I want to install a ceiling fan in a room with existing wiring.
Ceiling fans usually come with three speeds, on/off and reverse. Are there
fans available which use a wireless remote for changing speeds, on/off and
reverse? If so, where can I find one of these?
For posterities sake, I found a website that had a lot of really helpful
stuff on it. http://www.dansfancity.com/techhelp/techsupp.htm
I apologize if shamless plugging isn't allowed.. But it was a great
website... and why isn't there a darned industry standard for wiring three
Ignoring the ground, there are three places you can attach wires
to a SPDT switch, two of which are functionally identical.
If you need an "industry standard" to figure
that out, you've got no business touching tools.
Probably every fan manufacturer makes models with remotes or remote kits.
You can go to lighting stores or Home Depot to find such fans. The best fans
I've installed are made by Casablanca. Their intellitouch series are well
balanced and silent and they make models that use remotes. They are, however
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