Ceiling fans are a great way to circulate in the air in a room which can help it to feel cool in the summer or circulate the warm air near the ceiling during the winter. They can also act as light fixtures helping to illuminate the room and make it feel like home. Below we've compiled a list of the best modern ceiling fans with lights to help you brighten up any room in your house while also helping facilitate healthy air circulation to keep you cool during the warm months and improve your home's heating efficiency when it gets cold.
The fans on the list were chosen for a variety of reasons and are intended to represent a wide array of sleek styles and options.
Essential features which were considered are:
Reversible motor: Whether it is automatic or manual, having the reversible function can help you to enjoy the best airflow throughout the year. Based on the seasons, you can reverse the rotation of blade to get warm or cold air, as needed.
LED lights: If you are looking for it in the contemporary style, then having an LED light at the center is essential. This adds to its utility as you do not have to buy another lamp for your room.
Speed control: Of course, having a speed controlling feature helps you to adjust it according to your own need. It generally comes with 3 types of speed – high, medium and low.
The 5 lighting fixtures on this list represent the best of the best in performance, and we're sure one or more of them will meet your needs.
The first ceiling fan in our roundup is the Westinghouse Comet, which features an understated yet modern design that will go well with almost any decor. This 52-inch indoor ventilator is intended for rooms of up to 400 square feet with standard 8-foot ceilings and comes with five reversible fan blades that are a dull matte black on one side to avoid drawing attention and a bold marble design that is sure to stand out on the reverse side.
The light fixture portion of these fans has a frosted glass cover to diffuse light gently from the included two 40 watt bulbs. The motor inside this ceiling fan runs very quietly and comes with a lifetime warranty. This particular ceiling fan comes not only in the matte black design but five other colors as well ranging from brushed pewter to pure white.
Next up is Hunter Watson 34 inch ceiling fan which boasts a Whisperwind motor enabling it to deliver powerful airflow while remaining nearly completely silent during operation. The quietness of these fans is further accentuated by its short 34 inch blades which not only offer a unique look to the fan, but their broadness also moves a considerable amount of air given how short they appear.
This model also comes with five reversible blades that are a darker walnut wood finish on one side, and a lighter cabin home finished on the opposite side. It comes with all the mounting hardware you will need including both 2 and 3-inch down rods ensuring you'll be able to get proper clearance from the ceiling when installing it. The cover for the lights on this fan features an ivory colored smoky glass to help diffuse light into the room and give it a warm color.
For those looking for in a modern and unique look for their ceiling fan, the Minka Aire Lightwave is a great option. This model is undoubtedly one of the best stylish ceiling fans with lights as it boasts a wide array of cutting-edge features that add a lot to its overall performance. The first thing you'll notice is its striking visual design with a minimalistic curvature and different high-pitch fan blades. The design of these twisted fan blades allows it to move over 5,000 cubic feet of air per minute while spinning at its top speed of 139 RPM.
Another modern feature of this fan is that it comes with a remote to control the three different fan speeds and a fully dimmable high efficiency LED bulb inside. Thanks to the LED light and this fan's unique blade design it offers incredible energy efficiency while looking amazing. The ceiling fan comes in five colors ranging from bronze to white and installed on either a 6 inch or four and a half inch down rod.
If you love the look of very short fan blades, then the Westinghouse Quince might be just the perfect thing for you. This fan features an array of six tightly-packed 24-inch reversible fan blades that are broad to move enough air to circulate a roughly 80 square foot room. The fan runs approximately 2000 cubic feet per minute of air using its 3-speed and reversible motor. This particular ceiling fan is available in three different designs including black, white, or chrome and each model comes with reversible blades that are darker on one side and lighter on the opposite side.
The last fan we will be taking a look at is the sleek Harbor Breeze Mazon 44-inch fan. This fan has an aesthetically pleasing three blade design with an all chrome body that lends it a very modern, almost futuristic, look. The 44-inch fan blades move up to 4,500 cubic feet per minute of air making it perfect for rooms of up to 100 square feet. This model also comes with a remote control to switch between the fan's three speeds. The lighting fixture installed in this fan uses a highly efficient 18 watt LED bulb that casts light through an opal glass cover to evenly distribute the illumination throughout the room.