How do you install a J hook ceiling fan?
Besides, can I install a ceiling fan where a light fixture is?
Ceiling Fan Overview The best news: Replacing an existing light fixture with a fan is a simple, one-day task since the wiring is already in place. However—and this is very important—you can't just hang the fan from the existing electrical box.
Also, do you need an electrician to install a ceiling fan? Explanation: Any one can install a fan in a rated box. You need a licensed electrician to install wiring. Explanation: replacing a ceiling fan can be done without an electrician as nothing will be changed in the branch circuit.
Likewise, people ask, how much does it cost to have someone 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.
Can my ceiling support a fan?
Support Requirements The National Electric Code requires that all fans 35 pounds and over must be supported with an outlet box or outlet box system that is listed for ceiling fan support. The manufacturer must have marked the outlet box system to indicate that it is acceptable for ceiling fan installations.