Video: Your Ceiling Fan Can Keep You Warm This Winter - Bob Vila

Video: Your Ceiling Fan Can Keep You Warm This Winter

Did you know that your ceiling fan can work year-round to maintain optimum indoor temperatures?

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Ceiling fans: They’re not just for summer anymore. The fact is, these trusty cooling machines can also be used to warm a room. In the summer, a ceiling fan rotates in a counterclockwise direction to push cool air down into the home, kicking up a refreshing breeze. As outdoor temperatures drop, homeowners can switch the direction of their fan blades to move warm air from the ceiling down toward the floors. Curious about how it all works? Watch our video to learn more.

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