Candle social media posts

Use these sample social media posts to spread the word about heating fire safety.

  • On average, 23 home candle fires are reported each day. Stay safe:   #FireFacts
  • The top 3 days for home candle fires are New Year’s Day, Christmas and New Year’s Eve.   #FireFacts
  • Safety tip: Keep candles at least 12 inches from anything that can burn.
  • Read all of NFPA's candle safety tips & download our free safety tip sheet:
  • In this video, tips on staying safe with candles in your home are reviewed. Check it out:
  • Think about using flameless candles in your home. They look and smell like real candles!
  • Safety tip: Blow out all candles before you leave a room or go to bed!
  • Lit candles are used in religious services, places of worship & at home. Tips on staying safe with religious candles: