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Ceiling Fan Rotation for Energy Savings

By Dave Rongey - Summary:

Which Direction Should the Ceiling Fan Blades Rotate? Ceiling Fan Blade Direction for Energy Savings.

Ceiling Fan Rotation

Ceiling Fan Question: Which Direction Should the Ceiling Fan Blades Rotate?

This electrical question came from: Rochelle, a Handy Woman from Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.
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Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your Ceiling Fan Question Rochelle.

Ceiling Fan Blade Direction

Ceiling fans can help save on energy, and the direction the blades turn will make a difference.

Setting the Ceiling Fan Blade Direction for Energy Savings

Typical Ceiling Fan Blade Direction

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