It is undeniable that there are numerous benefits to having ceiling fans in your office or home’s design that go beyond the function of cooling a room. When using ceiling fans throughout the home or office the energy costs are significantly reduced, while also providing comfort, style and beautiful lighting.
Wholesale lights has compiled the top five benefits of ceiling fans which include gains in fashion, function and efficiency.
1. Ceiling fans lower energy costs
Ceiling fans can help lower your electric bill by up to 30 to 40 percent. While a ceiling fan doesn’t actually decrease the temperature of a room, the draft makes the room feel cooler – allowing you to raise the thermostat and be just as comfortable.
Design Tip: Energy Star-rated fans, such as ventair harmony ceiling fans are over 38 percent more efficient than conventional fan and light units, offering additional energy savings.
2. Ceiling fans are a style driven accessory
Ceiling fans are available in a variety of sizes, styles, and finishes to complement your unique interior style. Fans are more than just functional; they can serve as a statement piece or focal point of a room
Design Tip: Interchangeable Reversing button on remote handset to save energy in winter. Mercator – Rhino Ceiling Fan – allows you to easily enjoy the efficiency and effectiveness of your fan in winter.
3. They offer versatility from room-to-room
Whether a living area, bedroom, screened-in porch or kitchen, ceiling fans like the ventair spyda ceiling fan contribute to an enjoyable environment in almost any room of the home. Plus, the more fans used throughout the home, the greater the savings on your energy bill.
4. They provide beautiful and functional illumination
Ceiling fans with lights like the Mercator city ceiling fan allow you to contribute to the layered lighting design of your room. Select a fan with a built-in light, or easily install a fan light kit, for general illumination benefits.
Design Tip: Choose a light kit that coordinates with the fixtures and appliances in other areas of your home. Many of wholesale lights’ are similar to larger lighting families, such as the manly ceiling fan range, taking the guesswork out of the selection process.
5. They add year-round value
Many people are unaware that ceiling fans can be used to circulate warm air during cooler months of the year and good example is the brilliant galaxy ceiling fan range. By running the blades clockwise, ceiling fans push warm air down from the ceiling without creating a draft.
Design Tip: Select a fan equipped with a reversible motor, such as the ventair royale ceiling fan. Change the direction of your fan blades to create a comfortable living environment any time of the year.
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