One minute, you're relaxing underneath the gentle breeze of your ceiling fan. The next, you're trying to ignore the pesky, repetitive click you hear every time the blades spin.
A fan should be a source of comfort and convenience in your home, never annoyance. Thankfully, there are a few steps you can take to help eliminate the distraction.
Today, we're discussing how to silence a noisy ceiling fan, so you can get back to enjoying yours as intended!
Check the Blades
Is your ceiling fan making noise?
If so, check the fan blade connections.
There are screws that connect the blades to the blade irons. If these come loose, they can create an aggravating, intermittent ticking sound. In the fan industry, this is known as a "blade tick".
The same applies to the screws that connect the blades to the fan motor. If these become loose, a ticking noise can also occur.
While you're inspecting your fan connections,