Primitive Lighting & Ceiling Fans?

Answer "Primitive" fittings are characterized by minimal ornamentation, simple shapes and subtle, rugged or irregular finishes. Primitive-style lighting and ceiling fans can include antiques, reproduction... Read More »

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Are ceiling fans more cost effective and efficient than portable box pedestal room fans?

AnswerI bought a ceiling fan for my front room for $80 (live in Canada) and that old girl has been going for over 10 years! I wouldn't be without one. Go for the ceiling fan as heat rises and it re... Read More »

Are ceiling fans effective?

On One Hand: Circulate AirCeiling fans effectively circulate the air in a room. The movement of air makes a room feel cooler on a hot day. The fan keeps cooler air, which is heavier, from sinking a... Read More »

Are ceiling fans ok for children?

On One Hand: Safe with PrecautionParents who are installing ceiling fans in their home should take reasonable, precautionary steps. They should instruct the children on how the ceiling fan is not a... Read More »

How do I reverse ceiling fans?

Turn Off the FanTurn off the fan at the outlet to reduce the risk of injury or electrical shock.Locate the SwitchClimb a ladder to look at the base of the ceiling fan. Locate the reverse switch, wh... Read More »