The Key Differences Between Indoor and Outdoor Fans

Greg

If you’re looking for a fan for an outside space, chances are you may not know that there are important differences between indoor and outdoor ceiling fans. From the materials to the wiring, to the damp and wet ratings, there are a variety of factors to consider when purchasing a ceiling fan for the outside […]

Did You Know Different Rooms Require Different Fan Wattages? 

Greg

When it comes to shopping for ceiling fans, there are so many different options on the market and finding the right one for your space can sometimes be a significant challenge. There’s so much to consider, such as style, size, airflow, motor quality, energy efficiency and more. It’s easy to want to select a ceiling […]

When Should I Change the Direction of My Ceiling Fan?

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Pictured: Emerson Carrera Grande ECO  Did you know that ceiling fans spin in two different directions? Your ceiling fan direction can actually impact your energy savings and comfort level in the summer—and in the winter, too. Since their invention in the late 19th century and their introduction to homes in the 1920s, ceiling fans have […]

How Do I Balance My Ceiling Fan?

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Pictured: Emerson Carrera Grande ECO Ceiling fans help circulate the air in a room, keeping it comfortable so you don’t have to rely so much on your primary heating/cooling system, reducing your energy costs in the process. And like all machines with moving parts and extended use, ceiling fans will eventually wear, come loose and […]

3 Ways to Protect Your Outdoor Ceiling Fans From Moisture

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Pictured: The Donaire from Matthews Fan Co. When it comes to outdoor ceiling fans, it’s important to remember that they are specifically designed to withstand exposure to the elements—to varying degrees. However, if you don’t select the correct fan or take the necessary precautions, rust can very easily and drastically reduce its lifespan and performance. […]

Best Outdoor Ceiling Fans for Humid Regions

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When the weather is nice and the temperatures start to warm up, most people want to maximize the amount of time they spend outdoors, whether that means going for a scenic hike, having lunch in the park or simply spending time in an outdoor living area. However, when it comes to using your outdoor space […]

Make Your Home More Modern with These 6 Industrial Ceiling Fans

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While they’re one of the most energy-efficient ways to keep the rooms in your home cool, ceiling fans don’t always have the reputation of being stylish. This is especially true for industrial ceiling fans — which are traditionally used to cool down large commercial spaces, such as manufacturing facilities and industrial buildings — and tend […]

6 Things to Consider Before Buying a Porch Ceiling Fan

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Shown Above: Hunter Key Biscayne Ceiling Fan Model 59135 When selecting the perfect porch ceiling fan, there are many factors to consider. Adding a ceiling fan to your porch is a great way to help increase your comfort level by providing a cooling breeze and helping to keep pesky bugs away. As you browse the […]

4 Best Ceiling Fans for Small Rooms

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Are you looking for a way to cool a hot, compact home office? Do you need to improve the air circulation in a smaller kitchen or breakfast nook? Don’t allow small spaces to keep you from being cool and comfortable in every room in your home. Small ceiling fans are the perfect solution for cooling […]

Tips for Choosing a Wall Mounted Fan

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Wall mounted fans used to be a thing of the past, but they have recently regained popularity in homes and in commercial and industrial spaces. If you are concerned about floor space or are looking to provide sufficient airflow to cool a room, then wall mounted fans are a good option to consider. There are […]