A fan is essential for keeping you cool in hot weather. However, large fans for the home can be too bulky in small spaces and are also quite expensive. Fortunately, there are plenty of small fans on the market which are great for putting on your desk or by your bed during the summer months. A small fan is also useful for taking into work when the temperature rises. This article takes a look at where to find such fans.
Desk top fans
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Cool air-conditioning solutions
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For the ultimate in portability, why not consider a battery-operated fan? Battery operated fans are ideal if you're going camping. One of the best battery powered fans on the market is the Ryobi One + CFA180M 18v fan. This
super-efficient fan has five blades and has five adjustable speeds to help you to maintain the optimum temperature. Amazon (Amazon.co.uk) Tower fans have become increasingly popular in recent years. A high powered, but space-saving choice, tower fans offer great levels of coolness when the weather is a little bit too warm. If you're looking for a small tower fan, check out the Bionaire Mini Tower Fan. Featuring an independent ioniser which works to freshen as well as cool the air in your room, the Bionaire Mini Tower Fan has three speeds and an eight-hour sleep timer, so you can drift off in a cool,
air-conditioned room. Priced at just £29.99 from Amazon seller Holmes Products, the Bionaire Mini Tower Fan is great way to stay cool all summer long. *Prices are correct as of 19.08.11