Feng Shui Tips for Kitchen
Kitchen is one of the most important spaces in your home as it represents the Feng Shui element of fire. Indeed according to Feng Shui practitioner’s kitchen is the barometer of your health and happiness. A bright lively and colorful kitchen indicates a happy household. Some of the below mentioned Feng Shui tips will go a long way in making your life better.
CLEAN IT UP.
A clean, clutter free kitchen is the basic requirement of any household. Garbage should be emptied daily to circulate the stagnant chi (life force); also foods that are well past their expiry dates as well as utensils crockery and kitchen equipment that are never used should be tossed out.
Pastels work best for your kitchen. White is the most recommended color as it represents metal element of Feng Shui. Also make sure that the room is airy spacious and properly ventilated. Directions like north, east or south east are best suited for a kitchen as these directions represent the element fire.
As per Feng Shui principles a dripping faucet takes your money down the drain. Water being a representative of money in Feng Shui its unnecessary wastage can severely affect your economic well being.
SMOOTHLY WORKING STOVE.
Stove is the center of your kitchen. Your stove should be opposite the entrance the door in such a way that you face the door while cooking. However if you face the wall while cooking make sure you have a mirror on the wall to give you a clear view of the door. Even a sharp reflective surface like a stainless steel kettle will do so that you can always have a clear view of your surroundings. Also make sure that your stove is clean and in a proper working condition.
Plants add to the living force of an area and make it livelier. A potted plants or even a bouquet of flowers as long as they are fresh can add a lot to your kitchen. Those with space can also go for a kitchen garden complete with colorful flowers and vegetables.