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How To Wire A Light, Ceiling Fan - If you do now not have get entry to to paintings above the ceiling, you could deploy an increasing steel brace from below to help the ceiling field and fan. First, remove the prevailing box, then insert the brace up thru the hollow and cozy it in role by ratcheting the mechanism into place. As the ratchet is became from beneath, palms on the brace enlarge until they contact the ceiling joists on each sides of the hollow (picture three demonstration). The spikes on the hands anchor securely into the wood. Some braces are to be had with a ceiling container attached, or you may connect the present ceiling field to the brace. Prior to installing a new wall transfer in your unit, recheck the existing transfer wiring with a circuit tester to ensure the power is off. Deploy the fan control switch in step with the manufacturer’s instructions.
Attach a blade mounting bracket to every fan blade and then connect those brackets to the rotating bezel below the fan motor. Be sure all the mounting screws are tight; unfastened blades will purpose the fan to wobble when running. The larger the room, the bigger the fan. Degree the longest wall within the room. If it is much less than 12 ft, you'll want a fan that is 36-inches in diameter. If the longest wall is 12 to 15 ft, get a forty two-inch fan. Something over 15 ft, you will want a fifty two-inch fan.
Because mounting a fan too close to the ceiling restricts air stream, an extension rod of any period is normally endorsed. In case you use an extension rod to droop the fan, temporarily tape the ends of the fan motor wiring together and pull the wiring thru the rod. Attach the rod to the fan motor, and secure the ball mount on the higher end of the rod. This method additionally may be used to mount a fan on a ceiling in which no electric fixture turned into formerly mounted. After a hollow is reduce within the ceiling, electric wiring is routed to the hole from a handy nearby junction container, then the brace and a new ceiling box are installed as described above.