Outdoor Ceiling Fans
Learn More About Outdoor Ceiling Fans
Outdoor ceiling fans are the perfect way to keep any patio cool and comfortable, even in the hot summer months. PatioLiving offers products from dozens of popular brands and a range of colors, types, and styles to coordinate with any outdoor aesthetic. These products can be described as mechanical fans that are affixed to a supported, overhead structure and hard wired into a building’s electric circuit. Rotating paddles of varying lengths are electrically powered and rotated to circulate the air and create a cooling breeze in the direct surrounding area. The paddles are angled to direct the flow of air downward. Our inventory includes a wide variety of ceiling fan types and styles, with products engineered from materials including wood, plastic and metal. Select ceiling fans are highly decorative, while other are sleek and simple for an unobtrusive appearance. The are typically positioned over a dining table or lounge set to provide a nice, cool breeze for your guests. No matter where you call home, fans bring year-round comfort and unique style to an outdoor environment.
Benefits of Outdoor Ceiling Fans
Patio ceiling fans make any patio more comfortable, without taking up valuable floor space or detracting from the overall aesthetic of your outdoor furniture arrangement. Many ceiling fans include an outdoor overhead light at the hub, to cast general ambient light on any deck or patio after dark. The fan blades efficiently circulate the air in a defined radius to create a more cooled environment and are much more energy efficient than air conditioners or other cooling methods. These fans will not be an obstruction in your outdoor space and don’t require long extension cords that could easily be tripped over. Many outdoor ceiling fans are also highly decorative and include intricate details in their design that can add to the look of any exterior.
Different Styles, Types and Materials of Outdoor Ceiling Fans
Traditional patio ceiling fans include a center flush-mounted hub or rod and rotating blades that sit parallel to the ceiling and ground and extend from the center component. Other types of ceiling fans are comprised of multiple smaller fans all fixed to poles that extend from the center hub or rod. These types of ceiling fans typically have a sleek and modern appearance and are a perfect option for cooling a larger sized area and in commercial settings. Fans are crafted from materials including bronze, nickel, aluminum, wood, and plastic. The full range of colors and finishes are available, including matte and galvanized fans.
Decorating with Outdoor Ceiling Fans
From highly decorative to pared-down fan models, our diverse range of patio ceiling fans run the gamut of styles and designs. Clean-lined, contemporary fans are the perfect option when an unobtrusive appearance is preferred that won’t distract from the look of other patio furniture and decor pieces. Highly decorative products can be the crowning element of your outdoor living space. Fans with decorative blades include detailed wood styles and palm-blade models that instantly lend a dose of tropical flair to your patio. Fans are typically hard-wired into the circuit of your home and must be securely attached to a ceiling or overhang to function correctly. Many outdoor ceiling fans are designed to elevate the look and feel of your deck or patio. Select fans from PatioLiving include a light fixtures at their center to illuminate your space at nighttime.