Outdoor Ceiling Fans For Your Home. For use in covered porches, patios and verandas outdoor fans are a great way to keep cool. Increased airflow on a warm humid day can make an outdoor space more comfortable. Rated either damp or wet, damp rated fans are ideal for covered outdoor areas but cannot be exposed to direct rain. Wet rated fans can be used virtually anywhere and can handle direct rain. Any outdoor rated fan can be used indoors as well, so let your imagination run wild. Shop our huge selection of patio fans from modern to traditional to tropical and find the perfect fan for your living space.