Since Houston has such a warm climate, we tend to have ceiling fans in most every room of our homes.
Typical ceiling fans that I see 90% of the time have either oak or white blades and four light bulbs covered with glass shades or a glass bowl.
Basic and very boring.
A friend of mine insists that all ceiling fans should be white in an attempt to blend in with the ceiling, but I disagree.
I believe that ceiling fans can be interesting and beautiful enough to be a focal point in a room.
Here are a few ceiling fans for you to consider when decorating your home.
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Two Bladed Ceiling Fans
Since most ceiling fans come with 5 blades, a 2 bladed ceiling fan will definitely become a focal point.
Pay attention to the airflow produced by 2 bladed ceiling fans and compare them with traditional ceiling fans before deciding if that fan is right for your home.
Double Headed Ceiling Fans
For a modern retro look, consider using a double headed ceiling fan.
Double headed ceiling fans come in different colored metals and will feature a caged or uncaged blade design.
You can find them looking industrial with metal blades, but you can also find some with a residential touch having wood blades.
They come in many different shapes and sizes.
Some blades fold over on themselves while others fold down like a flower closing its petals.
The only word that comes to mind that can describe them is sculptural.