Should our family room fan stay or go???
Karen Matya
November 23, 2013 in Design Dilemma
It is great in the summer but I feel it is outdated!!
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0825sam
I would switch to a modern three or four blade fan - it will make a big difference
November 23, 2013 at 8:08PM     
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Karen Matya
That's a great idea. I was prepared for everyone to tell me to take it out. I feel ceiling fans are ugly! But in the bedrooms I will never get rid of them.
November 23, 2013 at 8:15PM   
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rubyloves2shop
Depends where you live and the styles available there. I could never live without fans in nearly every room since I love fresh air and mine are usually at least on low. That being said get out there and find a better style maybe a tropical one if that's your style or old world if you prefer... The point is it most likely is not the fan but the style you need to improve on. Get one with a cool light or? So what is your style? Do you have a lamps plus or fan diego? where do you have a large selection in your area?
November 23, 2013 at 8:40PM     
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Karen Matya
We live in northern Illinois! I run the fan on low even in the winter! The walls are only 9 foot so I feel the fan is bringing the ceiling down.
November 23, 2013 at 8:55PM   
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rubyloves2shop
I live in Southern CA and my ceilings are only 8 foot. I have a decorative medallion around some of mine to ground them more. I also run the fan on low year around. Have you checked out any fan styles you might like more? What is your style?
November 23, 2013 at 9:01PM     
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Ceiling fans don't have to be ugly. They serve a purpose, to stir air and relieve stuffy rooms.
November 23, 2013 at 10:31PM     
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0825sam
Look up the modern hugger fans. Try minka or the modern fan company.
November 24, 2013 at 5:31AM     
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