Outdoor Ceiling Fans
When the days are hot and there's no cooling breeze in sight, outdoor ceiling fans will come to the rescue. With an outdoor patio fan in place, there is no need to wait for the weather to change in order to enjoy a cooling breeze in your outdoor living area. Plus, outdoor fans come in a wide range of styles, from sleek and modern to distinctively tropical to traditional elegance.
Where Outdoor Fans Work Best
Almost anywhere, depending on the type of conditions for which the fan is rated. Ceiling fans that are damp rated can be safely installed in any fully covered and protected outdoor location, notably covered porches (with outdoor hugger fans working best in covered porches that have low ceilings). If a fan is wet rated, it can pretty much anywhere, which especially useful in patios with open arbors or pergolas and gazebos.
Other Great Options
Many of the fans from The Modern Fan Company and Monte Carlo are able to be used outdoors. Be certain to make sure the fan is UL Listed for appropriate outdoor use. has a Decorate with outdoor furniture and give yourself more reasons to lounge outside long after the sun has set. Be sure to check out the selection of contemporary and modern ceiling fans for indoor use as well.