Some of you may really believe in Feng Shui in home design or interior decorating your home or apartment. Is there a relationship between the color of house paint with Feng Shui? What color should I use for home decor in the bedrooms, dining room, kitchen, family room and my office?
Feng Shui uses the principles of Eastern philosophy / China are seeking a balance of energy flow inside the house. Principles of Feng Shui aims to balance the Yin and Yang and the flow of Chi. Color becomes an important aspect of our environment and strengthen Color raises vibrations of energy. Use just enough color to create the decor is beautiful, peaceful and relaxing home environment. Feng Shui is based on the principle of balancing the five elements of earth. To the five elements are: wood, metal, fire, water and soil. The fifth element that should exist in equilibrium.
Outside environment (outdoor) homes should be considered when selecting house paint colors. Outdoor lighting gives the effect of how the paint color will look and reflect the atmosphere in the house.
In an environment with abundant sunshine, brown and orange colors are quite popular. Color bright yellow, blue or red looks gorgeous in the sunny, Mediterranean style. Intense color that looks wonderful for the environment with abundant sunlight. Conversely, it can be seem strange when the quality of the natural rays of less intensity, as in cold temperate regions.
The walls and floors that have a dark color pigment can absorb or absorb light. In contrast colors that light can reflect light and create a brighter effect anyway.
Below are the principles of the use of color as the wall paint where space should wear that color. Each color has negative and positive qualities on their own. What I present merely guidelines based on principles of Feng Shui Principles.
Ideally, the house was decorated according to the tastes of residents, so residents can feel comfortable. Choose a paint color or wall decorations wisely to strengthen the emotional effect that is in color. Any colors evoke different emotions for every individual. Your emotions are still dependent on individual life experiences and how you associate each color.
Red is the color that stimulates the dominant mood. The red color will give the impression of an object zoom, but otherwise the size of the Red room is a good color to accent. These colors should be used in the dining room, child’s bedroom, kitchen or workplace.
Pros: warm and rich
Cons: anger, shame hatred
Pink is associated with innocents, purity and romantic. Pink is perfect for the bedroom, less suitable for bathrooms or kitchens.
Pros: Fun, romantic
Purple is the color of the impressive and spiritual. Unggu can be used in bedrooms or meditation space. Instead, this color is not used in the kitchen or bathroom.
Pros: Passion, energetic and motivating.
Cons: sadness, pressing
Blue is associated with spirituality, peace, mystery, patience and contemplation. Blue colors suitable for bedrooms, therapy rooms and a meditation room. Should not be used for dining room or den.
Pros: trust, stability
Cons: Melancholy, suspicion
Green is a symbol of growth, fertility and harmony. The color green is refreshing and calming. Green suitable for bathrooms, therapy rooms and conservatory. Green should not be used in the family room, playroom or den.
Pros: optimism, freedom and balance
Cons: hostility, foul
Associated with a bright yellow. Yellow aids digestion and stimulates the mind. Yellow suitable for the hall / corridor and kitchen. Yellow should not be used for bathroom or meditation room.
Pros: optimism, resourcefulness and decisiveness
Cons: tricky, stiff, exaggerated
Orange is the color of happiness, and strong in encouraging communication. Orange can be used in bedrooms, dining room and hallway / corridor. Orange should not be used in bedrooms and small rooms
Pros: concentration, intellect
Brown is the color associated with stability and elegance. Chocolate can be used in the study. Should not be used in bedrooms.
Pro: security, elegant
Contra: dirty, depressed and old.
White symbolizes a new beginning, innocent and purity. White can be used in bedrooms and kitchens. White should not be used in the dining room and the child’s bedroom.
Pros: clean, fresh
Cons: Cold, lifeless, flat
Black is the color that is independent and mysterious. The color black is often used in the adolescent. The black color should not be worn on the child’s bedroom.
Pros: intrigue, the power draw
Cons: death, darkness:
Finally, the principles of Feng Shui is to balance in a harmonious environment. The guidelines in this article only general guidelines.