August 10, 2020
Good lighting can make the difference between a room that is pleasant and inviting or one where the light is too bright or where shadowy pockets exist, making it dark and dingy. A properly lit room often has several layers of lighting that homeowners can use for different purposes. An under cabinet lighting system is one way to add a layer of light to a kitchen, craft room or any other area of your home that may have dark areas due to cabinets or shelving.
July 5, 2020
Track lighting systems are often used over kitchen islands, in bathrooms, hallways or living rooms with high ceilings where traditional lighting is inefficient. Flexible track lighting allows for numerous configurations to make the lighting system meet your needs and to create the look and feel you want.
November 21, 2019
In the last 40 years, ceiling fan controls have evolved from simple pull chains to bulky clickers with basic functions to state-of-the-art wall controls packed with smart features that increase home safety and lower energy use. The DIY experts here at Del Mar Fans & Lighting put together a how-to video on the Casablanca Inteli-Touch wall control install that is easy to follow, whether you are a ceiling fan novice or expert.
July 1, 2013
During the summer, people residing in older homes with low-profile ceilings are more likely to feel rising temperatures because the low structures trap heat. Installing a low-profile ceiling fan like the Minka Aire Concept II  is a great way to combat the summertime heat. We at Del Mar Fans & Lighting made a Minka Aire Concept II ceiling fan install how-to video so our customers can see how to easily assemble and install this hugger fan in their own homes.
December 1, 2012
A tropical getaway in the comfort and privacy of your home is just a few clicks away with a Fanimation Islander fan. Fanimation Islander fans add an exotic feel to indoor and outdoor spaces with a wide range of tropical fan blades. At Del Mar Fans & Lighting, we aim to inspire our customers to create their own tropical getaway in the comfort of their homes with our Fanimation Islander ceiling fan installation video.
November 1, 2012
Remodeling your home can be an overwhelming task. You’ll find yourself asking many questions during the process, like what are the best color palettes, furnishings, and types of lighting for a room? These are important questions that can be answered by adding a new ceiling fan to a room, such as the Casablanca Stealth ceiling fan. These sleek, modern-looking fans are a great way to update the look and feel of any room in your home.
October 26, 2012
There is nothing exciting about reading a 17-page ceiling fan installation manual. Fortunately, the Hunter Fan Co allowed us to skip a few pages by creating Hunter 5-Minute Fans, which are 90% pre-assembled by the manufacturer. As the name aptly suggests, these ceiling fans are quick and easy to install on standard, low-profile, and sloped ceilings.
October 18, 2012
Finding a smart, stylish ceiling fan for a small space, such as a laundry room or walk-in closet, can be a trying task, but certainly not impossible. The Casablanca Wailea outdoor ceiling fan is designed for small, damp indoor and outdoor spaces, and like all ceiling fans created by the Casablanca Fan Company, they're pretty fashionable to boot. Del Mar Fans & Lighting has put together several ceiling fan installation guides, including this step-by-step video and guide for installing a Casablanca Wailea ceiling fan.
October 15, 2012
No matter where you live in the country, it seems like each summer season ushers new, record-breaking heat temperatures, along with the electric hum of air conditioning units. You can prepare for the heat and humidity by installing a new ceiling fan from the Casablanca Isotope Collection. We at Del Mar Fans & Lighting show you just how easy it is to install a Casablanca Isotope ceiling fan.
August 8, 2012
A unique ceiling fan, like the sleek Fanimation Zonix ceiling fan, is a great way to tie together a newly-renovated space. Fanimation ceiling fans are renowned for their cutting-edge, modern ceiling fan designs, and the Zonix Collection is no exception. Del Mar Fans & Lighting is committed to helping our customers fully enjoy their ceiling fans, which is why we’ve created several handy step-by-step ceiling fan installation guides, including the video below for the Fanimation Zonix ceiling fan!