Insider Tips

Difference between AC and DC motor ceiling fans. (Which is better?)

Right now in Singapore market there are AC and DC motor ceiling fans available. Most of our customers only know to find DC fan because they either heard it from friends, family members or even sales staff that DC fan is more energy efficient/saving. But due to the price range they contemplate whether if DC fan is really worth the price. But first we will talk about AC motor ceiling fans, they are our run of the mill ceiling fans since back in the days. • Usually cheaper  (Normal design range)• Flexible accessories (Wall, remote control and pull switch) (Depend on model) • Their...

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Ceiling Fan Foward & Reverse function

Recently there have been many customer coming over to our shop looking for fan that carry reverse function. When we ask them why they are looking for such function in Singapore where our climate are hot and humid, they just say that they saw on the internet or salesman from other shop told them it good to have when using air-con for circulation. Please don't be fooled, there is no reason for fan in Singapore to have this function as our weather are always hot or warm, those function are meant for country that have winter to avoid cold air to...

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Steps to cleaning your ceiling fan blades

It's been a while since you stop for a moment to take a look and you realised you have neglected your ceiling fan long enough. Dust bunnies and spiderwebs are starting to gather on, in and around your ceiling fan blades and you would really hate your relatives to judge your level of laziness basing on that. So you strap on your cleaning gear, dig out that ladder from the storeroom (which also needs some dusting) and pause... because you don't know the first thing about cleaning ceiling fans.   Well, read on. Because we are here to your rescue!...

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How to care for your ceiling fans (Part 2)

For those who have missed out on How to Care for your Ceiling Fans (Part 1), please click here.  Alrighty, picking up from where we last left off, here are a few more tips on keeping your ceiling fans at its best.  TIP 4: Keep all documents related to your fans   Actually, this applies to all home furnitures. Be it credit card receipts, invoice slips or instruction manuals, (be kiasu a bit and) KEEP THEM ALL. Different companies file and keep track of their business transactions differently, so a warranty card would rarely suffice in tracing purchase details. Retaining...

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Caring for your fan (Part 1)

S&B Mercury 48" in Black It is safe to say that Singaporeans do not know how to take care of their ceiling fans. They bought fans with knowledge they have researched online or from word-of-mouth, which usually concluded in them getting popular brands such as KDK, Fanco and Alpha. If all products now are made in China, why do the quality differs between brands?  Actually, there isn't much difference between brands product quality BUT, we as the consumers (or rather, the owners of our fans) can make a huge difference... Simply by knowing how to take care of our fans. ...

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