With the ability to boost the value, comfort, and elegance of your house, outdoor and indoor ceiling fans are really worthwhile options. Now, there’re limitless ceiling fan choices on the market, from budget-friendly fans to premium options, with ornate styling love that a fancy chandelier.
How do you about selecting the correct one, with several options available? Just follow these guidelines!
Select a high quality motor
Contrary to well-known belief, it’s the quality of the motor that you’re really paying for in a ceiling fan. The difference between top quality and lower quality fans is all in the motor. The lower one usually has a thin metal covering that can cause rattling and other unpleasant noises when running. Top-quality fans on the other side, have a high gauge steel motor case. These motors are quieter and more aesthetically pleasing.
Select an Outdoor Specific Fan for Outside
Outdoor-specific fans are made with very durable materials to withstand the element, whereas indoor modes are not. Indoor ceilings fans are not. Indoor options installed outdoors will eventually swell from sweat, resulting in unsightly dropping and lowering level performance.
While looking for outdoor fans, forever consider the climate where you live and the area of the house where you will install the fun. UL Damp-rated fans can be utilized below a covered patio or porch, but you will need a Wet-rated fan for use in more open places like gazebos or pergolas. Always consider the fan’s efficiency and air movement. Though almost all fans can assist you to save on your air conditioning bill, models that are energy start rated are especially efficient.
When measuring the efficiency of the fan, the main factor is airflow
How much air can this fan really move? This is examined by the quality of the motor, the pitch of the blade as well as material of the blade. The finest angle of the residential fans considered to be fourteen degrees, which gives the most airflow, the finest material for fan blades is laminates, because of their potential and resistance to wrapping.
Select the right size of your space
Here’re some general guidelines on selecting the correct fan size for your space –
- 50sqft (powder rooms, hallways): 29 inches fan
- 75sqft (utility room, breakfast nook): 36 inches fan
- 100sqft (bedroom or small kitchen) 42 inches fan
- 225sqft (bedroom or kitchen): 52 inches fan
- 400sqft (family or living room) 56 inches or bigger, or two 52 inches fans
- 400sqft: Multiple fans are suggested
You will also want to consider the form of a room. For extremely long rooms, you might want to consider using multiple fans for the finest air movement, even if the area is less than 400 total square feet.
Accessories your ceiling
A few fans are sold in individual parts, while many others are all-inclusive. Whether you would prefer the flexibility of personalizing your own design or the convenience of an all-in-one package, is up to you.
Millenium Electrical & Lighting Sdn Bhd (Ecoluxe Malaysia)
Address: No.5 Jalan TPP 12,
Taman Perindustrian Putra, 47130 Puchong,
Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia.