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Ceiling Fans

Cooling Outdoor Patios is a Breeze

Littman Bros Lighting |  2013-12-26

It is absolutely possible to keep your outdoor areas cool and comfortable even under the hot summer sun with outdoor ceiling fans – your outdoor patio, porch or gazebo can be cooled with a ceiling fan much like your indoor rooms. But you must first be sure to find out that the UL listing on…

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Saving Energy with a Ceiling Fan

Littman Bros Lighting |  2013-08-13

Ceiling fans help conserve energy and save money by circulating the air but they do not actually lower the temperature in a room. Ceiling fans make a space feel cooler by blowing extra air over a person’s skin, increasing the evaporation of moisture – this increased moisture evaporation can make a room feel up to…

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Enhancing your Space with a Ceiling Fan

Littman Bros Lighting |  2013-08-07

Ceiling fans add great value to your living space as well as help maintain a consistent temperature year round. Ceiling fans are an energy efficient solution that provides comfort at a fraction of the cost of heating or central air alone. No matter what the space within your home, there is a ceiling fan that…

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How to Balance your Ceiling Fan

Littman Bros Lighting |  2013-07-31

Few things are more annoying than a rattling fan motor or a wobbling fan; it can also be scary when your fan shakes above you. While most new high-end ceiling fans come pre-balanced, others level themselves when run on high for a few hours. In few instances it may be necessary to make some adjustments…

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Featured Brand: Modern Fan Company & Period Arts

Littman Bros Lighting |  2013-07-24

Both Modern Fan Company and Period Arts Fan Company offer high quality fans with clean contemporary design. Both companies design high performance fans with quiet and steady motors. Modern Fan Company consists of a more contemporary and simple style; their fans feature basic geometric shapes mostly in matte silver and white. Many of the Modern…

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Sizing a Ceiling Fan

Littman Bros Lighting |  2013-07-10

Sizing a ceiling fan for your room can be tricky but there are some general guidelines for fan sizes given the size of your space: Ceiling height does play into the visual appearance of your fan size; a small 42 inch ceiling fan is for a space that is about 100 square feet or smaller….

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A Quick Guide to Outdoor Ceiling Fans

Littman Bros Lighting |  2013-03-06

Ceiling fans are not only a very practical addition to the home but they also provide a stylish supplement for both your indoor and outdoor areas. When it comes to finding a ceiling fan for an area of your home that is damp rated or outdoors, like an outdoor covered section or porch, you must…

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The Most Ideal Ceiling Fan Finishes

Littman Bros Lighting |  2013-02-07

Ceiling fans offer not only a functionality to your space but also provides a stylish and industrial element. All of the various style options come in a wonderful array of colors and finish options that harmonize beautifully together. Here are some of our favorite ceiling fan finish combinations: This is one of Emerson’s Luxe Eco…

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Fanimation’s Portable Cooling Comfort

Littman Bros Lighting |  2012-10-31

One of the best ways to achieve a nice breeze or some solid airflow within a small room or workspace (rooms that tend to hinder the ability to install any type of ceiling fan) is with the very classic selection of portable fans from Fanimation. The best part about Fanimation’s collection of portable fans is…

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Bringing the Tropics Home

Littman Bros Lighting |  2012-09-27

Using tropical style fans in the home isn’t often a top choice in design for many people but with the right blade color and specific materials, tropical fans can be a wonderfully inviting addition to your space. Ceiling fans grace almost every room in the home and are at the center of the space; it…

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Fanimation Through the Years

Littman Bros Lighting |  2012-09-05

Fanimation is a company that has been creating uniquely crafted ceiling fans with matchless blade shapes, designs and materials with premier motors and technical enhancements for years now. Fanimation’s story is motivating and worthy of note; throughout the years, since about 1984, this company has become successfully what it is today. According to fanimation.com, it…

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How Do I Select A Ceiling Fan?

Littman Bros Lighting |  2012-07-12

To begin the selection of your ceiling fan you should determine the size of the room that you would like the fan to be installed in. Once you have the dimensions of the room you can select the size of the fan you will need for the space. Here is a little key for you…