• by Havells India
  • July 10, 2018
  • Fans

Types of Fans for Residential Use in India

Fans make the most commonly used cooling appliance across the world. A mechanical fan, essentially, comprises a rotating arrangement of blades which circulate the air in a room, while keeping the humidity level in check. Though most fans are powered by electric motors, the other possible sources of power are hydraulic motors, handcranks, internal combustion engines, and solar power. At present, there are many types of fans available in the market. Considering your requirements like area of operation, functionality, decorative purpose or basic use, you can choose from a wide range of fans. So, let’s check out the various types of fans available in India.

Table Fan

Table Fan, as the name suggests, is a small and compact fan that can be kept on a table, desk, countertop or any other sturdy platform. These fans work efficiently in smaller areas, and are convenient and portable. Table fans deliver amazing spot circulation, and can be kept stationary or oscillating as per the requirement. Since these fans are light weight and portable, you can use them almost everywhere. Table fans, today, are available in a range of sizes, colors and designs.

Personal Fans

Often found in a box-shape, Personal Fans are incredibly versatile and portable. You can use them as a floor fan, table fan, window fan and a wall mounted fan as well. Most of these fans come with open slots situated at the back and front that allow air to be drawn in from one side and released on the other. The personal fans help in circulating indoor air and prevent it from getting stagnated. These can also be used to eliminate odors. Havells has a selection of personal fans in different sizes, colors and designs to match with the décor of your space.

Ceiling Mounting Fans

Ceiling Mounting Fans, as the name suggests, refer to the fans that can be mounted over the ceiling to ensure proper air circulation. These fans are often installed in cabins with low height ceiling or cramped spaces. The ceiling mounting fans are energy efficient, backed by powerful motors. They ensure maximum air delivery covering the best possible area of reach. Available in different sizes and styles, Ceiling Mounting Fans are great for smaller areas where possibility of installing other types of fans is negligible.

Wall Mount Fans

Wall Fans are great seeing that they don’t occupy any space, and can be used in residential, commercial and industrial settings. Their oscillating feature helps to provide maximum air delivery with wide area coverage. Whether you want to have location specific air movement or wider circulation in a given area, Wall Mount Fans are suitable to be installed in different areas with limited floor space, like lounges, seating areas, offices and such other places. Havells offers a stylish range of wall fans in various colors, sizes and designs, loaded with multiple user-friendly features. These fans are also available in remote control version.

Window Fans

Designed to be placed inside the window frame, Window fans are used to maintain comfortable temperatures and ensure ventilation within the installed area. These fans bring in fresh air and draw stale air out. Window fans are the best bet for humid rooms, where leaving a window open is not sufficient. Most of these fans have either one large fan, or two small fans mounted side by side. Window fans come with two or three speed options, and some are electrically reversible to facilitate switching between intake and exhaust modes. Window mount fans are ideal for places with a limited area/floor space.

Pedestal Fan

Pedestal Fans, also known as Stand-up Fans, are oscillating fans supported by an adjustable rod with a sturdy pedestal at the bottom. Since these fans are tall with an adjustable height feature, they are kept on the floor. Their oscillation feature enables air distribution in a wider area. Pedestal fans are highly efficient and can be used both indoors and outdoors. Available in many sizes, colors and designs, these fans are effective in circulating air in large rooms. In the present day, Pedestal Fans come with the option of remote control to carry out the required adjustments easily.

Floor Fans

Floor fans are the fans which are placed on the floor of a room for circulating air at the foot level. These powerful fans are suitable for areas where mounting a ceiling fan or wall fan is not possible. Since these are portable, you can place them in any corner of your room according to your convenience and requirement. Floor Fans are popular like ceiling fans, yet don’t require permanent installation. They come in many sizes, colors, shapes, and designs. Their compact design makes them ideal for cooling small personal spaces, warehouses, rooms that get humid, offices, and even for outdoor spaces like patio, balconies, and terraces.

Tower Fans

With a tall, tower-like design, Tower Fans are purposely designed to distribute the maximum amount of air while emitting no noise. Their sleek design makes them look stylish and attractive. Most tower fans come with an inbuilt air purifier, dehumidifier and also a detachable air filter that absorbs pollen and dust. Some of the latest ones also have remote controls for added convenience. Due to their slim and vertical design, Tower Fans occupy less space and are ideal for small and cramped spaces.

Misting Fans

Misting Fans refer to the fans that release a cool misty air which evaporates and creates a chilling breeze. These fans work by forcing tiny particles of water through misting nozzles at high pressure. With a fan behind the nozzle, a fine and cool mist is created which evaporates instantly, making the immediate area around turn cooler. These fans are available in various sizes, styles and designs. Misting Fans are ideal for outdoors, like backyards, patios, and athletic fields.

Exhaust Fans

Exhaust Fans ensure proper ventilation and air circulation, while keeping bad odors, moisture and unsafe fumes away from the area of installation. Given that kitchen and bathroom are the common places that contain moisture and odor, exhaust fans work efficiently to eliminate bad smell and moisture from these places. These fans help to keep the humidity levels in check, and also prevent the growth of mold spores. Available in premium, plastic and metal versions, Exhaust Fans come in many sizes, colors, styles and designs.

Ceiling Fans

Ceiling Fans are the most commonly used cooling appliance in any home across the country. The ceiling fans are available in many sizes, colors, designs and styles to complement the interiors of your room. These days, such fans come in bluetooth-enabled and remote controlled versions too. The ones with reversible blades are great given that they can be used in both summers and winters. Moreover, Ceiling Fans are available in various finishes, styles and colors to add in the aesthetics of any area. Explore the range of Ceiling Art Fans by Havells!

To Conclude

So, this is all about types of fans which are often used for household purposes. Being a premium brand in electrical products, Havells offers a wide range of fans including Ceiling Fans, Exhaust Fans, Personal Fans, Pedestal Fans, and many more. All of its fans are made with high-quality material, utilizing the latest technology, to offer amazing air delivery each time you turn them on. Loaded with all the requisite safety and user-friendly features, Havells range of stylish fans are worth experiencing!

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