Each year there are inauspicious or bad directions to be aligned with in regards to a construction. Being close to a construction site, including your own remodel project, is not always fun. We have a whole set of things to do in order to off-set this “construction sha” alignment so that home occupants and […]
On a higher level of Feng Shui, which requires knowing when the house was built and it magnetic compass orientation, we can predict all kinds of non-obvious results from sleeping in a bedroom. Each house and bedroom is truly unique and we can find out how your sleeping room influences your health, relationships and […]
The following is an excerpt from my ebook, Feng Shui Tips for Realtors.
Feng Shui is the metaphysical interpretation of the environment. And for the purposes of the real estate profession, it can be viewed as a metaphysical home inspection. This can, and often does, create a conflict of interest for some real estate transactions.
I have […]
When it comes to carpeting versus wood floors or tile, many feng shui clients want to know if it makes a difference. Does the flooring of your home or business change the energy of a room? The answer is yes.
Carpeting is comfortable, soft on the foot and it buffers noise. This is […]
We have sayings such as “window of opportunity” and “the door to your future.” These metaphors stir up all kinds of images and in the mystical realms, the door is a gateway or symbolic portal to higher consciousness.
In a very physical way, the main door to a house acts like a mouth. This opening is […]
An appraiser does what they need to do for legal purposes only. They measure the exterior dimensions of the house to confirm square footage and to establish the perimeter of the house in relation to the property boundaries. They are not obligated to draw a floor plan for a house and their sparsely […]
It’s certainly gratifying when architectural designs complement good Feng Shui principles. But sadly, this is not always manifested and it can contribute to imbalances in the occupants’ lives.
Every house has a sitting side and a facing side. The facing side is considered the front of the property, even if it is not the architectural […]
There is a general feng shui principle that you don’t want your house to sit at the end of a cul-de-sac or the cross section of a T-junction. The idea is that the qi (air currents) would be moving too quickly or too directly toward the house. The energies moving directly toward the house, especially […]
The media, as well as poorly trained practitioners and authors, have done such a good job of misinterpreting Feng Shui, that many clients end up totally confused about why they have hired a Feng Shui consultant.
I have experienced this myself, as well as fellow consultants, where we are sitting with the client trying to explain […]
I am a frequent visitor of new home developments for my clients interested in purchasing these residences and many of the newer design trends could also be considered feng shui improvements.
THE TECH AREA
Many newer homes now come with separate Tech or Media Areas. Often, in a two-story house, the Tech Area will be at […]