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Hampton Bay Wireless Ceiling Fan Remote Control

By: Jodi Marks

The Hampton Bay Wireless Remote Control for ceiling fans can be used to control the fan and lights on many different brands of paddle fans. To install, turn off the power to the fan, attach the controller to the wiring, and you’re ready to go.

The remote operates up to 30’ away from the fan. It includes a three-speed fan control, and light control that can be used on dimmable incandescent bulbs or CFL and LED bulbs.

The Hampton Bay Wireless Remote Control is available at The Home Depot.

Watch this video to find out more.

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Jodi Marks: Installing a ceiling fan with a light kit is another great lighting option for your home. And if you are going to go to the time and expense of installing a ceiling fan, think about this. This is a neat little addition to it.

This is a handheld wireless remote for your ceiling fan by Hampton Bay. Now, you don’t have to have a Hampton Bay ceiling fan for this to operate, because it operates a variety of brands. The nice thing about this is you can be 30 feet away from your ceiling fan and still operate it. Because, think about it, usually your electrician will wire your overhead fixture in your room to have two switches, one for the fan and one for the light. Or if you weren’t as fortunate, you had an electrician that maybe just had one switch at the door, and it would control the light and the fan at the same time. But with this remote control, it doesn’t matter how it was wired at the wall. You can control it with just a click of a button.

Now, you can dim incandescent lights, and there’s a setting for that. Or if you don’t want to dim your lights, say you’re using LED or fluorescent, all you do is you use another setting. And you can just turn the light on and off.

Either way, you’ve got master control right here. And who doesn’t need another remote control right there at their disposal!


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  • Randy Says:
    July 13th, 2018 at 11:02 am

    Is there a way to reverse the direction of the fan via the remote control?



  • carlos pagan Says:
    July 12th, 2018 at 3:18 pm

    i buy a fan Hampton bay 52″, item 1002 586 560, model 14601, I want to give you a remote control, but I do not know which ones works or adapts, please , can you tell me what to buy?
    thanks. carlos



  • Leona carrier Says:
    July 9th, 2018 at 6:16 pm

    Hi have a remote doesn’t work anymore goes to my Hampton bay ceiling fan Help!!!!


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    Thomas Boni Says:
    May 27th, 2018 at 3:05 pm

    Hi, Mary,
    TodaysHomeowner.com features home improvement advice from the nationally syndicated TV show “Today’s Homeowner” and its experts.
    We don’t sell construction or home products on this website, but we encourage checking your local The Home Depot for these materials.
    Good luck, and thanks for your question!



  • Mary Guarascio Says:
    May 25th, 2018 at 2:53 pm

    My remote is very hard to get to work. Pressing it hard or lightly doesn’t matter. It may be getting too old and the fan works perfectly . I am wondering if I can get a replacement one. The number on the remote control is 248723.
    Thank you


  • Official Comment:


    Thomas Boni Says:
    March 26th, 2018 at 1:30 pm

    Hi, Claudette,
    Here’s more information about this topic: https://www.todayshomeowner.com/video/how-to-install-a-paddle-ceiling-fan/
    Give it a read and let us know how things work out.
    Thanks for your question!



  • Claudette chin Says:
    March 23rd, 2018 at 2:50 pm

    Hi ,Danny ,how do in wire a fan to a remote controle ceiling fan.
    My remote controle box has 3 wires on one side.colors are blue,red and the other is dark brown
    On the other side ,the colors are one black one white .I am having problem connecting all these wires


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Hampton Bay Wireless Ceiling Fan Remote Control