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Basics
Basics
Ceiling Fan and Lighting Basics
Are you lost when it comes to effectively cooling and lighting your home? Become a home improvement expert with Del Mar Fans & Lighting’s ceiling fan and lighting basics. Discover how a ceiling fan works, learn what to consider when buying new ceiling fans online, and find out which tools to have handy when installing a ceiling fan. Determine the right amount of lighting for a space, master different lighting techniques to enhance the look and feel of any room, and find out which light fixtures provide the best general, task, or accent lighting. We provide you with the right foundation to cool and illuminate your home.
Decor
Decor
Lighting Decor
Bring to light your home’s best assets with Del Mar Design’s décor guides and lookbooks. From classic to contemporary and from tropical to Tuscan, we help you envision and achieve the right look and feel for your home, office, or business. Discover the latest trends in ceiling fans, lighting, and home décor. Enhance the feel of a rich, eclectic Old World home with Tiffany-inspired ceiling fans. Heighten the look of a bedroom with dramatic, crystal-studded chandelier lighting. Learn how coordinate a new ceiling fan and home lighting fixture with existing home furnishings and hardware to create a harmonious design. We supply the inspiration, you make it happen!
DIY
DIY
Ceiling Fan DIY
Cut out the middleman, roll up your sleeves, and transform your home with Del Mar Fans’ do-it-yourself guides and videos. Upgrade an outdated ceiling fan with just a few brush strokes. Turn a set of old fan blades into a decorative dragonfly for the garden. Illuminate a summer evening with delicate lanterns made from recycles tin cans. Add a country chic touch to a kitchen with a Mason jar chandelier – without the hefty price tag. Top your favorite light fixture with paper lampshades. Fuel your imagination with our creative tutorials!
Installs
Installs
Ceiling Fan Installs
Learn how to install a new ceiling fan or new lighting fixture with Del Mar Fans & Lighting’s step-by-step guidance. Confirm you have the right tools for any ceiling fan and lighting installation. Determine what type of application best suits your home’s structure. See how to install a new ceiling fan box, how wire a ceiling fan with light, and how to wire a ceiling fan switch. View how to install a pendant light, how to install under cabinet lighting, and how to install a dimmer switch. Our installation articles and videos help you navigate any home improvement project.
FB ImageJerome Balsis
How do u pull off light cover to change bulb for a hampton bay dual fan
March 17, 2014 at 9:18 am
FB ImageDel Mar Fans & Lighting
Hello Jerome, Most glass light cover twist off by applying gentle pressure up then turning clockwise. We are not 100% sure though as we do not sell Hampton Bay ceiling fans.
March 27, 2014 at 9:22 am