Feng Shui Tips for the Center of Your Home

Explore feng shui solutions for challenging heart of home locations

The heart of your home also called the yin yang point, is very important for good feng shui of your space, as well as for your own health. When the heart of the home is located in a challenging space, there is the potential of negative energy being created and constantly re-circulated in your home. To help you avoid this scenario, we have compiled a series of feng shui tips for most challenging locations of the heart of a home - from a heart in the closet to a heart in the wall. 

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    Feng Shui Challenges With the Heart of Your Home

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    The heart of the home or office--in fact, the heart of any space--is super important in feng shui. If a home (or an office) has a heart that is in a challenging space, this challenging quality of feng shui energy will be "fed" to all other bagua areas of the space. Why? Because all bagua areas take their nourishment, energetically speaking, from the heart, or the center of the home. If you are ...

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    How Big Is the Heart of My Home?

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    The feng shui bagua center of the house is a strong energy vortex with an activity that can be compared to a human's heart. Just like a healthy functioning of the heart is crucial for the health of all body organs and parts, the same applies to a home, feng shui -wise. The comparison with the human heart can be used to emphasize the next two important feng shui points... 

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    The Heart of a Home in a Wall

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    You might be surprised to find that the center of your home is in an inauspicious location such as a bathroom, or a wall, or maybe a closet. Do not be upset if this is so, just know that there are always good feng shui solutions to help you create better energy. The first thing to understand is that the heart or the center of the home is not a point in space, but rather a radiating, pulsating energy vortex. Its strength depends on ... 

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    Feng Shui of a Bathroom in the Center of a Home

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    A bathroom in the center of the house is usually considered bad feng shui. As the center of the house is the heart of the space in feng shui, also called the yin-yang point; you usually want to have it open, light and with a sense of beauty to it. Feng Shui-wise, the center of your house is also ... 

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    Tips for a Staircase in the Heart of A Home

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    A staircase in the center of a home or office is not ideal feng shui. The negative effects of a center staircase are stronger in a home than in a business space. However, as always with feng shui applications, there are many details to take into consideration, and a center staircase is no exception. Having a staircase in the center can have very strong negative effects in one home while being ... 

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    Feng Shui of a Closet in the Heart of the Home

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    We have many tips to help you deal with the challenging location of the heart of a home, here let's focus on good feng shui solution for a heart of the home located in a closet. There are 3 main tips that you absolutely have to continuously follow (and master!) in order to neutralize the potentially negative impact of a closet in the center of the home.