If your ceiling fan's light is flickering, whether it's a periodic strobe-like effect or intermittent, the problem is almost always an electrical one. Thankfully, it's usually easy to resolve the issue. In order to understand the reasons why your ceiling fan's light can flicker and learn how to fix it, read on.
1. You're Using the Wrong Light Bulb for Your Fan
Most ceiling fans have a limiter switch. If the light bulb in the fan is drawing too much power, the limiter switch will open and cut off electricity to the bulb.