A Comprehensive Guide to LED Ceiling Fans

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Rather than using compact fluorescents (CFL bulbs), LED ceiling fans utilize light-emitting diodes, also known as LEDs. These types of lights are energy-saving, cost-effective, and long-lasting. As a result, fans with efficient lighting are becoming increasingly popular. Here’s an overview of how LED ceiling fans work, the many benefits, and the best options when you’re […]

How to Save Energy During the Summer

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With increased AC use in the summer, it’s a crucial time to save energy in other ways. For example, by upgrading your lighting and increasing the effectiveness of your ceiling fans, you can reduce your utility bills. Here’s what you need to know to get started. Lighting When choosing bulbs, stick with light-emitting diodes (LEDs) […]

5 Types of Ceiling Fans

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A ceiling fan is a home staple, both for its air conditioning abilities and its residential charm. While a standard five-blade iteration is what typically comes to mind, there are a wide variety of styles and features available for this overhead fixture. Here are a few types of ceiling fans that can fit any homeowner’s […]

How to Maintain & Clean Your Ceiling Fans

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Ceiling fans are both central design elements and functional components of your home’s main living spaces. To work their very best, though, ceiling fans must receive adequate maintenance over the course of their lifespan. From weekly dusting to more thorough cleaning throughout the year, here is how to make the most of this household fixture. […]

6 Industrial Ceiling Fans to Modernize Your Home

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While industrial ceiling fans were once exclusively used in factories and warehouses, more and more homeowners are installing residential versions to modernize and enhance the look of their homes. Known for the use of raw materials, functional features, and exposed hardware, industrial options are highly efficient, affordable, and stylish. If you’re considering buying one for […]

4 Tips for Buying a Ceiling Fan

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Ceiling fans circulate air in a room, allowing you to stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Installing a new one adds style and will enhance your home’s decor. If you’re in the market for a new fan, there are tips that can help you make the right decision. What Should You […]

Top Ceiling Fan Trend for 2020

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Ceiling fans can contribute a lot to a room. They create comfort on hot summer days and provide a familiar sense of home that few other fixtures can recreate. A tried and true bastion of residential interiors, the ceiling fan is a fixture that designers have long sought ways to reinvent year after year. In […]

How to Balance a Ceiling Fan

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Ceiling fans should run effortlessly and quietly. However, a wobbly fan creates noise that will disrupt the peace of whatever room it’s in. Knowing how to balance your fan will keep it running smoothly and restore the tranquility you deserve at home. Why Do Ceiling Fans Wobble? Poor quality ceiling fans are more likely to […]

How to Fix Common Ceiling Fan Issues

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Ceiling fans are highly effective at keeping homes cool, lowering energy bills, and providing extra lighting. Plus, they can last for a decade or longer. Still, even the most expensive, high-quality models malfunction occasionally. Fortunately, most issues can be easily fixed—as long as you have the necessary knowledge. Here’s what you need to know.

The Key Differences Between Indoor and Outdoor Fans

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Updated July 1, 2020 How Do Indoor & Outdoor Fans Differ? While dry-rated ceiling fans are ideal for cooling down your home efficiently, the blades and other mechanical features aren’t designed for outdoor areas, such as a porch or covered patio. Instead, you’ll need a wet-rated or damp-rated option that can handle moisture, rainstorms, and […]