Flush mount ceiling fans serve as an energy and costg efficient low ceiling air cooling and circulation solution. Also called Close to Ceiling Fans or Hugger Fans, flush mount ceiling fans are ideal for small spaces like closets, laundry rooms and bathrooms. Shop our wide array of stylish flush mount ceiling fans from top names like Minka Aire and Casablanca.
Ceiling fans are common installations in most homes to circulate air without consuming floor space. However, if you have a low ceiling, installing a ceiling fan can be dangerous and can make the room feel crowded. If you need good ventilation at home but have a low ceiling, you might want to consider installing Flush Mount Ceiling Fans.
Basic Features of a Flush Mount Ceiling FanA Flush Mount Ceiling Fan is designed specifically for areas with low ceilings. They drop less than a foot from the ceiling which is just enough space to circulate air without posing a risk for injury or taking up too much space. This type of fan provides ample airflow to cool a medium room despite its compact size.
It is important to install this type of ceiling fan properly to ensure maximum efficiency and safety. This type of ceiling fan often comes in self-assemble kits for ease of installation.
Safety should come first when installing a ceiling fan. Make sure you turn off the power before you proceed with the fan installation. You will also need to check the stability of the electrical box in the ceiling. If the electrical box is not firmly attached, you may need to add two additional screws to the top side.
When installing the fan blades to the support, the screws should be installed at the side where they are hidden from plain sight. This is for aesthetic and safety purposes. When installing the fan blades to the fan motor, make sure that the screws are properly tightened. If the blades are not properly attached to the fan motor, they may fall off while spinning.
If you are uncertain about the installation process or do not have the time, it would be best hire a professional to do the job.
Flush Mounted Ceiling Fans from Capitol LightingIf you are thinking of getting a flush mounted fan, consider Capitol Lighting’s 1800lighting.com. We offer a good selection of ceiling fans, including flush mount and semi flush mounts. Aside from fans, we also offer a variety of lighting fixtures that will go well with your ceiling fans. We have indoor ceiling fans, outdoor ceiling fans, flush mount ceiling fans, energy star ceiling fans, and ceiling fan accessories.