How to Install Ceiling Fans

It's easier than you think, even on an angled ceiling.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hammer
  • Tape measure
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Needle-nose pliers
  • Nut driver
  • Non-contact voltage tester
  • Wire stripper/cutter
  • Wrench set

Level, 2-ft.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Ceiling fan
  • Fan brace and box assembly
  • Switch
  • Wire connectors