15 Sep 2018

Everything You Need to Know About Ceiling Fans

The humble ceiling fan as we know it has been helping keep homes cool for almost 150 years and it is not going anywhere. Whilst air-conditioning is a strong contender, nothing quite beats the calming, efficient nature
5 Apr 2018

Buying Ceiling Fans Online in South Africa

Buying any house-hold item online in South Africa can be a daunting task for most people. But at Solent Fans located in Durban North, we pride ourselves on providing a secure experience online for our customers to
6 Mar 2018

Fans for Sale Online in Durban

At Solent Fans located in Durban North, we pride ourselves on providing a superior product and service. With door to door deliveries all over South Africa. We specialize in quality fans, ceiling fans, fans with light etc
20 Dec 2017

Repurposed Ceiling Fan Blade Angels

Did you know that you can make really cool angels from old repurposed ceiling fan blades? Here’s some easy tips on how to pull this off: Cut off the tips of the ceiling fan blade so that
22 Nov 2017

Get Your Ceiling Fan Summer Ready!

Ceiling fans are a must have for every home, restaurant and office in summer. The weather can get real harsh and having your ceiling fan in pristine working condition should be high on your list of priorities.
9 Oct 2017

Buy Fans Online in South Africa?

Now that’s COOL! The Solent Trading family is super proud to announce that our COOL new website has been launched and is now live! Remaining true to our recognisable brand, with a whole new look and feel,
2 Oct 2017

Spring Cleaning? Don’t Forget to Give Your Ceiling Fans Some Attention

If you have ceiling fans in your home, chances are they have been rarely used (if at all) over the long winter. But with the weather growing warmer by the day, now is the perfect time to
30 Jun 2017

How to Get the Most Out of Your Household Fan

  If you think household fans are ineffective and expensive to use, think again! Fans are a great way to cool down and get the air in your home moving. From floor standing fans, wall fans to
20 Apr 2017

Add a fan and improve your level of comfort

Fans play a major role in regulating the temperature of a room, offering a cooling effect and increasing ventilation. However with all the various options available these days, finding the right fan for your needs can sometimes
31 Mar 2017


The colour for the year 2017 is GREENERY! Why does this not surprise us? Green speaks to what we call the “re” words – regenerate, refresh, revitalise & renew. Solent acknowledges that we are living in a