How do I redo an old white ceiling fan?

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  • Norma Norma on Apr 04, 2019

    I've spray painted mine.

  • Johnavallance82 Johnavallance82 on Apr 04, 2019

    Hi Claire, You could decorate the fans or replace with Large Leaves or Fans etc.

  • Gk Gk on Apr 04, 2019

    Spray paint is a great option! You will have to take the whole fan down and take off the blades, and tape off any electrical before you paint it. If you are painting the metal give it plenty of time to dry and cure before you put it back up.

  • Lifestyles Homes Lifestyles Homes on Apr 04, 2019

    If you want to paint the blades, take them down clean them off and spray paint them outside.

    If you want to paint the housing, then you’ll need to take it down clean and mask it and spray it.

    You can buy a very nice one on sale for about $85.

  • Kathy Gunter Law Kathy Gunter Law on Apr 04, 2019

    Here are several Hometalk projects on the subject:

    https://www.hometalk.com/search/posts?filter=ceiling%20fan%20upcycle

  • Tinyshoes Tinyshoes on Apr 04, 2019

    Claire....I would take the blades off and paint, stencil or use 1 ply napkins with mod podge...You can paint the rest of the fan, motor and connections for blades, with a spray paint.

  • TheHoneycombHome TheHoneycombHome on Apr 07, 2019

    Spray paint it a color and change out the shades!

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