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Impact of Candle Warmers on Your Electric Bill

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I have heard that using electric candlewarmers will really increase your electric bill since it is basically a hot plate. Has anyone noticed this?

Thanks,
P.J. from Delaware

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Anonymous
January 21, 20060 found this helpful

I HAVE USED A CANDLEWARMER IN MY HOME SINCE THANKSGIVING AND I HAVE SEEN NO SIGNIFICANT CHANGE IN MY ELECTRIC BILL.

I LOVE MY CANDLEWARMER; THE FRAGRANCE OF THE WARM CANDLE WAX PERMEATES MY ENTIRE HOME!

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January 21, 20060 found this helpful

thanks so much for your reply. i am glad that there should be no significant change in my bill from using my candlewarmer. i also agree that the fragrance that it throws is really nice!

p.j. from Delaware

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January 29, 20060 found this helpful

I would love to try it out. Where can I fina a candle warmer??

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February 1, 20060 found this helpful

MOST RETAIL STORE SELL THEM. LIKE WALMART,TARGET,MEIJERS,KMART ETC...

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Anonymous
February 2, 20160 found this helpful

Omggg yes... i used mine in christmas day and on and in late janurary when i got my bill it was $350.00... Ridiculous!!!!

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April 28, 20170 found this helpful

I used mine in my home for a month turning it on and off when needed and . Then I seen my bill for $350.00 I thought I was gonna die . It's so not worth the high bills every month if ur not rich .

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August 29, 20160 found this helpful

monthly cost if on continuous and elec cost .12 per Kilowatt Hour

30 days/mo x 24 hours/day x .16 KW x .12/KWHR = $13.83/mo

The back of the warmer should list the Watts. Mine is 16 watts which is .16 KW. You can check your elec bill for cost per KWHR.

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January 27, 20170 found this helpful

.016 kW not .16

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February 19, 20170 found this helpful

I think one would be fine...But I have 7 full size warmers and 2 plug in nite light warmers...My bill was always close to $400...I finally went around the house unplugging the all/turning them off...I even have ivy wrapped around clear Xmas lights on top of my kitchen cabinets...They'd stay on from dark to daylight the next morning everyday...I turned off and kept off everything...My bill was $189 this month!!!! Just stating the facts!!!

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