I have a whole lot of investigate and setting up to do before I head to Florida this summertime and get started renovations. The initially detail we’re carrying out is upgrading some of the ceiling lovers.

I came to enjoy ceiling followers a long time ago when we owned houses in Las Vegas and the summer time warmth frequently crept into the 100s. Paired with air conditioning, they are a ought to for keeping snug throughout the working day. In Northern California, we’ve had no serious use for ceiling enthusiasts to aid with comfort, temperatures seldom arrive at the 90s even in summer months.

Now that I’ll be changing to Florida’s local climate, absolutely everyone insists that ceiling lovers are a should! Summer time warmth paired with superior humidity will be a manufacturer new expertise. My brother was also was a California resident all his existence right up until he moved his family to Savannah, Ga eight yrs in the past. He tells me to brace myself, the initial summer season is challenging, but just after that you acclimate. And definitely make absolutely sure you have fans!

I counted the variety of ceiling enthusiasts in the residence we just purchased and there are 10! Fortunately the dwelling has new A/C but ceiling followers are still a ought to in that part of the state so I’m changing most of them considering that they are previous and dated. I’m only eradicating the ones in the kitchen and bathrooms which seem a small unusual to me. If you caught the images I shared very last week you saw the bizarre coved florescent gentle as well as 1980s ceiling fan combo in individuals spaces that sparked a large amount of reviews.

This week we employed an electrician to eliminate the florescent cove fixtures and install compact recessed incandescent lights in their place. He will also substitute several of the ceiling followers all over the community spaces and bedrooms with much more modern day variations I’m buying for now.

Ceiling lovers have occur a long way! I recall when decades ago the options had been not so stylish, but it is a full new environment out there in ceiling enthusiast design and style, we now have so a lot of great alternatives. Some favorites underneath!

brass with whitewash blades


Warm Wooden

lovers that incorporate distinction or heat

weathered wooden

minka wood / matte white & wooden

maple LED / walnut & wooden



Sleek & Low Profile

when you don’t want your lover in the highlight

matte white


matte white with distant / black stain

brushed nickel / white 3 blade with gentle


Sophisticated Brass

for when you look for a contact of gold

white & brass fan

wooden with pure brass / satin brass with acrylic blades

monte carlo brass / black and brass


Vibrant & Fun

for when you want your enthusiast to be playful

orange blades

mint & oak (also in pink) / blue LED

navy LED (also environmentally friendly)  / mint LED (also grey)



for when you want circulation on your covered porch or patio or cabana

black multiblade

black outdoor (numerous colors) / weathered wood & brass

white & natural wood / burnished brass


Alternative Designs

for those people who really do not want to see common blades

curved propeller (also in silver)

semiflush white  /  black semi flush (also nickel)

warm brass semiflush mount (also black) / whitewashed