What You Need To Know About Mounting Your Ceiling Fan

Adapters downrods, and huggers, oh my!  Who knew there were so many different terms you needed to know just to choose the right ceiling fan?

One of the first things you need to consider when choosing a ceiling fan is the mounting style.  Sometimes, depending on the size or shape of your room, you have to determine how you’re going to mount a fan before you can even start shopping.  Let’s take a look at some of the terms you’ll need to know.

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The Pros And Cons Of A Ceiling Fan With A Heater

When you think of ceiling fans you typically think of them as an elegant fixture that provides a cooling breeze in the Summertime, making any room feel like a little tropical paradise.  They also help to warm you in the Wintertime, pulling that warm air down from the ceiling and circulating it throughout the room.  But what about a fan with a heater?  Wouldn’t that be an even better solution to your heating problems? (More information here on the best ceiling fan brands.) Continue reading

The Difference Between Bathroom Ceiling Fans And Ventilation Fans

While we don’t typically think about installing a ceiling fan in a traditional bathroom, many of today’s modern home designs include deluxe, luxurious bathrooms that almost beg for this elegant, decorative addition.  But are they practical as well as ornamental?  Or, do you still need to install a ventilation fan?

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Save Money When You Use Your Ceiling Fan With A Remote Temperature Sensor

If more people realized how much money they could save with a ceiling fan, especially if they use it properly, there would be a ceiling fan in every room, in every home across America.  You already know you can lower your energy bills.  Now you can reduce them even more when you use a remote temperature sensor. Continue reading

How To Spruce Up A Tired Ceiling Fan

If you’ve ever watched those home makeover shows then you know the designers always cringe when they walk in the door and see  Harbor Breeze ceiling fans.  The first thing they do is rip it right out.  But they don’t have to live in that stuffy room when they’re done, do they?  If you love your ceiling fans like we do here are some rejuvenating tips those snooty designers should have thought of. Continue reading

Indoor, Damp or Wet: Which Ceiling Fan Is Right For You?

Thinking of adding a ceiling fan to the verandah so you can relax in comfort after a hard day’s work?  Or maybe it’s your lanai or Florida room?  Or the bathroom, the kitchen or the rec room in the basement.  There’s a fan for every room in your house – or outside your house.  Here’s how to determine which one you need. Continue reading

How To Install A Wireless Ceiling Fan Remote Control Kit

You have a remote controller for the television, the sound system and the lights, why not one for your ceiling fan? 

You’re not going to believe how easy they are to install. 

Then, you can use a remote control to turn the fan on and off, control the speed, and even dim the lights.  Ready?  Let’s go! Continue reading

Fan Safety Tips To Protect Your Children

Children are curious little creatures, filled with boundless energy and a some times unhealthy lack of awareness when it comes to risk and danger.  In the blink of an eye they can go from zero to sixty and before you know it they’re in the danger zone.  Here are some fan safety tips to help keep your children safe when there’s a fan in the room. Continue reading