Hang Ceiling Fan From Black Drop Ceiling
Black drop ceiling – Adding a ceiling fan for a room, can significantly help with air circulation. If the room has a drop ceiling where you want to install your ceiling diffuse, fan must be installed correctly to avoid damage to the ceiling. Remove the ceiling tile in the place you want to install the fan. Lift the tile straight out of the net, tilt it slightly one direction and lower it down through the grate.
Trace the electrical box from the black drop ceiling mounting kit on the back of the ceiling tile where you want the fan to be placed. Cut the outline of the box with a jab saw. Place the ceiling plate back into place by tilting it, lift it through the grid, turning it back horizontally and lowered into the net. Raise the electric field in the ceiling space above the net. Adjust the suspension as necessary so that the clips on the web and the box is centered with the hole you cut. When slid into place, the bottom of the box flush with the bottom of the ceiling tile.
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Install the support chain that came with the black drop ceiling mounting kit. Screw the hanging hook to a crossbeam of the electrical box. Hang the chain on the hook and extend it down to the electrical box / support weapons. Cut the chain as needed with your bolt cutter to do the proper length and attach it to the hook on the electric field / support arms. Install electrical wiring between the electric field to your designated contact or switch.