Skip to content

Disaster: Averted

October 15, 2011

Candles – they can be beautiful, soothing and relaxing… or they can be molten disasters. So it was today.

 

My beautiful red pillar candle overflowed its holder and dripped onto my wooden coffee table. The wax had completely dried when I saw it. Quick fix. I got my small spatula that I use for removing cookies from baking sheets and VERY carefully scraped the dried pool of the wax from the table. (Some recommend using a credit card so as not to scrape the finish of the wood. I suppose it just depends on how careful you are.) Next I got out my super-powerful CHI hairdryer and a very old washcloth and within five seconds, the rest of the wax had been melted and wiped up.

 

And back to relaxation.

Advertisements

From → Cleaning

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: