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Energy Efficiency in Ceiling Fans

Image from fsec.ucf.edu Most of the time someone hears that a ceiling fan is energy efficient they know that it can help them save money on their electricity bills. They also know that it will be much greener for the environment. But, it is still important to really understand what you should be looking at […]

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What is the Proper Ceiling Fan Direction

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Many Americans have finally gotten the message the ceiling fans are an excellent method of cooling off during the summer months in an efficient and economical way. In fact, adjusting your thermostat one degree can change your utility bill as much as two percent. What many people don’t realize, however, is that the advantages of […]

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Ceiling Fan Motor Comparison

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When you look for a new car you will notice that you are going to have a number of options when it comes to the motor. They will be available in a 4, 6 or 8 cylinder and the higher cylinders are considered to be high performance. Those that have really paid attention to the […]

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How to Clean a Ceiling Fan

A ceiling fan is a useful fixture to have in many locations around a property and can bring a cooling breeze to rooms that make them more comfortable places in which to spend time. It is inevitable over time that the blades will get dirty and this can affect the performance of a fan, as […]

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How To Measure Ceiling Fan Size

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Choosing the right ceiling fan is dependent on more than one variable. For example, you’ll want to make sure that the fan you choose complements the décor of the room. You may also want to make sure that any fan you choose is powerful enough to get the job done and finally you need to […]

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Should You Run an Air Conditioner & Ceiling Fan Together?

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Everyone seems to have their own point of view on this. Some agree, others vehemently disagree. Some manufacturers give you the go-ahead, and others say yes, but give you a list of warnings. The internet is loaded with conflicting information. Who is right, who is wrong? Should you run an air conditioner & ceiling fan […]

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How to Oil a Ceiling Fan

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Unfortunately it’s not uncommon for ceiling fans to wear over time, and when this happens they will need a little bit of tender loving care to get them running again. You should be able to identify when your ceiling fan needs some routine maintenance by an increase in the amount of noise it produces. When […]

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Find The Perfect Ceiling Fans Styles

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It doesn’t really matter where you live, it doesn’t matter if you are facing the heat wave or if you live somewhere with a slightly cooler weather, at some point of the year you are going to find yourself wishing you had a ceiling fan. For those who don’t know, there are several types of […]

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Major Distinguishing Features of Indoor and Outdoor Ceiling Fans

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A ceiling fan is a vital house add-on that improves the living condition of your home. Despite having wide windows and proper ventilation, a ceiling fan is necessary especially during summer to cool off the excess heat that may accumulate the house, by supplying cold fresh air. However, with their essence comes the differences in […]

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Factors that Determine Ceiling Fan Airflow

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Searching for a ceiling fan will require a great deal of thought. This is because you will want to find the perfect fan to fit your décor. However, you should always consider the motor that is used with the fan. This is what is going to determine the amount of power the fan has, how […]

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