Quick Vaastu Tips & Remedies

  • Keep all electrical / heat generating appliances in the SE corner of the room.
  • Do not construct kitchen, toilets and prayer room (puja-room) next to one another.
  • The kitchen should not be directly in front of the main door.
  • Do not keep broken mirrors, and watches and electrical gadgets which are either lying idle or out of order in the house.
  • Mirrors, sinks, wash-basins and taps should preferably be along the NE wall.
  • The safe should open towards the north or the east. So, keep it along south or the west.
  • The toilet seat should preferably be along the North-South axis. The septic tank can be in the NW or the SE corner of the house.
  • Avoid having garbage dump, street-light pole, or boulders in front of the main gate or door.
  • Your main door should not be opposite the main door of another house.
  • The number of doors and windows should be more on the ground floor and less on the upper floor.
  • The image of Gajalaxmi at the main door is considered auspicious.
  • The North-East corner is the face house and should always be kept clean.
  • While cleaning the floor with any disinfectant, a little sea salt should be added.
  • Students should study facing the north or east.
  • Do not sit or sleep under a beam.
  • Do not keep or hang paintings depicting war, crime, violence, unrest, agony or distress.
  • Construct the front door in such a manner as to avoid the fall of a shadow on it.
  • Grow a tulsi or basil plant in front of the house.
  • Do not have any cactus in the house. Having it outside the boundary is good.
  • Rain water or drainage should flow towards NE-East-North.
  • Material to be used in the construction of a house or even commercial building should always be new, except when renovating.
  • Elderly people are always more comfortable in the South-West corner.
  • The height of the building should reduced from the SW to the NE.
  • Walls along the SW should be thicker as compared to walls along the NE.
  • Bhumi-pujan ceremony should be performed before commencing the construction of a new house and Griha-pravesh ceremony before shifting into it.
  • Do not have a toilet or prayer room (puja room) under a staircase.
  • Do not dig well in the middle of a house or plot. It is very inauspicious.