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A guide on How to purchase a ceiling Fan
Other than the style and finish, choosing the right ceiling for your need will need you to consider other important factors, which is why you should follow the following steps when you are purchasing a ceiling.
Your first step should be the determination of the location where you want to install the ceiling fan, which will group the ceiling fans into indoor ceiling fans, which would give you the freedom of purchasing from the choice of ceiling fans that have not been specified to be either indoor of outdoor, but you would need a damp-listed fan in rooms that may have humidity such as the bathroom, or outdoor ceiling fans, which have been specially designed to withstand some elements like different weather conditions that prevail outside where two fans, the wet listed fan that is used for areas exposed to water, and a damp listed fan for areas that are not directly in contact with water.
After determining the type of fan necessary based on your location, you need to find out the type of ceiling fan that you should buy depending on the area of the room, which can be calculated by multiplying the width by the location, which will help you find the right size of the fan because every fan comes with the suitable area of use.
After determining the size you need to install, you should move on and find out the mounting type you need to use where it can be hugger mount, standard mounting or extended down rod mounting and hugger mount is applicable for the low ceilings that range from 7 to 9 feet high, where you can use the low profile fans that do not need a mounting down rod and are installed close to the ceiling, while for the standard ceilings that are 8 to 9 feet high, you would need a down rod which is short for most ceilings, and for the high ceilings, you would also need a down rod that is longer to mount the fan, where in all cases, you will have ensured that the blades are at least 7 feet from the floor, but those made of metal should be 10 feet above.
you should lastly consider the type of control suitable for your situation, where it can be the handheld remote control, for control from any location needs, wall control, which is suitable for families that has kids, the two in one, which combines both, or the pull chain.