3 Feng Shui Tips

Follow these three decorating tricks to make your house feel happy and calm.

  • Nicole Sforza

1. Clear Clutter

Mess is the number one enemy of feng shui. Dead or uncared-for piles sap your home's strength and block positive energy from entering. Most significant is entryway clutter, so deal with this first. Next up, any clutter at the center of your home.

2. Fix or Toss Broken Things

They're impediments to vitality. Toss chipped plates, burned-out bulbs, and clothes with holes. Repair stopped clocks, clogged drains, teetering chairs, and loose cabinet pulls.

3. Clean the Windows and Oil the Doors

In feng shui, the windows are the eyes of a home, and the front door is its mouth. To bring clarity to the space (and to yourself), maintain them, making sure that they open, close, and lock well.

 

Want to know more? Learn all about fung shui, then use this 8-point guide to create a feng shui house.