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Ceiling Fan Buying Guide For Kichler Lighting

Use this guide to familiarize yourself with Kichler ceiling fans and how to find the best one for your home.

Amanda Scott
Amanda Scott
Living room, gray couch, large window, ceiling fan with 3 blades.

A Kichler ceiling fan can add elements of style and efficiency to nearly any space. Choosing the right type and size fan is essential to its effectiveness. Use this guide to determine which fan is best for your space.

Indoor Fans

Wood and gold 3 blade ceiling fan, blue couch.
  • Wider variety
  • Multiple finishes and styles
  • Base size on room's square footage

Outdoor Fans

Outdoor tropical patio with a nautical style ceiling fan.
  • UL listed for damp or wet
  • Can be installed both indoors and outdoors

Ceiling Fan Sizing

Graph showing room square footage and blade span.

Measure the square footage of the room and then use that to determine what blade span (fan diameter) you would need.

Downrod Length

Graph showing ceiling height and appropriate downrod length.

Measure the height of your ceilings to determine the necessary length of your downrods.

Motor Type

Electricity bolt.

Motor type will determine the amount of energy is used and the cost of the motor.

AC Motor

  • Alternating Current electric motor
  • More common ceiling fan motor type
  • Initial costs more affordable

DC Motor

  • Direct Current electric motor
  • Operates at a cooler temperature
  • Weighs Less
  • Virtually silent operation
  • Easier installation
  • Lifetime energy costs lower

Other Features to Consider

ENERGY STAR

Energy Star Logo
  • Energy efficient
  • Saves you money and energy
  • Look for the ENERGY STAR label

Controller Included

Remote control and 5 different ceiling fan styles and finishes.
  • More convenient
  • Wall or remote options
  • Control your fan in a multitude of ways

Light Kit Included

Three fans with light kits included. Living room and front porch.
  • Enjoy a fan and overhead lighting
  • Ambient and down lighting available
  • Great for bedrooms

Shop Products

Colerne 52" 5 Blade Indoor Ceiling Fan with Blades and Wall Control
Starting at $549.95
Available in 2 Finishes
60" Motu Indoor Ceiling Fan with Blades, Downrod and Wall Control
Starting at $314.95
Available in 2 Finishes
Ridley II 52" LED Indoor Ceiling Fan with Wall Control
Starting at $564.95
Available in 4 Finishes
Spyn 52" LED Indoor Ceiling Fan with Wall Control
Starting at $349.95
Available in 3 Finishes
Leeds 52" Indoor Ceiling Fan with Blades, LED Light and Wall Control
Starting at $454.99
Available in 3 Finishes
Volos 48" 3 Blade Hugger Indoor Ceiling Fan - Wall Control Included
Starting at $279.95
Available in 4 Finishes
Incus 56" 3 Blade Indoor Ceiling Fan with Blades, LED Light Kit and Wall Control
Starting at $484.95
Available in 2 Finishes
Rana 60" LED Outdoor Ceiling Fan with Wall Control
Starting at $399.95
Available in 2 Finishes
Ried 56" 3 Blade Indoor / Outdoor Ceiling Fan with Wall Control
Starting at $399.95
Available in 2 Finishes
Lehr 80" Indoor / Outdoor Ceiling Fan with Blades and Remote Control
Starting at $859.99
Available in 2 Finishes
Ahrendale 60" Indoor / Outdoor Ceiling Fan with Blades, LED Light Kit and Wall Control
Starting at $145.00
Available in 3 Finishes