Contemporary Interior Design with Industrial Ceiling Fans

Steve

What are the best industrial ceiling fans for industrial interior design? Industrial ceiling fans make a fantastic statement in an industrial style home interior. make. Some of my favorite industrial style ceiling fans for the private home come from: Craftmade, Modern Fan Co., Matthews Fan Co., Emerson, Fanimation and, Savoy House. By Steve, Ceiling Fan […]

Vintage Ceiling Fans: Some Traditional Designs Are Still the Best

Steve

Who designed the longest-lasting vintage ceiling fans? Craftmade makes the longest-running ceiling fan with no design changes, the Craftmade CXL. Fanimation is close with its Bourbon Street. The Hunter Original hasn’t changed much. Casablanca revitalized the ceiling fan market with the Panama, almost unchanged. By Steve, Ceiling Fan Expert at Hansen Wholesale ‘If it ain’t […]

You Might Need a Ceiling Fan If…

Steve

There are many obvious reasons for needing a ceiling fan. Most often, it’s because your old ceiling fan isn’t worth fixing. But there are many other, non-obvious reasons to need a ceiling fan, and Steve has heard over 20 years of excuses. By Steve, Ceiling Fan Expert at Hansen Wholesale Steve has heard every reason […]

Ceiling Fan Light Kits that Work

Steve

What are the ceiling fan light kits that work best? Emerson LK180 Universal Ceiling Fan Light Kit Fanimation FA-LKLP101 1-Light Single Globe Damp-Rated Universal Light Kit Monte Carlo MC228 Single Bowl Ceiling Fan Light Kit Some ceiling fan light kits are truly Universal – they work with most ceiling fans. Some are not. Call a […]

The Real Cost of High-Quality Custom Fireplace Doors

Steve

Quality tempered glass fireplace doors for wood burning fireplaces cost on average about $600 and $900 and as much as $3000 for the best fireplace doors. This number depends mostly on material and size. Very large or commercial fireplaces need custom doors that may cost over $5000. The best way to learn is to call […]

The Difference Between Vented and Ventless Gas Logs

Steve

Vented and Ventless Gas Logs are a little different. Vented gas logs burn like a real wood fire with a yellow flame that produces smoke. They must be burned in a wood burning fireplace with the damper open, so smoke goes up the flue along with most of the heat. Ventless (vent-free) gas logs burn […]

How to Properly Size Gas Logs

Steve

Sizing Gas Logs properly is extremely important and can be a little tricky. The main consideration is the size of the burner you have, and what space is required for your ignition system. A common mistake is getting gas logs that are too large for your fireplace, and this will cause your gas log system […]