What if the best cooling fan in your house was a small garage?

Garage-level fans can have a huge impact on the energy efficiency of your home, and with the popularity of smaller, more portable models, there are many different options to choose from.

One of the more popular options for those wanting to get away from the house, though, is a fan that uses the same cooling components found in a typical home, but can be used outdoors for some of the same benefits.

Here’s what you need to know to decide which one is right for you.