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Articles about Ceiling Fans

How to Replace a Dimmer Switch With a Single Switch


I want to replace a dimmer switch with a single throw switch. The dimmer switch has a black and white wire and a ground wire.



Wiring for a Ceiling Fan Dimmer and Control Switch


How is a Dimmer and Fan Control Switch wired for my Ceiling Fan?



How to Install Ceiling Fans and Remote Control Wiring


How do I wire a universal remote control for my ceiling fan? Installing a Ceiling Fan and Remote Control Module, Wiring diagrams and installation guide for Light and fan switch variations.



Wiring a Ceiling Fan Remote Control


How to Wire a Ceiling Fan Remote Control Module: Common Mistakes with Ceiling Fan Pull Chain Switches and Remote Controls, Remote Control Module Unit Applications.



Replacement Ceiling Fan Wiring Configurations


How to Fix Ceiling Fan Wiring Problems: Common Problems with Ceiling Fan Wiring and How to Fix Them, Identify the Ceiling Fan Wires for the Right Connections, Wires for Ceiling Fan Light Fixtures, Wiring Connections that Cause a Tripped Circuit Breaker.



Replaced a Ceiling Fan Now it is Not Working


I replaced a Ceiling Fan in our bedroom. The fan and light were working prior to replacing, now it does not work.



Ceiling Fan Wiring Diagrams and Connections


How to Connect the Wiring when Replacing a Ceiling Fan – If the ceiling junction box only has a black and a white wire then it will attach to the black and blue of the ceiling fan and the pull chains will be the switch controls.



Wiring Connections When Replacing a Light Fixture


How do I connect the light fixture wires to my ceiling electrical box wiring? Electrical Wiring Connections for Light Fixture, Best Practices When Replacing Light Fixtures.



How to a Replace a Ceiling Fan and Hook Up the Wires


Wiring a Ceiling Fan to a Wall Switch: Installing a Tandem Switch or Two Stack Switch for a Ceiling Fan and Light



Ceiling Fan Works but Not the Light


I wired my ceiling fan and light. The fan will come on but the light will not. How can I fix this?



Ceiling Fan Wiring for a Wall Remote Control


I have a Westinghouse ceiling fan, can the remote control be taken out? Installing a Ceiling Fan Wall Mounted or Hand Held Remote Controls and Ceiling Fan Wiring



Electrical Question from Gary about Ceiling Fan Wiring


How Do I Wire my Ceiling Fan and Light Fixture? The Pull Chain Switch for a Ceiling Fan Light Fixture, and the Fan Motor Capacitor.



Electrical Question from Curt about Ceiling Fan Switch Wiring


How to Wire a Ceiling Fan Switch and Outlet: To wire an outlet from the power which is supplied to a ceiling fan the incoming power source to the switch box must be identified and verified that there is a neutral available as well as the hot and the ground.



How To Solve Ceiling Fan Wiring Problems


How Can I Fix a Wiring Problem with my Ceiling Fan and Switches? How to Identify Ceiling Fan and Light Switch Wiring Problems, Troubleshoot and Repair Ceiling Fan and Switch Wiring.



Ceiling Fan Rotation for Energy Savings


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



Replacing Ceiling Light Fixtures with Ceiling Fans


How can I replace two ceiling light fixtures with two ceiling fans that also have a light kit? How to Wire Ceiling Fans and Wall Switches.



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