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 Which way should a ceiling fan turn to cool the house?

Answer According to the U.S. Department of Energy, in the summer, a ceiling fan should turn counterclockwise as you are looking up at it. This produces a wind-chill effect that cools the space.Source:U.S.... Read More »
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Which way should a ceiling fan spin to cool the air?

The vast majority of ceiling fans run counterclockwise in order to cool. Running counterclockwise pushes the air down, which feels cooler. If a direction switch is on your fan, switching to clockwi... Read More »
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Which way should a ceiling fan run to cool a room?

Most ceiling fans can run forward or in reverse. In forward mode, the blades spin counter-clockwise and force air down into the room. This has no effect on air temperature, but creates a breeze tha... Read More »
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Which way should a ceiling fan turn?

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