You finally have chosen the trendy ceiling fans as per the colour and style that you want. The question now is how to accomplish the installation job of a ceiling fan? Installing this type of apparatus is quite easy and anybody with some common know-how can very easily accomplish it within a few minutes with the following things placed handy-
Before you make a beginning, just double check to ensure that you have all the necessary tools and equipments to get the job done in a right manner. You will be in need of the apparatus and its parts that come with the box. And to assemble these parts, you will be in need of-
- Wire tester
- Wire cutters
- Goggles &
By having all these necessary tools ready at hand, you will save your valuable time, and avoid the frustration that you may have while not finding the one at the time of need.
Before you start working, you must read each and every instruction written on the box. Since these products are usually utilized to replace or update the older ones, all the wiring must also be renewed for extra safety. If you are working on a new installation in a non-wired spot and do not have an about wiring, then please don’t hesitate in consulting a professional. One thing that you should always do before doing any wiring job or installation is ensuring the main power switch is off and no one is going to turn it back until you accomplish the job.
Measure twice cut once!
After the power switch is off, and you are fully sure no one is there to turn it back on, you require to remove the existing fixture. So many times, this can simply be done by unscrewing some already fixed screws and displacing the wires. Next, you need to take measurement and cut the perfect size hole. If you don’t take a perfect measurement, there are chances you may make various cuts in the newly purchased wire. More than one cut in the wire can lead to insecurity issues.
Install New electrical box
Now it’s time to open the newly purchased box and start working accordingly. Follow the instructions carefully and keep someone close to assist you during the installation procedure. Installing ceiling fans for houses is not a very tough job and doing it by yourself, you can save a good amount of money. After fixing the apparatuses, just power on the switch for a moment only and check what happens. If the device shows any movement in the right direction, then think you have done the job in a perfect manner. After that, you can power on the switch for longer duration as per your requirement.