Burning Instructions: Trim wick to 1/4" before lighting. Keep candle free of any foreign materials including matches and wick trimmings, Only burn the candle on a level, fire resistant surface. Do not burn candle for more than four hours at a time. Stop use when only 1/4" of wax remains. Burn time varies from 10 to 40+ hours, approximately 5 hours per ounce. Burn within sight. Keep away from flammable objects. Keep away from children and pets.