We wanted to give you the best possible review, price and installation instructions for the Harbor Breeze Waveport ceiling fan. To do so we added photographs and videos to help you understand and see the beauty of this ceiling fan, which comes in a couple of different, sizes, housing finishes and blade finishes. Here is what we feel are the best features and price points for the Harbor Breeze Waveport ceiling fan.
The Harbor Breeze Waveport ceiling fan retails at Lowes for $119.98 for the 44 inch diameter version and $174.98 for the 52 inch diameter version. Both sizes come in two housing finishes of either weathered bronze with a brown blade finish or white with a white blade finish. The damp rating allows you to use the ceiling fan inside or outside on a covered patio or porch.
These are only a few of the features that we liked about the Waveport ceiling fan. Please read on to find out more about this ceiling fan, along with downloadable PDF manuals and reviews. But first, lets take a look at more of the features and specifications.
Features and Specifications of the 52 inch and 44 inch Harbor Breeze Waveport Ceiling Fans
Both the 52 inch and the 44 inch Harbor Breeze Waveport ceiling fan feature very attractive blades that are shaped in a palm leaf style. This gives the ceiling fan a very outdoors feel, even though you may be using it indoors. The glass shade is made from frosted glass and has a light kit fitted. The damp rating allows you to use the fan either indoors in small to large sized rooms or outdoors in a covered porch or patio area.
Here are some more specifications of the 52 inch Waveport model:
- The light kit consists of two LED bulbs with a white frosted glass shade covering
- Ideal for cooling large rooms up to 400 square feet, with an airflow of 2915 CFM (Cubic Feet per Meter)
- Pull chains are included and are used to control the speed of the fan and the lighting
- Versatile installation for most ceiling types. It can be installed with a downrod for high or angled ceilings or as a flush mount
- Both housing finishes of white or bronze will complement most spaces with a very coastal vibe
- Reversible fan direction to push cool air down in the summer, or you in the winter you can distribute warm air evenly
- Light kit provides a soft, warm light
- Replacement shades are available, you can find out how to find replacement parts for your Waveport ceiling fan by checking out our article: Harbor Breeze Replacement Parts
Here are more of the features and specifications of the 44 inch Waveport model:
- The 44 inch Waveport ceiling fan is ideal for small rooms up to 100 square feet with its 44 inch diameter.
- This ceiling fan can also be mounted on flat or angled ceiling fans using a downrod or you can flush mount.
- Pull chains are included and can easily control the fans speed from slow to fast with a total of 3 speeds. The lighting is also controlled by a pull chain.
Let’s now take a look at what many home owners are saying about the Waveport ceiling fan. We give you a general review of what others are saying and our own personal opinion.
Harbor Breeze Waveport Ceiling Fan Review
The Harbor Breeze Waveport ceiling fan performs very well for functionality, appearance, ease of use and value for money. With 399 reviews it gets a 4.4 overall star rating out of 5 stars with 85% recommending this ceiling fan. Only a small 9% gave it a 1 star or 2 star rating.
With a total of 85% giving the Waveport a 4 star or 5 star rating, what were some of the positive pros for this ceiling fan?
The most common compliment was the beautiful look and quiet running of the motor. It was easy to install with a good airflow, putting out a lot of air for the size of the fan. The ceiling fan can be wired into adjustable fan switches on the wall eliminating the need for pull chains or remotes if you prefer.
Many found that they could install the fan within minutes and having the fan in two sizes was often the final decision breaker to purchasing this ceiling fan. The ceiling fan is sturdy and very good value for money. It is an incredibly beautiful fan with a great tropical feel.
Now looks at the negative or cons of the Waveport ceiling fan.
Only 1 person rated this ceiling fan with a 1 star rating. Their reason was that the fan stopped spinning giving off some smoke. On inspection there was a bad connection between fan wiring and light piece.
This is often a rare instance and can be caused by a faulty unit or faulty installation. The fan has had no other complaints by anyone else to the best of our knowledge. Always check your manual and assembly instructions before installing this fan and better still, get a qualified electrician to install it for you. Please get a copy of the Waveport ceiling fan manual below.
Download the Harbor Breeze Waveport 52 inch Ceiling Fan Manual
You can download the Waveport 52 inch ceiling fan by clicking on the link below. You will automatically be taken to the download page. Please read all of the instructions on that page to correctly download your free PDF copy of the manual.
Download the Harbor Breeze Waveport 44 inch Ceiling Fan Manual
For a copy of the 44 inch Waveport ceiling fan manual please click on the link below. Please read all of the instructions on the download page.
Installation and Assembly Instructions for the Harbor Breeze Waveport Ceiling Fan
To install and assemble the Harbor Breeze Waveport ceiling fan please download and read the manual by clicking on the link above. Estimated assembly time takes about 120 minutes and you will need to have on hand these additional tools which are required for assembly: Safety Glasses, Electrical Tape, Pliers, Phillips Screwdriver, Stepladder and Wire Strippers.
Please take a look at this article to help with your general ceiling fan installations: Harbor Breeze Ceiling Fan Installation Instructions
Some additional helpful tools to have when installing (but not required or included) are: AC Tester Light, Do-It-Yourself Wiring Handbook, Tape Measure and Wire Cutters.
Overall the Harbor Breeze Waveport ceiling fan offers good functionality, reliability and good looks at a reasonable price. The pull chains are a nice addition but not essential if you want to use a wall mounted switch or a remote. It moves a good amount of air and can be used inside and outside on a covered patio or porch. This is a good value for money ceiling fan.
Why not take a look at the Harbor Breeze Armitage Ceiling Fan – very good quality for the price range and comes highly recommended.