no power to ceiling fan??


Old 10-19-07, 01:25 PM
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no power to ceiling fan??

my fiance is trying to install a new ceiling fan and he wants to wire it to our wall switch....the switch runs to a receptacle and thats it. how can we run power to the fan instead of the receptacle????
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Old 10-19-07, 01:37 PM
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Unless you have a light as part of this fan you cannot, without creating a code violation.

Are there any other wires in the light switch box, and how do you intend to address the need for a switched light or switched receptacle?
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