Long before there was kerosene (aka paraffin) lamp oil, people used vegetable oil lamps for lighting their homes.
These oil lamps are really easy to make and today a lot of people prefer them to kerosene lamps. They are natural, don’t produce toxic byproducts, and can be used in a pinch during power outages.
If you want to make your own vegetable oil lamp, here’s how to do it!
What Vegetable Oil Can I Use for Lamps?
You can use just about any cooking oil as a fuel for a lamp. Other types of fat – such as ghee or butter – will also work.
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