I recently had to help a client choose ceiling fans for 3 different rooms. She asked me what sizes would be ideal, and I thought this might be great info to have handy. Here you go… I’ve even listed some of my favs.
Ceiling Fan Width/Downrod Guides
Top 10: Well Designed Fans
• Blow Ceiling Fan — floppy blades!
• Modern Fan Co. (One brand, lots of fans, all modern.) Available at DWR andylighting.
• Artemis from Minka Aire (pictured above.) We found the best price at Lamps Plus.
• Harbor Breeze Ceiling Fan from Lowes (Black makes it the good kind of generic.)
• Industrial Style Cool Titanium and Brushed Steel.
• 36″ Matthews Duplo Dinamico Bronze Metal Standard: Dual fan, retro cool.
• Minka Aire Como: Big, but fairly simple.
• Minka Aire Flyte: Deco Style.
• For the modern adobe (or craftsman): Casa Surveyor.
• Universal Fan Remote Control
credit: Apartment Therapy