When time to clean, use a butter knife and run it around the edge of the wax and it will all just pop out!
By Joyce from Gulfport, FL
Do not use paper towels. That is a wasted use of a scarce natural resource. Save the planet.
By Joan from France
I was impressed a tip to use Dawn for cleaning tubs and showers. It really works.
This I came upon quite by accident. I was trying to put a small candle into a larger, almost melted candle. It gave just enough to splash warm wax everywhere.
By Faye from Garland, TX
How can I get candle wax off of a metal menorah?
Depending on the metal, you could also dip it in boiling water to heat-melt the wax.
Cleaning an heirloom one, though, presents a different situation altogether. Have you asked around after Temple, or at one of the ladies group get together?
How do I remove a lot of wax from a leaded crystal candle holder? The holder is about ten inches high, about 7 inches across, and it is filled with wax (about 3 inches deep). Lesson learned, don't allow others to "please light the candles". Please help!
I have had success removing candle wax by placing the container in the freezer. After the container gets really cold, you can scrape the wax off easily.
How do I remove old candle wax from a plate and candle sticks?
By Sheila from MI
Put the items in the freezer for at least an hour or more. When you remove them. The wax will just pop off. Very easy & non messy.
I need advice about removing candle wax from metal candle holders.
Helen from Ortonville, MI
How do you remove wax from candle stick holders?
Janine from SA
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