Use of Feng shui for decoration can have a positive impact on the atmosphere by allowing flow of positive energy that is also called chi. In other words, its flow in any particular area can create a harmonious feeling. In order to accomplish this type of decoration it is important maintain a balance of the five elements i.e. fire, water, wood, earth and metal. When we think of the element water the thought of bathrooms come in our mind, it is most challenging to use decoration of Feng shui inspirations there. The reason behind this is that there is a belief in Feng Shui according to which the area of bathroom in our house is an area of problems that actually flush away our prosperity and joy, while allowing problems related to finances, health, as well as emotional issues that replace them.
In order to take guidance about the appropriate way to decorate your home for positive vibes in your home the Feng shui can play a major role. As it guide about how to instill Chi in your environment thus retaining the positive quality of health, wealth as well as relationships. Firstly, clean all the clutter as this is the first rule of starting Feng shui decoration. Throw away all the useless items from your bathroom. The idea behind this is getting rid of the old and bad energy thus making space for new and good energy. Now you are ready for starting the real process of decoration.
The color selection for your bathroom will have impact on the value of these different elements.
- Water- Blue and Black
- Fire- Red and Orange
- Metal- White and grey
- Wood- Blue and Green
- Earth- Brown and Yellow
Usually light colors are preferred in Feng shui decoration like the ones in a stream or aquarium. The good thing about these colors is that it creates a harmonious feeling so according to Feng Shui decoration using water element in the bathroom is good. When it comes to color selection for bathroom the location matters a lot so if it is located in the center of your home then use red color. Here the color red will represent the fire element and it will fight against the loss of money. Also include a candle in your décor for accomplishing this.
In order to add the element of metal add a mirror to the décor of your bath. Add bamboo for adding wood element in your bathroom. The best placement of bamboo is that it should face the mirror. Some other items can be included like fresh flowers and bowl of flower potpourri even big pebbles can be used for including the element of earth, even the water elements can be balanced and controlled. In order to enhance the performance of all the elements it is essential to have proper illumination so add more lighting fixture.
The inappropriate location of bathroom can make Feng shui decorating task difficult. According to the Feng shui decoration rules, location of bathroom next to the main entrance of your home, center of your house, above the kitchen or main entrance are not good. Actually it’s from the main entrance that the opportunities flow into our living space. That’s why location of the bathroom near the main entrance can make it impossible for Chi to flow. With some tips this negativity can be overcome.
• The door of the bathroom should be kept close always.
• The lid of toilet should be kept down.
• If there are any open drains that are not in use try to keep them closed.
• Buy some items that are earth related and place the in every corner of your bath.
• Make sure you use two mirrors in your bathroom and not one. Either one or both the mirrors should reflect off the bamboo.
• If possible keep the windows open.
• In order to attract money make use of gold colored towels.
With the right use of Feng shui decorating method it is possible to bring happiness, joy and opportunities to the décor of your bathroom. For more help use a Bagua diagram which is available online. Use of Feng shui can be done in different parts of the home but one must learn about it before implementing it. Right after completing your decoration light a candle, then play some soft music also take a warm bath as this will combine all the elements in a pleasant way and bring harmony to you.