The Washington Post: Are ceiling fans the kiss of death for design? Not necessarily. 

The Washington Post Online featured the Symphony smart home ceiling fan and mint Cranbrook modern ceiling fan in its feature on how ceiling fans are “smarter, sleeker and quieter than ever.”

“Picking the right style of ceiling fan can be tough, but brands and retailers have made it easy to shop based on your taste and space. Hunter’s Website ( lets you shop by look (casual, traditional, global and so on) and then narrow down the options by noting your hardware and flooring.”

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USA TODAY: Here’s how Home Alone’s Kevin McCallister would booby trap his home 2017

How could Hunter’s Symphony smart home ceiling fan help Kevin McCallister from Home Alone set the trap for the burglars? USA Today had some ideas.

“When Home Alone debuted more than 25 years ago, poor Kevin McCallister, left behind by his family, was forced to use regular household objects like glue, paint cans, wire, and blow torches to protect his house (and himself) from would- be robbers. Kevin made do with his supplies, successfully booby trapping the house, but we can’t help thinking his would have been a lot easier if he had today’s smart home technology on his side.

Here’s how we imagine Kevin would booby trap his house 2017 with the help of the latest home tech.”

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The Verge

Prime Day 2017 has arrived, and Amazon is opening the floodgates to unleash a wave of deals upon the world, including Hunter’s smart home ceiling fans. Festivities kick off right now, July 10th at 9PM EST / /6PM PST, and will run for 30 hours until 2:59AM EST (July 12th) / 11:59PM PST (July 11th) on Amazon’s website.

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Tag & Tibby: Modern Living Room Before & After

Julia of Tag & Tibby added the Signal smart home ceiling fan by Hunter Fan Company to her modern global-inspired living room. Through the Hunter SIMPLEconnect Wi-Fi app, she was able to pair the transitional ceiling fan with her Amazon Alexa.

“This post is written in partnership with Hunter Fan.

When we moved into our home 3 years ago we brought with us 1 petite sofa from our Saint Paul house to place in our living room. Our move from Minnesota to North Carolina doubled our square footage–and it has taken time to fill the space! 3 years ago we said hello to brass trim on the fireplace and mini blinds on all the windows. It wasn’t a space that needed to be gutted, but it was PLAIN. I brainstormed ideas for high ceilings and later a $300 leather sectional from Craigslist.”

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Redmond Pie: Smart Home Ceiling Fan that Supports Apple’s HomeKit Is Now Available

Hunter Fan Company’s smart home ceiling fans – the Signal transitional ceiling fan and Symphony modern ceiling fan – were featured in Redmond Pie. These two connected ceiling fans made their debut at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in 2016.

“Everyone really wanted some more HomeKit- compatible home automation accessories and devices, right? Well, now we have what we think may be the first ceiling fan to support Apple’s automation API, with Hunter Fan Company releasing not just one, but two new fans.”

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Make Use Of: 4 Apply HomeKit Compatible Products You Never Knew You Needed

Make Use Of (MUO) featured Hunter Fan Company’s SIMPLEconnect™ smart home ceiling fans, which are compatible with Apple HomeKit. Use our smart home ceiling fans – like the Symphony modern ceiling fan or Apache industrial inspired ceiling fan – with the Apple HomeKit integration to control your ceiling fan with Siri or with your smart phone controls.

“When you think of smart home devices, the first things that probably come to mind are smart lighting products or smart thermometers. But there’s a whole world of smart home products out there, many of which you may never have heard of!

One of the largest manufacturers of ceiling fans is Tennessee-based Hunter Fan Company. They’re also the first company to offer ceiling fans that work directly with Apple HomeKit.”

Read more at Make_Use_Of.


MacRumors: Apache is Hunter Fan’s Latest Ceiling Fan With HomeKit Support

McRumors featured Hunter Fan Company’s Apache smart home ceiling fan. The fan is the third in the SIMPLEconnect™ collection of smart home fans released by Hunter.

“Hunter Fan Company has introduced a new Wi-Fi connected and HomeKit enabled ceiling fan called Apache, available now for $429 on its website. The 54-inch ceiling fan features curved propeller-like plastic blades with a bronze and oak finish.

Read more at Mac_Rumors