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
28 Nov 2016

Why to Buy an Energy Efficient Ceiling Fan

Drop some degrees on your porch & boost its style, with an energy-efficient ceiling fan! Ceiling fans have been around for centuries. Savvy homeowners use the ceiling fan in every room imaginable. They like the looks, as
6 Oct 2016

Promo Show – Solent

13 Sep 2016

Ceiling Fan Features & Benefits

There are many benefits when including Solent ceiling fans to your homes décor that go beyond cooling off a room. Using ceiling fans throughout the home greatly reduces energy costs and it adds to a home’s character.
23 Aug 2016

Ceiling Fan Glossary of Terms

To ensure that you never get bowled over by technical jargon while shopping for a ceiling fan, we have complied a complete list of all the terms that you should familiarise yourself with before you go shopping
13 Jul 2016

Edition 6 – Choosing correct size & ceiling fan quality

What size fan to purchase You need to choose the right size fan for a room to get optimum comfort. Solent recommends the following rule of thumb: For Rooms Up To Fan Blade Sweep 9 sq metres