Ceiling Fans

vivachickApril 22, 2009

Help! We live in the Southwest and recently bought a home with a large great room. There are 2 fans installed currently, but they are in horrible conidition and need to be replaced. We went to a local spot "fanco" and heard a long sales pitch. Wondering how much of this is garbage:

*Regency makes great fans

*Cascablanca also does

*a larger motor is a must, as well has high tilt if you want it to run efficiently

She was telling us we should invest in a 200+ motor compared to the smaller ones and that we'd be happy.

Is Regency all that? Is a huge motor necessary?

Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Hubbardton Forge
Does anyone by chance have their Icarus and/or Mobius...
Need advice regarding Halo LED recessed lights!
So, our new house is almost finished - it's our first...
Nick Anderson
Light fixtures for cove lighting
Greetings, I am constructing cove lighting in a small...
Questions re: installing a linear light fixture with a sloped ceiling
I'm interested in a chandelier from the Kichler Triad...
Anyone Recognize this Light Fixture?
I saw these wall fixtures in the Charleston Home +...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™