. Wool has a natural crimp that creates tiny air pockets that hold heat. It also wicks moisture away ... Read More »