Can ceiling fan mount on false ceiling?
Also asked, can install ceiling fan on false ceiling?
If that doesn't sound claustrophobic, consider the implications; you won't be allowed to install a ceiling fan off a false ceiling in a HDB flat as it'd be too close to the ground (there is a minimum clearance requirement of 2.4m from the lowest part of the fan to the ground).
Similarly, how much do I charge to install a ceiling fan? The average cost of ceiling fan installation is $75 to $150 with most homeowners spending around $150 to $350 for both parts and labor. Hiring a handyman to install your ceiling fan will cost $50 to $75 per hour and typically take 1.5 to 2 hours.
Hereof, where should a ceiling fan be placed?
- Place the fan as close to the center of the room as possible.
- The blades of your fan should be at least 18 inches from the nearest walls.
- The optimal height from the floor for your fan depends on the height of your ceiling.
- Fans should never be hung lower than 7 feet from the ground.
Do you need an electrician to install a ceiling fan?
If you have a light fixture in the place you'd like to install a fan, a few upgrades to support the weight of the fan and install appropriate switches are all that's needed to make the conversion. Since new wiring and a switch are required to install a ceiling fan, it's a job for a licensed electrician.