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How to Install a Ceiling Fan in 8 Steps

        Home & Garden | Home Repairs

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Connect the New Wires
Follow manufacturer's instructions when installing a ceiling fan, but usually you will connect the black wires together, the white wires together, and the bare or green wire to the junction box.
Follow manufacturer's instructions when installing a ceiling fan, but usually you will connect the black wires together, the white wires together, and the bare or green wire to the junction box.

 

Review manufacturer's instructions on color coding of wiring and recommended ceiling fan installation procedures. In most homes, there will be two wires in circuit and three in fixture. Connect black wires together and white wires together, then connect remaining ground (bare or green) wire to metal junction box or other location suggested by manufacturer. Use wirenuts to make connections and, once connected, check them for tightness.

 


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