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Electric Fan Types and Installation Guides

Whether you choose a decorative ceiling fan for your living room or a simple desk fan for your cubicle, an electric fan is definitely the most cost-effective solution for beating the heat.  If you're interested in a specific type of fan but want to read up on features, benefits, and installation requirements before you buy, click on one of the links below to see information pages on the various types of fans we carry:

Learn About Portable, Floor, and Pedestal Fans

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A portable electric fan is a convenient way to add cooling comfort or ventilation to homes, offices, or industrial areas, and both floor and pedestal fans are variations of the ubiquitous portable electric fan.  Learn about these types of fans here.

Learn About Ceiling Fans

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Ceiling fans are functional, decorative, and can produce a comfortable cooling effect without using significant amounts of energy.  This section provides information on ceiling fans and also includes basic installation instructions.

Learn About Bathroom Fans

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Bathroom fans are used to reduce excess moisture and condensation which can cause mold growth and damage to walls and furnishings.  Learn about the benefits of a bathroom fan and how to install one in your bathroom.

Learn About Industrial Fans

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Industrial electric fans are helpful for areas where heat stratification, dampness, and stagnant air become frequent problems.  This section provides additional information on industrial fans and their benefits.

Learn About Wall Fans

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Wall fans are often mounted onto the ceiling and make great use of unused space.  They are ideal for home, industrial, or commercial use.  This section provides additional information on wall fans and discusses their benefits.

Learn About Exhaust Fans

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Exhaust fans, or also sometimes known as window exhaust fans, help eliminate excess heat and moisture in a home, room, or specific area.  Learn more about exhaust fans and their benefits here.

Learn About Vornado Air Circulators

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Unlike typical electric fans, Vornado air circulators don't just blow air.  Instead, they utilize exclusive Vortex Technology to provide whole-room air circulation.  Learn more about Vornado air circulators here.

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