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Talking Fans: Part II

Last week we looked at the continuing popularity of fans and their role in cooling, and indeed warming, our homes, including in conjunction with air conditioning. This time, we’ll examine fan controls, sizes, materials and blade numbers as well as where to put you fan.

Talking Fans: Part I

The ceiling fan— a child of the Industrial Revolution—is still one of the most sensible solutions to home comfort despite a virtual revolution in the world of home appliances.

How to properly light a room

Proper lighting is essential for any home. Without it, there would be no colour and when there isn’t enough, it dampens the energy of a room and can literally bring you down.

The coolest fans you’ll never hear

Ceiling fans have not, in the main, been a source of aesthetic pleasure in homes or business premises in the past. But an Australia-based team of Swiss-German engineers has turned that thinking on its head with Aeratron’s AE series.

Why you need fans even if you have air conditioners

Do you use your ceiling fans alone until it gets too hot and then turn on your air conditioner and turn the fans off? That's a big mistake. Here's why.

7 things you (probably) didn’t know about ceiling fans

Ceiling fans are a great addition to any home here in sunny Queensland so here’s 7 things you need to know when it comes to fans in your spaces.

Light up your summer day or night

When you think about lighting to enhance your home you probably think of the interior only. But that can be just half the story – if first impressions count then exterior lighting can give your home the wow factor by the bucket load.

How pendant lighting will help you nail your look

Light are, of course, a lot more than a source of illumination. We want our homes and the spaces within them to represent us, our taste, style and aesthetics - and lighting can play a huge part in t... Read More

Ceiling Fans - Are You Ready For Summer

Ceiling fans are a fine option for providing a space with cool breeze, especially during the warmer months. However, cooling is not a fan’s only use; a well-designed ceiling fan can not only serve a... Read More

Four tips for Interior Lighting

Add to the overall design of a space by mixing it up with both floor and table lighting. Multiple light sources can enhance a room's ambience and mood, while a tall floor lamp teamed with table lamps ... Read More