A Buying Guide to new and salvaged ceiling fans for period homes, including direct-drive, belt-and-pulley, and modern mechanisms in both wood and metal.
Marvin is a manufacturer of wood windows and doors that creates products inspired by how people live. They have a variety of product lines that carry over 11,000 standard sizes as well as custom shapes and sizes, and specializes in historic rehabilitation.
Woolen Mill Fan Co.
Supplier of belt-driven ceiling fans: some built from patterns in Smithsonian exhibit; iron, bronze & aluminum with mahogany blades; handcrafted by old-order Amish; assembled to specifications at PA studio.