21 Nov 2018

Question: Does Ceiling Fan Direction Really Matter?

You are here for one reason, and one reason alone: you want to know if your ceiling fan direction really matters. Well, you have come to the right place! The direction your ceiling fan spins is incredibly
15 Nov 2018

Frequently Asked Questions about Ceiling Fans

Ceiling fans are the underdog of the cooling solutions world, as they are seen as traditional and less modern than their power-hungry successors. What many people forget, though, is that ceiling fans are the perfect budget-friendly, eco-friendly
26 Oct 2018

Why You Should Invest in Solent Ceiling Fans

Not all ceiling fans are created equal – some providers simply carry superior stock to others. We don’t want to overshadow the competition, but Solent Trading offers some seriously stylish and efficient cooling solutions that will serve
17 Oct 2018

5 Ways Ceiling Fans and Aircons Can Work Together

Ceiling fans and aircons have long been viewed as competitors in the cooling solutions industry, but would you believe that the two actually work more effectively and efficiently when used in conjunction? To increase the cooling of
26 Sep 2018

A Brief History of Ceiling Fans

Ceiling fans have fallen in and out of favour over the years, but in the nearly 150 years since their inception, ceiling fans still make up a large portion of the cooling solutions market. This humble invention
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.