Why We Love 72" Ceiling Fans
In any space requiring a fan to move a lot of air, why not look to a ceiling fan with a large blade span? Fans with blade spans of 72 or more have the ability to move a significant amount of air in a room, while remaining efficient and helping you save on your electricity bill. Browse through this selection of large, 72-inch ceiling fans to find the perfect fit for your home.
Where 72" Ceiling Fans Work Best
Indoors or out, big ceiling fans are a welcomed addition. While they are able to move a lot of air, they also bring a big stylish impact to open rooms. Great rooms, as well as large living rooms, benefit from a ceiling fan with a 72" blade span as the focal point of the room. And large ceiling fans with lights allow for the addition of illumination in these spaces. Outdoors, wet and damp rated 72" ceiling fans help create the ideal outdoor living area under covered decks and patios. Double check the fan's UL Rating to make certain it is safe for exterior use. And don't forget about ceiling fans for commercial locations -- large fans like this assortment of 72" ceiling fans are perfect for large restaurants, gymnasiums and warehouses. In any place you need big style and a lot of air movement, look to any of these ceiling fans.
A 72-Inch Fan Ideas for Every Style
Ceiling fans have an understated ability to fit in a variety of interior styles. Be that a home following traditional decoration or a commercial location surrounding itself with modern implements, a large-diameter fan has no problem working itself in. Spaces encompassed with classic colors and finishes of lighting will benefit from the large fans by Emerson Fans or Monte Carlo's traditional options. Hunter offers a variety of striking 72-inch fan that intoduce a noticeable industrial look to your home. Hunter Fans are also a great companion to commercial locations like gyms and warehouses. Finally, look to the Xtreme Ceiling Fan by Minka Aire for a clean-lined, contemporary design.
How to Choose the Best 72-Inch Ceiling Fan
With as large of a diameter as a 72-inch fan is, you'll need to carefully consider where you are placing this fan. A fan this large requires plenty of room to stretch and move air around the room, so be sure you have plenty of real estate on your ceiling. If the fan is needed for outdoor spaces, you'll need to check its UL rating to be sure it is listed for safe outdoor use in spaces where water is bound to be present from rain, snow or the garden hose. With a size and destination in mind, you can then refine your options by colors, finishes and important design features. Lastly, if you are opting for a 72" ceiling fan with lights, look to the fans lumen scale to identify just how bright its light kit will be. If you have any questions about the 72-inch diameter ceiling fans featured here, please call our fan experts at 877.445.4486.
While this assortment includes fans with a blade span of 72", you may want to see the collection of large ceiling fans for more options that aren't as expansive. Finally, if you are having trouble figuring out the right size for your rooms, take a look at our ceiling fan size guide for a room-by-room comparison.