LUXAIRE Fan Consultation – FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
1. Why select Luxaire Luxury Fans compared to local fans?
Luxaire has the largest Designer Fans collection in India – with over 650 Original Luxury & Designer Fans, each special in its own way. We believe in offering only High Quality & Exclusive Fans that provide beautiful Designs, energy savings along functionality for any bespoke interior – be it a New Home, Hotel, or any Commercial space.
We were the first and only one to date, to offer up to a 15-years warranty* – the highest in the industry. This reflects the Top-Quality materials used in our collection and our clients’ confidencein our range!
In 2012, we were the first to introduce Designer & Luxury BLDC motor Ceiling Fans in India, with 65-80% energy savings without losing focus on ‘Good Design’.
2. What is the speed and air delivery expected?
Compared to high-speed local fans, these silent fans are High on design and require intermittent AC during hot days. The airspeed depends upon a variety of factors like the number of blades, blade pitch, and sometimes the material of the blades too. On average, most of them operate on a 65-75% efficiency or Number 3 on any step type regulator. However, there are a few designer fans with high RPM, do enquire with us directly. Any
3. Any Room specifications to consider while selecting a Luxaire Fan?
Select the Luxaire Fan Size as per your Room size
Room size (sqft)
Luxaire Fan size (dia.)
up to 32 “
Select the Luxaire Fan Size as per your Room size
Room ht. (feet)
Luxaire Fan Selection
< 9 ft
Flush mounted/ Hugger Fans
Dual Mounted Fans
9.5 -15 ft
Drop Mounted Fans
> 15 ft
Floor Fans, Pedestal & Tower Fans
4. Do these require special installation for RCC/ Concrete roof?
For Plain ceilings – There is no special fitment or installation required. We provide all the Rods & hardware inside the box. The Default height is 4-6” rod. Extra rod lengths can be fabricated, should it be required.
5. Do Luxaire Fans require special installation for False ceilings and are there different types of false ceilings?
A false ceiling may be made of different materials like PoP, Gypsum, Solid Wood, Plywood, veneer, metal, or even glass.
Luxaire Fans are the heaviest in the market, made of high-quality metal and real wood (in most cases) and many of them are remote-controlled fans with different rod thicknesses and hardware. These are easier to maintain if one plans for the international system – an accurate method for a fail-proof solution. If a wooden ceiling is made of MDF or thinner plywood – still this form of installation is required.
6. What is the step-by-step procedure for False ceiling installation?
Click this pdf file. You may forward this to your designer/carpenter before closing false ceilings for any of Luxaire Fans.
7. What does BLDC mean and how are they special?
BLDC refers to Brushless Direct current Electric Fans. These convert AC to DC motor thereby enabling fans from Luxaire, to be energy-efficient. There are many options of BLDC motor Fans in the Designer & Luxury fan categories and they save 60-80% energy. The total consumption is between 8-30 watts only!
IGBC Homes,Energy conscious & Sustainable Boutique & Luxury Hotels & Resorts may choose these Fancy Ceiling Fans.
8. How are BLDC Fans controlled?
They are only remote controllable. In case of regulator/automation, you may bypass those functions. Motor warranty are for manufacturing defects only, it does not apply to burnt motors due to incorrect usage or electrical surges.
9. How much energy savings can one expect from these designer fans?
Most of our AC motor fans have 55-65 watts energy consumption (20% savings), similar or lesser than 5 star rated fans in India (with the added difference of Whisper quiet, Winter function & better Design). Along with the winter function, you can save another 10%. With Luxaire BLDC Fans, you can saveup to 80% energyat the maximum.
10. How are the Fan speeds controlled?
There are different control options with AC motor fans. They can be controlled either through your step type (any brand) or its pull chord (if available), or any brand of Home automation. If you prefer, you can always upgrade to a remote control fan.
11. Can Fans be fit in vaulted and sloping ceilings?
Fans with remote control can be fit at 20 degree angles & Fans without remote control can be fit at 30 degree angles. Whether it’s a Church Cornice, Vatican ceiling, Dome roof with special design, Luxaire Decorative fans can be fit easily. You may keep a minimum 8” gap from the blade tips to the slope/nearby wall, so that they don’t touch.
12. What Blade options are available with Luxaire?
There are many blade types from Solid Wood, Plywood, Transparent Perspex, Acrylic, ABS, Canvas cloth, and even metal. Depending upon the Interior theme your designer has planned for you and the air delivery that is required, you may choose various Fan blades. You may call us for a consultation or site visit wherever applicable.
Our special reversible blades– available in some designer fans, can be attached on either side, to complement different interior styles. You may choose to flip it over time, to change the look & feel of your room!
13. Can we get longer rods for high ceilings?
Yes, we can provide longer rods for more than 10 ft ceiling height. However, for double-height or very long ceilings, we suggest that you look at our Pedestal Fans and Bladeless Tower Fan options (on the floor) instead.
14. If we buy a Fan without remote, can it be installed with a remote in future
Sure. We provide the remote-control kit, which comes with a remote and a driver/sensor that can be installed into the fan in the future when the need arises. We also keep spares for remote replacements, applicable within 1 year of purchase. After 1 year, you may purchase a new remote.
15. If we buy a Fan without light, can it be installed with a light kit in future?
If the model chosen is a retrofit one then it is possible.
16. Can Fan Colors and Sizes be customized?
Yes, Color customization is possible for some models. Few models can also be customized in 36/42/52” dia. Do contact us with your specific details, whether it is for hotels, Restaurants, or apartment interior projects.
17. Any challenges in maintenance & cleaning?
There are permanently sealed bearings and double lacquered surfaces which ensure a long-lasting Fan finish and practically, a maintenance-free product. Use only feather touch and soft lint-free cloth for dusting wooden and acrylic blade fans. Use a slightly damp cloth if the dust is too thick but ensure it stays dry. Any Cleaning with chemicals would spoil the wood, fade the color or scratch the body of these Designer fans. After cleaning fans, always ensure that the light caps are tightly fit to avoid future breakage.
18. Does Luxaire have Dust free Fans?
The concept of a Dust-Free fan is a marketing gimmick as anything that moves will gather some dust – depending upon its usage, number of people who visit that space, and if there is enough air circulation. For e.g., a Coffeeshop or a Hotel lobby Fan will gather more dust than a Fan in an Airconditioned master bedroom. Regular cleaning ensures clean lungs, reduced skin allergies, and of course longevity of the product.
19. For any after sales service of Fans in Delhi or Punjab, how will the issue be resolved?
Luxaire Luxury Fans has clients across India, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Vietnam, and the Middle East and this wouldn’t be possible without our goodwill and great customer service. If you have purchased your Ceiling Fan from us or any of our dealers, then you can be assured of prompt after-sales service. You may send a what’s app of your e-bill and a short video message of the product issue and we shall attend to it on an immediate basis. Read more for details of our Warranty policy here.
20. What is the lead time to deliver these Fancy Fans, once the product is ordered?
Depending upon the location, if stocks are available then it takes 7-9 days for surface transport across India (where there is a valid pin code). For remote or rural locations, it may take a few more days. If there is an urgent requirement, we can also send it through Air courier. For the Middle East, Africa, South East Asia & international deliveries, kindly contact us for correct updates.