You have to be living under a rock at best if you haven’t heard of Feng Shui in the recent years which has been getting thrown around excessively when it comes to home décor. Just in case you mistook Feng Shui for a new kind of Chinese spaghetti, let me tell you it is an ancient form of art placement, which nowadays is being used to optimize your furniture placement.
Feng Shui is thought to bring balance and peace in your life and experts believe that if you don’t place your furniture in-line with the principles of then that could potentially harm your health and disrupt the balance in your life. Hence, here are some Feng Shui mistakes that you should avoid.
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Avoid creating a mess
It’s no surprise that clutter can make any area look untidy and unorganized but according to Feng Shui mess doesn’t leave a room for air to circulate around your space which can lead to intimacy and health problems. Therefore clean the area around your bed and make sure that it is free of any debris.
Don’t put the TV in your bedroom
Your bedroom is the place where you can restore your energy and seek peace. It should be a sanctuary which is why it is important to keep any unhealthy additions away from your room like a television. Televisions distract you from your sleep and the magnetic field created by them is also unhealthy.
Have a supportive wall behind your head
Night is the time when your body needs proper sleep and restoration to have enough energy to take on the day without feeling tired. According to Feng Shui having a head support that is sturdy and made of wood will relieve you of any stress and frustration. Ideally use a headboard made of wood or metal.
For a restful space, mirrors are considered to be too energetic, which is why, Feng Shui experts suggest that mirrors should not be placed in bedrooms and if you do have to place them then you should either put them behind closets or cover them with drapes when they are not being used.
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Ensure that your bed is high enough
Your bed should be high enough so that soothe energy can flow underneath it. Therefore you should not invest in a platform bed or a bed with under bed storage because it is thought to have bad Feng Shui.
Avoid fish tanks and water fountains
Fish tanks, water fountains and anything related to water in the bedroom is thought to have bad Feng Shui because it is related directly to money loss and negativity in finances.
Avoid putting your bed under a beam
You should avoid putting your bed under a beam because that can create feelings of pressure which could disrupt your sleep and make you feel fatigued.