Installing-a-ceiling-fan-with-light, watch video of this step. replacing a room’s chandelier or ceiling fixture with a ceiling fan that includes its own light fixture is an easy diy project for anyone comfortable with basic electrical improvements.. Always check the angle of your ceiling before installing a downrod. ceilings with steep angles will need a special downrod. using a flat surface, such as a table or floor, slip the canopy onto the downrod and run the main wires through. insert the clevis and cotter pins to the downrod, so that it connects to the fan's base., installing a light kit on a ceiling fan some ceiling fans are installed without lights, although after-market kits to add lighting can be installed later. if your ceiling fan is capable of mounting lights, there is a housing underneath the motor that has the wiring and the screw holes for mounting a light kit..
Step by step instructions for assembling and installing a ceiling fan with light kit. in this video i remove and old ceiling fan and replace it with a new hampton bay ceiling fan with light kit ..., wiring ceiling fan and light with one switch this method allows you to turn on the fan and the light from one single wall switch, cutting out the necessity to use the pull chain every time you want to adjust the fan. connect the green/copper wires together. connect white wires together..
Determine whether the bottom of your ceiling fan has a housing cap. this is the area at the center of a ceiling fan where an optional light assembly will go. unscrew any screws in this area and pull off any decorative plates or covers that are concealing light attachment points and wires., the basic installation of a ceiling fan is no different from that of a standard light fixture. use wire nuts to attach the fan’s black or colored wire and white wire to matching wires in the ceiling box. if the wiring has a green ground wire, attach it to the green or bare wire in the box..
The ceiling fan you install should be the right size for the room: rooms that measure about 75 square feet need a fan with a 29- to 36-inch blade diameter., attach the ceiling fan's light kit wiring to the wiring harness hanging beneath the fan motor. mount the light kit to the motor by tightening the mounting screws. install the lamp globes and light...