How to Make Tapered Candles Stand Up. Light the taper candle. Drip a small amount of wax into the candleholder. Press the lit candle firmly into the candleholder while the wax is still hot. Fill a small pot with water. Bring the water to a boil and then remove it from the heat.
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To fix the problem, light the candle and drip a pool of wax into the bottom of the hole in the candlestick. Press the problem candle's bottom into the wet wax, holding it upright until the wax hardens enough to keep the candle in place. Pouring liquid wax from a lit jar candle will also work.
Taper candles in individual candle holders or beautiful candelabras add an elegant. They serve both a decorative and functional purpose and make an ordinary day. To help candles stand straight, secure them in the holder with sticky wax, .
Martha Stewart shares a Good Thing tip for fitting candles into candlesticks.
First, let's get some basics down right now. 1) A taper. If a taper candle is not almost perfectly STRAIGHT in the holder, you can expect it to drip. No matter what .